Emergency landing of Jet Airways flight at Dumdum airport


Kolkata: A Jet Airways flight on route from Kolkata to Silchar had an emergency landing soon after takeoff as the plane developed a mechanical snag. The pilot landed the plane at Dumdum airport on Monday, after detecting the fault. No one is injured in the incident. The plane is undergoing repair at the airport. Passengers are expected to accommodate in other available flights.

The flight was carrying 130 passengers on board. It is to be noted that a Jet Airways plane caught fire on Sunday, leveling a question mark on the safety standard of the carrier.