Narrow Escape for AI Flight as Tyre Bursts While Landing


Bhopal: Tyre of a Bhopal bound Air India flight AI-435 burst while landing on Wednesday. All passengers are reportedly safe. As per reports, there was a jerk following which the tyre burst, however the pilot safely landed the plane.

The flight was scheduled to leave for Delhi after landing in Bhopal but following the accident,  the flight will leave in the afternoon. There has been several such incidents in the past

In September 2015, more than 160 passengers including Jharkhand chief minister Raghubar Das had a miraculous escape on board a GoAir flight when one of the rear tyres burst while landing at the Ranchi airport.