Spice Jet Escapes Major Accident


Kolkata: A spice jet aircraft with over 150 passengers on board suffered a tyre burst on Tuesday while taxiing after it landed at Kolkata airport. The aircraft was going to Bengaluru from Bagdogra via Kolkata.

The aircraft was taken to a taxiway where passengers were evacuated with the help of emergency chutes, an AI spokesperson said. The incident took place at around 7 PM.