Cockpit fumes compel emergency landing of IndiGo flight at Delhi airport

Published on : Friday, November 24, 2017

indigoAn aircraft of IndiGo Airlines that that travelling to Vishakhapatnam from Delhi made an emergency landing on Wednesday after a crew member observed fumes spearing from the plane’s cockpit according to a leading news media agency.

 

Flight 6E719 had taken off from Delhi around 5.30 a.m.

 

It was carrying 170 passengers on board. But it was compelled to return to Indira Gandhi International Airport within 10 minutes after its cabin started filling up with smoke.

 

Automatically oxygen masks were deployed after the plane’s cabin pressure dropped, as per an identified airport official.

 

Indigo mentioned that they had conducted the precautionary landing following a ‘false alarm’. Keeping the safety and security of passengers in mind, the captain-in-command informed the Air Traffic Control. Thereafter a precautionary landing in Delhi was carried out as per a spokesperson for the airline.

 

Once the plane landed the airplane landed the airplane was checked for oil leakages and electrical burn residue but nothing was discovered.

 

 

 

 

Tags: , , ,

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

arrow2Follow TTW
 
facebook-logo  twitter-logo  LinkedIn_logo  stumbleupon-logo   rss_logo 
ttw_blogger_logo  ttw_blogger_logo  ttw_blogger_logo

ADVERTISEMENT

  • 01 AIME 2018 BB
  • 02 WTM Latin America 2018
  • 03 EMITT 2018
  • 04 AIME-2018 small
  • 05 itb-china 2018
  • 06 Central & Eastern Europe 2018
  • 06 imtm 2018
  • 06 TTF-2018
  • 07 balttour 2018
  • 07 ibtm arabia 2018
  • 08 mice-arabia 18
  • 09 The hotel shows audiarabia 18
  • 10 hotelfair 2018
  • 10 miceforum 18
  • 11 Digital Travel 2018
  • 30 PATA

TRAVEL INDUSTRY EVENTS

Get our toolbar!
Review www.travelandtourworld.com on alexa.com