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BA flight en route to Mumbai makes emergency landing

5 days ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

A British Airways flight en route to Mumbai from London had make an emergency here on Thursday. The plane was carrying 214 people. No one was hurt.
The airline said in a statement that the decision to divert the plane was made “following a technical issue.”
The captain of flight BAW199 requested an emergency landing at Baku's Heydar Aliyev airport after a failure of the left engine on the Boeing-777, the airport said.
The plane landed safely at around 6:30 a.m. local time. The passengers were taken to the airport's transit zone and were given food and drink, according to the...
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Jet Airways flight makes forced landing in Delhi due to technical snag

Jet Airways flight makes forced landing in Delhi due to technical snag

5 days ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

A Jet Airways flight bound for Bhopal with 71 passengers on board was forced to return Delhi on Tuesday evening due to a technical snag, the airline official said.
Although the airline arranged an alternative aircraft but that also developed a technical glitch and subsequently the airline had to cancel the flight.
An airline spokesperson confirmed the cancellation of the flight but said that it was due to technical snag coupled with the expiry of duty hours of the crew.
The cancellation of the flight triggered protest from the affected passengers, who came down on the tarmac at the IGI...
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