A- A A+

A Jet Airways flight suffered a technical issue while landing with 59 passengers and eight crew members on board at the Khajuraho airport on Monday in Madhya Pradesh following a tyre malfunction.

While the cause of the collapse of the landing is being interrogated, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has been updated with the incident.

Reports suggest that a tyre of the aircraft broke away from the landing gear and the plane jumped after hitting the runway leading to massive panic amongst passengers.
However, the pilot of the aircraft managed to land the plane successfully and all passengers were evacuated from the aircraft using emergency chute.
The incident took place at around 1:35 PM, airport officials inform.

First Published | 13 April 2015 6:32 PM
Read News On:

catches fire

Jet Airways plane

Khajuraho airport

Download English News App and stay updated with all Latest News. For News in English, follow us on        
Web Title: Jet Airways faces technical issue, passengers evacuate via emergency chute

(Latest News in English from Newsx)