Saturday, October 29, 2016

Following delayed flight, Abhishek Bachchan criticises Jet Airways

Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan today took a swipe at private carrier Jet Airways after his his flight to Chennai from here was delayed due to "non-availability" of pilots to operate the aircraft.

"Flying to Chennai. Baggage, check. Board flight on time, check. Seat belt fastened, check. Only thing we need now are our pilots!!," Junior Bachchan said in one of his tweets after his flight failed to depart on time.

"Well done Jet Airways!!! Entire plane boarded without any pilots on board. Still waiting and hoping...," he further tweeted.

He was travelling to Chennai by Jet Airways flight 9W-485, which was scheduled to depart at 10.30 am but took off at around 11.50 am after a delay of nearly one-and-a-half hour as the airline did not have pilot to fly the plane.
28/10/16 PTI/Mumbai Mirror