Friday, May 12, 2017

Jet Airways flight suffers ‘tail strike’

A Bangkok-bound Jet Airways flight carrying 188 people today suffered “suspected tail strike” and came back to the airport here.
The airline said the aircraft landed safely and all the 180 passengers and eight crew members have deplaned.
The crew of flight 9W-70 executed an air turn back to Mumbai on account of a ‘suspected’ tail strike, a Jet Airways spokesperson said in a statement.
The aircraft is being inspected by the Jet Airways Engineering team and ground personnel.
12/05/17 PTI/