Monday, August 07, 2017

Bad weather: Saudi-Kochi flight diverted to Chennai

Kochi: Saudi Arabian Airline flight, SA 892, flying from Riyadh King Khalid International Airport (RUH) to Cochin International Airport Ltd (Cial), that was scheduled to arrive in Kochi at 11am on Sunday, was diverted to Chennai International Airport due to the bad weather conditions in Kochi.
Cial officials said that the flight from Riyadh that was carrying around 300 passengers arrived in Chennai around 12pm.
Another flight arranged by Saudi Arabian Airline will depart from Chennai at 11.05pm and is scheduled to arrive in Kochi around 11.55pm on Sunday night itself carrying one batch of passengers. The second batch will arrive at Cial in another flight at 8.30am on Monday said Cial official.
07/08/17 Times of India