Thursday, January 11, 2018

Major disaster averted at Mangaluru Airport; Jet Airways flight aborts takeoff at last minute

Bengaluru: A major accident has been averted at the Mangaluru Airport, details coming in from Karnataka show.
As per news agency ANI, the incident happened when a Jet Airways flight was about to take off from the runway.

News agency ANI reported quoting sources that an empty tractor was parked at the end of the runway when the Mumbai-bound Jet Airways flight was about to take off.

The tractor, which was deployed for cutting grass, was spotted by the Air Traffic Control (ATC). ATC officials immediately suspended the flight's take-off and averted a major mishap.
11/01/18 Times Now