New Delhi, August 8
An AirAsia India plane departing for Mumbai on Saturday morning aborted its take-off at Ranchi airport after encountering a hen hit, mentioned the airline spokesperson.
This incident occurred a day after an Air India Express flight from Dubai with 190 folks onboard overshot the runway at Kozhikode airport in wet situations and went down 35 toes right into a slope earlier than breaking apart into two items, killing at the very least 18 folks.
“AirAsia India aircraft VT-HKG operating from Ranchi to Mumbai as flight i5-632 encountered a bird hit during scheduled departure at 11:50 hrs, today, 8th August 2020,” said the airline spokesperson.
The pilot aborted take-off and the plane is at the moment being inspected, the spokesperson famous, including that the flight is scheduled to depart as soon as the plane is cleared for operations.
“AirAsia India prioritises the safety of our guests and crew and regrets the inconvenience caused on account of this delay,” the spokesperson mentioned. PTI