Navy Helicopter Have Emergency Landing Near Arabian Sea, Crew Member Rescued
A navy helicopter ditched off the Mumbai coast due to a technical snag, on March 8. The Indian Navy helicopter ditched close to the coast near the Arabian Sea. Furthermore, the flight was on a routine sortie; three crew members were rescued by naval patrol craft after immediate search and rescue. A probe to investigate the incident has been ordered. This is a developing story, details are awaited.
Tags: Indian Navy, Arabian Sea, Emergency Landing, Technical Glitch, investigation
Courtesy: The Free Press Journal
IAF Helicopter Made Emergency Landing In Rajasthan, No Casualties Reported
A helicopter of the Indian Air Force (IAF) made an emergency landing on a farm in Rajasthan's Hanumangarh district. On August 23, the police confirmed the landing, after the IAF developed a technical snag, informing that Its crew members are safe. "It was a helicopter of the Indian Air Force that made an emergency landing on the farm on Tuesday morning," said Sangaria police station SHO Hanumanaram Vishnoi
Tags: IAF, Hanumangarh, Emergency Landing, Helicopter, Technical Issue
Courtesy: Press Trust of India
Emergency Landing Made By Three International Airline Planes In India In 48 Hours After Technical Issues
Three international airline planes made emergency landings in India in last 48 hours, according to Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), happened in Calicut, Chennai, and Kolkata on July 15 and July 16. Air Arabia flight at Cochin, Ethiopian Airlines aircraft at Kolkata airport, and Sri Lanka Airlines plane at Chennai airport all made emergency landings due to various technical problems. DGCA requested a thorough investigation into… read-more
Tags: International Flights, Emergency Landing, India, Technical Glitch, DGCA
Courtesy: DNA INDIA
SpiceJet Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Detecting Smoke Inside Cabin
A SpiceJet flight which was enroute from Delhi to Jabalpur, returned to Delhi after smoke was detected inside the cabin. The flight which left Delhi airport at 6:15 am, returned to Delhi at 7 am, after passengers first spotted the smoke at around 5,000 feet altitude. All the passengers were safely de-boarded at Delhi airport. Reportedly, the passengers also complained of difficulty to breath due to the smoke.
Tags: SpiceJet, Smoke In Plane, Delhi, Jabalpur, Emergency Landing
UP CM Yogi Adityanath's Chopper Makes Emergency Landing After Bird Hit
UP CM Yogi Adityanath's chopper made an emergency landing in Varanasi following a bird hit, on June 26. Reportedly, the chopper was in transit from Reserve Police Lines in Varanasi to Lucknow. Following the incident, CM Adityanath returned to the circuit house and will travel Lucknow by a state-run plane. Reportedly, he has visited Varanasi to review the law and order situation and the development works.
Tags: Uttar Pradesh, Lucknow, Varanasi, Emergency Landing, Yogi Adityanath
Courtesy: Hindustan Times
DGCA Orders Probe Into Air Arabia Flight's Emergency 'Mayday' Landing At Ahmedabad Airport
Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has announced an investigation into the matter of emergency 'Mayday' landing by an Air Arabia flight, on June 6. According to DGCA's statement, Air Arabia A320 Aircraft A6-AOT flight (Chittagong to Abu Dhabi), made an emergency landing at Ahmedabad Airport, after experiencing No.1 Engine Stall and Engine Fail ECAM warnings. DCGA will now conduct a preliminary investigation in consultation with… read-more
Tags: AAIB, DGCA, Air Arabia, Engine Fail, Emergency Landing
US-Bound Air India Flight Makes Emergency Landing At Delhi Airport
Owing to a medical emergency on board, an Air India flight, AI-105, returned to Delhi airport after three hours of flight on December 4, which was scheduled to land in USA's Newark. Reportedly, a man, travelling with his wife, fell ill on the plane. He was declared dead by doctors at the airport after a thorough check, reported ANI. The flight was resumed at around 4:00 PM.
Tags: Air India, Newark, Delhi Airport, Emergency Landing, medical emergency
Private Helicopter Carrying 5 Crash Lands In Ernakulam; No Casualties
A helicopter, owned by Lulu group founder MA Yousaffali, made an emergency crash landing in Panangad area of Kerala’s Ernakulam district on April 11 due to technical snag. All the five people onboard, including Yousaffali and his wife, were rushed to Lakeshore hospital. Fortunately, no casualties were reported in the incident. Yousaffali, a retail business tycoon and UAE’s richest NRI, was travelling to Lakeshore hospital to see a relative.… read-more
Tags: Kochi, lulu group, Hospitals, Technical Error, Emergency Landing
Courtesy: Times Now