Spicejet flight tire burst during take-off at Chennai
Chennai , Feb. 8 : The passengers and the crew of a Spicejet Chennai-Delhi flight were saved in the nick of time as the flight suffered a tyre burst on Thursday, after it took off from the Chennai airport.
A statement by the Spicejet said, "The passengers were deplaned in a normal manner and were taken to the terminal building".
The Chennai airport has been closed down until 6:00 pm today due to the presence of dysfunctional aircraft.
In a later incident, an Ethiopian airlines cargo flight had an emergency landing at the Chennai airport due to the lack of fuel in the aircraft.