Narrow escape for passengers as AI plane's tyres burst at Jammu

  • IANS

    IANS | Jammu

    June 9, 2017 | 05:23 PM
Passengers, Air India, Delhi-Srinagar flight

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Passengers of an Air India flight had a providential escape on Friday when the tyres of the aircraft burst on landing at the Jammu airport here, police sources said.

The number of passengers on the Delhi-Srinagar flight could not be known immediately. 

"All the passengers are safe. The plane was scheduled to travel to Srinagar after picking/dropping passengers from Jammu," an official said.

Sources said the runway suffered some damage due to the accident.

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