India / Air India Express flight going to Dammam makes emergency landing at Thiruvananthapuram airport Kerala

Vikrant Shekhawat : Feb 24, 2023, 04:51 PM
Thiruvananthapuram. There was chaos on Friday at Thiruvananthapuram airport in Kerala. Actually, the Air India Express flight from Calicut to Dammam was diverted due to technical reasons. Then the emergency landing of the aircraft was done at Thiruvananthapuram airport. Immediately after this, a complete emergency was declared at Thiruvananthapuram International Airport. A flight from Calicut to Dammam was diverted due to hydraulic equipment failure. According to airport sources, the flight landed at the airport at 12.15 pm.

Sources say that the rear part of Air-India Express IX 385 flight (Air India Express flight emergency landing) carrying 182 passengers hit the runway while taking off from Calicut International Airport in the morning. It is said that after extracting fuel over the Arabian Sea for a safe landing, the aircraft landed at the airport. During this, the airport management had declared a complete emergency.

Big accident averted

According to the information, Air India Express IX3 385 flight was safely landed at the airport at 12.15 pm. If sources are to be believed, during takeoff from Calicut, the rear part of the aircraft collided with the runway. After this the pilots of the flight showed understanding. First the fuel of the flight was dumped, then the emergency landing of the aircraft was done.

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