Air India plane makes emergency landing in Baku (UPDATE)

Economy Materials 11 July 2016 15:31 (UTC +04:00)

Details added (first version posted on 15:11)

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 11

By Maksim Tsurkov – Trend:

An Air India plane, flying on London-Mumbai route, made an emergency landing at the Heydar Aliyev International Airport in Baku in the evening on July 10, Trend learned from the airport July 11.

“Air India’s Boeing 787 Dreamliner, flying on London-Mumbai route with 206 passengers onboard, made a successful emergency landing at Baku airport at around 22:00 (UTC/GMT +4 hours) July 10 due to technical reasons,” said the airport without elaborating on the malfunction.

Air India sent another plane to Baku in order to take the passengers to Mumbai.

The plane with all the passengers onboard took off from Baku at 14:37 (UTC/GMT +4 hours), said the airport.


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