BREAKING SpiceJet #SG703 Boeing 737-800 overshot main runway at Mumbai Airport, stuck in mud

A SpiceJet Boeing 737-800 overshot the runway on landing and got stuck in mud at Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport on Tuesday evening. All 183 passengers on the SpiceJet flight are said to be safe. The airline and airport authorities immediately carried out an emergency evacuation following the mishap. According to the initial reports, emergency chutes were deployed…

BREAKING Man held at Mangaluru airport (India) after alleged cell phone bomb found in check-in luggage

In a major scare at Mangalore airport on Tuesday, a Dubai-bound passenger’s power bank was found to have a suspicious clay-like object in his check-in baggage. The flight is question was an Indigo Airlines aircraft plying directly from Mangaluru to Dubai. “IndiGo’s alert security screener staff at Mangalore caught a suspect carrying alleged cellphone bomb…

BREAKING British Airways #BA303 to London evacuated at Paris CDG over ‘direct security reasons’

The evacuation was called at around 8am at one of France’s busiest airport – Charles de Gaulle. British Airways passengers of an Airbus A320 (reg. G-EUYC) were flanked by armed officers and searched by sniffer dogs after a “direct security threat” sparked the sudden evacuation of a London-bound plane. UPDATE Following additional security checks British Airways #BA303…

EMERGENCY Air India A319 flight #AI820 hits parked truck after landing at Delhi’s IGI airport

An Air India aircraft hit a parked ground cooling unit (GCU) truck just after landing on the runway at Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport. The incident took place around 9.41pm on Friday. The GCU is ground support equipment, which supplies cold air or hot air into a parked aircraft to maintain comfortable temperatures. Officials confirmed…