Bhutan Air Flight Lands in Emergency at Kolkata

Monday, June 16, 2014
By George Hatcher

A Royal Bhutan Airlines flight heading to Mumbai, India, from Paro, Bhutan, had to make an emergency landing at the NSC Bose International Airport, Kolkata at 9:30 a.m. on June 15.

An official at NSC Bose International Airport said that the captain sought permission to make an emergency landing because the windshield of the aircraft cracked while the flight was underway.

Airport authorities also confirmed that the plane landed safely and all passengers and crew remained unharmed.

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