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Air India Plane Suffers Bird Strike Near Guwahati International Airport

Monday, January 22, 2018
By George Hatcher
Air India Plane Suffers Bird Strike Near Guwahati International Airport

Air India flight AI-889 suffered a bird strike near Guwahati International Airport, Guwahati, India, on January 19th. The incident happened when the Airbus A321-200 plane, flying from Delhi, India, was on approach to Guwahati Airport. The plane landed safely. All one hundred and sixty people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Air India Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Failure

Sunday, January 7, 2018
By George Hatcher
Air India Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Failure

Air India flight AI-662 made an emergency landing at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai, India, on January 7th. The plane was flying from Goa, India, when the crew declared an emergency due to a hydraulic failure. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Air India Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Srinagar

Monday, August 28, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air India Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Srinagar

Air India flight AI-822 had to return and make an emergency landing in Srinagar, India, on August 26th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Jammu, India, but had to turn back after the crew reported that they had not received a locked indication for the gear. The plane landed back safely. All one... »

Air India Flight Diverts to Iran due to Cracked Windshield

Friday, August 11, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air India Flight Diverts to Iran due to Cracked Windshield

Air India flight AI-120 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Tehran, Iran, on August 9th. The Boeing 787-800 plane heading from Frankfurt, Germany, to Delhi, India, was diverted after cracks were noticed in the left windshield. The plane landed safely. All two hundred and forty-nine passengers aboard remained unharmed. Download article... »

Air India Plane Diverts to Maharashtra due to Issue with Landing Gear

Wednesday, July 26, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air India Plane Diverts to Maharashtra due to Issue with Landing Gear

Air India flight AI-676 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport, Maharashtra, India, on July 22nd. The Airbus A320-200 flying from Kolkata to Mumbai in India had to divert due to some issue with its landing gear. The plane landed safely. No one was injured. Download article... »

Air India Express Plane Veers Off Runway in Mangalore, India

Monday, July 17, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air India Express Plane Veers Off Runway in Mangalore, India

Air India Express flight IX-814 veered off runway after landing in Mangalore, India, on July 16th. The Boeing 737-800 plane flying from Dubai, United Arab Emirates, had just landed when it momentarily veered off runway before returning to the center line. All one hundred and eighty-five people aboard remained uninjured. Several runway edge lights... »

Air India Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Mumbai

Thursday, June 15, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air India Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Mumbai

Air India flight AI-937 had to divert for an emergency landing in Mumbai, India, on June 13th. The Airbus A321-200 plane heading from Kozhikode, India, to Dubai, United Arab Emirates, was diverted after a burning odor was noticed in the cockpit. The plane landed uneventfully. All sixty-two people aboard remained safe. Download article as... »

Air India Plane Overruns Runway at Jammu Airport

Saturday, June 10, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air India Plane Overruns Runway at Jammu Airport

Air India flight AI-821 overran the runway during landing at Jammu Airport, India, on June 9th. The incident happened when the Airbus A320-200 plane was coming from Delhi, India. There were one hundred and thirty-four people aboard at the time; all of them remained uninjured. The airline said the plane burst a tire on... »

Air India Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Mumbai

Thursday, May 25, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air India Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Mumbai

Air India flight AI-669 had to return and make an emergency landing in Mumbai, India, on May 22nd. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Bhubaneswar, India, but had to turn back after the crew noticed smoke in the cockpit. The plane landed back safely. All 155 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as... »

Air India Plane Over-runs Runway in India

Saturday, May 13, 2017
By George Hatcher
Air India Plane Over-runs Runway in India

Air India flight AI-849 made a safe emergency landing at Pune Airport, Maharashtra, India, on May 12th. The Airbus A321-200 flying from Delhi, India, had landed safely but it over-ran the end of runway. The passengers were evacuated via slides. All 152 people aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

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