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Bird-Hit Indigo Airlines Flight Returns to Raipur, India

Monday, April 10, 2017
By George Hatcher
Bird-Hit Indigo Airlines Flight Returns to Raipur, India

Indigo Airlines flight 6E-252 made an emergency landing in Raipur, India, on April 9th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Kolkata, India, but had to turn back due to a bird strike. The plane landed back uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. The airline arranged a replacement plane for the passengers. Download article as... »

IndiGo Airlines Flight Rejects Take Off From Mumbai

Sunday, January 22, 2017
By George Hatcher
IndiGo Airlines Flight Rejects Take Off From Mumbai

IndiGo Airlines flight 6E-248 had to reject take off from Mumbai, India, on January 21st. The Airbus A320-200 plane was accelerating to take off for Delhi, India, when one of the engines emitted sparks and a loud bang, forcing the crew to reject take off. The plane safely returned to the apron. Everyone aboard... »

IndiGo Airlines Flight Diverts to Kolkata due to Engine Issue

Friday, January 20, 2017
By George Hatcher
IndiGo Airlines Flight Diverts to Kolkata due to Engine Issue

IndiGo Airlines flight 6E-3645 had to divert to Kolkata, India, on January 18th. The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Delhi to Assam, India, was diverted after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane landed uneventfully. There were 180 passengers and 6 crew members aboard at the time; all of... »

IndiGo Airlines Flight Diverts to Hyderabad due to Medical Emergency

Saturday, October 8, 2016
By George Hatcher
IndiGo Airlines Flight Diverts to Hyderabad due to Medical Emergency

IndiGo Airlines flight 6E-716 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, in Hyderabad, India, on October 6th. The plane heading from Kolkata, West Bengal, to Bengaluru, Karnataka, was diverted after a passenger started experiencing chest pain and breathlessness. The plane landed uneventfully. The patient was rushed to hospital.... »

IndiGo Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Medical Emergency

Friday, September 23, 2016
By George Hatcher
IndiGo Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Medical Emergency

An IndiGo Airlines flight made an emergency landing in Raipur, Chhattisgarh, India, on September 21st. The plane heading from Kolkata, West Bengal, to Bengaluru, Karnataka, was diverted due to a medical emergency. According to Director, Swami Vivekanand International Airport, Santosh Dhoke, “The aircraft landed here at around 2.30 PM to address the medical emergency... »

IndiGo Plane Makes Precautionary Landing in Mumbai due to Disruptive Passenger

Saturday, July 30, 2016
By George Hatcher
IndiGo Plane Makes Precautionary Landing in Mumbai due to Disruptive Passenger

An IndiGo flight had to divert and make a precautionary landing at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai, India, on July 28th. The aircraft was travelling from Dubai, UAE, to Kozhikode, India, when a passenger onboard started misbehaving with the crew and got violent. The passenger was detained and is now under investigation. Download article... »

Indigo Flight Diverts to India due to Technical Problem

Sunday, May 22, 2016
By George Hatcher
Indigo Flight Diverts to India due to Technical Problem

Indigo flight 6E-591 diverted and made a safe emergency landing at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India, on May 19th. The Airbus A320-200, heading from Vadodara, to Delhi, India, was mid-air when the crew reported a technical fault, prompting the plane to divert. The plane landed successfully. All 183 people onboard remained... »

IndiGo Flight Returns to Bangalore due to Hydraulic Leak

Friday, May 13, 2016
By George Hatcher
IndiGo Flight Returns to Bangalore due to Hydraulic Leak

IndiGo flight 6E-637 had to return and make an emergency landing in Bangalore, India, on May 11th. The Airbus A320-200 took off for Patna, India, but had to return shortly afterwards after the crew reported a hydraulic leak. The plane burnt off excess fuel before landing back safely. All 154 passengers and 6 crew... »

IndiGo Flight Diverted due to Medical Emergency

Monday, November 9, 2015
By George Hatcher
IndiGo Flight Diverted due to Medical Emergency

An IndiGo flight made an emergency landing in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India, on November 8. The plane was heading from Varanasi to Mumbai when the pilot decided to divert due to a medical emergency. Authorities said the pilot informed ground officials about an elderly man who was experiencing chest pain. The plane landed safely.... »

IndiGo Flight Diverts due to Medical Emergency

Tuesday, September 1, 2015
By George Hatcher
IndiGo Flight Diverts due to Medical Emergency

An IndiGo flight had to make an emergency landing at Devi Ahilyabal Holkar Airport in Indore, India, on August 31. The plane was en-route from Mumbai to Lucknow when it had to be diverted due to a medical emergency. Authorities said a female passenger fell critically ill midair. The plane landed safely. The patient... »

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