SpiceJet Plane Returns to Chennai due to Blown Tire

Friday, February 9, 2018
By George Hatcher

SpiceJet flight SG-106 had to return and make an emergency landing in Chennai, India, on February 8th.

The Boeing 737-800 plane took off for Delhi, India, but burst a right-hand main tire during departure.

The crew subsequently decided to return to Chennai.

The other right-hand tire burst as the plane touched down. Everyone aboard remained uninjured.

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