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IndiGo Flight Diverted due to Medical Emergency

IndiGo AirlinesAn 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. The patient was rushed to hospital.

The flight resumed after a short delay.

Jet Airways Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Khajuraho

Jet AirwaysJet Airways flight 9W-2423 had to make an emergency landing at Khajuraho Airport in Madhya Pradesh, India, on April 13.

The airport authorities said the plane, operating on the Delhi-Varanasi-Khajuraho route, had to declare emergency due to a technical snag.

According to the airline, “The aircraft, a Boeing B737-800, experienced a technical problem with the landing gear. Safetychutes were deployed and all the 59 passengers and eight crew on-board the aircraft disembarked safely and were transferred to the terminal.”

The incident is being investigated.

Smoke Warning Prompts IndiGo Flight to Make Emergency Landing in Indore

IndiGo AirlinesIndiGo flight 6E-496 made an emergency landing at Devi Ahilyabai airport in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India, on March 11.

The crew declared emergency after a warning system indicated smoke in the cargo area. The flight was en-route from Mumbai to Indore at the time.

The plane landed uneventfully, around 4 minutes before its scheduled landing time. All 181 passengers remained unharmed.

Investigation into the incident is underway.

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