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Posted at: Jul 3, 2019, 6:46 PM; last updated: Jul 3, 2019, 6:50 PM (IST)

Oman Air flight makes emergency landing in Mumbai

Oman Air flight makes emergency landing in Mumbai
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Mumbai, July 3

An Oman Air Mumbai-Muscat flight, with over 200 people on board, safely made an emergency landing at Mumbai Airport on Wednesday evening following engine failure shortly after take-off, official sources said.

Flight WY204, which had taken off around 4.15 pm, was barely airborne for 10 minutes when one of its engines failed, forcing it to return.

A full emergency was declared at the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport as the flight returned and landed safely on a single engine around 4.50 p.m.

There were around 205 passengers on board and there are no reports of any casualties in the incident.— IANS

 

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