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Engine fails, Jet flight makes emergency landing

PTI  Mumbai, July 30, 2013
First Published: 12:41 IST(30/7/2013) | Last Updated: 12:48 IST(30/7/2013)

A Bhopal-bound JetLite flight from Mumbai with 114 passengers on board made an emergency landing in Mumbai on Tuesday morning due to engine failure, airport officials said.

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The flight returned to the city airport after being airborne for over half-an-hour, they said.

The flight landed safely and it later departed for its destination after the problem was rectified.

"JetLite flight 9W1625, that had 114 passengers on board, took off at 5:47 am but landed back at 6:20 am due to port side engine failure," Mumbai airport spokesperson said.

The flight took off for Bhopal at 10:40 am, the spokesperson said.


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