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Short-circuit in Indigo flight forces pilot to abort take-off

PTI  Chennai, October 06, 2012
First Published: 11:17 IST(6/10/2012) | Last Updated: 11:18 IST(6/10/2012)

A suspected short circuit in a Kolkata-bound Indigo flight, carrying 161 passengers, led the pilot to abort it moments before take-off in Chennai on Saturday.

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Airport sources said the pilot noticed smoke in the engine and immediately alerted airport officials.

The passengers of the Indigo Airlines were offloaded safely, they added.

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