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Tehran-bound flight makes emergency landing at Delhi airport

The flight had taken off from Delhi around 4.27pm

delhi Updated: Jan 31, 2018 22:41 IST
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Hindustan Times
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A Tehran-bound flight of Mahan Air – a private airline based in Iran – made an emergency landing at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport in Delhi after one of its engines failed soon minutes after take-off on Wednesday.

NEW DELHI

A Tehran-bound flight of Mahan Air – a private airline based in Iran – made an emergency landing at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport in Delhi after one of its engines failed soon minutes after take-off on Wednesday.

The flight had taken off from Delhi around 4.27pm. At around 4:50 pm, the ATC declared full emergency and the flight returned to Delhi. It landed safely on runway 28 around 5:13 pm.

There were no reports of any injuries.

First Published: Jan 31, 2018 22:39 IST