Indigo flight makes emergency landing in Chennai after smoke alarm

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Chennai | November 20, 2019 2:04 PM

An Indigo aircraft from Coimbatore carrying 168 passengers made an emergency landing here following detection of a smoke alarm on Wednesday, airport officials said.

indigo flight emergency landing, indigo chennai emergency landing, chennai coimbatore flight emergency landing, chennai flight emergency landing, chennai flight smoke alarmPilot of the Coimbatore-Chennai service contacted the control room after detecting the smoke alarm from the cargo area and sought priority landing. (Representational Image: PTI)

An Indigo aircraft from Coimbatore carrying 168 passengers made an emergency landing here following detection of a smoke alarm on Wednesday, airport officials said. The flight made a safe landing and all the passengers and crew members onboard were safe, they said.

Pilot of the Coimbatore-Chennai service contacted the control room after detecting the smoke alarm from the cargo area and sought priority landing, they added. Further details are awaited.

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