Full emergency declared for GoAir flight from Mumbai to Lucknow due to technical failure (Photo Credit: Representative image)
A full emergency was declared for a GoAir flight with 178 passengers and 4 crew onboard from Mumbai to Lucknow due to a technical failure on Tuesday evening. The aircraft returned and landed safely at the Mumbai airport at 7:57 pm. The glitch-hit Airbus A320 plane, however, landed safely, the official said.
"Full emergency was declared at 7.57 pm for Lucknow-bound Goair flight which sought a mid-air turn back from the Mumbai ATC due to some technical failures in one of the engines," a Mumbai airport official said.
The A320 aircraft landed safely and the emergency was later withdrawn, the official added.