An Air India (AI) aircraft, carrying over 136 passengers, landed on a wrong runway in Maldives’ Male airport on Friday, according to an airline official.
The A320 plane with 136 passengers and crew on board was flying from Thiruvananthapuram to Male.
“The aircraft VT EXL landed on an under-construction runway at Male,” a senior Air India official said.
The tyres of the plane were deflated and was towed away to the parking bay, the official said.
An Air India spokesperson confirmed that the aircraft landed on a wrong runway at the airport but did not provide specific details.
(With PTI inputs)