The flight being taken off the runway by the airport authorities on Wednesday. (Photo/ANI)
The flight being taken off the runway by the airport authorities on Wednesday. (Photo/ANI)

AP: SpiceJet flight carrying 40 passengers faces technical snag; cancelled

ANI | Updated: Jul 17, 2019 13:35 IST

Renigunta (Andhra Pradesh) [India], July 17 (ANI): A Spice Jet aircraft flying from Renigunta to Hyderabad was cancelled at Tirupati International Airport due to a technical snag on Wednesday. 
The flight landed soon after take-off when the pilot identified a technical snag in the aircraft, following which the aircraft landed safely. Almost 40 passengers were on board when the technical snag was identified.
"SpiceJet flight SG 1042 operating Tirupati-Hyderabad was cancelled due to a technical issue on Wednesday. All Passengers were adjusted on alternate flights", said SpiceJet spokesperson on the incident.
The flight had originally travelled from Hyderabad to Tirupati international airport. The flight was on its return journey when the snag occurred. (ANI)

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