Low Cabin Pressure Forces SpiceJet Plane To Make Emergency Landing

SpiceJet Flight Emergency Landing: Following the standard operating procedure, the crew diverted the SpiceJet aircraft to Ahmedabad, where it landed safely, he added.

Low Cabin Pressure Forces SpiceJet Plane To Make Emergency Landing

SpiceJet Flight: Oxygen masks were deployed after the aircraft had a cabin-pressure problem

Highlights

  • SpiceJet aircraft from Mumbai landed in Ahmedabad after pressure problem
  • The Boeing 737 aircraft was carrying over 100 passengers to Delhi
  • All the passengers are safe, an airline spokesperson said
Ahmedabad:

Low cabin pressure mid-air forced a Delhi-bound SpiceJet aircraft from Mumbai, carrying over 100 passengers, to land at the city airport this morning under emergency conditions.

All the passengers on-board were safe, an airline spokesperson said.

"SpiceJet Boeing 737 aircraft (VT-SZB) was operating flight SG 160 Mumbai-Delhi. Enroute, the aircraft had a (cabin) pressure problem," a SpiceJet spokesperson said.

Following the standard operating procedure, the crew diverted the aircraft to Ahmedabad, where it landed safely, he added.

There were over 100 passengers on-board the plane, the spokesperson said.

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