SpiceJet Plane Hits Snag After Take-Off From Tirupati Airport, Turns Back

The SpiceJet plane carrying 40 passengers was flying from Hyderabad to Renigunta International Airport in Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh

SpiceJet Plane Hits Snag After Take-Off From Tirupati Airport, Turns Back

The technical snag-hit SpiceJet plane landed safely at Tirupati airport (File)

New Delhi:

A SpiceJet plane that had just taken off from Tirupati airport had to turn around and make an emergency landing after the pilot detected a technical snag, news agency ANI reported.

The plane carrying 40 passengers was flying from Renigunta International Airport in Andhra Pradesh to Hyderabad on its return trip when the technical snag was detected.

It landed safely, ANI reported.

"SpiceJet flight SG 1042 operating Tirupati-Hyderabad was cancelled due to a technical issue on Wednesday. All Passengers were adjusted on alternate flights," said a SpiceJet spokesperson.