Passengers deboarded from Bangkok bound flight at Kolkata after smoke noticed during take-off
All the passengers of a Bhutan Airlines (Tashi Air Pvt. Ltd) flight were deboarded on Saturday after smoke was noticed to be coming out of the plane during take-off from Kolkata airport. Bhutan Airlines is Bhutan's first private airlines run by Tashi Group of Companies.
The flight was taking-off for Bangkok when smoke was noticed, after which take-off was aborted.
Fire brigades were rushed to the spot, said reports.
In 2014, a flight from Paro to Mumbai was forced to make an emergency landing at the NSC Bose International Airport in Kolkata after the windshield of the aircraft cracked during the journey.
On Tuesday, an Air India plane veered off from the taxiway at Kochi airport while approaching parking bay. The aircraft was grounded after the incident.