SpiceJet flight suffers tyre burst, Chennai airport closed till 6pm

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A Chennai to Delhi SpiceJet flight has suffered a tyre burst at Chennai International Airport on Thursday. All the passengers are safe. Owing to the tyre burst runway at Chennai Airport has been closed till 6 pm.

SpiceJet flight sufferers tyre burst, Chennai airport closed till 6pm

After the tyre burst, the crew decided to turn back and landed safety at Chennai. Passengers were deplaned safely in a normal manner and taken to the terminal building, stated SpiceJet.

Following a tyre burst the SpiceJet aircraft. PTI Photo

Meanwhile, Ethiopian Airlines cargo aircraft declared emergency landing at Chennai International Airport at 2:44 PM due to low fuel.

Click here for flight status: www.chennaiairport.com/departures.php

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