13 iulie 2018

Bengaluru: IndiGo jets narrowly escape mid-air crash


According to an airline official, the Kochi bound plane had around 160 passengers and the other had 162.  The Air Traffic Control (ATC) had asked one aircraft to climb to 36,000 feet and the other to 28,000 feet. Bengaluru: It was a narrow escape for passengers of two IndiGo flights, which came within 200 feet of each other over the city’s air space on July 10, but avoided collision thanks to onboard alarm systems that alerted their pilots. An IndiGo aircraft, flying from Coimbatore to [...]