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Sep 03, 2013 at 10:23am IST

TN: Smoke billows from SpiceJet flight engine as it lands at Tuticorin

Chennai: Smoke billowed from a SpiceJet flight engine on Tuesday as the plane landed at Tuticorin in Tuticorin. Fire tenders were called in to spray foam.

All 72 passengers who were on board the flight were evacuated safely. SpiceJet has now cancelled its return flight to Chennai.

The investigations are on to find out what caused the smoke. More details are awaited.