Technical Snag

  • Thiruvananthapuram: AI Express flight returns after technical snag 3 days ago

    Thiruvananthapuram: An Air India Express flight to Dubai with 186 passengers on board returned to the airport here tonight after engine trouble was detected, airport sources said. All passengers and crew are safe, they said. They said the aircraft was scheduled to take off at 1630 hrs but left only at...
  • BSE pre-opening session restarts after technical snag July 3, 2014

    Mumbai: The pre-opening session of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) has restarted after a technical snag forced it to close at 9:30 am on Thursday. Exchange operator BSE halted trading on Thursday morning across all of its markets, including shares, currencies and indexes due to a network outage, BSE said. BSE...
  • Technical snag in Kolkata Metro leaves passengers stuck for over an hour, many faint June 23, 2014

    Kolkata: Passengers were stuck for over an hour after a train broke down inside a tunnel on the Kolkata metro rail line on Monday. Several passengers fainted and had to be taken to the hospital. The metro services have been hit after a technical snag in one of the rakes....
  • We prayed to our gods during those hours, say MH192 passengers April 22, 2014

    Bangalore: Airport arrivals are where one can spot some of the happiest faces. But happiness is an understatement when you see your child coming safe after an air-scare. This is what Tejaswi's mother felt as she hugged her daughter at the Kempegowda International Airport in Bangalore. Tejaswi was one of...
  • TN: SpiceJet flight grounded after landing gear snag, all passengers safe July 28, 2013

    Chennai: Forty-two passengers of a SpiceJet flight from here had a narrow escape when the main landing gear malfunctioned at touchdown at the Tuticorin airport on Sunday and the aircraft was grounded. All the passengers were safely disembarked and the aircraft which sustained slight damage had been grounded, Tuticorin airport sources...
  • Delhi metro train breaks down mid-route; passengers evacuated June 11, 2013

    New Delhi: Hundreds of commuters on Delhi Metro's Jahangirpuri-HUDA City Centre line had a harrowing experience after a train got stuck in a tunnel during rush hour on Tuesday morning for 45 minutes. All the commuters on the train have been safely evacuated, an official said. The Yellow Line metro...
  • Emirates' Dubai flight delayed by over 8 hours August 9, 2012

    Chennai: The departure of a Dubai-bound Emirates Airways flight scheduled to take off from Chennai at 9.45 am on Thursday with 369 passengers was rescheduled following a technical snag, airport officials said. The passengers had boarded the flight in the morning but were made to wait in the aircraft for three...
  • Assam violence: PM's chopper returns mid-way July 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit to the violence-affected region of Kokrajhar in Assam was cut short on Saturday after his helicopter developed a technical snag and could not land there. The helicopter had to return mid-way to Guwahati. Sources said that the PM will now hold the pre-scheduled meetings in...
  • Technical snag hits BSNL broadband users in Chandigarh, Punjab May 28, 2012

    Chandigarh: BSNL broadband users in Punjab and Chandigarh have been unable to access internet since morning today due to a server problem. "The server in Noida, which caters to the northern region was not functioning because of some power supply issue. As a result of which the broadband users could...
  • Kol-Delhi passengers stuck in plane for 5 hrs September 9, 2010

    Kolkata: A Delhi-bound Spice Jet aircraft returned to the Kolkata airport on Wednesday due to technical snags detected shortly after it took off. About 17 minutes after the Spice Jet 219 flight took off from the Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport at 6.35 pm, the left engine started emitting smoke,...
  • Kingfisher flight back in Mumbai after technical snag September 15, 2009

    Mumbai: A Kingfisher Airlines flight to Bangalore returned minutes after take-off from Mumbai on Tuesday when a technical snag was detected, an airport official said. Flight IT 103, with 80 passengers on board, took off from the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport shortly after 0900 hrs IST. Barely 10 minutes into the...
  • BA flight to Delhi forcelands in Germany, 222 safe October 13, 2008

    A British Airways flight to Delhi with 222 passengers and 16 crew members made an emergency landing at a German airport on Sunday October 12, following technical problems with its in-flight entertainment system. The pilot of the Boeing 777 was alerted to the problem by a cockpit alarm and the...
  • Technical snag: AI plane returns to Delhi April 28, 2007

    New Delhi: Air India planes continued to be plagued by technical problems as one of its flights to Toronto had to abort its journey due to a fault noticed mid-air on Saturday. The pilot of AI-187 Delhi-Amritsar-Birmingham-Toronto flight, that took off from New Delhi on Saturday morning, noticed the fault and...
  • Air Deccan fined for delayed flight December 28, 2006

    New Delhi: What the fog! is what all passengers at the Delhi airport were thinking all of last week, with the fog leading to delay - and in many cases, cancellation - of flights. And as if the sudden burst of rain and strong winds that caused poor visibility was not...
  • Pranab's flight has a bumpy ride August 28, 2006

    Kolkata: A Delhi-bound domestic flight carrying 129 passengers, including Defence Minister Pranab Mukherjee and five crew members, returned to the N S C Bose International Airport on Monday evening following a suspected technical fault. The pilot detected a technical problem within 15 minutes of take-off at 1720 hours IST and sought...