Mumbai: Gusty winds at Mumbai airport damaged an engine of Vistara airline flight on Saturday.
The strong winds made an empty baggage container of another airline roll to one of Vistara’s aircraft parked at the Mumbai airport.
The incident damaged one of the engines of the Vistara aircraft. No one was hurt in the incident but the aircraft will be grounded for some time till it is fixed.
“Gusty wind led an empty baggage container of another airline accidentally roll to one of our aircraft parked at Mumbai airport early this morning, leaving a dent on the starboard side of one of the engines,” Vistara spokesperson said.
“There were no passengers or crew on board. The aircraft will be grounded for some time for repair work and consequentially affect our schedule on some routes. Inconvenience caused to customers for any delay or cancellation is regretted,” Vistara spokesperson added.
27/07/19 India Today