Tyre of Air India aircraft deflates in Bhopal; all 75 passengers safe

Bhopal: A tyre of an Air India aircraft arriving in Bhopal from Delhi with 75 passengers on board was found deflated after landing at the airport on Wednesday morning.

File photo of an Air India aircraft. PTI

File photo of an Air India aircraft. PTI

All passengers are safe, an Air India spokesperson said in Delhi.

Reduced pressure was found in one of the tyres of the Airbus 320 aircraft, operating on Delhi-Bhopal-Delhi route after it landed at Raja Bhoj Airport and was taxiing to the terminal building, the spokesperson said.

The flight landed at around 0720 hours, the spokesperson said.