An Air India flight from New Delhi to San Francisco made an emergency landing at Russia’s Magadan airport on Tuesday after one of its engines developed a technical fault. AI173 was carrying 216 passengers and 16 crew members.
Air India flight AI173 on June 6, operating Delhi-San Francisco, suffered a technical fault in one of its engines. Air India said the flight with 216 passengers and 16 crew members was diverted and landed safely at Magadan airport in Russia. In the statement.
The airline said the plane was undergoing mandatory checks and was providing all support to passengers on the ground. Air India added that passengers will be given an alternative option to reach their destination as soon as possible.