Vistara Flight To Mumbai Returns To Varanasi After Bird Hit

Vistara Flight To Mumbai Returns To Varanasi After Chicken Hit

A Vistara flight heading to Mumbai returned to Varanasi after it suffered a fowl hit on Friday, the airline mentioned.

In an announcement, a spokesperson of the non-public provider mentioned: “Vistara flight UK 622 working from Varanasi to Mumbai on August 5, 2022 turned again to Varanasi resulting from a fowl strike throughout departure. On account of a upkeep inspection of the plane being required, one other plane has been despatched from Delhi to Varanasi to fly the passengers to Mumbai. It has been our fixed endeavour to minimise inconvenience to our clients in such unavoidable conditions while holding security as our topmost precedence.”

Sources near information company PTI mentioned Vistara’s UK622 flight was heading to Mumbai on Friday when it obtained hit by a fowl, which broken its radome.

The aircraft returned to Varanasi, they mentioned, including that it has been grounded.

That is the second such incident reported within the nation in two days.