AVI- IGI FIRE - Fire at IGI airport forces 2 flights to abort landing
Contributed by NAMPA / PTI.
New Delhi, Oct 13 (PTI) A fire near one of the runways at the Indira Gandhi International Airport today forced at least two flights to abort landing at the last minute, according to officials.
A patch of grass near runway 27 caught fire this morning around 11 AM. Airport sources called it a "minor" fire, which lasted for a few minutes.
However, Vistara's UK 970 arriving from Mumbai and another Air India plane had to do a go-around because of the fire, officials at the airport said.
A go-ar ...