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Chartered plane skidded off the runway of Mumbai airport; Six passengers and two crew members were on board

Pankaj Prasad
Mumbai Airport
Mumbai Airport

A chartered plane met with an accident during landing at Mumbai airport on Thursday.

A chartered plane met with an accident during landing at Mumbai airport on Thursday. There were eight people on board the plane. At present there is no information about any casualty. All operations at the airport have been closed until further orders. According to BMC, three of the people aboard the chartered plane have been admitted to the hospital in injured condition.



The Directorate General of Civil Aviation said that the VSR Ventures Learjet 45 aircraft VT-DBL, which came to Mumbai from Visakhapatnam, skidded (wear off) while landing on Runway 27 of Mumbai Airport. There were six passengers and two crew members on board the aircraft. Visibility was 700 meters with heavy rain. At present there is no information about any casualty.