Air Asia flight makes emergency landing at Hyderabad airport

Air Asia

Hyderabad: An Air Asia flight on its way from Amritsar to Bangalore made an emergency landing at Rajiv Gandhi International Airport here late on Saturday night.

The pilots of flight no 1629 detected smoke in air and the ATC declared a local standby emergency. The flight landed safely and 112 passengers disembarked the plane safely. The aircraft is currently parked at bay 57, sources said.