Air India Tyre Burst at Mumbai. Picture Courtesy – Mid Day
Another day, another aviation related incident in India. According to this report in Mid Day, Air India’s flight from Nagpur to Mumbai suffered a tyre burst while landing leading to congestion at Mumbai airport.
Per flightradar as of 12:01AM local time, arrivals at BOM were delayed as much by 21 minutes with 66% of the flights being delayed. Trends predicted the delay to increase even further.
Not sure if there are official statistics available however this must be fourth of fifth tyre burst incident in India.