The air India flight made an emergency landing in Russia, according to the Airlive.net website. The incident’s origin has not yet been determined.
On its journey from Delhi to San Francisco, an Air India jet had to make an emergency landing in Magadan, Russia.
The crew of Air India flight #AI173 from Delhi to San Francisco made the decision to make an unscheduled landing at the Magadan airport due to a technical issue.
The engines on the Boeing 777-200 (flight number VT-ALH) had problems.
The problem is currently being examined by Rossiya Airlines personnel to determine if it can be rapidly remedied.
Currently, the journey from New Delhi to San Francisco makes stops in Bangladesh, Myanmar, China, and Japan before flying across the Pacific and touching down in the USA.
The aircraft is carrying 232 persons in all. The decision regarding whether the aircraft can fly or not will be made soon.