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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 122917
Last updated: 15 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-214
Registration: VT-WAM
MSN: 4399
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 166
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:New Delhi -   India
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:New Delhi
Destination airport:Bangalore
A GoAir plane returned to the Delhi airport soon after it took off Monday morning when a fire was reported on board, officials said.

The GoAir 201 flight was headed to Bangalore, a fire official said.

"We received a call at 9.52 a.m. today (Monday) morning from the airport regarding the emergency landing made by the GoAir flight." A.K. Sharma, director, Delhi Fire Service (DFS), told IANS.

"We were reported about fire in the compound of the flight. Three fire tenders were rushed immediately after the call was received. The situation is now under control," he added.

"Passengers were evacuated immediately. All the passengers are reported to be safe on the board," Sharma added.


Revision history:

06-Jun-2011 05:53 gerard57 Added
06-Jun-2011 06:06 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total occupants, Source]

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