PIA flight narrowly escaped a deadly incident at Sukkur Airport
SUKKUR: Pakistan Airlines Aircraft flight narrowly escaped a deadly incident at Sukkur Airport.
A Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight from Islamabad to Sukkur had a nightmarish end as the emergency exit door of the aircraft opened during landing at the Sukkur airport. Ad
Sources said flyers on board the flight PK-631 screamed in horror when the door of the plane opened all of sudden during landing.
However, the pilot landed the plane safely. There were no reports of injuries to any passenger on board the flight. Ad
The management of the national flag carrier, taking note of the incident, launched a probe to determine the cause of the door opening.
Earlier, in Jan last year, Pakistan International Airline (PIA) had to offload at least 37 people from its flight PK-702 as a woman passenger mistakenly opened the aircraft’s back door.
An Islamabad bound flight of PIA, with 393 passengers from Manchester, was delayed for over seven hours as a female passenger pulled the lever of the aircraft’s back door while taxiing of the plane.