Published On : Tue, Jul 2nd, 2019

SpiceJet flight overshoots runway at Mumbai airport

A SpiceJet flight from Jaipur skid and overshot the main runway while landing at the Mumbai airport amid heavy rains on Monday, although none of the passengers were hurt in the incident, said a source privy to the matter.

The incident happened on Monday around 11.45 pm when the SpiceJet flight SG6237 flying from Jaipur to Mumbai skid and overshot the main runway, the source said.

“A SpiceJet flight SG6237, which was coming from Jaipur to Mumbai, skid and overshot the main runway around 11.45 pm on Monday night. All passengers are safe. The main runway has been temporarily closed,” the source said.

Due to the incident, a secondary runway is in operation at the airport currently.