Passenger’s phone catches fire on IndiGo flight, triggers panic
The airplane landed securely at Delhi airport terminal, state authorities
Panic grasped travelers of a Delhi-bound IndiGo trip from Dibrugarh after the cabin staff saw smoke rising from the cellphone of a guest, which was swiftly produced with a fire extinguisher, the airline company stated on Thursday.
An elderly Supervisor General of Civil Aeronautics (DGCA) main verified that on Thursday Indigo A320 Neo airplane VT-IJV running trip 6E-2037 from Dibrugarh to Delhi reported smoke as well as stimulate from a guest’s cellphone.
” A cabin staff observed smoke as well as stimulate from a guest’s cellphone seated on 30C. The fire was snuffed out by cabin staff utilizing a cabin fire extinguisher,” he stated
There was no injury to any type of traveler or staff. The airplane landed securely at Delhi airport terminal, the main verified.
Replying to the case, an IndiGo agent stated that there was an occurrence of a smart phone battery home heating up unusually on trip 6E 2037 from Dibrugarh to Delhi.
The staff is educated to handle all unsafe occurrences as well as they swiftly took care of the scenario. There was no injury triggered to any type of traveler or residential or commercial property aboard.