Spicejet plane skids off runway in Hubballi; everyone aboard safe


Hubbali: A SpiceJet plane with 78 persons including four crew members on board, skidded off the runway at Hubballi airport in north Karnataka, but none was hurt, an airline senior official said.

The aircraft, coming from Bengaluru, skidded off in rain as it landed, the official said. All the passengers and crew on board were safe, he said. Karnataka Information Minister Roshan Baig was also on board the aircraft. “No injuries were reported. The incident has been reported to the DGCA. SpiceJet is conducting a full inquiry,” said G P Gupta, Chief Administrative Officer, SpiceJet.