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Air India Aircraft Overshoots Runway At Pune, No Casualties Reported

The airplane was immediately evacuated.

12/05/2017 9:44 PM IST | Updated 12/05/2017 9:47 PM IST
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PUNE -- In a close call for 152 passengers, an Air India Delhi-Pune flight AI-849 overshot the runway after landing here on Friday evening, officials said.

The AI and airport authorities immediately evacuated all the 152 passengers on board from the airliner and no injuries were reported.

The incident occurred around 6.30 p.m. and efforts were underway to clear the blocked runway which was expected to be operational soon.

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