Vizag IndiGo Plane Hits Wild Boar During Takeoff , Airline issues statement

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Indigo Flight traveling from Vishakapatnam to Hyderabad, while take-off on the runway a Huge wild Boar or Gaint Hog suddenly came under the airlines. pilot notices, and when it was in the last stage of taxiing.

"The pilot sensed that something hit the aircraft wheel and informed the same to the Air Traffic Control after the take-off".

The incident took place when the plane was taking off at 10 pm. Hence, the plane could not immediately return as the damaged rear wheel failed to retract.

The pilot returned to Visakhapatnam and flew in a pattern around the city to burn up as much fuel as possible and landed back at the airport safely.

The incident occurred on Sunday in IndiGo flight number 6E-742 from Vishakhapatnam to Hyderabad.

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IndiGo Airlines on Tuesday issued a statement and said that by adhering to the standard operating procedures (SOPs) a major tragedy was averted.

There were 159 passengers and crew on board the plane.

The Gurgaon-based airline said it has raised the issue of birds and wildlife endangering the safety of the passengers as well as the flight operations with the Visakhapatnam airport authorities. He also added that as many as six wild boars are known to be roaming at the vicinity of the airport. Otherwise, it is impossible to enter the airport.

Summary: There must be a breach or a big hole in the compound wall. Andhra Pradesh Air Travellers" Association vice-president O. Naresh Kumar described it as a "security breach' and wondered how a wild boar could gain entry into the highly restricted area.

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