SpiceJet’s Dubai-Jaipur flight makes safe landing at Jaipur Airport after tyre burst

Jaipur: A SpiceJet aircraft with 189 people on board landed safely at the Jaipur Airport on Wednesday morning after one of its tyres burst.

The Dubai-Jaipur flight, SG 58 had suffered a tyre burst while landing at the airport in Jaipur at around 9 am.

All the passengers and crew were safely evacuated after the emergency landing.

“While aircraft was descending at Jaipur, pilots were informed by Jaipur ATC of suspected tyre burst in Dubai. The crew followed their procedures and landed safely in Jaipur,” a SpiceJet spokesperson said.

“Passenger were deplaned normally. The flight was uneventful,” the spokesperson added, clarifying that no emergency landing was carried out at Jaipur. The aircraft is being examined.