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Indigo Plane Couldn’t Land in Chennai Due to Heavy Fog

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An Indigo plane which was scheduled to land at around 7.20 AM on Friday was diverted to Kochi due to heavy fog in the airport area.

Representational image via rediff.com
Representational image via rediff.com

What the actual story is?

The Indigo plane, carrying 180 passengers from Chennai, could not land because of poor visibility due to fog and the pilot was directed to divert it to Kochi, said the airport authorities said. Later on, the Indigo aircraft returned to the Chennai at around 10 AM from Kochi after the fog cleared and there was conducive climate for landing.

Representational image via monthshot.com
Representational image via monthshot.com

Usually aircrafts get diverted in extreme fog condition to avoid any mishap.