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TL-LD AIRCRAFT - AI Express flight hits wall at Tiruchi airport, all passengers safe (Eds: Updating with more details)

Contributed by NAMPA / PTI.

Tiruchirappalli, Oct 12 (PTI) Passengers of a Dubai-bound Air India Express flight escaped unhurt after the aircraft hit a wall at the airport here Friday, officials said.
There were 133 passengers and crew members on-board the aircraft, which took off from the airport here and later landed at Mumbai after four hours, they said.
The plane took off from the airport here around 1:20 am for Dubai, but was diverted to Mumbai where it landed at 5:20 am, airline officials said.
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