Plane's 'crash landing'

A disused Air India passenger plane fell from a ground transporter while being moved near Begumpet Airport in the Indian city of Hyderabad yesterday. The Airbus A-320 was being moved from the airport to Air India's cadet training facility when the tr
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A disused Air India passenger plane fell from a ground transporter while being moved near Begumpet Airport in the Indian city of Hyderabad yesterday. The Airbus A-320 was being moved from the airport to Air India's cadet training facility when the transport carrier crane that was carrying the aircraft toppled under its weight, dropping the plane onto a wall nearby. Police and airport officials confirmed that no one was injured in the incident.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 11, 2016, with the headline 'Plane's 'crash landing''. Print Edition | Subscribe