An International flight made an emergency landing at Nagpur Airport after health condition of a pilot deteriorated.
The Biman Bangladesh flight was going to Dhaka from Muscat, carrying 126 passengers on board.
The Boeing aircraft, BG022, was near Raipur when it contacted Kolkata Air Traffic Control (ATC) for an emergency landing and was advised to land at the nearest airport, Nagpur.The plane landed at 11.40 am and the pilot was admitted to a local hospital, an official said.
Biman Bangladesh recently resumed flight services with India after air travel between the two countries was suspended during the coronavirus pandemic.
Inputs from India Today and livemint
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