Published On: Thu, Jan 23rd, 2020

Trainer aircraft makes emergency landing on Eastern Peripheral Expressway

Ghaziabad: A National Cadet Core (NCC) training aircraft on Thursday made an emergency landing on the Eastern Peripheral Expressway near here after some technical snag.

The tail of the training aircraft carried the NCC logo

A senior Ghaziabad Police officer said that “a trainer aircraft made an emergency landing near Sadarpur village around 1.30 pm.”

He said the two-seater trainer aircraft made an emergency landing on the Eastern Peripheral Expressway after developing some technical snag.

“The pilot had no option other than to land it on the highway,” he said.

According to the officer, the front wheel and the left wing of the aircraft suffered damage while landing, and following the emergency landing, Indian Air Force officials took the pilots away with them.

The tail of the training aircraft carried the NCC logo, he added.

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