ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58500
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Narrative:A kite was sucked in to the left side engine before the aircraft reached an altitude of 500ft AGL. Smoke starting billowing from the engine. An air traffic controller alerts the flight crew, who must have also received in-flight alarms by that time. With alacrity, the crew led by Captain Ajay Keri, goes through the emergency procedures, extinguishes the fire, turns the aircraft around, and lands.
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 46|
|Aircraft damage:|| Minor|
|Location:||Kolkata (Calcutta) -
|Phase:|| Take off|
|Nature:||Passenger - Scheduled|
|Confidence Rating:|| Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources|
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