Boeing 737 was taking off from Indian holiday resort when crashed off a runway. Jet Airways plane was carrying 161 passengers and 15 people suffered injuries.
Passengers said they saw smoke inside the flight. When evacuation was called, panic occurred among the passengers. However, all passengers were safely evacuated out of the airplane in 15-20 minutes.
‘It needs time for the proper investigation to go on and we are cooperating with the DGCA (Directorate General of Civil Aviation),’ Jet Airways spokeswoman.
After the incident, seven scheduled flights that were going to land at the airport were canceled.