New Delhi, Mar 30: In a close shave for passengers, a Vistara plane had to make an emergency landing at the Ahmedabad airport. Initial reports said that the cause of the emergency landing was the failure of the right engine. The flight number of the aircraft is UK 966. Further details are awaited.

Meanwhile, Twitter reactions of the stranded passenger suggested something amiss. Some people tweeted that the Vistara flight was delayed by 3 hours, whereas others said that the flight landed soon after taking off.

On March 12, an IndiGo Airlines flight made an emergency landing in Ahmedabad due to a technical issue. Reports said the IndiGo neon plane travelling to Lucknow suffered an engine failure mid-air and had to land at the Ahmedabad airport after a full emergency was declared.