New Delhi, Feb 11 (PTI) Four passengers suffered nose bleeding on an Air India Express flight from Muscat to Calicut Sunday due to pressurisation problem, according to the airline. Also Read - Black Box of Crashed Indonesian Plane Retrieved From Jakarata Gulf Waters

The incident happened soon after the plane, which had 185 passengers onboard, took off from Muscat airport. Also Read - Boeing to Pay $2.5 Billion to Settle US Criminal Probe Against 737 Max Crashes

In a statement, an Air India Express spokesperson said the plane returned to bay due to “aircraft pressurisation problem” and four passengers had nose bleeding. Also Read - Crazy! Man Climbs Onto Airplane's Wing Right Before Takeoff at Las Vegas Airport | Watch Video

The four passengers were treated by the airport doctor and declared fit to travel. Few other passengers who had experienced discomfort and ear pain soon became alright after the aircraft landed back and they were inside the terminal building, the statement said.

The flight ‘IX – 350’ had 185 passengers, including 3 infants. It was a Boeing 737-8 aircraft. PTI

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