Kyrgyz plane makes emergency landing due to failure of engine
ISHKEK, Aug. 5 (Xinhua) -- A 320 aircraft of Kyrgyzstan's Avia Traffic Company made an emergency landing at Manas airport minutes after take-off on Sunday.
The press service of Manas International Airport said that three minutes after its takeoff at 7:46 a.m. local time, an alarm was triggered about the incorrect parameters for the operation of one engine.
The captain of the plane carrying out a charter tourist flight from Bishkek to Antalya, Turkey, decided to return to the Manas airport, it said.
Press secretary of Manas airport Aliya Kurbanova told Xinhua that no one was injured and that all the passengers were provided with hot meal and hotel.
Avia Traffic Company, an airline with its head office in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, operates its flights from Manas International Airport.