Tuesday, 18 December, 2018

Jet flight returns to Mumbai with 30 'bleeding' passengers

Nosebleeds on Indian flight after crew forget to pressurise cabin Plane passengers suffer nose & ear bleeding as crew ‘forgot’ to maintain cabin pressure
| 21 September, 2018, 16:17

That experience for about 30 of them on the Jet Airways flight between Mumbai and Jaipur resulted in headaches, ear pain, nosebleeds, and panic after pilots "forgot" to flick a switch that pressurized the plane's cabin, the BBC reports.

The airline said in a statement that the flight turned around "due to loss in cabin pressure" and "regretted" what happened.

Video footage shows the moment oxygen masks were released after the cabin lost pressure.

The 166 passengers were left in the unpressurized cabin of the Boeing 737 for 45 minutes, according to the Guardian. The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) will also be conducting an investigation on the airline as well. Many passengers have complained of headache. Airport medical teams administered first-aid to all those who had immediate need of it soon after the flight returned to Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport in Mumbai. It added: "All guests were deplaned safely and taken to the terminal". It also said that the cabin crew has been taken off scheduled duty pending investigation. "We were suffocating. They made no announcements telling us what was going on", said Sakhamitra Ashwini, a passenger on board the flight. Passenger safety completely ignored", another passenger tweeted, while another said, "emergency landing at Mumbai.

Jet Airways did not immediately respond to a request for further comment from ABC News.


Serious incidents and accidents are referred to the AAIB for a detailed investigation. "Oxygen masks came out but no one gave us warning or instructions".

According to a tweet on ANI, the plane had to be turned back to Mumbai mid-air after take off.

The affected passengers are presently being attended by doctors at the airport.

"He has been taken for audiometry test and the hospital will issue a health statement after some time", a spokesperson of the hospital said. Following the incident, Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu ordered a sweeping safety audit of every Indian airline, airport, training school, and fix company.

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