— Karma Bhutia (@iambhutia) June 7, 2020
Now an Air India Delhi – London flight had to be delayed as a swarm of ants were found in the business class cabin.
An Air India flight about to depart from Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGI) at 2pm on Monday delayed its take off by more than three hours after a swarm of ants was noticed in the business class.
After the issue was addressed, the AI-111 flight departed from the airport at 5.20pm, people familiar with the development said.
Ants were found in the business class section right before the flight was on the verge of taking off from the airport. Later, Air India changed the aircraft and substituted it with another Boeing 787-8.
London bound Air India (AI-111) flight aborted take-off at Delhi airport after swarm of ants found in business class. Prince of Bhutan was on board. Later Air India changed the aircraft.
— ANI (@ANI) September 6, 2021
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