Air India plane stuck under foot overbridge has become a topic of discussion on social media. Footage that has gone massively viral online shows the plane being stranded under a bridge near the Delhi airport. The plane, which did not have wings, was reportedly being towed when it got stuck on the Delhi-Gurugram highway.
The airplane did not block all traffic on the route. In the video, vehicles can be seen passing on one side of the highway, while on the other side the aircraft is jammed to a great extent.
The video has been viewed and shared thousands of times on social media and messaging platforms like WhatsApp, leaving many wondering how the plane got stuck in the first place.
In a statement shared by Air India with ANI journalist Ashok Raj, the airline said that the aircraft’s registration was canceled and was sold. The buyer was carrying it on Saturday night when he got stuck under the foot overbridge.
“This is an unregistered canceled aircraft of Air India which has been sold,” the statement said. “It was carried by the party last night. Air India has no affiliation with the aircraft under any circumstances.”
It is an unregistered scrap aircraft of Air India which has been sold. This was moved by the party last night. Air India is not affiliated with the aircraft under any circumstances: @airindiain
— Ashok Raj (@Ashoke_Raj) 3 October 2021
A Delhi airport official also confirmed this. times of India That the plane did not belong to the airport fleet.
“The aircraft definitely does not belong to the Delhi airport fleet and in the video, it is being taken without any wings. It appears to be a malfunctioning aircraft and the driver decided to make an error while transporting it,” the official said. Will happen.” .
Surprisingly, this is not the first time that passersby have been surprised to see an aircraft stuck on the road.
In 2019, a truck was carrying a Abandoned India Post plane Trapped under a bridge in Durgapur, West Bengal.
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