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Iraqi plane with 216 passengers makes emergency landing in Kuwait
August 1, 2016, 8:27 am

An Iraqi plane carrying 216 passengers made an emergency landing late Sunday at Kuwait International Airport, said head of Directorate General of Civil Aviation's (DGCA) Operations Saleh Al-Faddaghi.

The plane, which took off from Baghdad airport towards New Delhi, made the emergency landing at Kuwait airport after discovering a technical failure inside one of the engines, he told KUNA in a statement.

The plane landed safely and all passengers were safe, he said, indicating that the airport dealt with the situation in line with measures taken in such a case.

Source: KUNA

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