Hong Kong-bound plane forced to return to NAIA | Global News

Hong Kong-bound plane forced to return to NAIA

By: - Reporter / @santostinaINQ
/ 12:58 PM October 14, 2011

MANILA, Philippines — A Philippine Airlines flight bound for Hong Kong had to turn and make an emergency landing at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport Friday morning  because of a problem with its landing gear.

According to the Manila International Airport Authority media affairs division, PR 300 was in the air when its pilot contacted the NAIA control tower around 8 a.m., asking that it be allowed to make an emergency landing.


The airplane landed safely, MIAA said.


Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: Civil Aviation, Emergency landing, Features, Homg Kong-bound PAL plane, Labor, PAL, safety
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

© Copyright 1997-2022 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.