Air hostess falls off plane while closing door for departure

A flight attendant fell off an Air India plane on Monday while trying to close the door for the pushback. The flight was scheduled to depart New Delhi from Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport.

Accordng to, the 53 years old air hostess identified as Harsha Lobo, suffered serious injuries on her right leg. She was admitted to Nanavati Hospital. The incident took place on Air India flight AI864 that operates on Mumbai-Delhi route.

It was gathered that the incident occured after all the passengers boarded the flight. The woman was closing the door for the pushback but it was a little bit too tight, so she fell from the aircraft itself.

The plane’s departure was delayed as a result of the incident.


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