Emergency landing needed for Thai Airways flight
A Thai Airways International flight heading to Narita airport in Japan had to detour to make an emergency landing at Suvarnabhumi Airport on Monday, THAI announced.
In a press statement, THAI said the flight TG676 detoured one hour after it took off from Suvarnabhumi at 8am. After one of the engines malfunctioned, the pilot decided to return to Suvarnabhumi for an emergency landing in line with the “utmost precautionary measures”, the statement said. THAI said passengers were given food coupons and temporary shelter while engineers fixed the problem. The flight resumed at 11:59pm on Monday.