Delhi players survive air scare in Raipur

Reportedly, the flight DD were travelling by landed, with another flight still on the runway

Raipur: Delhi Daredevils cricketers on Friday survived air scare when their flight narrowly avoided collision with another plane at the Swami Vivekanand airport here. According to airport authorities, who declined to be quoted, an Indigo Airlines plane carrying DD players landed at the airport here in the morning.

A Jet Airways flight from Mumbai entered the runway where Indigo plane was waiting for evacuation of the passengers, for landing. The Jet Airways flight pilot however applied brake after slowing down on the runway averting a certain mishap. DD is scheduled to play against Sunrisers Hyderabad here on Saturday.

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