Jun 9, 2019
Pakistan International Airline (PIA) passenger opened Emergency Exit door thinking its a Toilet door
A female passenger on board in a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight opened an emergency exit door believing it was the door of the toilet. Trending : Udupi people in India try Frog wedding for rains
The PIA flight (PK 702) from Manchester to Islamabad was delayed by several hours due to this reason. After the passenger unknownly opened the emergency exit it resulted in activation of emergency chute. Recommend : No work under the direct sun in Saudi Arabia from June 15
- After the investigation, The female passenger said she thought it was the door of the toilet. This incident happened while the plane was parked on the runway and read to take off.
- Immediately, All the passengers offloaded from the flight and their luggage was removed and all the passengers were put up in hotels. This incident happened on 7th June 2019. See Also : Saudi Arabia is issuing e-Tourist Saudi visa in 3 minutes
- As per the aviation industry expert, deploying an emergency slide is not a small incident. It actually costs an airline to bear from 6000 USD to 30,000 USD, whenever the emergency chute is deployed.