Air India Air hostess falls off aircraft, hospitalised

A 53-year-old Air India air hostess suffered serious injuries after she fell from an aircraft while attempting to close the exit door of a New Delhi-bound flight on Monday morning at Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA), the airline said.

The incident happened when an air hostess on Air India flight AI 864 fell off the aircraft while the plane was getting ready for departure.

According to the sources, “the woman crew member was closing the door for the push back when she fell from the aircraft. She sustained injuries and was admitted in Nanavati Hospital for further treatment.”

Meanwhile, there has been no comments from Air India on the incident.