Air India Express flight hits electric pole on landing at Vijayawada Airport

An Air India Express flight coming from Doha hit an electric pole while landing at Vijayawada International Airport in Gannavaram. All the passengers are safe. There were 64 passengers in the flight including the crew

Air India Express flight IX- 1676 from Doha was scheduled for landing at 16:45 pm at Vijayawada International Airport. While proceeding from runway to Bay no 5, the captain followed leading margin yellow line instead of central yellow line.

The flight was about to land when its wing hit an electric pole. The pole fell down and the flight wing was slightly damaged.