Air India Mumbai-New York flight lands in UK after bomb scare

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An official from Air India said the cost of reviving the airline was nearly ₹30,000 crore. Representational image: PTI

A US-bound flight of Air India from Mumbai made a precautionary landing in London  on Thursday following a bomb threat, the airline said.

The flight landed at the Stansted airport in London, Air India tweeted.

“AI 191 Mumbai-Newark of June 27 has made a precautionary landing at Londons Stansted airport due to a bomb threat,” the airline said.

The tweet has now been deleted.