Mumbai, July 22: The Mumbai - London Jet Airways flight has been diverted to Bucharest (Romania) due to a medical emergency. More details awaited. According to a tweet by ANI, the Jet Airways flight 9W 116 has been diverted to Romania.
To meet growing travel demand, Jet Airways, India’s premier full-service international airline announced the introduction of its third, non-stop, daily service between Mumbai and London Heathrow last year in May last year. The services came into effect from October 29, 2017.
The airline had announced that as part of the airline’s Winter schedule, the new daytime service – 9W 116 will depart from Mumbai at 0905 hrs.to arrive at London Heathrow at 1335 hrs. On its return, the planned departure for 9W 115 from London Heathrow is at 1530 hrs., arriving in Mumbai at 0555 hrs., giving guests a head start to their day in India’s economic capital.