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Ant makes Delhi-London AI flight delayed for over 3 hours ; here is the incident

NEW DELHI: In a bizarre incident, the takeoff of a London-bound Air India flight was cancelled after ants were discovered inside the plane.

The flight, which was scheduled to depart from the Indira Gandhi International Airport here at 2 p.m. today, was delayed for more than three hours after a swarm of ants was discovered in the business class.

According to report, the ants were discovered inside AI-111’s business class just before the plane was about to take off.

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Report suggests that the AI-111 flight left the Delhi airport at around 5.20 p.m., rather than the scheduled departure time of 2 p.m.

The plane was later supplemented by another Boeing 787-8.

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