Giving an update of the flight status, Air India tweeted: "AIUpdate: #AI191 will take off from #Kazakhstan (AKX) at 2030 Hrs local time. ETA at #Newark (EWR) is 2230 Hrs LT."
It also posted: "#AI191 Delta will take off from #Delhi to #Kazakhstan (AKX) at 1500 Hrs IST. ETA at #Kazakhstan (AKX) is 1830 Hrs LT."
It also said that Air India chairman A. Lohani had spoken to the pilot and all people on board are satisfied. "AI CMD, Mr Lohani spoke to Capt.Aroob. The pax are satisfied and happy that the flt safely landed in #Kazakhstan."