Safety concern: DGCA issues show cause to AirAsia India – Times of India: NEW DELHI: AirAsia India is underneath regulator probe for alleged violation of security practices. The Directorate Basic of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has issued present trigger discover to the JV airline’s head of flight operations and security. The violations are learnt to be associated to pilot fatigue and a touchdown strategy of questionably utilizing flaps in a technique to save gasoline.
Safety concern: DGCA issues show cause to AirAsia India – Times of India
An AirAsia India spokesperson confirmed “receipt” of the discover and stated “we’re helping the regulator in its reality discovering course of. We’ll totally cooperate with the regulator.”
The present trigger comes after the DGCA had on June 15 introduced a probe into AirAsia India following a pilot levelling allegations of security breaches by the airline on social media. The pilot, who airline officers stated has been suspended pending inquiry into disciplinary fees, had levelled fees in a video that went viral on SM.
Taking cognisance of that, the DGCA had Tweeted on June 15: “DGCA has taken word of the considerations raised by some stakeholders towards a selected airline and its strategy to security. DGCA has already began an investigation into the problems flagged and shall take acceptable motion based mostly on the result of the stated investigation.”