DGCA suspends 2 SpiceJet pilots for unfavorable runway edge lights

DGCA suspends 2 SpiceJet pilots for unfavorable runway edge lights

Aviation regulator DGCA suspended two SpiceJet pilots on Thursday for a length of four-and-half months for damaging the runway aspect lights of Mangaluru airport while landing a B 737 airplane on October 31 closing year, in accordance to an official document.

“Investigation has revealed that the plane touched down left of the centreline and deviated further to the left and the delayed corrective input through the crew led to the injury to three runway part lights,” the document of the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) stated. two It additionally noted that the period of suspension would be counted from the date of the incident. The plane was coming from Dubai when the incident occurred.