Thursday, August 18, 2022
HomeTrending Stories EnglishSpiceJet Double Bother: Karachi Cease, Windshield Cracks On Mumbai Flight

SpiceJet Double Bother: Karachi Cease, Windshield Cracks On Mumbai Flight


That is the seventh safety-related concern in SpiceJet in lower than 3 weeks, say sources (Representational)

New Delhi:

A SpiceJet plane, flying from Kandla in Gujarat, made a precedence touchdown in Mumbai after its outer windshield developed a crack mid-air, mentioned the airline. That is the second incident within the day involving a SpiceJet airplane.

Officers mentioned the Kandla-Mumbai flight of SpiceJet was at 23,000 ft altitude when the windshield’s outer pane cracked.

All passenger and crew members are protected, the airline mentioned in an announcement.

“Throughout cruise at FL230, P2 facet windshield outerpane cracked. Related non regular guidelines actions had been carried out. Pressurization was noticed to be regular. Precedence touchdown was carried out and plane landed safely at BOM (Bombay),” the airline mentioned in an announcement.

Aviation sources have instructed IHNS that that is the seventh safety-related concern in SpiceJet in lower than three weeks. The opposite incidents, all of which have been dropped at the eye of the regulator, together with two door warnings, a fowl hit, oil leakage from an engine, a pressurisation downside along with immediately’s malfunction.

The aviation regulator, Directorate Normal of Civil Aviation (DGCA) performed a fleet-wide security audit of SpiceJet plane simply final month and continues to hold out inspections on a case-by-case foundation.

Earlier immediately, a SpiceJet airplane flying from Delhi to Dubai needed to be diverted to Karachi as a result of a malfunctioning indicator gentle.

Simply two days in the past, the pilot of a SpiceJet Q400 airliner flying from Delhi to Jabalpur made a ‘Could Day’ misery name and returned to Delhi after smoke was detected within the cabin.

On June 19, a Delhi-bound SpiceJet plane, with 185 passengers on board, made an emergency touchdown in Patna proper after take-off as its left engine caught hearth following a fowl hit.

RELATED ARTICLES

Most Popular