The black box of the Air India Express plane which crashed on August 7 at Kozhikode airport in Kerala has been brought to Delhi. The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) is under investigation in the lab here.
DGCA Director General Arun Kumar said that “The investigation into the plane crash in Kozhikode has started, the night before, our first team left for Calicut. Aircraft Accident Investigation Bureau (AAIB) also reached the spot on Saturday. . Soon we will have all the copy from the recovered black box. We are talking to Boeing to check the original equipment of the aircraft and check for faults. Only after thorough and impartial investigation can we tell that in fact What happened.”
Arun Kumar said that “Aircraft Accident Investigation Bureau (AAIB) has come back with flight data recorder, cockpit voice recorder and other things and started investigating them. Since it is an international airport, international aviation agencies are also investigating Helping us. “
“Initial information showed that the touchdown was late. A touchdown occurred after 3,000 feet, which is a late touchdown, and there was also light rain, after which the aircraft slipped. It also crossed the runway and safety area and was down 10 feet. gone.”
He informed that ‘some international air operations have already started. Passengers are allowed to travel to India and travel from India. It depends on bubble management with countries like Britain, America, France. ‘
‘Restoration of international flight operations as a whole will depend on the state of the corona virus spread throughout the world. A lot of countries are still implementing quarantine measures, so it will take some time to fully operate international flights. ‘
Arun Kumar said that after the Mangaluru air crash, a committee had made suggestions regarding the table-top runway. For the Calicut airstrip, it was suggested to improve the strength of its pavement and increase its runway and safety area. After which the Airports Authority of India (AAI) re-occupied the runway and 2016 was worked on its strength.