Govt On Air Crash Involving IAF Aircraft


Team DefenceAviationPost 
Every aircraft accident/incident is thoroughly investigated by a Court of Inquiry to ascertain the cause of accident and the recommendations of the completed Court of Inquiry are implemented.
Various preventive measures are being taken including invigoration of Aviation Safety Organization, streamlining of accident/ incident reporting procedure, analytical studies and quality audits of the aircraft fleets to identify vulnerable areas to avoid aircraft accidents.
Accident prevention programmes have been given an added thrust to identify risk prone/hazardous areas specific to the aircraft fleets and operational environment to ensure safe practices/procedures.
Year-wise details of accidents involving aircraft and helicopters of Indian Air Force and number of pilots who lost their lives in these accidents during the last three years (2014-15 to 2016-17) and the current year 2017-18 (up to 27.07.2017) are as under:

An aircraft sometimes may have certain design deficiencies, which get duly rectified as it is exploited in service.

This information was given by Minister of State for Defence Dr. Subhash Bhamre in a written reply to Mr Parvez Hashmi in Rajya Sabha today.

 

Credit Image – english.manoramaonline.com

You may also read!

Ajay Singh

Puducherry Back On Aviation Map; Services To Hyderabad Launched

After a gap of three years, flight services to Puducherry resumed today with low-cost carrier SpiceJet launching a service

Read More...

Air India’s maiden direct flight to Stockholm, all women crew

Air India today launched direct flights from here to Stockholm, making the Swedish capital its tenth destination in

Read More...

Tejas Fighter Finally Achieves Production Target

Since December 2013, when the indigenous Tejas fighter was operationally cleared to join the Indian Air Force (IAF), Hindustan

Read More...

Leave a reply:

Your email address will not be published.

Mobile Sliding Menu