DGCA asks Jet Air, SpiceJet to take action on sensor-related issues with Boeing 737 MAX


Aviation regulator DGCA has asked Jet Airways  and SpiceJet  to take corrective action to address possible issues with their Boeing 737 MAX planes that could lead to “significant altitude loss” of the aircraft, a senior official said Thursday.

The latest directive follows advisories issued by US watchdog Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and Boeing after the crash of a Boeing 737 MAX plane operated by Indonesia’s Lion Air last month.

Currently, Jet Airways and SpiceJet fly Boeing 737 MAX planes in India. Together, there are at least six such aircraft with the two carriers. Read More

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