NEW DELHI: The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has launched a probe into AirAsia India after a pilot levelled allegations of safety breaches by the airline on social media.
The pilot, who airline officials say has been suspended pending inquiry into disciplinary charges, had levelled charges in a video that went viral on Monday.
Taking cognisance of that, the DGCA tweeted: “DGCA has taken note of the concerns raised by some stakeholders against a particular airline and its approach to safety. DGCA has already started an investigation into the issues flagged and shall take appropriate action based on the outcome of the said investigation.”
DGCA has taken note of the concerns raised by some stakeholders against a particular Airline and its approach to sa… https://t.co/AMnESvYplz
— DGCA (@DGCAIndia) 1592230358000
Comments from AirAsia India were sought and awaited till the time of going to press.