The Plane Accident Investigation Bureau (AAIB) has recovered digital flight knowledge recorder and cockpit voice recorder from the Air India aircraft that crashed in Kozhikode, Kerala on Friday night. The recovered parts, that make up the black field of the plane, will assist investigators work out what prevented the Boeing Co. 737 from making a touchdown on Friday. The tools might be dropped at Delhi for additional investigation.
No less than 20 folks, together with the pilot and the co-pilot of the aircraft, have been killed as Air India’s Specific flight IX 1344 overshot the runway at Kerala’s Kozhikode airport and fell right into a gorge, breaking into two. The flight, which was bringing Indians from Dubai below the federal government’s repatriation initiative Vande Bharat Mission, was carrying over 190 folks on board.
The accident occurred round at round 7:41 pm on Friday when the Air India flight from Dubai was making a descend and getting ready for touchdown.
The Union civil aviation ministry and the Director-Common of Civil Aviation (DGCA) will maintain an pressing assembly Air India officers over the incident on Saturday at Rajiv Gandhi Bhawan.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union minister Amit Shah, civil aviation minister Hardeep Singh Puri, amongst many different leaders and politicians expressed grief over the accident. United Nations’ specialised aviation company, Worldwide Civil Aviation Group (ICAO), additionally regretted the accident.