Islamabad: Inquiries into pilots' licenses The licenses of each pilots who died within the aircraft crash have been declared suspicious.
A gathering of the sub-committee of the Senate Standing Committee on Aviation was chaired by Chairman Mustafa Nawaz Khokhar and was attended by officers from Civil Aviation, PALPA and PIA.
The Secretary Civil Aviation briefed the committee on the problem of questionable pilot licenses and stated that the levels of pilots have been investigated on the orders of the Supreme Court, forensic audit on pretend licenses has been accomplished, pilots in the course of the investigation. Was additionally summoned in particular person.
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The assembly additionally revealed that the licenses of the 2 pilots killed within the Havelian aircraft crash have been pretend. Palpa representatives informed the committee forensic investigation into the pilot's license discovered the licenses of the 2 pilots killed within the Havelian accident suspicious.
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Capt. Waqas objected, saying that it was unlucky to have a listing of names of martyred pilots within the Havelian license. It was not acceptable to incorporate their names earlier than the investigation report. The Havelian aircraft crash was of a technical nature.
Capt. Waqas stated that the licenses of 141 pilots have been discovered to be pretend within the investigation, out of which 15 pilots whose licenses have been declared pretend have retired since when, whereas 20 pilots have by no means been PIA. 25 pilots have been grounded on the idea of false info, 45 pilots whose licenses have been declared pretend on the idea of confusion in regards to the date of the examination.
The committee expressed concern that the pilots weren’t heard in the course of the investigation, saying it was "surprising" that the pilots weren’t heard.
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When the committee referred to as for an investigation report on the questionable pilot's license, the DG Civil Aviation apologized for presenting the investigation report back to the committee, saying that the pilot license investigation report has not been submitted at any degree but.
The chairman of the committee requested why the investigation report on the license was not being made public. On which the Secretary Aviation stated that making the investigation report public creates a brand new controversy on social media.
It could also be recalled that in December 2016, a PIA aircraft en route from Chitral to Islamabad crashed close to Havelian, killing all 48 individuals on board.