Monthly Archives: February 2018

Air India-Vistara near miss: Lack of aviation awareness triggers blame games

By OV Maxis Deputy General Manager (ATC) Airports Authority of India Going  through the reports of the February 7th Air India-Vistara air-prox incident, it can be seen that that the Area Controller at Mumbai had descended UK997, Delhi-Pune Vistara flight to 29000ft and had given permission to AI631 Delhi-Mumbai Air India flight  to climb only […]

An incident story that turned into an accident

By Jacob K Philip A near miss incident involving a Vistara Delhi -Pune flight and an Air India Mumbai-Bhopal flight could be one of the most discussed and widely reported aviation incidents recently in India. Though the report that was carried first by Times of India on 11th of this month and later taken up […]