New Delhi: Two Air India Pilots gets suspension for allowing film star Nithya Menon to travel in Cockpit of the flight ignoring the safety arrangements. Also an inquiry also called on the matter. Report says Nithya Menon travelled from Hydrabad to Bangalore sitting in the Cockpit area.
It is reported that Nithya was given one of the two seats in the cock pit area marked for Trainee Pilots and Observers .
Safety expert Capt. Mohan Ranganathan pointed out that it is against the rule and such incidents of travel by untrained persons in cockpit are will effect the service under emergency situations . Its one month back that Nithya did her travel. Air India covered up the matter. Now its on the complaint of a senior government officer who was on board of the flight, the news got leaked.