21 C
Lahore
Tuesday, March 9, 2021

PIA’s Boeing 777 plane fitted with Basic Electrical engines: spokesperson

Must read

Aurat March 2021 invitations Pakistan govt for a chat as final yr’s calls for unmet

KARACHI: The Aurat March 2021 organisers invited on Monday the Pakistani authorities to "sit and talk" with them as their calls for put forth...

Tesla loses a 3rd of its worth for the third time in a yr | The Categorical Tribune

Tesla’s inventory prolonged losses on Monday and is now down by a 3rd from its January report excessive, making it the third time...

PTI MNA says filming video with Gilani’s son was a ‘sting operation’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eCNOZ3wgnpk Mohammad Aslam Khan, one of many PTI MNAs who confessed to the filming of Ali...

WATCH: Peshawar Zalmi Head Coach Darren Sammy performs tape-ball cricket in Lahore

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZHJ--yCqDxA LAHORE: Peshawar Zalmi Head Coach Daren Sammy has all the time proven his love for Pakistan and its individuals ever since he began taking...

A PIA plane.

KARACHI: Pakistan Worldwide Airways (PIA) has mentioned that the corporate has 12 Boeing 777 plane powered by Basic Electrical engines, that are thought of to be the most secure.

The assertion from PIA got here after Boeing beneficial suspending operations of planes fitted with Pratt & Whitney 4000-112 engines following an incident in a airplane operated by US-based United Airways.

“Boeing is actively monitoring recent events related to United Airlines Flight 328. While the NTSB [National Transportation Safety Board] investigation is ongoing, we recommended suspending operations of the 69 in-service and 59 in-storage 777s powered by Pratt & Whitney 4000-112 engines until the FAA identifies the appropriate inspection protocol,” it said on Sunday.

Learn extra: PIA plans to broaden community in Afghanistan, enhance air cargo operations

A spokesperson of the nationwide flag service clarified that PIA’s Boeing 777 planes are outfitted with the “safest” GE engines and added that the airline’s flight operations are regular as per its schedule.

“The engines put in in PIA plane are of Basic Electrical thought of to be the most secure and almost 1,000 engines are getting used worldwide. PIA has 12 Boeing 777s powered by Basic Electrical engines, the spokesperson added.

The US plane producer additional added: “We support the decision yesterday by the Japan Civil Aviation Bureau, and the FAA’s action today to suspend operations of 777 aircraft powered by Pratt & Whitney 4000-112 engines. We are working with these regulators as they take actions while these planes are on the ground and further inspections are conducted by Pratt & Whitney.”

“Updates shall be offered as extra info turns into out there.”

More articles

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest article

Aurat March 2021 invitations Pakistan govt for a chat as final yr’s calls for unmet

KARACHI: The Aurat March 2021 organisers invited on Monday the Pakistani authorities to "sit and talk" with them as their calls for put forth...

Tesla loses a 3rd of its worth for the third time in a yr | The Categorical Tribune

Tesla’s inventory prolonged losses on Monday and is now down by a 3rd from its January report excessive, making it the third time...

PTI MNA says filming video with Gilani’s son was a ‘sting operation’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eCNOZ3wgnpk Mohammad Aslam Khan, one of many PTI MNAs who confessed to the filming of Ali...

WATCH: Peshawar Zalmi Head Coach Darren Sammy performs tape-ball cricket in Lahore

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZHJ--yCqDxA LAHORE: Peshawar Zalmi Head Coach Daren Sammy has all the time proven his love for Pakistan and its individuals ever since he began taking...

US every day COVID-19 demise toll beneath 1,000 for first time in months

A person wears a medical masks on the AirTrain as concern over the coronavirus grows en path to John F. Kennedy Airport (JFK) on...