The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore informed in a statement it was, “ temporarily suspending the operation of all variants of the Boeing 737 MAX aircraft into and out of Singapore in light of two fatal accidents involving Boeing 737 MAX aircraft in less than five months.”
The aviation regulator of Singapur proscribed the use of Boeing 737 MAX aircraft in the airspace of the country following a terrible plane crash at the weekend.
The Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8 collapsed after few minutes of flying to Nairobi, pushing the life of 157 people to death on board, after a month the Lion Air jet of the same model collapsed in Indonesia killing 189.
The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore told in a statement it was “ temporarily suspending the operation of all variants of the Boeing 737 MAX aircraft into and out of Singapore in light of two fatal accidents involving Boeing 737 MAX aircraft in less than five months.”
While American regulators have ordered Boeing to make the immediate modification to the jet, the statement instigates the airlines to remove around the world from their schedules.
The suspension of Singapur will be effective from 2.00 pm, according to the authority. It informed that SilkAir, the regional wing of Singapore Airlines maneuvered six Boeing 737 MAX aircraft.
Other airlines steered the planes to Singapore are China Southern Airlines, Garuda Indonesia, Thai Lion Air, Shandong Airlines.
According to the regulator it had tied with the Changi Airport of the city-state which is a major global hub and infected airlines to minimize any impact on passengers.
It told, “ During the temporary suspension, CAAS will gather more information and review the safety risk associated with the continued operation of the Boeing 737 MAX aircraft into and out of Singapore”.
The statement also included, “ The suspension will be reviewed as relevant safety information becomes available.”