09 Jul '11, 6am

Australian carrier Jetstar under investigation: SYDNEY: Australia's aviation regulator said Saturday it had laun...

Australian carrier Jetstar under investigation: SYDNEY: Australia's aviation regulator said Saturday it had laun...

SYDNEY: Australia's aviation regulator said Saturday it had launched a review of maintenance at budget airline Jetstar, a Qantas offshoot, in the wake of another low-cost carrier being grounded. The Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) said it was examining aircraft and conducting checks at Jetstar after a records mix-up resulted in some planes missing routine inspections. Jetstar reported the issue to CASA late last week and a review would take place in the next few days, said the regulator's spokesman Peter Gibson. "We've had a detailed briefing from them on what happened and what they've done since. We certainly don't believe there were any immediate or serious safety issues," Gibson told AFP. "But we are reviewing what Jetstar have done and we will be looking carefully at their maintenance systems, particularly their maintenance control systems, to ensure that they a...

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Australia's Jetstar under investigation after records mix-up results in some planes missing routine inspections

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