The pilot made 10 calls and could not contact the Cat Bi air traffic station
The situation happened when Cat Bi air traffic controller was not wearing headphones. The flight management business leader also confirmed that the pilot called earlier than the departure time.
The leader of the Vietnam Flight Management Corporation (VATM) has just informed about the incident that failed to contact the air traffic station at the airport. airport Cat Bi (Hai Phong).
Specifically, on the morning of March 18, the pilot of flight VJ671 from Cat Bi was about to take off for Buon Ma Thuot (Dak Lak) when he encountered a situation where he could not contact the air traffic control tower.
The pilot made more than 10 calls on both the communication and emergency frequencies but did not receive an answer from the air traffic controller at Cat Bi. The pilot then had to contact the command center in Hanoi.
Air traffic controllers monitor the flight from the air traffic tower. Illustration: Quynh Trang.
After checking the camera data at the air traffic control room, the leader of the Vietnam Flight Management Corporation (VATM) said that the above situation happened when the flight manager did not wear a headset, so he did not listen. get the call of pilot.
He also said that the pilot contacted the air traffic controller quite early, from about 5:30, while the scheduled departure time was 6:15.
Around 6am, the air traffic controller at Cat Bi contacted the flight’s pilot. VATM leaders determined that this was not an incident threatening flight safety. The flight then took off on time, ensuring safety. VATM has requested to learn from the incident.
According to Zing
at Blogtuan.info – Source: 2sao.vn – Read the original article here