India grounds all six Boeing 787 Dreamliners

India has grounded all six of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft operated by state-owned carrier Air India.

The FAA has issued an advisory to ground the Dreamliners. We took a decision after that.As of now there is no clarity on when the Dreamliners will be back in service. Boeing has to satisfy everyone with safety standards.

– Arun Mishra, Director General of Civil Aviation

Advertisement

More Dreamliners grounded

Boeing 787 Dreamliners have been grounded for safety checks in the US, India and parts of Europe. Two major Japanese airlines grounded their planes yesterday after one was forced to make an emergency landing.