According to the preliminary investigation of the Karachi plane crash, the alleged negligence of the air traffic controller also came to light. Sources said that in the investigation of the accident of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) Airbus 320, the inquiry team also included the air traffic controller on duty.
Preliminary investigations have revealed that the air traffic controller should have been orbited during the flight approach. Sources said that the investigation has revealed that the process of unlocking check gears before landing was to be made possible in any case.
Sources said that the investigation revealed that the duties of the air traffic controller also include informing the captain about the landing gear down. Sources said that the most important procedure of landing gear before landing clearance is the responsibility of the air traffic controller.