The picture of the student sitting in the pilot’s seat prompted an outcry when it resurfaced on social media this week. Photo:Weibo

More heads roll at Chinese airline over pilot who let young woman sit in cockpit during flight

  • Air Guilin disciplines eight senior executives and asks regulator to remove pilot’s flying licence, according to internal memo
  • Incident happened in January, but prompted an outcry this week when a photo of the student sitting in the pilot’s seat resurfaced on social media
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The picture of the student sitting in the pilot’s seat prompted an outcry when it resurfaced on social media this week. Photo:Weibo
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Chen Yuying‘s cockpit photo went viral on social media. Photo: Weibo

Chinese pilot grounded after unauthorised cockpit guest’s photos go viral online

  • Air Guilin hands lifetime ban to pilot who allowed female student to visit the cabin during a flight
  • Incident happened in January but a picture taken in the cockpit resurfaced on social media this week
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Chen Yuying‘s cockpit photo went viral on social media. Photo: Weibo
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