On Sunday, SpiceJet said that one of its pilots tested positive for Coronavirus. SpiceJet also said that the pilot did not fly any international flight in March. Still, the pilot tested positive for the virus.
The airline’s spokesperson told PTI that,” One of our colleagues, a first officer with SpiceJet, has tested positive for coronavirus. The test report came on March 28. He did not operate any international flight in March 2020.”
He also added that” The last domestic flight that he operated was on March 21 from Chennai to Delhi and since then he had quarantined himself at home.”
All crew and staff that had been in direct contact, have been asked to self-quarantine. They have been asked to stay at home for the next 14 days. The spokesperson said that it is a precautionary measure.