Thai Aviation Authority calls for Contingency Plans after Nok Air Strands ~1400 passengers

Thailand’s The Nation reports that this past Monday in Thailand, Deputy Transport Minister Ormsin Chivapruck called a meeting with all Thai-registered carriers, following Nok Air’s cancellation of 9 flights stranding 1,400 people.The Nok Air incident was related to some of its pilots not meeting¬†European Aviation Safety Agency safety¬†standards, although the specifics were not included.The result…