The Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) has grounded 15 MA60s after recent safety incidents involving the landing gear. The grounded aircraft include those owned by Okay Airways, Joy Air, Lao Airlines, Air Zimbabwe, Transporte Aéreo Militar-TAM (the civil wing of the Bolivian air force), and those formerly operated by Zest Air in the Philippines. The Chinese-produced regional aircraft are manufactured by Aviation Corp. of China (AVIC) subsidiary Xi’an Aircraft Industry ...

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