Monday, Feb 06, 2023

Air India Express flight


Air India Express flight makes emergency landing in Thiruvananthapuram due to cracked windshield

July 31, 2021 12:53 pm

The flight was going to return from Damman in Saudi Arabia with Indian passengers as part of the Vande Bharat Mission.

New research: Ultraviolet levels and the risk of death from Covid-19

April 13, 2021 7:27 am

The study (British Journal of Dermatology) found that people living in areas with the highest level of exposure to UV had a lower risk of dying from Covid-19 compared with those with lower levels.

Kerala flight crash: 'Raised red flags over tabletop runway at Karipur'

August 09, 2020 11:50 pm

The aircraft, with 190 people on board, was attempting to land in bad weather when it shot the runway around 7.40 pm and split into two after nosediving into a valley 35 feet below.

DGCA starts special audit of airlines, airports in monsoon-affected areas

July 05, 2019 3:43 pm

The action comes even as the main runway at the Mumbai airport remains shut after a SpiceJet plane from Jaipur veered off it when landing amid heavy rainfall on Monday night and got stuck in the adjacent grass area.

DGCA begins probe into aircraft skidding at MIA; plane moved to apron

July 02, 2019 9:33 pm

The plane with 186 passengers and six crew on board skidded off the main taxiway and got stuck in an unpaved portion Sunday evening while proceeding to the terminal, reportedly due to high speed and wet runway conditions.

Air India Express operates 8 all-women crew flights

March 09, 2018 2:01 am

The budget carrier also organised functions at all its offices to felicitate the women work force which is about 40 per cent of its total employees.

Costly fuel to crimp Air India Express FY18 net to under Rs 200crore

February 04, 2018 12:17 pm

Air India Express, which flies to the Middle-East (West Asia) and Southeast Asian destinations, booked its first profit in FY15 with Rs 100 crore after it was set up a decade ago in April 2005 on the back of a 25 per cent plunge in crude prices in the year.

Air India Express gets CAT-III-B certification to operate in dense foggy conditions

November 28, 2017 5:26 pm

At present, only three airports -New Delhi, Jaipur and Lucknow - are CAT III-B compliant aerodromes.

Jaipur-Delhi flight pilot refuses to fly beyond duty hours, passengers stranded

November 10, 2017 11:08 am

"The pilot and crew of a flight coming from Delhi was scheduled to take the flight (9I-644) from Jaipur to Delhi last night. But, the flight from Delhi was delayed and landed at Jaipur at 1.30 am," a staff at the Air India station office said

Air India Express aircraft veers off taxiway due to heavy rains

September 05, 2017 10:40 am

The wheels of the Abu Dhabi-Kochi Air India Express IX 452 got stuck in a storm water drain on the side of the taxiway opposite the international airport terminal, the spokesperson added. The nose-wheel of the aircraft collapsed when it went off the taxiway, an airline said.