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'You cannot expect a delivery room setup in an aircraft': Doc who helped birth a baby on Delhi-Bengaluru flight

October 10, 2020 9:27 am

'I didn't have nurses or assistants with me; it was a challenge.'

Video of fog-like mist inside aircraft goes viral, airline clarifies

August 17, 2019 2:41 pm

In a statement, Delta Air Lines said that it was common for the formation of mist inside an airplane cabin when the cool air inside meets with much warmer air outside. 

Georgian aircraft intercepted by Indian Air Force

May 11, 2019 7:16 am

The aircraft was on its way from Tblisi to New Delhi via Karachi and entered the country’s airspace from an unscheduled point in North Gujarat Sector at 3:15 in the afternoon with its IFF (identification, friend or foe) radar turned on.

Trainer aircraft crashes near Hyderabad, pilot injured

November 21, 2018 1:42 pm

"As per preliminary information, the aircraft crashed due to some technical problem... the trainee pilot is safe," Deputy Commissioner of Police (Shamshabad Zone) N Prakash Reddy told PTI.

China-built world's largest amphibious plane completes maiden flight test

October 20, 2018 3:03 pm

China's indigenously designed and built amphibious aircraft AG600, touted as the world's largest, successfully carried out its first take-off and landing tests on Saturday.

VVIP Movement: Haryana govt likely to buy aircraft

August 26, 2015 9:03 am

State Civil Aviation Minister Ram Bilas Sharma has given the plan his approval.

Uttar Pradesh: For Rs 124 cr, govt gets two new aircraft to bolster fleet

August 13, 2015 12:35 am

While the Super King Air B-250 airplane, worth Rs 40 crore, landed in Delhi Tuesday and will be reaching Lucknow Thursday, the Bell 412 EPI helicopter, worth Rs 84 crore, will be delivered in October.

Don’t fumigate plane with passengers on board, NGT directs Centre

August 04, 2015 4:50 am

The petitioner said airlines of other countries have stopped spraying pesticides, but the practice is prevalent in all Indian airlines operating internationally.

NRI's 4-seater plane lands on highway in MP due to bad weather

January 09, 2014 4:53 pm

The small aircraft,said to be Piper PA-30,belongs to NRI Sam Verma.

Space crunch hits private aircraft operations

September 29, 2013 2:42 am

17 aircraft but only one bay; non-scheduled aircraft forced to park in Aurangabad and Nashik.


Reliance Defence to set up shipyard in Visakhapatnam

January 11, 2016 5:39 am

Mumbai, Jan 11 (ANI): Reliance Defence has signed an accord with Andhra Pradesh Government to set up a naval facility along the country’s coast with an initial investment of Rs.50 billion. Reliance Defence, a unit of billionaire Anil Ambani’s Reliance Infrastructure, plans to build submarines and aircraft carriers as well as to provide services including maintenance and refitting of ships at the facility. Reliance Chairman Ambani cited estimates saying the Indian navy could spend nearly 200 billion rupees annually over the next 15 years on acquisitions and fleet modernisation of submarines and aircraft carriers.

BSF plane crashes in Delhi

December 22, 2015 2:40 pm

New Delhi, Dec 22 (ANI): A Border Security Force (BSF) plane on Tuesday morning crashed at Bagdola village in Sector 8, Dwarka in the national capital. The charter plane was a Ranchi-bound BSF Superking Aircraft having five to seven people onboard, a BSF source said. As per the Delhi Fire Department sources, 15 fire tenders have reached at the spot. More details awaited.