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Sunday, September 26, 2021



Russian 'miracle' as passengers survive hard plane landing in Siberia

July 16, 2021 8:54 pm

Fears had swirled over the fate of the plane after it went missing as it flew from the town of Kedrovy to the city of Tomsk.

EU-ASEAN aviation deal: How will it benefit the two blocs?

June 16, 2021 1:19 pm

When the agreement is eventually signed, which is expected in late 2021, airlines of the combined 37 states will be able to fly any number of nonstop flights between countries in both blocs.

Airlines may start operating more flights from Pune as lockdown eases

June 05, 2021 11:03 am

Pune Airport Director Kuldeep Singh said the number of flights are expected to pick up as airlines find more passengers with loosening of lockdown-like restrictions in several states.

Where can you fly right now? India's outbreak stalls global travel rebound

April 29, 2021 11:11 am

“It looks as though things will get worse for the Indian aviation industry before they get better,’’ said Rob Morris, the head of consultancy at UK aviation advisory firm Cirium.

Qantas reopens ticket sales for international flights from July

January 05, 2021 1:49 pm

“Recently we have aligned the selling of our international services to reflect our expectation that international travel will begin to restart from July 2021,” Qantas said. “

People in Taiwan ride the fantasy flight to nowhere amid pandemic restrictions

July 09, 2020 12:30 pm

People were required to participate in an online draw, from where the winners were allowed to bring one guest. In total, some 66 passengers boarded the flight that went nowhere

532 flights take off on Day 1: Non-metros see highest demand, Delhi-Patna most bookings

May 26, 2020 7:26 am

The Delhi-Patna route is highest demand, Delhi-Patna most bookings followed by sectors such as Delhi-Bagdogra, Mumbai-Varanasi, Bengaluru-Patna, Delhi-Srinagar.

Govt's push for reforms in civil aviation: Easing of airspace restrictions, auction of 6 airports and more

May 16, 2020 8:04 pm

Opening up more airspace would reduce travel time and save on fuel, besides making civilian flying more efficient, Sitharaman said.

Explained: Why the coronavirus pandemic could kill off many airlines

March 21, 2020 2:38 pm

The coronavirus outbreak has the aviation sector bleeding in what could well continue for months. What is the way ahead for airlines amid the coronavirus outbreak? What do experts have to say? We explain.

Air New Zealand may soon provide sleeper pods for economy class travellers

February 26, 2020 7:46 pm

The prototype, which is termed as the Economy Skynest, comes with six full-length lie-flat sleep pods, similar to those in trains or capsule hotels.


World’s 1st solar plane landed in Ahmedabad

March 11, 2015 2:02 pm

This historic round-the-world trip continues on Sunday with Andre Boschberg, being the pilot.


How often our airlines experience technical snags: News in Numbers

June 22, 2020 6:20 pm

Domestic airlines have reported the number of technical snags they have experienced. Of them all, IndiGo's numbers jump out, because it first reported 340 odd snags and when rivals reported the number suspect, it was revised to over 14,000 snags.