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Major disaster averted at Mumbai airport

Last Updated: Thursday, August 23, 2012, 09:54

In what could have led to a major disaster, an Air India plane aborted landing at the Mumbai airport at the last minute after an alert ATC spotted a Jet Airways aircraft on the air strip.

School students help avert possible air disaster

Last Updated: Friday, July 22, 2011, 21:02

Five school students, who were partying on a South Delhi terrace last weekend, apparently helped save over 350 lives when they saw flames coming out of the engine of an aircraft and alerted the police.

Major air disaster averted in Mumbai

Last Updated: Thursday, May 27, 2010, 17:54

In what could have been like another Mangalore disaster in terms of the number of casualties, a major air accident was averted by Mumbai airport authorities late Wednesday night.

Man United`s `Busby Babe` Scanlon dies aged 74

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 23, 2009, 12:48

Former Manchester United player Albert Scanlon, one of the survivors of the Munich air disaster, has died aged 74, the club said on Wednesday.

DGCA report on near-miss at Mumbai airport likely today

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 25, 2009, 08:58

The DGCA is likely to submit its preliminary report to the Civil Aviation Ministry on Tuesday on Sunday night`s near-miss incident at Mumbai airport when two aircraft took off almost simultaneously from the same runway.