Fuel tanker overturns inside Kerala airport, spills ATF

A tanker carrying aviation fuel overturned here spilling the ATF inside the airport premises on Wednesday, triggering panic.

Spain air traffic controllers begin four-day strike

Air traffic controllers in Spain on Monday launched a staggered four-day strike that could affect around 5,300 flights in the world`s third most visited country.

UAE sandstorm disrupts air traffic in Dubai and Abu Dhabi

A major sandstorm across the United Arab Emirates has disrupted air traffic at airports in Dubai on Thursday, according to authorities, while online flight data showed Abu Dhabi was also impacted by the bad weather.

Dense fog envelops Delhi; air, rail and road traffic disrupted
Dense fog envelops Delhi; air, rail and road traffic disrupted

It was another chilly morning in Delhi with the minimum temperature settling at 8.2 degrees Celsius and dense fog delaying 30 flights and 87 trains.

Air traffic management an 'urgent issue' in metros: Maharashtra Governor

Air traffic management is an "urgent issue" in the metros due to economic growth and the challenge is to be efficient while ensuring safety, Maharashtra Governor C Vidyasagar Rao said on Thursday.

French air traffic controllers call off strike

French air traffic controllers Wednesday ended a two-day strike that was supposed to run till the weekend after marathon talks with the government, unions said.

NATO says not to blame for planes vanishing from radar

NATO said on Sunday it was not to blame for recent incidents in which dozens of aircraft briefly vanished from air traffic control radar screens in Austria, Germany, the Czech Republic and Slovakia.

Flights briefly vanish from Austrian air traffic

Key flight data from high-flying aircraft mysteriously disappeared twice recently from controllers` radar screens in Austria and some of its neighbours and the relevant EU agencies have been asked to investigate, Austria`s flight safety organisation said today.

Terror attacks could negatively affect air traffic in Karachi

Pakistan airline authorities fear that the terrorist attacks on Karachi airport terminal building could negatively effect the flow of international air traffic at the Jinnah international airport here.

Airplane traffic in air enters health danger zone

Stuck on the road for ages amid the crawling traffic this morning, thinking about the growing air pollution? Look up in the sky - no, not to pray to the almighty again.

Air, rail and road traffic disrupted as dense fog envelops Delhi

A heavy blanket of fog enveloped the national capital on Thursday morning, hitting air, rail and road services badly.

Fog cripples rail, air traffic in Uttar Pradesh

A dense blanket of fog enveloped most parts of Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday. More than 40 trains were behind schedule and over a dozen flights were cancelled, officials said.

Fog cripples train, flight services in Uttar Pradesh

Fog has disrupted railway traffic and flight schedules in Uttar Pradesh, officials said on Friday.

Delhi: Flight operations resume at IGI airport, road traffic running smoothly

Air and road traffic was crippled for a second day in succession as dense fog enveloped the national capital region on Tuesday.

First fog of season affects road, air traffic in Delhi

The national capital`s first spell of fog this season affected vehicular traffic, throwing normal life out of gear on Monday.

Satellite surveillance system installed in 21 airports

A cost effective satellite-based surveillance system has been installed in 21 airports in the country to help controllers track aircraft more accurately and enhance air space capacity.

Lack of manpower raising air safety risk in India

India may have modernised its air traffic management services but lack of adequate manpower is raising major air safety risk, according to an outfit representing AAI employees.

Air traffic officers to soon have fixed duty hours

Air traffic control officers, who work under stressful conditions, will also have fixed duty hours very soon like the pilots and the cabin crews.

65 incidents of airprox reported in last 3 yrs: Ajit Singh

Sixty-five incidents of aircrafts coming into close proximity were reported in last three years, Lok Sabha was informed on Wednesday.

Delhi: Dense fog disrupts rail, air traffic

A blanket of fog enveloped the city Wednesday morning disrupting rail and air traffic even as the mercury plummeted sharply leaving Delhiites shivering.