SC notice to Centre on PIL for precautions against Ebola

 The Supreme Court on Friday issued notice to the Centre on a PIL seeking immediate steps for proper screening of international flyers coming to India from Ebola virus-affected countries to prevent the deadly virus from spreading.

Ebola scare: 6 Indians from Liberia isolated at Delhi airport

The Delhi and Mumbai international airports have been put on alert as 112 Indian passengers are arriving from the Ebola-hit African nation Liberia from different flights on Tuesday.

Hyderabad will need of two more airports in future: KCR

Hyderabad will require at least two more airports in the near future as the city`s population is expected to touch three crore with the development of the Information Technology Investment Region, according to Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao.

Hyderabad needs two more airports, says KCR

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhara Rao Monday said Hyderabad need two more airports in the near future as the city`s population was expected to triple to three crore with the development of proposed Information Technology and Investment Region (ITIR).

UK airports on terror alert over US `stealth bomb` fears

Security has been tightened across all UK airports over US intelligence reports pointing towards a "credible threat" to trans-Atlantic flights being targeted with a new generation "stealth bomb".

Civil Aviation Minister meets PM Modi, briefs him about sector`s problem

Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju today briefed Prime Minister Narendra Modi on crucial issues facing the aviation sector like building of airports at non-metro cities.

FIR against Taliban for Karachi airport raid, Pakistan Army to target militant hideouts

In the aftermath of the deadly Taliban attack on Karachi`s biggest international airport, Pakistan Police on Wednesday registered a First Information Report (FIR) against the banned terror outfit Tehreek-e-Taliban.

Taliban attack near Karachi airport: As it happened on Tuesday

Just a day after the Taliban staged a deadly raid on Jinnah international Airport in Karachi, terrorists on Tuesday attacked Airport Security Force (ASF) camp located nearby.

Day after Karachi airport raid, Pakistan bombards Taliban hideouts killing 15

A day after Taliban carried out a deadly raid on Karachi`s Jinnah International Airport, Pakistani military jets bombed Taliban hideouts near Pak-Afghan border in Pakistan`s restive northwestern belt, killing 15, said reports.

Karachi airport attack: Seven people hid in cold storage to evade Taliban carnage

The rescue workers on early Tuesday morning retrieved the bodies of seven people, who had taken shelter in a cold storage facility in the Jinnah International Airport in Karachi to escape the deadly carnage staged by Taliban.

Karachi airport siege: As it happened on Monday

The Jinnah International Airport in Pakistan`s Karachi reopened to passengers Monday afternoon following Sunday night`s terrorist attack in which 28 people were killed and 25 others injured, local officials said.

Storm forces some 1,000 flight cancellations at US airports

Some 1,000 flights were cancelled at all three airports in the New York area due to a strong winter storm that has dumped several inches of snow in the region.

Winter storm delays flights, kills 5 in UK, France

A severe winter storm caused major travel problems in parts of western Europe, stranding passengers travelling for Christmas at Paris and London airports and leaving tens of thousands of homes without power.

Fog engulfs IGI airport; over 100 flight affected

Operations at IGI airport were once again affected due to dense fog which hit the schedules of over 100 flights causing inconvenience to the passengers.

Philippine Mayor among four dead in Manila airport ambush

Four people, including the mayor of a southern Philippine town, were killed in an ambush at Manila airport, its general manager said.

Thick fog envelopes Delhi, flight operations disrupted

Delhi was enveloped by fog with visibility in a few areas reduced to less than 10 metres.

US airport worker arrested for car bomb plot

US authorities arrested an aviation worker in an apparent sting operation after he tried to explode what he thought was a car bomb at an airport in the state of Kansas.

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.

Two held for smuggling gold at Kerala airport

An Air India Express cabin crew member and a woman passenger were arrested for carrying six kg gold at the airport here, an official said.

LAX shooting suspect sent suicidal text to family before attack

Paul Anthony Ciancia is the man believed to have killed an unarmed federal security agent at the Los Angeles International Airport.