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Air China indefinitely suspends flights between Beijing and Pyongyang amid nuclear threats from North Korea

Air China Ltd has indefinitely suspended flights between Beijing and Pyongyang, citing poor demand as North Korea faces growing sanctions from the United States over its nuclear weapons and missile programs.

Nov 22, 2017, 10:36 AM IST
Divyanka Tripathi blasts Jet Airways for flight delay, fumes on Twitter!

Divyanka Tripathi blasts Jet Airways for flight delay, fumes on Twitter!

Popular television actress Divyanka Tripathi is known for speaking her mind without mincing any words. Recently, she took to the micro-blogging site and blasted Jet Airways for a delayed flight.

Oct 03, 2017, 15:17 PM IST
Gorakhpur Airport closed, flights cancelled as runway gets flooded

Gorakhpur Airport closed, flights cancelled as runway gets flooded

It is anticipated that rains are likely to reduce over Bihar, but Uttar Pradesh may continue with good showers for another 24 hours.

Aug 14, 2017, 16:36 PM IST
First flight with 300 Haj pilgrims leaves for Saudi Arabia

First flight with 300 Haj pilgrims leaves for Saudi Arabia

A total of 11,800 pilgrims will be going on the Haj pilgrimage through the Nedumbassery airport this season.

Aug 13, 2017, 13:23 PM IST

Snake grounds Emirates flight

A snake on a plane led to the cancellation of a flight from Muscan in Oman to Dubai, the media reported.

Jan 09, 2017, 13:54 PM IST
Birds can sleep in flight, shows study

Birds can sleep in flight, shows study

Measuring the brain activity of frigatebirds, the researchers found that they sleep in flight with either one cerebral hemisphere at a time or both hemispheres simultaneously. 

Aug 04, 2016, 15:30 PM IST

Chennai-bound Oman Air flight makes emergency landing in Goa

A Chennai-bound Oman Air flight from Muscat on Thursday made an emergency landing at Goa International airport in Dabolim after a woman passenger took ill and later died.

Jul 28, 2016, 13:51 PM IST

Flight 370: With search suspended, a cold-case file awaits

For two years and more, it has been a lost ship, a metal container carrying 239 souls that simply disappeared one late Asian night never to be seen again. And now, the search for the remains of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 likely will become a thing of memory, too.

Jul 26, 2016, 16:11 PM IST

Fire diverts North Korea Air Koryo flight

A fire forced a flight from North Korean flag-carrier Air Koryo to land in the northeastern Chinese city of Shenyang on Friday, China`s official Xinhua news agency reported.

Jul 22, 2016, 12:48 PM IST
MH370 search team raises prospect plane could lie elsewhere

MH370 search team raises prospect plane could lie elsewhere

  Top searchers at the Dutch company leading the underwater hunt for Malaysia Airlines jet MH370 say they believe the plane may have glided down rather than dived in the final moments, meaning they have been scouring the wrong patch of ocean for two years.

Jul 21, 2016, 15:53 PM IST

Flight from Mumbai makes emergency landing in Nairobi

A Kenyan Airways flight from Mumbai carrying nearly 150 passengers besides crew made an emergency landing at Nairobi on Tuesday following rupture in a tyre in the main landing gear.

Jul 19, 2016, 19:05 PM IST
NEVER DO THIS! Man caught making MMS of air hostess in Dubai flight - WATCH what happened next

NEVER DO THIS! Man caught making MMS of air hostess in Dubai flight - WATCH what happened next

This video's number of views on YouTube shows how massively it has gone viral!

Jun 15, 2016, 14:35 PM IST
5 heroic Hollywood movies which were shot inside planes

5 heroic Hollywood movies which were shot inside planes

Here are a few Hollywood movies based on inside-plane drama. 

Feb 18, 2016, 13:58 PM IST

Terror alert on Dublin-Edinburg plane after note claims passengers on flight armed with knives

A 20-year-old passenger sparked a terror alert, claiming people armed with knives were on board in Aer Lingus Regional flight EI 3258, en route from Dublin to Edinburg.

Feb 08, 2016, 14:54 PM IST

Dog on runway delays Dubai-bound flight at Amritsar airport

An Air India Express flight to Dubai was halted seconds before take-off as the flight crew spotted a stray dog on the runway on Wednesday, officials said.

Dec 30, 2015, 23:58 PM IST

London-bound flight grounded after wing hits fence in NYC

 A London-bound plane about to take off from New York's Kennedy Airport has been grounded after its wing hit a fence.

Sep 20, 2015, 01:28 AM IST
Check out: Basic etiquettes to follow while on board a plane

Check out: Basic etiquettes to follow while on board a plane

Ease air travel for yourself and your co-passengers by following some basic etiquettes, says an expert.

Sep 07, 2015, 11:41 AM IST

Medical emergency: Flight makes unscheduled landing in Chennai

 A Kuala Lumpur-bound Emirates Airways flight from Dubai made an unscheduled landing at the airport here after a 61-year-old passenger suffered a heart attack.

Sep 05, 2015, 13:11 PM IST

California priest gets prison in sexual abuse during flight

A California-based Catholic priest was sentenced to six months in prison followed by six months of home confinement for groping a sleeping woman seated next to him on an airliner.

Aug 25, 2015, 13:31 PM IST

Air India co-pilot holds up Delhi bound flight over oxygen mask

 A city-bound Air India flight from Chennai was delayed on Saturday by about an hour as the oxygen mask of the co-pilot had to be changed at the last moment.

Jun 28, 2015, 00:52 AM IST