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Flights cancelled as ice-storm chills Dallas airport

 A ferocious winter ice storm forced the cancellation of several hundred flights at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport on Saturday as more than two inches snow blanketed the key transport hub, officials said.

Cloudy Thursday likely in capital

There was light fog in the morning here Thursday, delaying 24 trains. The Met Office has forecast the sky will be cloudy in the day.

Dense fog in Delhi delays 91 trains, 60 flights

 Thick fog accompanied by cold wind Sunday brought visibility below 200 metres in the national capital, affecting commuters and delaying 91 trains and 60 flights.

Arunachal CM seeks increased air connectivity to state

Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki Friday sought support from the union tourism ministry to improve air connectivity in the northeastern state by increasing flights which will lead to an increased passenger traffic.

Flights delayed at Chennai airport

The departure and arrival of 32 flights was delayed by about two hours from 7.30 AM at the airport here due to heavy smoke on account of burning of material by people on 'Bhogi', the first day of the Pongal harvest festival, airport sources said.

Rainy Wednesday morning in Delhi

It was a rainy Wednesday morning here, with the minimum temperature settling at 11 degrees Celsius - three notches above the season's average. Officials said 60 trains were delayed due to fog.

Fog delays departure, arrival of 18 flights in Chennai

The scheduled departure and arrival of 18 flights at Chennai airport was Wednesday delayed due to dense fog covering the runway, airport officials said.

Turkish Airlines suspends all flights to Libya

 Turkish Airlines, the last remaining foreign carrier offering flights to Libya, said Tuesday it was suspending all flights to the conflict-wracked country amid the worsening security situation.

Dense fog engulfs capital; several flights, trains delayed
Dense fog engulfs capital; several flights, trains delayed

The national capital was engulfed by dense fog on Tuesday morning, delaying flights and disrupting rail traffic.

Minimum at 4.8 deg C, dense fog disrupts train and air traffic in Delhi

It was a chilly morning on Monday with minimum temperature settling three notches below normal at 4.8 degrees Celsius while dense fog enveloped the city, delaying 98 trains and several flights in the national capital.

Biting cold wave sweeps North, Delhi shivers under 2.6 deg C
Biting cold wave sweeps North, Delhi shivers under 2.6 deg C

North India on Sunday shivered under biting cold as the mercury dipped in several places including Delhi where it settled at five years' lowest at 2.6 degrees Celsius, with dense fog adding to the woes by disrupting road, rail and air traffic.

Biting cold, dense fog claim 12 lives in North India
Biting cold, dense fog claim 12 lives in North India

Intense cold wave swept across North India on Thursday and, coupled with dense fog, affected normal life across the region and led to the death of 12 persons - nine in Uttar Pradesh and three in Punjab.

Dense fog cancels all flights from Chandigarh airport

 Cold wave conditions continued unabated in Punjab and Haryana throwing normal life out of gear with all flight operations being cancelled at the Chandigarh airport due to dense fog which reduced the visibility levels at several places in the region.

Fog delays flights, trains in Delhi

The operation of some flights and trains was affected in the national capital on Wednesday, as the visibility reduced to 700 meters due to fog.

Run Air India professionally, says IATA chief

 Cash-strapped Air India should be run by professionals even if the government partially off-loads its stake to investors to keep it off-the-ground, a top global aviation professional has said.

Wintry weather sparks Thanksgiving travel havoc in US

More than 9,000 flights were cancelled or delayed in the US northeast as a winter storm snarled travel for Americans eager to celebrate Thursday`s Thanksgiving holiday, which kicks off one of the year`s biggest travel weekends.

Greece paralysed by major strike, flights cancelled

Greek labour unions staged a 24-hour strike on Thursday that cancelled hundreds of flights, shut public offices and severely disrupted local transport, in the first major industrial action to cripple the austerity-weary country in months.

NASA floats airship challenge idea

The US space agency NASA is planning to kickstart a challenge for developing airships that can break records in terms of duration of flight at high altitudes.

Vizag airport becomes operational, AI resumes flights
Vizag airport becomes operational, AI resumes flights

Flights are set to resume from the cyclone-battered Visakhapatnam airport on Friday.

Goa expects to cross 1,000 chartered flight arrival this year

 Goa tourism department is anticipating a 30 per cent rise in arrival of chartered flights during the upcoming tourist season, crossing 1,000 mark.