Over half of China military airfields threatened by high-rises

More than half of China`s military airfields have flight paths that are obstructed by tall buildings, causing accidents and airport closures, Chinese state media reported.

Beijing will take 16 years to attain safe air quality

Beijing`s fine-particulate pollutant intensity is expected to drop to the internationally recognised safe level in 16 years, environmental authorities said.

No compromise on air safety: Ajit Singh

The Government will not tolerate
any violation of safety norms on which there will be no
compromise, Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh asserted.

Mangalore air crash: Retd Air Marshal to head panel

Retired Air Marshal BN Bhokhale will head panel probing Mangalore air crash, claimed reports on Thursday.

EU proposes new rules on avoiding volcanic ash

New procedures would drastically shrink the no-fly zone around volcanic ash particles.

Air passengers, others can be detained for long hrs: SC

Supreme Court has ruled that in view of growing terrorism, air passengers and others carrying huge cash can be detained by the authorities for questioning & the same cannot be dubbed as violation of a citizen`s personal liberty.