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China Eastern plane aborts landing as traffic controllers take a nap

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 19, 2014, 14:58

A China Eastern Airlines Corp passenger plane that had started its night-time descent into a Wuhan airport was forced to abort its landing after air traffic controllers had dozed off, an investigation report found.

GoAir Q1 traffic up 21% to 1.7 mn on non-metro push

Last Updated: Sunday, July 27, 2014, 13:02

The Wadia group airline operates across 21 routes with over 975 flights and around 2,000 connections a week.

NASA develops new air traffic management software

Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 18:50

US space agency NASA has developed a new air traffic control software that would enable better management of the spacing between planes.

Air India, Indigo flights come close to collision

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 23:59

An Indigo flight from Bagdogra came close to a descending Air India plane over Bagdogra in West Bengal, raising the spectre of a collision and giving scare to about 250 passengers on board the two aircraft.

Indian air travel market grows by 'muted' 4% in May

Last Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014, 19:02

Indian air travel market showed a "muted" four percent growth in May, even as overall global air traffic rose by a strong 6.2 percent, latest figures showed.

French air traffic controllers call off strike

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 22:56

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.

France set for air travel chaos after train strike

Last Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014, 15:49

France faces more travel chaos next week after air traffic controllers announced a strike amid an ongoing rail protest that is the biggest industrial action in years.

Domestic air traffic increases 3% in Jan-May

Last Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014, 15:00

All Indian carriers flew 60.22 lakh passengers in May compared to 57.10 lakh in April.

NATO says not to blame for planes vanishing from radar

Last Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014, 11:46

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

Last Updated: Thursday, June 12, 2014, 23:15

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

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 09:56

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.

IATA expects profits to hit $18 bn in 2014

Last Updated: Monday, June 02, 2014, 13:11

Revenues were forecast to reach $746 billion, IATA directer general Tony Tayler said.