Israeli jets flew low over the southern city of Saida on Sunday, causing sonic booms that broke windows and shook buildings for the first time in years, Lebanese security sources and residents said.Sep 11, 2017, 15:29 PM IST
Several domestic and international flights to and out of Delhi have been rescheduled for the next three days with the airspace over the capital to be closed 70 minutes daily in view of preparations for the "commemorative carnival" to mark the 1965 Indo-Pak war's 50th anniversary.Sep 17, 2015, 21:47 PM IST
Planned closure of airspace over Rio`s Guanabara Bay during sailing competitions at next year`s Olympics would "paralyze" air travel and affect more than 150,000 passengers, airlines said Friday.Aug 22, 2015, 01:52 AM IST
India has seen 20 transgressions of its airspace by unidentified aircraft along the border since 2014, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday said.Aug 07, 2015, 20:18 PM IST
Iceland reopened the airspace over the Bardarbunga volcano system Friday afternoon, lowering a red alert declared earlier following a small overnight eruption.Aug 29, 2014, 17:31 PM IST
NATO said Friday it has reopened the upper airspace over Kosovo for civilian traffic 15 years after the war, enabling commercial flights to take more direct routes across the Balkans.Apr 05, 2014, 02:18 AM IST
In a bid to avoid a trade war in the wake of EU's move to impose carbon tax on all airlines using its airspace, International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) is in the process of evolving an agreement on a global carbon-reduction programme to be effective from 2016.Oct 02, 2013, 13:13 PM IST
Bahrain`s Interior Minister on Wednesday said an Iranian drone was spotted in Bahrain`s airspace in the northern part of the country near Saudi Arabia.May 22, 2013, 16:56 PM IST
The decision came days after Turkey intercepted a Syrian plane en route from Moscow to Damascus and seized what it said was military equipment.Oct 14, 2012, 09:18 AM IST
China`s low-altitude airspace is controlled by the Air Force and the Civil Aviation Administration of China.Aug 23, 2012, 15:03 PM IST
The Iraqi air traffic controllers have been directing the movement in the air routes of all aircraft in the area.Oct 13, 2011, 15:34 PM IST
Sri Lanka has alleged that a
squadron of ten US fighter jets violated its airspace.
The airspace over the Libyan capital Tripoli was closed indefinitely, according to the Austrian Army.Feb 22, 2011, 12:20 PM IST
In view of Republic Day
celebrations, air space over the national capital will remain
closed for an hour on January 23, 24 and 26.
Two NATO gunship helicopters
violated Pakistani airspace and flew over its northwestern
border with Afghanistan on Monday, a security official said.
Pakistan on Friday claimed that
Indian Air Force aircraft had violated its airspace 20 times
this year and 182 times since November 2007.
Iran said unidentified foreign planes violated its air space six times as the country kicked off its biggest ever air defense drill.Nov 17, 2010, 16:19 PM IST
In yet another incident reminiscent of the Cold War, Canada revealed that two Russian bombers were intercepted trying to enter its airspace.Jul 31, 2010, 16:42 PM IST
Turkey has closed its airspace to some Israeli military flights following a deadly aid ship raid.Jun 28, 2010, 17:22 PM IST