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.

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.

Malaysia Airlines makes emergency landing in Melbourne
Malaysia Airlines makes emergency landing in Melbourne

A Malaysia Airlines flight returned safely to Melbourne on Friday, having turned back within minutes of take-off after an engine fire alert went off, Airservices Australia said. 

Kate Moss slammed pilot as 'basic b***h' after being escorted off flight
Kate Moss slammed pilot as 'basic b***h' after being escorted off flight

 Kate Moss was recently escorted off a flight after she displayed "disruptive behaviour," but she didn't stop there. As she left, she called the pilot a "basic b***h."

Kate Moss escorted off flight for disruptive behaviour
Kate Moss escorted off flight for disruptive behaviour

 Supermodel Kate Moss was reportedly escorted off an EasyJet flight when it landed at London Luton airport, after she had allegedly become "disruptive".

Tiger Airways flight leaves Chennai after rectifying snag

A Singapore-bound Tiger Airways flight with more than 140 passengers left here on Sunday night after a 24 hours delay caused by technical snag, airport sources said.

Air France flight makes emergency landing in Russia

An Air France flight en route to Paris from Tokyo was forced to make an emergency landing in eastern Russia on Tuesday following engine problems, officials told AFP.

Thailand says agrees to US flights to search for boat people

Bangkok has agreed to allow the US military to operate flights out of Thailand to search for migrants stuck on boats, a Thai official said today.

New tool to cut waiting time at airports

Wary of long waits at the airports before you can board your flight? That may change very soon, thanks to a new study in aerodynamics.

Turkish Airlines flight returns to Istanbul after unaccompanied bags found

A Turkish Airlines flight to Lisbon was diverted back to Istanbul on Wednesday after unaccompanied baggage was found on board, a spokeswoman told Reuters.

Solar Impulse lands in China after 22-hour flight from Myanmar

Solar Impulse 2 landed early Tuesday in China, the world`s biggest carbon emitter, as it completed the fifth leg of its landmark circumnavigation of the globe powered solely by the sun.

First Iran flight lands in Shiite-held Yemen capital

A first Iranian flight landed in the Yemeni capital on Sunday, a day after officials from the Shiite militia-controlled city signed an aviation agreement with Tehran.

PIA suspends flight to Bangladesh after expulsion row

Pakistan's national flag carrier has suspended flights to Bangladesh after a row over expulsion of one of its senior officials from Dhaka for allegedly smuggling fake currency, officials said on Friday.

Cold wave eases in north India; fog disrupts rail, flight ops

Cold wave conditions are slowly easing with the mercury maintaining its upward trend in many areas of north India, even though fog disrupted train and flight operations in some parts on Tuesday.

Greenpeace campaigner stopped from boarding London flight

 A Greenpeace India activist was today stopped from boarding a flight to London by immigration officials here, prompting the environment group to accuse the government of intimidation, but officials said she was barred from leaving the country due to a look-out circular against her.

Dense fog hits Delhi, flights delayed

Dense fog hits Delhi again and many flights were delayed and cancelled due to severe cold and dense fog conditions at the airport on Wednesday morning.

Intelligence agencies send hijack alert for Delhi-Kabul Air India flight

Security of airports across the nation was stepped up on Sunday after inleggigence agencies warned of a possible hijack attempt by militants on Delh-Kabul flights.

American Airlines flight diverted to Jamaica

An American Airlines flight was diverted to Kingston due to a "pressurization issue" during its Bogota-to-Miami trip, the airline said.

SpiceJet services likely to resume operations

Flight services of cash-strapped SpiceJet likely to resume operations by 4 pm.

Bono involved in mid-air drama on flight
Bono involved in mid-air drama on flight

U2 star Bono was involved in a mid-air drama on a flight from Dublin, Ireland to Berlin, Germany, when the rear door of a private jet he was a passenger on fell off.