Russia says jet violated Turkish air space due to bad weather

The defence ministry in Moscow said measures had been taken to prevent a repeat of such incidents in the future.

Russian jet over Turkey risked being shot down: John Kerry

US Secretary of State John Kerry warned on Monday that a Russian warplane's "incursion" into the air space of Washington's NATO ally Turkey risked provoking a serious escalation.

Jet Airways raises nearly Rs 700 crore via NCDs

Private carrier Jet Airways said on Thursday that it has raised nearly Rs 700 crore through issuance of non-convertible debentures. Allotment of 6,989 redeemable non-convertible debentures on private placement basis was approved by the airline's committee of directors at its meeting on Wednesday

SpiceJet to buy 100 planes, in talks with aircraft makers

SpiceJet Ltd is in talks with Boeing Co and Airbus Group to acquire about 100 new narrow-body jets, its chief financial officer said on Wednesday, in a deal worth about $11 billion at list prices.

'Spectre's film crew creates drunken wreck on 007 private jet

The film crew of new James Bond movie ' Spectre' recently got drunk and trashed the official 007 private jet.

Investigators seek clues into why jet ploughed into French mountainside

French investigators will sift through wreckage on Wednesday for clues into why a German Airbus ploughed into an Alpine mountainside, killing all 150 people on board including 16 schoolchildren returning from an exchange trip to Spain.

Jet Airways to launch freighter service from next month

Private carrier Jet Airways will launch a dedicated freighter service on both national and international routes, including Bangalore, Hong Kong and Singapore from next month.

Jet gets 'in-principle' nod to wet lease Etihad freighter

Under a wet lease arrangement, a lessor leases an aircraft with crew insurance and maintenance services to the lessee.

Jet, IndiGo join low-fare war; one-way ticket starts at Rs 1,647

National carrier Air India had yesterday announced discount for an upto 50 percent across its domestic routes for a limited period.

'James Bond' jet expected to fetch up to $300K at auction

'James Bond' fans are being given the opportunity to get their hands on the jet from opening scene of 1983's 'Octopussy,' only if they're willing to shell out around 300,000 dollars.

Jet starts formal discontinuation of JetLite

Naresh Goyal-promoted Jet Airways today began to formally discontinue its low-cost arm JetLite by rolling out full service products on all flights across its domestic network.

Malaysia Airlines jet turns back due to `pressure` woes

Azharuddin Abdul Rahman, director-general of the Department of Civil Aviation told AFP that the plane returned to Kuala Lumpur International Airport because it was unable to maintain the correct pressure inside the aircraft.

25 injured as Hong Kong-bound jet hits turbulence

Hong Kong airport authorities said they were notified by the plane`s captain at 11:00 am that they would need help from emergency services when they came into land.

Iranian jets deployed to help Iraq fight militants: Report

Iran has supplied Iraq with fighter jets to help it counter the belligerent offensive by Islamist militants who have taken over large swathes of territory, a media report said today.

Vietnam suspends crew after jet lands at wrong airport

Vietnam`s aviation authority has suspended the crew of a plane operated by budget airline VietJet Air after a flight bound for the tourist hub of Da Lat landed at another airport more than 100 kilometres away.

Kenyan jets hit al Shabaab bases in Somalia, kill 80: AU force

Kenyan fighter jets have attacked two bases belonging to Islamist al Shabaab insurgents in Somalia and killed at least 80 militants, African Union peacekeepers there said on Monday.

Syrian jets bomb ISIS-held towns near Iraq border, at least 16 dead

Syrian jets bombed on Saturday rebel-held eastern areas close to the border with Iraq under the control of the jihadist group the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), killing and injuring dozens in stepped up raids against the militant group since its Iraqi offshoot made stunning gains in northern Iraq.

Jet bombs Islamists` base in Libya`s Benghazi

A Libyan air force jet bombed positions held by Islamic militants on Sunday in the eastern city of Benghazi, a senior military official said, apparently as part of a renegade general`s ongoing offensive.

All seven aboard small jet killed in crash at US air base

All seven people aboard a small private jet were killed when the plane crashed and caught fire in a wooded area while taking off from an air force base in Massachusetts, US authorities said today.

Acoustic pings at heart of MH370 hunt not likely from black box: US official

Four acoustic transmissions that have been the focus of the search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 are no longer believed to have come from the plane`s black box, a US official said on Thursday.