Mangalore crash: Regular hearings on compensation

The government has decided to
fast-track the resolution of disputes over compensation to the
families of the Mangalore air crash victims by holding regular
hearings on their appeals.

Mangalore crash victim`s parents seek compensation

The parents of a victim of last year`s Air India flight crash in Mangalore on Friday filed an appeal in the Kerala High Court seeking higher compensation than the Rs 75 lakh awarded by the court.

Patna airport under scanner post-Mangalore crash

A safety audit has found that the Patna airport is the most critical aerodrome in the country.

Mangalore crash: DGCA reviews AI Exp functioning

In the wake of the Mangalore
crash, DGCA has reviewed the compliance
by Air India Express of rules and procedures relating to
various key areas like operational safety, maintenance of
aircraft and security.

AI disburses 11 cr to Mangalore crash victims` kin

National flag carrier Air India on Sunday said
it has disbursed Rs 11.29 crore as interim compensation to 129
families of the victims as well as survivors of the Mangalore
plane crash.

Mangalore crash: DGCA’s fresh directive to airlines

In the aftermath of the Mangalore air crash, aviation regulator DGCA has issued a fresh directive to all airlines re-defining "correct landing"
procedures.

Mangalore crash: Eureka moment after recovery of Black Box

It was an eureka moment for
investigators after they stumbled upon the "Black Box" in
the wreckage of the Air India plane today, 75 hours after it
crashed while landing.

Experts analyse key devices of crashed AI plane

The process of analysing the
black box and other vital components of the Air India aircraft
that crashed on Saturday began on Tuesday to ascertain the cause of
the accident.

AI plane crash: Black box recovered

Investigators have retrieved the black box from the wreckage of the AI plane that crashed in M`lore.

Importance of the orange-coloured `black box`

Black box or flight data
recorder, mounted in the tail of an aircraft, is one of the
most important gadgets that is used to reconstruct the events
leading to a plane crash.

Mangalore crash: DNA tests to be done for identifying bodies

With 81 badly charred bodies of
the Air India flight crash yet to be identified, authorities
have decided to conduct DNA test on Sunday.

Rs 2 lakh to each crash victim family: Karnataka govt

The Karnataka government announced Rs
two lakh compensation to each of the families of those killed
in the Air India plane crash at Bajpe airport in Mangalore
on Saturday.

Runway safety area at Bajpe airport not risky: AAI

The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has dismissed suggestions that the "table top" airstrip at Bajpe airport where an Air India Express plane crashed Saturday was risky, saying it met aviation norms.

Black box of AI flight not yet traced: Nambiar

Authorities have recovered 146 bodies from the debris of the Air India flight that crashed in Mangalore and a court of inquiry will be ordered soon to know the cause of the disaster, Civil Aviation Secretary MM Nambiar said.