Man held over bomb threat as RAF escorts jet to UK airport

British police on Tuesday arrested a man suspected of making a hoax bomb threat that forced a Qatar Airways plane to make an emergency landing under military jet escort.

Saudi airline suspends operation to Peshawar

Saudi Arabia`s flag carrier has stopped flights to northwestern Peshawar city in Pakistan after this week`s attack on a plane that killed a passenger.

Top 20 airlines in the world

Emirates has succeeded in unseating Qatar Airways to be named the Airline of the Year at the World Airline Awards in Paris this week.

First test flight for Airbus A350 next-gen plane

Airbus`s next-generation A350 plane took off its first test flight on Friday, in a milestone for an airliner that the firm hopes will challenge Boeing`s 787 Dreamliner in the lucrative long-haul market.

Mid-air collision averted near Mumbai?

Two passenger aircraft came too close to each other mid-air near Mumbai on Wednesday, reports said.

Air disaster narrowly averted in China: Report

China`s civil aviation authority said in a statement it was investigating the incident.

Qatar Airways shipped Yemen parcel with explosives

Qatar Airways confirmed that it had shipped US-bound parcels which contained explosive materials.

Qatar Airways captain dies on Manila-Doha flight

The captain of a Qatar Airways flight from the Philippines to Qatar died as it was in the air.