US Federal Aviation Administration

Jet Airways plans to take back two Boeing 777s from Etihad

Jet Airways, which plans to enhance its services on the US routes, may ask its strategic investment partner Etihad to return two of its Boeing-777 planes which are currently on lease with the Gulf-based carrier.

Apr 19, 2015, 18:19 PM IST

Senior IAS officer Sathiyavathy takes over a new DGCA

M Sathiyavathy on Monday took over as the new Director General of Civil Aviation, succeeding Prabhat Kumar.

Jan 05, 2015, 22:26 PM IST

US bans airlines from flying over Syria

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has banned US airlines from flying over Syria due to safety concerns posed by the ongoing violence in the country.

Aug 19, 2014, 11:51 AM IST

Small plane from Florida crashes off Bahamas, four dead

Four people died after their small plane crashed in the sea off the island of Grand Bahama on Monday, according to Bahamian officials.

Aug 19, 2014, 07:29 AM IST

Govt 'disappointed' after US downgrades air safety ranking

US aviation authorities have downgraded India's safety ranking in a "disappointing" and "surprising" move that will hit air links between the countries, Union aviation minister Ajit Singh said on Friday.

Jan 31, 2014, 18:19 PM IST

Angelina Jolie`s private jet banned from flying

Angelina Jolie has reportedly been banned from using her private aircraft after the plane`s registration expired earlier this year.

Dec 12, 2013, 08:17 AM IST

FAA certification in near future for ALH-Dhruv: Ajit Singh

Efforts will be made to get HAL`s Advance Light Helicopter (ALH-Dhruv) certified by US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in the near future, Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh on Tuesday said.

Apr 16, 2013, 18:12 PM IST