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Mar 07, 2017
Indigo pilot makes false announcement, caught by ATC on boardAn Indigo pilot faced a major embarrassment when he was caught attributing a flight delay to the Air Traffic Controller to "cover up" the absence of his co-pilot.
Feb 25, 2017
Ahmedabad: On ground collision averted between SpiceJet, IndgiGo aircraftAn alert air traffic controller averted an on ground collision at Ahmedabad airport between an IndiGo and a SpiceJet aircraft with at least 400 passengers on the two flights.
Feb 20, 2017
Jet Airways plane loses contact with ATC, escorted by German fightersA reported communication failure on board a Jet Airways aircraft while flying in the German skies gave a scare to German authorities who feared a hijack and scrambled their fighter jets.
Dec 27, 2016
Air safety incidents at Delhi and Goa: Is it 'human' factor or shortage of staff at ATC?Data from DGCA shows that air safety incidents, which prompted regulatory action, reached 280 this year till August, beating the 275 all of last year
Dec 01, 2016
Flight landing delay: IndiGo debunks Mamata's conspiracy theory; her life was not in dangerThe airline pinned the blame on the ATC controller at Kolkata for the mess up and said the delay in landing was due to congestion issues at Kolkata airport
Aug 22, 2016
Massive flight delays at Mumbai airport: How congestion is killing India's aviation growth storyHow much of this is the fault of an individual airline is debatable but it is clear that airport infrastructure at Mumbai is bursting at the seams
Jul 24, 2016
Missing Antonov AN-32: Experts claim 50 percent possibility of finding IAF planeEven as the efforts were intensified over the Bay of Bengal, the odds of finding the missing AN-32 aircraft or its debris is that of 50 percent, Incois said.
Jan 14, 2016
Pakistani court rejects plea to form commission to examine boat used by 26/11 terroristsA court hearing the 2008 Mumbai attack case has rejected the prosecution's plea to form a commission to examine the boat used by the 10 LeT terrorists.
Nov 03, 2015
Major aviation disaster averted: Indian Navy tests missiles even as airspace remains open to trafficIn times when major aviation disasters have have horrified the world, another one could have occurred on Saturday when, due to a communication failure, the Indian Navy test fired several lethal surface-to-surface missiles above the Arabian Sea as the airspace remained open to air traffic.
Jul 07, 2015
Turkish Airlines flight makes emergency landing at Delhi Airport post bomb scare, passengers quizzedTurkish Airlines Flight TK-65, flying from Hong Kong to Istanbul, was forced to make an emergency landing at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International (IGi) Airport following a bomb threat on Tuesday, according to television reports.