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Apr 30, 2017
Passenger plane at Heathrow Airport came close to hitting two drones, says reportLondon: A passenger jet approaching Heathrow Airport was involved in a near-miss incident with two drones, the first such recorded instance in the UK. Scotland Yard was informed after the incident in November last year, but the drones' operators have not been found, a report by the UK Airprox Board (UKAB) said this week.
Jun 10, 2016
Govt cancels proposal to rename DGCA with Civil Aviation AuthorityThe UPA government had proposed to replace Directorate General of Civil Aviation with Civil Aviation Authority having full functional and financial autonomy
Feb 03, 2016
Somalia airline blast, two injured; pilot fears it was caused by bombA blast that ripped a hole in a commercial airliner shortly after take-off from Somalia's capital was probably caused by a bomb, the pilot who landed it safely claimed today.
Feb 02, 2016
Pakistan International Airlines halts operations after two staffers die in standoff with policeThe employees of Pakistan International Airlines are opposing the airlines' privatisation.
Apr 06, 2015
Emirates invests $6 mn to train crew for onboard emergencyAll Emirates cabin crew go through a comprehensive initial training program, which is required by the UAE General Civil Aviation Authority, as well as additional specific training for the use of onboard medical equipment.
Jul 19, 2014
Why Malaysia Airlines can't blame UN aviation agency for MH17 tragedyThe role of the International Civil Aviation Authority has come under scrutiny after a Malaysian airliner was shot down by a missile on Thursday over eastern Ukraine, killing 298 people.
Feb 07, 2014
Centre defers bill to constitute CAA till next weekThe CAA Bill, besides regulating civil aviation safety, empowers the proposed authority to draw up a state safety programme and approve safety management system.
Feb 06, 2014
Bill to establish CAA similar to DGCA: parliamentary panelPanel chief Sitaram Yechury warned that following the FAA's downgrade move, the aviation regulators of Britain, Australia and few other nations could follow suit.
Jul 11, 2013
New aviation body set to replace DGCAThe new regulatory body would be called the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) and would replace the DGCA. It will administer and regulate civil aviation safety and manage safety oversight over air transport operators, air service navigation operators and operators of other civil aviation facilities.<br /><br />
Apr 03, 2013
Govt to table new bill to replace DGCA by new aviation regulatorA bill to replace the DGCA by a new aviation regulator with full operational and financial autonomy is likely to be tabled in Parliament in the next part of the Budget Session starting later this month, official sources said today.