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Five people killed in France's Loche after two small aircraft collide; probe underway
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Five people killed in France's Loche after two small aircraft collide; probe underway

Two of the dead were in an ultra-light plane and three others in the other small aircraft. There were no reports of survivors

Airline industry braces for prolonged recovery from coronavirus crisis; half the world's airplanes in storage
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Airline industry braces for prolonged recovery from coronavirus crisis; half the world's airplanes in storage

Carriers including United Airlines Holdings Inc and Air New Zealand Ltd have warned they are likely to emerge from the coronavirus crisis smaller, and there are fears others may not survive.

Coronavirus Outbreak: After IndiGo, GoAir offers its aircraft, crew, airport staff to govt for emergency services
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Coronavirus Outbreak: After IndiGo, GoAir offers its aircraft, crew, airport staff to govt for emergency services

GoAir said on Friday it has offered government its aircraft, crew and airport staff to carry out emergency services and repatriation of citizens, two days after another low-cost carrier IndiGo made a similar offer

Vistara takes delivery of its first B787-9 Dreamliner aircraft with lie-flat business class seats
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Vistara takes delivery of its first B787-9 Dreamliner aircraft with lie-flat business class seats

Vistara took the delivery of its first wide-body Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner plane on Friday, making it the first Indian airline to fly this aircraft

GoAir cancels 18 domestic flights; budget carrier faces non-availability of aircraft, cockpit crew crunch
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GoAir cancels 18 domestic flights; budget carrier faces non-availability of aircraft, cockpit crew crunch

GoAir has cancelled 18 domestic flights from cities including Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Kolkata and Patna due to non-availability of aircraft and adequate cockpit crew, a source said

NASA hands Boeing extra USD 287 million to avoid 18 month wait time for the human spaceflights
science

NASA hands Boeing extra USD 287 million to avoid 18 month wait time for the human spaceflights

NASA has given Boeing and SpaceX $7 billion since 2014 to build spacecrafts to ferry astronauts to the ISS.

NASA displays its experimental all-electric X-57 Maxwell aircraft for the first time
science

NASA displays its experimental all-electric X-57 Maxwell aircraft for the first time

The aircraft has been under development since 2015 and is still a year away from its first test flight.

IndiGo seeks employees support amid biggest quarterly loss; CEO says will have to deal with weakening revenue environment going forward
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IndiGo seeks employees support amid biggest quarterly loss; CEO says will have to deal with weakening revenue environment going forward

Budget carrier IndiGo on Tuesday sought the "support" of its employees following its biggest quarterly loss in the September quarter, saying that it will have to deal with the "weakening" revenue environment going forward

IndiGo gets delivery of first A321neo from CDB Aviation, 8 more to come by January 2020
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IndiGo gets delivery of first A321neo from CDB Aviation, 8 more to come by January 2020

IndiGo has six A321neos in its fleet of 243 planes, according to a fleet tracking website

DGCA to inspect 23 Boeing 737 planes of SpiceJet for possible cracks in body frame
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DGCA to inspect 23 Boeing 737 planes of SpiceJet for possible cracks in body frame

Aviation watchdog DGCA will inspect 23 Boeing 737 planes, including four freighters, operated by SpiceJet to check for any cracks in the body frame, a senior official said

GoAir rekindles IPO plan, to raise up to Rs 2,074 cr; budget carrier plans to add one aircraft per month
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GoAir rekindles IPO plan, to raise up to Rs 2,074 cr; budget carrier plans to add one aircraft per month

GoAir plans to raise up to Rs 2,074 crore through the maiden offer, though the airline is yet to take a decision on the size of the issue

SpiceJet to hire up to 2,000 Jet Airways staff, says chairman Ajay Singh; focus to remain on narrow-body fleet
India

SpiceJet to hire up to 2,000 Jet Airways staff, says chairman Ajay Singh; focus to remain on narrow-body fleet

SpiceJet plans to hire up to 2,000 staff, including pilots and cabin crew, of the defunct Jet Airways as the no-frills carrier continues to expand its operations

IndiGo's co-founder Rakesh Gangwal not intent on taking control of company, says CEO
Business

IndiGo's co-founder Rakesh Gangwal not intent on taking control of company, says CEO

IndiGo, SpiceJet and GoAir have been rushing to fill the vacuum left by the collapse of Jet Airways, once India’s largest carrier, and gain control of its valuable slots.

Jet Airways will fly again if SBI is serious about getting a bidder, say pilots; hint at conspiracy to keep airline grounded
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Jet Airways will fly again if SBI is serious about getting a bidder, say pilots; hint at conspiracy to keep airline grounded

Jet Airways pilots revealed why they continued to nurture hope and refuse to look for a job elsewhere even as their future with the airline is uncertain

Government to allocate 440 vacant cash-strapped Jet Airways slots on interim basis to other airlines
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Government to allocate 440 vacant cash-strapped Jet Airways slots on interim basis to other airlines

The 440 slots vacated by Jet Airways at Delhi and Mumbai airports would be allocated to other airlines on an interim basis through a "rational, fair and equitable" manner.

Will take all steps to enhance security, Boeing assures hours after probe into Ethiopia crash reveals flight's sensor had sent faulty data
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Will take all steps to enhance security, Boeing assures hours after probe into Ethiopia crash reveals flight's sensor had sent faulty data

The statement came hours after Ethiopian investigators said the pilots of a doomed Boeing 737 MAX 8 had repeatedly followed Boeing's recommended procedures prior to crashing on 10 March.

Kin of Ethiopian Airlines crash victim file lawsuit against Boeing in US federal court
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Kin of Ethiopian Airlines crash victim file lawsuit against Boeing in US federal court

A lawsuit against Boeing Co was filed in US federal court on Thursday in what appeared to be the first suit over a 10 March Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX crash that killed 157 people

Boeing has finally unveiled a 737 MAX software fix following the fatal crashes
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Boeing has finally unveiled a 737 MAX software fix following the fatal crashes

Boeing has worked out the software fix on the 737 MAX to prevent future malfunctions.