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Air India Express flight from Thiruvananthapuram to Sharjah turns back after take off due to tech glitch
India

Air India Express flight from Thiruvananthapuram to Sharjah turns back after take off due to tech glitch

The plane landed safely at Thiruvananthapuram airport and another flight was arranged for the passengers to travel to Sharjah

Dhaka-bound flight makes emergency landing in Nagpur after pilot suffers heart attack mid-air
India

Dhaka-bound flight makes emergency landing in Nagpur after pilot suffers heart attack mid-air

The Nagpur Air Traffic Controller (ATC) received a call from the Biman Air cockpit that a pilot had suffered a severe heart attack, requiring immediate help to land.

Air India, Vistara reroute flights after officials deem Afghan airspace 'uncontrolled'; Punjab CM sends SOS to Centre over stranded Sikhs
India

Air India, Vistara reroute flights after officials deem Afghan airspace 'uncontrolled'; Punjab CM sends SOS to Centre over stranded Sikhs

The Air Asia was the only commercial flight scheduled to operate between India and Afghanistan and it is the only carrier that has been operating flights between the two countries.

Virgin Galactic’s Richard Branson flies to space: How Twitter reacted to Unity 22 launch
science

Virgin Galactic’s Richard Branson flies to space: How Twitter reacted to Unity 22 launch

At an altitude of about 13 kilometres, Unity detached from the mothership and breached Mach 3 as it shot into space.

'Experience of a lifetime': Richard Branson completes space tour aboard Virgin Galactic vessel
World

'Experience of a lifetime': Richard Branson completes space tour aboard Virgin Galactic vessel

Virgin Galactic plans two further flights, and then the start of regular commercial operations from early 2022 with ticket prices ranging from $2,00,000 to $2,50,000

How did NASA's Ingenuity helicopter make it first flight on another planet?
science

How did NASA's Ingenuity helicopter make it first flight on another planet?

Ingenuity doesn’t have the rear rotor blades and commands cannot be given in real-time.

Cancellations, confusion continue on Day 2 of domestic operations; 325 departures till 5 pm, flights remain suspended in Bengal
India

Cancellations, confusion continue on Day 2 of domestic operations; 325 departures till 5 pm, flights remain suspended in Bengal

Airports across the country handled 325 departures and 283 arrivals with 41,673 passengers till 5 pm on Tuesday even as flight cancellations continued with passengers facing difficulties

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.

Greta Thunberg's flight shaming catches on around the world, air travel takes a hit
News & Analysis

Greta Thunberg's flight shaming catches on around the world, air travel takes a hit

Commercial flying accounts for about 2 percent of global carbon emissions and about 12 percent of transport emissions.

Regional flight connectivity hits air pocket; AAI cancels 58 licences of Deccan Charters, Air Odisha given under UDAN scheme
Business

Regional flight connectivity hits air pocket; AAI cancels 58 licences of Deccan Charters, Air Odisha given under UDAN scheme

The AAI cancelled as many as 84 licences of regional carriers Air Odisha and Deccan Charters given for their reported flaws including non-starting operations and irregular services.

Video of Ryanair passenger racially abusing woman on flight goes viral: British cops launch probe
World

Video of Ryanair passenger racially abusing woman on flight goes viral: British cops launch probe

The video was taken by another passenger on board the Ryanair flight while the plane was waiting to take off from Barcelona to London Stansted airport on Friday. After the argument, the woman was eventually moved from her seat. A flight attendant appears to tell the man he will discuss the incident with his supervisor, but the passenger is left in his place.

Two IndiGo planes narrowly avoid mid-air collision over Bengaluru; all passengers alight safely from aircraft
India

Two IndiGo planes narrowly avoid mid-air collision over Bengaluru; all passengers alight safely from aircraft

The Indigo planes were said to be seconds away from the mid-air collision. All the passengers onboard were de-boarded safely.

SpiceJet aircraft makes emergency landing in Ahmedabad due to low cabin pressure
India

SpiceJet aircraft makes emergency landing in Ahmedabad due to low cabin pressure

All the passengers on-board the SpiceJet flight were safe, an airline spokesperson said. Following the standard operating procedure, the crew diverted the aircraft to Ahmedabad, where it landed safely, he added

Rahul Gandhi's plane had 'common' autopilot mode failure, says DGCA; forms committee to probe matter
India

Rahul Gandhi's plane had 'common' autopilot mode failure, says DGCA; forms committee to probe matter

The DGCA has seet up a two-member committee to probe allegations of “intentional tampering” of a special flight ferrying Rahul Gandhi in Karnataka

Trai issues a consultation paper to decide rules and types of services for in-flight connectivity
News & Analysis

Trai issues a consultation paper to decide rules and types of services for in-flight connectivity

The consultation paper on 'In Flight Connectivity' has sought written comments on the issues from the stakeholders by October 27.

Mumbai rains as it happened: 6 inter-city trains, 108 flights cancelled due to inclement weather
India

Mumbai rains as it happened: 6 inter-city trains, 108 flights cancelled due to inclement weather

Heavy rains lashed Mumbai and its suburbs on Tuesday afternoon, but there was no report of waterlogging or disruption of transport services.

First Haj flight leaves Srinagar: Mehbooba Mufti sees off pilgrims, asks them to pray for Kashmir
India

First Haj flight leaves Srinagar: Mehbooba Mufti sees off pilgrims, asks them to pray for Kashmir

The first Haj flight with 420 pilgrims aboard took off from Srinagar on Tuesday for Saudi Arabia.

Family reportedly kicked out of JetBlue flight after toddler kicks seat, incident caught on camera
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Family reportedly kicked out of JetBlue flight after toddler kicks seat, incident caught on camera

A New York family were booted from a JetBlue Airlines flight without proper explanation after their toddler began kicking a passenger’s seat

Air India flight takes off with faulty ACs; flyers' complaints go unheard even after flight lands
India

Air India flight takes off with faulty ACs; flyers' complaints go unheard even after flight lands

The air conditioning system of a Delhi-bound Air India flight from Bagdogra Sunday malfunctioned, leading to protests from the passengers

Afghanistan's first female certified pilot to become youngest to make solo round-the-world flight
Life

Afghanistan's first female certified pilot to become youngest to make solo round-the-world flight

Born in a refugee camp in Afghanistan, Shaesta Waiz now hopes to become the youngest woman in history to complete a solo round-the-world flight.