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US flight diverted as plane's engine breaks mid-air; over 100 passengers saved
India

US flight diverted as plane's engine breaks mid-air; over 100 passengers saved

Over 100 people on board US' Southwest Airlines flight had a lucky escape when a part of the plane's engine was ripped off thousands of feet above the Gulf of Mexico with the passengers experiencing anxious moments before the jet managed to make an emergency landing.

Pakistani-American couple kicked off flight for 'sweating', saying 'Allah' and texting
World

Pakistani-American couple kicked off flight for 'sweating', saying 'Allah' and texting

A Pakistani-American couple has claimed that they were removed from a US-bound flight as an on board crew member felt "uncomfortable" after noticing that they were "sweating", saying "Allah" and texting.

Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 pilot conducted similar route on home computer
World

Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 pilot conducted similar route on home computer

A forensic examination showed the pilot of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 conducted a flight simulation on his home computer that closely matched the suspected route of the missing aircraft, according to a confidential report obtained by New York magazine.

China: Seaplane crashes on inaugural flight outside Shanghai, five people killed
World

China: Seaplane crashes on inaugural flight outside Shanghai, five people killed

A seaplane making its inaugural flight crashed into a highway bridge outside Shanghai on Wednesday, killing five people on board.

Frequent flyers rejoice: Scientists design way to treat jet lag and other sleeping disorders
World

Frequent flyers rejoice: Scientists design way to treat jet lag and other sleeping disorders

Scientists have designed new molecules which can modify the sleep/wake cycle, Paving the way for improved treatments for jet lag and sleep disorders.

Air India offloads 70-year-old wheelchair-bound woman due to 'over booking'
India

Air India offloads 70-year-old wheelchair-bound woman due to 'over booking'

A 70-year-old woman passenger on wheel chair was not allowed to board her Air India flight to New York from Mumbai via Delhi allegedly due to "over booking."

Passengers evacuated from Air India plane after pilot sees smoke
India

Passengers evacuated from Air India plane after pilot sees smoke

Passengers of an Air India plane from Hyderabad were on Monday evacuated in emergency conditions soon after the flight landed at airport here as the pilot suspected smoke coming out from the engine.

Air India flight makes emergency landing in Bhopal after bird hits one of its engines
India

Air India flight makes emergency landing in Bhopal after bird hits one of its engines

An Air India flight from Bhopal to Mumbai had to make an emergency landing minutes after its take-off from Raja Bhoj Airport in Bhopal.

Close shave for 127 Jet Airways passengers in Mumbai after landing gear collapses
India

Close shave for 127 Jet Airways passengers in Mumbai after landing gear collapses

As many as 127 passengers onboard a Jet Airways plane from New Delhi had a close shave after its main landing gear collapsed when it landed in Mumbai.

Sikh-American actor Waris Ahluwalia barred from flight over turban dispute
World

Sikh-American actor Waris Ahluwalia barred from flight over turban dispute

A Sikh-American actor has been barred from boarding a New York-bound Aeromexico flight after he refused to remove his turban during a security check.

Differently-abled woman allegedly denied wheelchair, made to crawl after deboarding Air India plane
India

Differently-abled woman allegedly denied wheelchair, made to crawl after deboarding Air India plane

Air India has ordered an enquiry into an incident where a differently-abled woman was allegedly made to crawl after deboarding a plane in New Delhi.

Two Kathmandu-bound flights grounded following bomb scare
India

Two Kathmandu-bound flights grounded following bomb scare

Two flights, one each of Air India and Jet Airways, were grounded just before their departure for Kathmandu from New Delhi following a bomb scare.

Milan-bound Air India flight forced to return to Delhi airport after smoke detected in cabin
India

Milan-bound Air India flight forced to return to Delhi airport after smoke detected in cabin

A Milan-bound Air India plane carrying 167 passengers onboard was forced to return to IGI Airport in New Delhi barely two hours after it had taken off as smoke was "detected" in its cabin.

Cockpit concert: Watch Sonu Nigam's surprise performance on passenger flight
India

Cockpit concert: Watch Sonu Nigam's surprise performance on passenger flight

If you find yourself travelling on the same flight as star singer Sonu Nigam, it clearly is not an ordinary day.

Twitter spat: Vir Das takes on Jet Airways after missing flight, makes them apologise
Life

Twitter spat: Vir Das takes on Jet Airways after missing flight, makes them apologise

Little did Jet Airways realise that they were entering a world of trouble when comedian and actor Vir Das on Monday missed his flight.

Air India flight lands at Delhi airport under emergency conditions after low pressure in tyre
India

Air India flight lands at Delhi airport under emergency conditions after low pressure in tyre

A Delhi-bound Air India flight, with 325 passengers on board, on Tuesday landed under emergency conditions at the Indira Gandhi International Airport.

Customs seize 1 kg gold from seat panel of private carrier in Kolkata
India

Customs seize 1 kg gold from seat panel of private carrier in Kolkata

One kg gold, valued at Rs. 26 lakh, was seized from a private airlines flight after it arrived at Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport in Kolkata.

BSF plane with around 10 people onboard crashes in Delhi's Dwarka, two confirmed dead
India

BSF plane with around 10 people onboard crashes in Delhi's Dwarka, two confirmed dead

A Ranchi-bound Border Security Force (BSF) Superking aircraft carrying technicians crashed at Bagdola village in Dwarka, New Delhi on Tuesday.

Cracks in windshield force Air India flight to return to airport in Delhi
India

Cracks in windshield force Air India flight to return to airport in Delhi

An Air India flight was forced to return to IGI airport after being airborne for over an hour following cracks in the aircraft's windshield.

Flights to Delhi rescheduled for 3 days during air space closure
Delhi

Flights to Delhi rescheduled for 3 days during air space closure

Several domestic and international flights to and out of Delhi have been rescheduled for the next three days.