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Longest direct passenger flight arrives in Sydney from New York in 17-hour 'ultra-long-haul' journey
World

Longest direct passenger flight arrives in Sydney from New York in 17-hour 'ultra-long-haul' journey

Last year, Qantas introduced the first 17-hour, direct flight from Perth to London, one of the longest passenger flights in the world.

Earth’s north magnetic pole is erratically shifting at a speed at 50 km per year
science

Earth’s north magnetic pole is erratically shifting at a speed at 50 km per year

The shifts are forcing an unprecedented early update to a model that helps navigation.

Mid-air collision averted between two IndiGo planes at India-Bangladesh airspace border
India

Mid-air collision averted between two IndiGo planes at India-Bangladesh airspace border

Two IndiGo planes came too close for comfort before averting a mid-air collision at the border airspace of India and Bangladesh.

Small plane crashes in golf course in US' Phoenix killing six; cause of crash unknown, say investigators
World

Small plane crashes in golf course in US' Phoenix killing six; cause of crash unknown, say investigators

All six people aboard a small plane were killed when it crashed on a golf course in a Phoenix suburb shortly after taking off from a nearby airport, police said.

Air India Express plane veers off taxiway at Kochi airport; all passengers evacuated safely
India

Air India Express plane veers off taxiway at Kochi airport; all passengers evacuated safely

An Air India Express aircraft carrying 102 passengers and six crew members on-board veered off the taxiway at Kochi airport early Tuesday morning.

Mishap averted as Indigo, SpiceJet aircraft come face-to-face at IGI in Delhi
India

Mishap averted as Indigo, SpiceJet aircraft come face-to-face at IGI in Delhi

A major mishap was averted in Delhi at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport on Tuesday after an Indigo and a SpiceJet aircraft came face-to-face on the runway.

Boeing is increasingly optimistic about gradually making a mid-market plane to fill gaps in its lineup
News & Analysis

Boeing is increasingly optimistic about gradually making a mid-market plane to fill gaps in its lineup

Boeing voiced more optimism on Tuesday about going ahead with a new aircraft to fill a gap in its product line, but said the time frame for producing such a plane remained years away.

Plane crashes on takeoff at Malta airport, five aboard killed
Politics

Plane crashes on takeoff at Malta airport, five aboard killed

A light plane crashed Monday after takeoff from Malta International Airport en route to Libya, killing all five crew members on board, airport authorities said.

Delta Airlines cancels hundreds of flights after computer meltdown: Tens of thousands left stranded
World

Delta Airlines cancels hundreds of flights after computer meltdown: Tens of thousands left stranded

Delta Airlines scrapped hundreds of flights and delayed many more as it digested the aftermath of a computer meltdown.

Dubai-Kozhikode flight makes emergency landing in Mumbai due to ruckus by passenger
Mumbai

Dubai-Kozhikode flight makes emergency landing in Mumbai due to ruckus by passenger

An IndiGo flight from Dubai to Kozhikode made an emergency landing at the Mumbai airport following alleged unruly behaviour of a passenger.

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.

Indonesia: Snakes on a plane? Man caught trying to board plane with reptiles in socks
World

Indonesia: Snakes on a plane? Man caught trying to board plane with reptiles in socks

A man has been arrested for trying to board a Garuda Indonesia plane bound for Saudi Arabia with 10 pythons in his socks, an airline official said Monday.

Crew of SpiceJet Dubai-Kochi flight finds 1 kg of gold hidden in plane lavatory
India

Crew of SpiceJet Dubai-Kochi flight finds 1 kg of gold hidden in plane lavatory

The chief of crew of a SpiceJet flight from Dubai found one kg of gold hidden in the lavatory after the plane landed at Kochi Airport.

Maths equations + airplane passenger = flight threat? Try telling that to Guido Menzio
World

Maths equations + airplane passenger = flight threat? Try telling that to Guido Menzio

An Italian economist says his flight was delayed for over two hours after a fellow woman passenger saw him working on an equation she thought was some special secret terrorist code and alerted the cabin crew.

Plane crashes into market in Bolivia, four dead
World

Plane crashes into market in Bolivia, four dead

A small plane crashed into a market in a town in Bolivia's north, killing all four people in the aircraft and injuring three vendors on the ground

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.

'I put all my money in films': Poor Shah Rukh Khan, he can’t afford a plane
Entertainment

'I put all my money in films': Poor Shah Rukh Khan, he can’t afford a plane

"There is always a choice - buy a plane or make a film - so I make a film,” said Shah Rukh Khan.

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.