ICG continuously monitoring oil spill from sunken ship MV Princess Miral

Saturday, June 25th, 2022
ICG continuously monitoring oil spill from sunken ship MV Princess Miral

Mangaluru: The Coast Guard is using six vessels and two aircraft in its effort to check marine pollution in case of an oil spill from the submerged foreign vessel, MV Princess Miral. Indian Coast Guard (ICG) continued to monitor the situation around the grounded merchant ship MV Princess Miral on Saturday too. A fully equipped […]

Be ready to enjoy Wi-Fi services in Air India aircraft now!

Monday, January 27th, 2014
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New Delhi: Now, you will not have to wait to deboard the flight to complete your pending tasks on net. Air India is all set to provide Wi-Fi networks on its wide and narrow body planes. It means that now the passengers of Air India will now be able to surf net whether they are traveling […]

Aircraft makes emergency landing in Delhi park

Monday, October 7th, 2013
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New Delhi : A two-seater microlight aircraft of the National Cadet Corps wing of the Indian Air Force made an emergency landing in a park in east Delhi’s Shastri Park area on Sunday morning after the pilots found technical glitches in it. No casualty was reported, said the police. The aircraft, numbered CH 701, landed […]

US deploys aircraft carrier USS Truman to Gulf

Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013
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Washington : The US Navy has deployed the USS Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group to the Gulf region. “The Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group is ready to deploy,” Xinhua quoted Rear Adm. Kevin Sweeney, commander of the carrier strike group, as saying in a statement. “We’ve worked very hard over the last several […]

Antony inaugurates HAL’s strategic electronics factory in Kasaragod

Saturday, November 17th, 2012
HAL factory Kasaragod

Kasaragod : Defence Minister A K Antony inaugurated Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd’s strategic electronics factory at Seetamgoli in Kasargode District in Kerala on Saturday. The Factory will produce advanced Avionics for Aircraft and Helicopters in the Defence Sector. The first phase of the factory has been set up at a cost of 66 Crore rupees. He […]

Sukhoi Superjet 100 Plane goes missing

Wednesday, May 9th, 2012
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Moscow:  Russia’s latest civil airliner carrying 44 passengers has disappeared from the radars during a demonstrative flight in the Indonesian capital. Hijacking and a high-altitude crash into a mountain have not been ruled out. ­The aircraft did not return to the airport at the scheduled time following takeoff.  By that time, the fuel should have […]

127 feared killed in Pak jet crash

Friday, April 20th, 2012
Pak jet crash

Islamabad : A Pakistani passenger jet with 127 people on board crashed Friday as it was landing in bad weather at an airport near the capital, Islamabad, officials said. A government minister expressed little hope of finding survivors. The Bhoja Air Boeing 737-200 went down in farmland just a few kilometers (miles) away from the […]

Miraculous Escape For Passengers As Plane Lands With No Front Wheel

Tuesday, February 28th, 2012
United Express Flight

New Jersey : Passengers of United Express Flight 5124 had a miraculous escape when the plane landed at the Newark Liberty Airport without any front wheel, reports ‘Daily Mail’. There were no reports of injuries among the 71 people aboard. Authorities say Flight 5124 landed around 6:20pm today, shortly after the pilot was approaching the […]

MiG crashes due to pilots’ inexperience: Browne

Saturday, October 8th, 2011
Mig crash

Ghazidabad : The Indian Air Force (IAF) today said most of the recent MiG-21 crashes have been caused due to inexperience of young pilots in handling the aircraft. “Unfortunately except for one case, the other cases point towards inexperience of young pilots who were not been able to handle the landing and approach (of the […]

Rescuers find 18 bodies in Indonesia plane crash

Saturday, October 1st, 2011
Plane crash

Bahorok Indonesia: The bodies of all 18 people who were on board a plane that crashed into the jungle-covered mountains of western Indonesia were recovered from the wreckage Saturday, an official said. The Spanish-designed CASA C-212 lost contact with air traffic control early Thursday while flying from North Sumatra to Aceh province. Minutes later, it […]