World | Associated Press | Wednesday July 23, 2014
When US and European airlines quickly canceled flights to Israel Tuesday, they showed both a skittishness and a new sense of urgency in dealing with global trouble spots following last week's downing of a passenger plane over Ukraine.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 21, 2014
Islamist-led militiamen have stepped up their assault on Libya's main airport, controlled by rival fighters, which the health ministry said on Monday had left at least 47 dead in a week.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 14, 2014
European planemaker Airbus on Monday launched the eagerly-awaited upgrade to its long-haul A330 passenger jet - the A330neo - which boasts more fuel-efficient engines.
World | Nicola Clark, The New York Times | Saturday July 12, 2014
With the advent of a new generation of lightweight, carbon-fiber wide-bodies like the Boeing 787 Dreamliner and Airbus' own A350-XWB, which is expected later this year, the A330 is starting to show its age.
World | Reuters | Friday June 27, 2014
Airbus is set to upgrade its A330 with engines provided exclusively by Rolls-Royce, setting the stage for a bitter new phase in a battle for wide-body jet orders with Boeing's 787 Dreamliner, people familiar with the matter said.
World | Agence-France Presse | Thursday May 22, 2014
A Singapore Airlines plane skidded off the runway on touching down during heavy rain at Myanmar's Yangon International Airport, but no injuries were reported, the carrier said on Thursday.
World | Associated Press | Friday May 9, 2014
An Airbus A330 passenger jet was forced to return to Brasilia's international airport after a bird was sucked into one of the engines minutes after takeoff, the Portuguese airliner TAP said today.
World | Associated Press | Friday April 4, 2014
A Qantas Airbus A330 jet with players from A-League side the Central Coast Mariners among its 253 passengers made an emergency landing at Adelaide airport on Friday after a warning light indicated smoke in the cargo area.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday March 27, 2014
Math wizards who pinpointed the final resting place of a doomed Air France jet deep beneath the Atlantic stand ready to do so again for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday November 21, 2013
An Etihad Airways passenger jet made an emergency landing in Brisbane on Thursday after issuing a mayday call following a flight deck instrument failure.
World | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 26, 2013
In a shocking admission, two pilots have reported that they both fell asleep in the cockpit of a packed 325-seat passenger plane that kept flying unsupervised on auto-pilot mode.
World | Reuters | Wednesday August 7, 2013
A Delta Airlines Airbus headed from Paris to the US with over 300 people on board was today diverted to Amsterdam because of a problem with its flaps, the airline said.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday May 6, 2013
A controversial wedding in an Indian-origin family in South Africa has allegedly created a rift between President Jacob Zuma and African National Congress (ANC) secretary-general Gwede Mantashe, a media report said.
India | Agence France-Presse | Sunday May 5, 2013
A wealthy Indian family in South Africa apologised on Saturday for a diplomatic scandal over the use of a military air base to land a private jet flying their guests to a wedding this week.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday May 3, 2013
South Africa's government announced the suspension of a slew of officials and military personnel Friday, as it tried to limit the political and diplomatic fallout from a lavish Indian wedding.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday March 4, 2013
Two airliners, one operated by Delta and one by KLM, made separate emergency landings at Schiphol airport on Monday shortly after taking off from the Amsterdam hub, officials said, with no injuries reported.
Thursday February 7, 2013
Europe's Airbus wants to sell its C295 military transport aircraft to India, an Airbus Military executive said on Thursday, adding that the company was awaiting a request for proposals from the government.
India | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen; Edited by Sindhu Manjesh | Tuesday January 8, 2013
The aviation giant will supply mid-air refuellers, which help fighter planes stay in the sky longer, and reach targets located deep in enemy territory.
Monday December 3, 2012
Private carrier Jet Airways today said it has sought government's permission to lease two Airbus 330-300s to deploy them on the Mumbai-Newark (US) route as part of its A330s fleet replacement plans.
India | Written by Amit Chaturvedi | Thursday July 26, 2012
The flight crew of the Air India A330 aircraft which was operating from Delhi to Shanghai has been grounded. The flight which took off from Delhi on July 5, was caught in a major turbulence mid-air, injuring two cabin crew and one passenger.