Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 20, 2014
A 45-year-old man was detained today by Air Intelligence Unit of the customs department at the airport here after he was found to have brought in two kg gold concealed in batteries.
Sunday April 20, 2014
The national carrier, which has already inducted 13 Boeing 787 Dreamliners, expects deliveries of two more such planes in May, while another three of the total 27 ordered are slated to be delivered by the US manufacturer Boeing in June, August and No...
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 19, 2014
BJP today petitioned the Election Commission to stop Congress President Sonia Gandhi from airing her message on Doordarshan and AIR and said it violates of the Model Code as it polarises the election scene among religious communities.
Thursday April 17, 2014
Air India plans to sell three of its Boeing 777s for mopping up resources to stem its liabilities, according to sources, barely four months after selling five of these planes to Gulf carrier Etihad Airways.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday April 14, 2014
Several flights to Dubai would be affected for 80 days from May one due to closure of two runways there for upgrade, with Jet Airways and Air India Express announcing shifting of most of their flights to neighbouring Sharjah and revising timings for ...
Sunday April 13, 2014
For the first time, Indian banks have started evincing interest in financing aircraft purchase, with Bank of India (BoI) extending a loan of $200 million to Air India to finance the acquisition of three Dreamliners, according to official sources.
World | Press Trust of India | Friday April 11, 2014
After showing signs of opening up, China's official media suffered a setback, with a TV anchor being forced off air during a live show after he criticised officials for corruption and a newspaper was suspended from publication due to an alleged bribe...
South | Press Trust of India | Friday April 11, 2014
About 2.33 kg of gold biscuits, valued at Rs 70 lakh was seized from a passenger at Karippur international airport in Kerala today.
Ershad Kaleebullah | Friday April 11, 2014
We speak to Feroz Khan, a choreographer for Bollywood movies and judge on reality show Dance India Dance, to unearth how he used technology to change the way he works.
Tuesday April 8, 2014
The pilots feel such a cut would be substantial as about 60 per cent of their total pay package comprised various allowances, while airline officials say a 15 per cent slash in allowances was being effected for all sections of employees of the cash-s...
Election 2014 | Reported by Sandeep Phukan; Edited by Mala Das | Sunday April 6, 2014
Senior BJP leader Gopinath Munde's supporters beat up a helicopter pilot in Beed in Maharashtra after he reportedly refused to defy rules.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday April 4, 2014
Airport customs officials seized gold in the form of rods weighing 1.922 kg and valued at Rs 55.85 lakh from three air passengers, who arrived in Kochi, Kerala from Dubai today.
Thursday April 3, 2014
Air India launched a short-term 'Monsoon Bonanza' scheme under which tickets on 40 select domestic sectors can be bought till Saturday for travel till September 30.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 1, 2014
The Air Force has ruled out that the C-130J Super Hercules transport aircraft could have crashed due to suspected counterfeit Chinese parts. The Air Force also said that it had already sent some of the equipment to the US for physical verification by...
Sunday March 30, 2014
With the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) cracking the whip on air charter firms flouting safety norms, companies busy flying politicians for poll campaign would now report to the aviation regulator on operational issues once every week f...
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 30, 2014
The black box of the C-130J transport aircraft that crashed near Gwalior on Friday has suffered damage.
Press Trust of India | Sunday March 30, 2014
India's air pistol shooter Heena Sidhu won a silver medal in World Cup in USA and inched a step closer to becoming No.1 ranked shooter in the world.
India | NDTV.com | Friday March 28, 2014
The Indian Air Force's new C-130J aircraft crashed near Gwalior in Madhya Pradesh after taking off from Agra this morning. All five air force personnel on board were killed.
India | Nitin Gokhale | Friday March 28, 2014
The crash of Indian Air Force's C-130 J Super Hercules aircraft near Gwalior this morning has come as a big shock to military aviation specialists. A Court of Inquiry has been ordered by the Air Force to probe the reason behind the crash in which fiv...
India | Reported by Nitin A Gokhale, Edited by Prasad Sanyal (with inputs from Agencies) | Friday March 28, 2014
Less than 10 minutes after it took off from Agra, one of the Indian Air Force's newest and sturdiest aircraft crashed near Gwalior, killing all five people on board.