World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday October 6, 2015
An American Airlines pilot become ill and died during a flight from Phoenix to Boston Monday but the co-pilot was able to safely land the plane, the US carrier said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday September 25, 2015
A plane carrying 251 passengers from Australia to Hong Kong made an emergency landing in Bali on Friday, with one passenger reporting seeing an engine on fire.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday September 23, 2015
US aerospace giant Boeing has signed deals with Chinese firms to sell 300 aircraft and open a completion centre in the Asian country, China's official Xinhua news agency reported, as President Xi Jinping began his first state visit to the United States.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday September 21, 2015
Iran plans to buy Airbus and Boeing passenger planes through long-term payment agreements once a nuclear accord with world powers is implemented, the transport minister said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday September 15, 2015
European jetmaker Airbus inaugurated its first US plant on Monday in a move to wrest away a chunk of Boeing's domination of the domestic aircraft market including lucrative Pentagon contracts.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday September 14, 2015
American Airlines accidently sent the wrong plane across the ocean from Los Angeles to Hawaii, a company spokesman confirmed to AFP Sunday.
India News | Written by Sandeep Phukan | Wednesday September 9, 2015
Air India - fresh from its Monday evening scare of its Kajuraho-Varanasi flight catching fire while landing in Delhi - is speeding up its plans to replace its ageing fleet of Airbus A 320 planes.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 8, 2015
The Centre has denied allegations that the state-run carrier, Air India was operating old and faulty aircrafts, and yesterday's incident of fire in a plane was not due to any safety issue. More than 150 people were onboard the flight.
India News | Written by Vishnu Som | Tuesday September 8, 2015
If you fly Air India, there's a good chance that you've been on the sort of plane that made an emergency landing in Delhi on Monday evening. The Airbus A320, is a warhorse for the airline, with nearly 60 of these planes currently in service. The glaring problem, according to pilots who fly with the national carrier, is that 15 of them are far too ...
India News | Reported by Sandeep Phukan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday September 8, 2015
An Air India flight that had apparently developed a hydraulic failure, caught fire during landing at the Delhi airport this evening. Sources said the aircraft in question - the Airbus 320 -- was acquired in 1994 and is more than 21 years old.
Press Trust of India | Monday August 24, 2015
"There is hardly any company which has not shown interest to manufacture in India," said Ajay Kumar, Additional Secretary in Ministry of Communications and IT.
Press Trust of India | Monday August 17, 2015
Asserting that it is a long term player, the no-frills carrier -- which has inked the order valued at little over $26 billion -- said Airbus would not have agreed to the deal if it was not sure about growth prospects in India.
Thomson Reuters | Monday August 17, 2015
Budget airline IndiGo has finalised the purchase of 250 A320neo aircraft, Airbus said on Monday, handing the European company its biggest ever order by number of planes in a deal worth $26.55 billion at list prices.
India News | Reuters | Monday August 17, 2015
Airbus said India's budget airline IndiGo had committed to an earlier provisional order to buy 250 A320Neo aircraft, handing the European company its biggest-ever deal by number of planes.
Agence France-Presse | Thursday August 13, 2015
The Ariane 6 satellite-carrying rocket launcher is due to take its maiden voyage in 2020.
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 9, 2015
Over 130 people onboard a Delta Airlines flight had a lucky escape when the planes's windshields and nose cone got severely damaged midair as hail pelted the Airbus as it flew through a powerful thunderstorm, forcing the pilots to make an emergency landing.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday August 4, 2015
Airbus has won a patent for a hypersonic plane, but Concorde's hydrogen-powered successor is unlikely to leave the drawing board any time soon.
World News | Reuters | Sunday August 2, 2015
A Citilink plane skidded off a runway in western Indonesia on Sunday, injuring three people and forcing the airport to shut down, according to a transportation ministry official and local media.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday July 31, 2015
An Air India flight with around 150 passengers and crew on board made an emergency landing at the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) on Friday. All aboard are safe.
Thomson Reuters | Wednesday July 29, 2015
Budget airline SpiceJet is in talks with Boeing and Airbus Group to acquire about 100 new narrow-body jets, its chief financial officer said on Wednesday, in a deal worth about $11 billion, or nearly Rs 70,000 crore, at list prices.
Press Trust of India | Monday July 20, 2015
No-frills carrier SpiceJet, which is looking to expand its fleet, has taken delivery of another Airbus plane on wet lease basis.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 13, 2015
Pope Francis departed Paraguay for Rome late Sunday, bringing to a close a week long visit where he drew attention to the poor and marginalized in some of the region's poorest nations.
Associated Press | Friday July 10, 2015
European planemaker Airbus flew its E-fan electric plane, which operates exclusively on batteries, from Lydd, England, to Calais, France.
Press Trust of India | Monday July 6, 2015
On the heels of tying up with Airbus Helicopters, Mahindra Defence Naval Systems on Monday said it has joined hands with Britain's Ultra Electronics to manufacture and supply underwater warfare equipment for the Indian Navy and radios for the Army.