World News | Reuters | Thursday October 1, 2015
One of the U.S. Navy's most advanced aircraft carriers docked in Japan on Thursday at the start of a deployment that will strengthen the capability of the Seventh Fleet in Asia and boost ties between the United States and its closest regional ally.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 1, 2015
Faced with frequent grounding of its "game changer" Dreamliner Boeing 787-800 aircraft due to glitches, national carrier Air India is likely to hold a meeting with Boeing officials here next week to discuss the issue, sources said today.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 27, 2015
The oldest operational aircraft carrier in the world, INS Viraat of Indian Navy, expected to be decommissioned some time next year, is on a visit to Kochi.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 18, 2015
India presents a wonderful opportunity to the United States, a top US Pacific command official has told lawmakers in Washington as the Obama Administration proceeds ahead with its ambitious plan to strengthen its defence ties with India.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 17, 2015
India and the US have created a "joint challenge coin" to symbolise their unique partnership in creating a next-generation aircraft carrier for the Indian Navy.
World News | Reuters | Thursday September 10, 2015
It is the near future, and China prepares to strike back after being attacked, loosing off ballistic missiles to take out an aircraft carrier and destroying an airfield as a fighter jet takes off.
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 ...
World News | Reuters | Thursday September 3, 2015
China is building two aircraft carriers that will be the same size as its sole carrier, a 60,000-tonne refurbished Soviet-era ship, according to a new Taiwanese Defence Ministry report on the capabilities of the People's Liberation Army (PLA).
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday August 21, 2015
InterDigital Inc has violated U.S. antitrust law by failing to keep its promise to fairly license its technology considered essential to mobile phone communications, Microsoft Corp said in a lawsuit on Thursday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 9, 2015
National carrier Air India plans to deploy new fuel-efficient planes on the Gulf routes, replacing A320 classic aircraft after questions were raised about the safety of passengers flying its ageing fleet, sources said.
World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 4, 2015
China is building its second aircraft carrier base, said to the longest in the world, at its strategic Hainan island in the South China Sea to effectively deploy guided missile nuclear submarines.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 22, 2015
National carrier Air India will soon raise $300 million through the external commercial borrowing (ECB) route, with the central government providing guarantee for the loan.
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.
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Friday July 17, 2015
India's biggest ever warship, the INS Vishal, is likely to be propelled by nuclear energy.
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Wednesday July 8, 2015
INS Viraat - perhaps the oldest serving warship today and India's second aircraft carrier in the fleet - may live on as a museum after it is decommissioned next year.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday June 23, 2015
No airline is safe from the type of cyber attack that grounded an aircraft and hundreds of passengers at Poland's busiest airport at the weekend, the chief executive of Polish national carrier LOT said earlier on Monday.
Thomson Reuters | Monday June 15, 2015
Budget carrier AirAsia Bhd is planning a convertible bond issue of as much as $150 million at each of its Philippines and Indonesian associates, and may sell and lease back up to 20 aircraft of the group's fleet this year, group chief executive Tony Fernandes said in a letter to investors.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 10, 2015
India today undocked its first indigenously-built aircraft carrier INS Vikrant at a simple ceremony at Cochin Shipyard Limited here.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 4, 2015
India and the US tonight signed a new strategically important 10-year defence framework pact envisaging joint development and manufacture of defence equipment and technology including jet engines, aircraft carrier design and construction.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 26, 2015
RPI(A) chief Ramdas Athawale was today allegedly not allowed to board a Jet Airways aircraft despite the airline having issued boarding pass to him, prompting irked party workers to protest outside the private carrier's office in Mumbai.
India News | Reuters | Friday May 15, 2015
The government has scaled back an ambitious plan to establish a new army corps to counter Chinese conventional forces across the Himalayas, defence sources said, pouring funds instead into a new aircraft carrier and border roads.
Saturday May 2, 2015
Till now the first five rows of SpiceJet's Boeing 737s and the front row on Bombardier Q400s aircraft were especially configured with additional six-inch legroom for SpiceMax segement.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday April 17, 2015
Experts have discovered a World War II US aircraft carrier that is "amazingly intact" despite languishing on the bottom of the Pacific for more than 60 years.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 16, 2015
At a time when debt-ridden Air India is struggling for funds, the government has not paid around Rs 600 crore to the national carrier for availing its aircraft for ferrying VVIPs.