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'Airport Disaster' - 17 News Result(s)

  • Cyclone Phailin makes landfall near Gopalpur in Odisha: latest developments

    Cyclone Phailin makes landfall near Gopalpur in Odisha: latest developments

    Cyclonic storm Phailin, classified as "very severe", has made landfall near Gopalpur on Odisha coast. The cyclone has prompted the country's biggest evacuation in 23 years with more than eight lakh people moved up from the coastline in Odisha and And...

  • Cyclone Phailin to maintain intensity for next six hours: Met department

    Cyclone Phailin to maintain intensity for next six hours: Met department

    Cyclone Phailin, which made landfall with a wind speed of 200 kmph near Gopalpur town in Odisha tonight, is likely to maintain the intensity of a very severe cyclonic storm for six hours, the Met department has said.

  • Cyclone Phailin makes landfall near Gopalpur in Odisha; wind speed upto 200 km per hour

    Cyclone Phailin makes landfall near Gopalpur in Odisha; wind speed upto 200 km per hour

    Cyclonic storm Phailin, classified as "very severe", has made landfall near Gopalpur on Odisha coast. The cyclone has prompted the country's biggest evacuation in 23 years with more than eight lakh people moved up from the coastline in Odisha and And...

  • Cyclone Phailin to hit Odisha coast any time now

    Cyclone Phailin to hit Odisha coast any time now

    The massive cyclonic storm Phailin, classified as "very severe", is currently stationary about 30 km away from Gopalpur in Odisha and is gaining in strength. It is expected to make landfall soon and has prompted the country's biggest evacuation in 23...

  • Mexico volcano ash shuts down airport, disrupts US flights

    Mexico volcano ash shuts down airport, disrupts US flights

    Several US flights were canceled at two Mexican airports on Friday after ash from a nearby volcano fell in central Mexico, authorities said.

  • Mexico volcano grounds US airlines

    Mexico volcano grounds US airlines

    Four US airlines cancelled dozens of flights to and from Mexico City's international airport on Thursday after the Popocatepetl volcano blew ash and steam skyward, officials said.

  • Uttarakhand: At Dehradun airport, wall plastered with hundreds of photographs of those missing

    Uttarakhand: At Dehradun airport, wall plastered with hundreds of photographs of those missing

    Just outside the back gate of the Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun, the anxiety for missing pilgrims caught in the Uttarakhand flash floods is now turning to anger. 11 days after disaster struck the Kedar Valley, thousands of people are still missing....

  • Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh walloped by rain; 50 dead, thousands stranded

    Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh walloped by rain; 50 dead, thousands stranded

    Heavy rains lashed parts of north India today, as the annual monsoon covered the country nearly two weeks ahead of schedule. Thousands are reported stranded in Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh.

  • Radar snag stops flights at Kolkata airport

    Radar snag stops flights at Kolkata airport

    A major disaster was averted and all flight operations at the Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport in Kolkata halted for two hours after monitors at the Air Traffic Control suddenly went blank, said airport officials.

  • Alert ATC official averts disaster at Mumbai airport

    Alert ATC official averts disaster at Mumbai airport

    A disaster was averted at the Mumbai airport by an alert Air Traffic Controller (ATC). At about 1pm on Wednesday afternoon, Jet airways flight 9W 2403 from Mumbai to Goa was about to take off when an incoming Indigo flight was seen by the ATC in the ...

  • Near miss at Chennai airport, yet again

    For the second time this year, a disaster was reportedly averted on the runway of the Chennai airport through the vigilance of Air Traffic Control officials.

  • Chennai Metro will derail Airport safety, says Directorate General of Civil Aviation

    A safety assessment carried out at the Chennai Airport to explore the viability of the upcoming Metro Rail link has identified several risks. Not only did the assessment, as per Directorate General of Civil Aviation norms, identify substantial risks ...

  • Major air collision averted in Trichy

    A major disaster was averted at the Tiruchirappalli airport today when an Air India flight was allegedly cleared for landing before a Jet Airways flight took off from the same run way.

  • Polish jet crash: Bank cards stolen from dead bodies

    Russian servicemen used bank cards stolen from the remains of a Polish airliner that crashed April 10, withdrawing funds from the savings of one of the 96 Polish officials killed in the disaster, Russian news services reported Monday night, citing la...

  • Mangalore air crash: Survivor list

    In a major disaster, an Air India Express flight from Dubai to Mangalore crashed while landing at the Mangalore airport at 6:05 am on Saturday.

  • Manic Monday at Mumbai airport

    A kingfisher ATR 72-500 aircraft going to Jamnagar with 30 passengers was given clearance to take off by ATC around 1:30 pm, when it was ready to take off, it was asked to abort.

  • Air disaster averted at Mumbai airport

    Air disaster averted at Mumbai airport

    An air disaster was averted at the Mumbai international airport on Sunday when two small private jets were involved in a near-miss.

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