Offbeat | Amrita Kohli | Friday August 21, 2015
Be warned, this is not for the faint hearted. A YouTube video captures the terrifying moment a bolt of lightning struck a Delta plane on the runway at Atlanta Hartsfield Airport, Georgia.
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 | Reported by Sandeep Phukan; Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday July 31, 2015
Just as a large cargo plane was about to land at the Delhi airport, the left flap of the Boeing 747-500 fell to the ground.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday July 25, 2015
A Myanmar passenger plane skidded off the runway on landing during heavy rain at Yangon International Airport, the carrier said on Saturday, leaving one injured.
World News | Reuters | Monday July 13, 2015
Heathrow Airport cancelled some flights today after at least 12 activists cut through a perimeter fence and chained themselves together on a runway to protest against the possible expansion of Britain's biggest airport.
World News | Reuters | Monday July 13, 2015
London's Heathrow Airport said flights would be delayed today after 12 activists cut through a perimeter fence and chained themselves together on its northern runway to protest against the possible expansion of Britain's biggest airport.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday July 2, 2015
Airport authorities in the Cook Islands today warned thrillseekers to stay away from their runway's jet blast zone after three tourists were injured when a plane was taking off.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 1, 2015
Britain should build a third runway at London Heathrow airport to ease congestion, a government-appointed commission recommended on Wednesday despite opposition from environmentalists and London mayor Boris Johnson.
Mumbai News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday May 26, 2015
Two persons have been detained for a security scare at the Mumbai airport after what looked like a group of parachutes was spotted nearing the main runway.
Mumbai News | Reported by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Monday May 25, 2015
When what looked like a group of parachutes were spotted nearing the main runway at the Mumbai airport, a Jet Airways pilot decided to abort take-off on Saturday evening. The pilot of the plane, which was to fly to Ahmedabad, informed Air Traffic Controllers of what he had seen.
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 10, 2015
Seven passengers were injured when a plane with 52 people on board caught fire and skidded off a runway while taxiing at an airport in southeast China today.
Press Trust of India | Saturday May 9, 2015
Raipur is the second home ground of the GMR group-owned Delhi DareDevils team in the Indian Premier League. The team is set to play a match against Sunrisers Hyderabad tomorrow. When contacted, IndiGo said its flight 6E-245 from Kolkata to Raipur landed safely in Raipur on runway 24 after carrying out an ILS approach.
World News | Agencies | Sunday May 3, 2015
Nepal has imposed certain restrictions on huge aircraft flying in relief supplies to Katmandu's Tribhuvan airport - the only international airport of the tiny country - following the April 25 earthquake that left over 7,000 dead and many more homeless.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday April 29, 2015
Jets from a Saudi-led alliance destroyed the runway of Yemen's Sanaa airport on Tuesday to prevent an Iranian plane from landing there, Saudi Arabia said, as fighting across the country killed at least 30 people.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 25, 2015
Indian domestic airlines have put on hold their services to Kathmandu after the runway at the Nepal capital's airport was closed due to a powerful earthquake that rocked the central part of the Himalayan country, causing extensive damage to buildings.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday April 16, 2015
Asiana Airlines said Thursday a plane accident that injured more than 20 people at a Japanese airport made an abnormal runway approach.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday April 15, 2015
An Asiana Airways plane smashed into a communications antenna as it came in to land at a Japanese airport, footage showed today, injuring 27 people in an accident redolent of the airline's fatal 2013 crash in San Francisco.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday April 14, 2015
More than 20 passengers were injured when an Asiana Airlines Airbus A320 overran a runway in western Japan today evening, officials and local media said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday March 29, 2015
An Air Canada jet came off the runway after landing at Halifax's main airport in Nova Scotia on Sunday, sending at least 23 people to hospital, officials said.
India News | Reported by Yogesh Damle, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Tuesday March 24, 2015
One of India's biggest defence cargo planes landed on the tiny runway at the Juhu Airport in Mumbai this morning.
Chandigarh News | Press Trust of India | Friday March 20, 2015
Following demands from private airlines, the runway of the Chandigarh airport of the Indian Air Force (IAF) would soon be available round the clock for civilian flights.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday March 10, 2015
A brake problem may have caused a Delta Air Lines Inc jet to skid off a runway at New York's LaGuardia Airport last week, according to testimony from the flight's crew, federal safety investigators said Monday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 9, 2015
A SpiceJet plane from Bangalore, with 78 people onboard, today skidded off the runway after landing at at Hubli airport due to heavy rain.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday March 7, 2015
Kathmandu's international airport reopened late yesterday, ending a four-day shutdown after a plane skidded off its only runway which left thousands stranded at the start of a busy tourist season.