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21 July, 2018 9:47 AM IAF Plane Crashed In 1968, Frozen Body Found 50 Years Later In Himachal

An Indian Air Force plane crashed in 1968, 50 years later, the frozen body of a crash victim was found in Himachal Pradesh's Dhaka glacier base camp. A team of mountaineers recovered the body on July 1. On 7 February 1968, an aircraft AN-12 of the Indian Air Force was flying from Chandigarh to Leh with 102 personnel on board. Due to bad weather, the pilot 157

20 July, 2018 5:49 PM Four Killed As Israel Strikes Targets "Throughout Gaza"

Israeli aircraft and tanks hit targets across the Gaza Strip Friday after shots were fired at troops on the border, the army said, with Hamas reporting three members of its military wing killed. A fourth Palestinian was shot dead during protests along the frontier with Israel, Gaza's health ministry said. The flare-up is the latest in months of tensions 38

20 July, 2018 4:50 PM TaxiBot to help Delhi airport save fuel and reduce emissions

DIAL’s airport operator said that the performance would be assessed for large-scale implementation after its trial period of 3 months. Pilot-controlled, semi-robotic tow vehicle TaxiBot will now be introduced at Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport, in a bit to reduce fuel consumption and emissions. TaxiBot is used to transport airlines to the runway 35

20 July, 2018 8:23 AM Malaysia To Release Report On Missing Flight MH370 On July 30

Malaysia will release on July 30 a long-awaited report into the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, the transport minister said on Friday. In May, Malaysia called off a privately-funded underwater search for the aircraft, which became one of the world's greatest aviation mysteries when it vanished with 239 aboard en route to Beijing from Kuala 36

19 July, 2018 4:00 PM PM Modi's Foreign Travel Since 2014 Cost Rs 1,484 Crore: Centre

An expenditure of Rs 1,484 crore was incurred on chartered flights, maintenance of aircraft and hotline facilities during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visits to 84 countries since June 2014, according to the government. The details of PM Modi's foreign travel expenditure under the three heads were shared in the Rajya Sabha by Minister of State for External 42

19 July, 2018 2:35 PM AirAsia announces $30billion deal for 100 Airbus planes

Malaysian budget airline AirAsia today announced an additional order of 34 Airbus A330neo planes, bringing the total value of its expanded 100-plane order to $30 billion as it sets its sights on European routes. The first delivery of the fuel-efficient widebody jets will arrive towards the end of 2019 and will allow the airline to take on longer non-stop 37

15 July, 2018 10:34 PM 43,000 More Planes Needed In The Next 20 Years To Meet Demand: Boeing

The world needs to produce 43,000 new aircraft over the next two decades to meet booming demand, Boeing's CEO forecast on Sunday. Dennis Muilenberg, chief executive of the US aerospace giant, revealed the outlook upgrade to reporters in London before the sector's Farnborough Air Show starting Monday. "We continue to see the aerospace market grow very strongly 50

11 July, 2018 11:05 AM BSF Chopper Carrying CRPF Officials Makes Emergency Landing In Aurangabad

A BSF chopper carrying top CRPF officials deployed in anti-Naxal operations made an emergency landing in Aurangabad district of Bihar today after developing a technical problem and all on board were safe, officials said. The military camouflage painted Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH) 'Dhruv' landed safely at about 11:55 PM at a an open field in Uphara 38

11 July, 2018 10:06 AM Indian carriers in need of 1,000 pilots till March 2019 but see supply shortage: Report

There is a shortage of pilots at about 30 percent, or 240 pilots, in a year With deliveries underway of as many as 1,000 planes that have been ordered until 2030, Indian carriers are looking at shortage of pilots, reports The Economic Times. These carriers will need as many as 1,000 pilots to fly the new aircraft and the requirement is likely to rise upto 10,000 in a decade 53

11 July, 2018 2:12 AM Airbus secures $5.4 bn contract from JetBlue for A220-300 jets

US airline JetBlue has signed a deal to purchase 60 A220-300 jets at a catalogue price of USD 5.37 billion, European aircraft maker Airbus has said. "JetBlue became the first customer for the newly-rebranded Airbus A220 aircraft, signing a memorandum of understanding for 60 firm orders for the larger A220-300 model," Airbus said in a statement yesterday 44