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16 October, 2018 11:35 AM Pilots Association writes to seek Suresh Prabhu seeking 'One Rank One Pay'

Indian Commercial Pilots Association has written to Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu seeking 'One Rank One Pay' for pilots. In the letter, the pilots association said: "We fail to understand as to why the top management has turned a blind eye to this issue which is bleeding national carrier of high-value foreign exchange." ICPA said that it had accepted 48

15 October, 2018 1:34 PM China launches two more satellites to strengthen GPS-style system

The satellites join a system which has been in place for five years and in these years, has helped rescue more than 10,000 fishermen. Beijing: China successfully launched twin BeiDou-3 navigation satellites into space on Monday to strengthen its satellite navigation network being built to rival the US' Global Positioning System (GPS). The satellites 52

11 October, 2018 4:01 AM Vasant Kunj triple murder: Scolded for visiting discotheques and flunking exam, son murders parents, sister

The accused had flunked Class 12 exams and was often scolded for lack of interest in studies, flamboyant lifestyle and irresponsible behaviour.  NEW DELHI: In a shocking turn of events, the police on Wednesday arrested the 19-year-old son for the murder of his father, mother and sister in southwest Delhi's Kishanganj in Vasant Kunj area. Suraj alias 239

6 October, 2018 4:30 AM IAF's microlight aircraft crashes in Baghpat, two pilots eject safely

The two pilots who were flying the aircraft ejected to safety.  BAGHPAT: A microlight aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed in Baghpat in Uttar Pradesh on Friday. The two pilots who were flying the aircraft ejected to safety. The pilots made sure the plane does not land in a crowded area and manoeuvred it towards an empty farm before jumping 297

4 October, 2018 4:54 AM Flight tickets in and out of Delhi, Mumbai may get costlier — here's why

Runway maintenance, which will render one of the runways at the two airports unusable for take-offs and landings, will lead to delays, cancellations and rescheduling of nearly 2,000 flights. Passengers flying in and out of Mumbai and Delhi are likely to face flight delays and hiked airfares for the next six months due to runway repairs at the two airports 57

1 October, 2018 10:33 AM 2 Jets Were Scrambled As Pak Chopper Violated Airspace: Air Force Sources

After a Pakistani helicopter entered Indian airspace at Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch on Sunday, Air Force sources have confirmed that two Indian fighters, most likely MiG-21s, were launched from Srinagar airbase to intercept the aircraft. The Pakistani helicopter managed to fly back to Pakistan-occupied Kashmir or PoK moments after it was targeted by the army with small 48

29 September, 2018 6:17 PM Scintillating air display at Hindon Air Force Station will mark IAF's 86th Anniversary

IAF to celebrate 86th anniversary at Hindan Air Force Station on October 8th. The Indian Air Force (IAF) will be celebrating its 86th anniversary on October 8th, a press release said. The Air Force Day Parade will offer scintillating air show by various aircraft. The flypast would include the vintage aircraft, modern transport aircraft and frontline 78

29 September, 2018 6:09 AM Powerful typhoon approaches southern Japan, charts course for main island

TOKYO: A powerful typhoon brought heavy rain and high winds as it approached southern Japan on Saturday, leading to flight cancellations and power outages in several cities. Typhoon Trami, rated category 2 by Tropical Storm Risk, with category 5 the highest, is the latest storm to threaten Japan in a year of grim weather-related woes, including punishing 85

26 September, 2018 2:00 PM Flying, ACs, Refrigerators To Cost More After Centre Hikes Import Duty

The government on Wednesday announced hike in duty on 19 import items, with an aim to narrow the current account deficit. The government on Wednesday announced hike in customs duty on select items to curb "non-essential imports" and narrow the current account deficit. The move will be applicable to 19 items, such as aviation turbine fuel (ATF) and consumer 50

26 September, 2018 1:31 PM IndiGo Announces New Non-Stop International Flights, Fares Start From 6,399 Rupees

Budget passenger carrier IndiGo has announced Kuala Lumpur as its twelfth international destination, said the carrier in a press release issued today. The airline will operate daily non-stop flights between Kuala Lumpur-Bangalore and Kuala Lumpur-Delhi, effective from November 15 at a starting all-inclusive price of Rs 6,399. Customers willing to avail 54