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US scraps plan to allow knives inside planes

Bowing to pressure from lawmakers and aviation industry, a federal agency responsible for the security of airports in United States has announced to shelve its plan to allow small knives inside a......

British Airways plane with 172 on board catches fire on Las Vegas runway; 7 hurt

A British Airways plane caught fire while it was preparing to take off from Las Vegas to London with 172 people on board, prompting the crew to abort takeoff and evacuate panicked passengers seven......

US pilot flushed bullets down plane's toilet; probe ordered

A United Airlines pilot flushed bullets down a toilet on board a flight to Germany after realising he had brought live ammunition onto the plane, prompting the airline to launch a probe. The......

Full text: What Modi, Obama agreed on

This is the joint statement issued by the ministry of external affairs on the visit of US President Barack Obama to India. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Barack Obama assessed the......

7-year-old air crash survivor praised for her courage

Sailor Gutzler of Nashville, Illinois, escaped death when the Piper PA-34 aircraft went down on Friday evening in rural western Kentucky, killing her parents, her sister and a cousin. Kentucky......

US upgrades India's aviation safety ranking

India's aviation safety ranking was on Wednesday upgraded to Category-I by US aviation watchdog Federal Aviation Authority (FAA), paving the way for the domestic airlines to expand in the US skies.......

European Union to review air safety in India in November

European Union will review air safety in India in the light of US Federal Aviation Administration down grading India in February. It has sought details of action taken by the Directorate General of......

India wants fresh US audit for air-safety upgrade

The Directorate General of Civil Aviation has asked the US’s Federal Aviation Administration for a fresh audit by end-August of the safety oversight mechanism. Sources in DGCA said the letter......

Bill to constitute Civil Aviation Authority gets govt nod

A bill to constitute a Civil Aviation Authority to administer and regulate aviation safety and have an oversight over air transport operators, navigation service providers and other related issues,......

US regulator downgrades Indian aviation safety ratings

India's aviation safety ratings have been downgraded by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) from the top to the second category, which would affect expansion of flights by Indian......
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Airline, Airport, Traveler and Tourism Groups Urge Congress to Ground Revenue Diversion Plan

A coalition of organizations representing the travel, tourism, airport and airline industries as well as the traveling public are joining forces,... ...
US Government Tests Technology to Find Illegal Drone Operators

The Federal Aviation Administration has signed an agreement to test technology that could locate the operators of small drones that are flying... ...
FAA to fine UAS operator $1.9 million for endangering safety of airspace

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. U.S., Oct. 7 -- NEW YORK - The US Department of... ...
Co-pilot makes emergency landing after captain dies mid-flight

In a mid-air tragedy, an American Airlines captain died during a flight from Phoenix to Boston, forcing his co-pilot to make an emergency landing... ...
Denver airport, FAA partner on drone safety

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. DENVER, Oct. 1 -- Denver International Airport and the... ...

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