22 Nov 2014
Paris: Europe's first-ever "space plane" will be launched on February 11 next year, rocket firm Arianespace said on Friday after a three-month delay to fine-tune the mission flight plan. The unmanned, car-sized vessel will be sent into low orbit by Europe's Vega light rocket, on a 100-minute fact-finding flight to inform plans to build a shuttle-like, reusable space vehicle.
12 Nov 2014
Sydney: Russia has rejected Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott's allegation that it had a role in the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, media reported on Wednesday.
18 Jul 2014
Washington: President Barack Obama on Friday said US believes that a Malaysian jetliner was shot down by surface-to-air missiles from an area inside Ukraine that is controlled by Russia-backed separatists and sought a credible international probe into the global tragedy that claimed 298 lives.
05 Nov 2014
Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia will be made a member of the Dutch-led team which is investigating the MH17 crash in eastern Ukraine, the Prime Ministers of Malaysia and the Netherlands announced on Wednesday.
17 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Air India One plane was made to wait at the Nay Pyi Taw Airport in Myanmar last week for 92 minutes due to delay in refuelling it before it flew to Brisbane.
10 Mar 2014
Kuala Lumpur: The mystery surrounding the disappearance of a Malaysian plane with 239 people aboard deepened on Monday with multinational search teams still unable to find the debris from the missing aircraft after over two days.
09 Mar 2014
Kuala Lumpur/Beijing: A massive multinational search and rescue operation continued for the second day on Sunday to locate a missing Malaysia Airlines plane, as authorities feared the worst for the aircraft carrying 239 people and did not rule out the possibility of a terror link.
08 Aug 2014
Kuala Lumpur: Troubled Malaysia Airlines, hit by double disasters of MH370 and MH17 plans to delist and make it fully government-owned under a ‘complete overhaul’ was announced by its largest shareholder on Friday.
07 Nov 2014
New Delhi/Surat: A Delhi-bound Spicejet plane hit a stray buffalo on the runway while rolling for take-off from Surat airport late last night, giving anxious moments to the 146 people on board.