20 Dec 2014
New Delhi: With aviation capacity coming under strain, national carrier Air India on Saturday said that it is planning to ramp up capacity in the domestic sector by inducting more aircraft.
17 Dec 2014
New Delhi: A bill seeking stringent punishment including death penalty for hijackers and giving right to security forces to shoot down an aircraft which may be used as a missile, was introduced in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday.
15 Dec 2014
Kuala Lumpur: Political parties representing the Indian community in Malaysia should consolidate and work together for its better development and representation in national politics, Prime Minister Najib Razak has said.
05 Dec 2014
New Delhi: As many as 20-30 indigenously built Light Combat Aircraft Tejas, which will replace the aging MIG fighters, will be commissioned soon, government informed the Lok Sabha on Friday.
07 Dec 2014
Washington: A Boeing aircraft has completed the world's first flight using 'green diesel', a sustainable biofuel made from vegetable oils, waste cooking oil and animal fats.
05 Dec 2014
Male/New Delhi: With the Maldivian capital facing an acute water crisis after a fire in the city's water treatment plant, India on Friday sent an IAF transport aircraft and naval vessels carrying a large consignment of water to meet the immediate requirement of over 100,000 people.
29 Nov 2014
Berlin: Germany has commissioned a special medical evacuation aircraft for transporting health workers infected with Ebola virus from the West African nations devastated by the epidemic.
28 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Russia has expressed interest in production of civil and light transport aircraft in India with their technology, Parliament was informed on Friday.
05 Dec 2014
New Delhi: India's SpiceJet Ltd cut its fleet by about a third in September and will operate 22-24 Boeing planes until at least the middle of next year, its chief operating officer said, as the loss-making budget carrier looks to cut costs.
21 Apr 2014
Perth: A robotic mini-submarine deployed to unprecedented depths of the Indian Ocean to hunt for the crashed Malaysian jet has searched nearly two-thirds of the focused area with no sign of any wreckage, as a tropical cyclone on Monday threatened to hamper operations.