Senior Air India pilot Captain Arvind Kathpalia, who failed the alcohol test just before the flight, has been sacked from the position of Director of Operations, a day after he was barred from flying for at least three years. Captain Amitabh Singh has been given additional charge as Director Operations.
At Rafale hearing in Supreme Court today, the Chief Justice said that the court wants to pose some questions to an IAF officer. Attorney General said an officer would be able to reach the court in 10 minutes.
Congress president Rahul Gandhi Tuesday alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has admitted to “theft” in the Rafale deal before the Supreme Court and to changes in the contract without asking the Indian Air Force.
An Air France flight carrying 282 passengers from Paris to Shanghai made an unexpected stop in Siberia on Sunday after smoke and a bitter smell filled the cabin, the company said.
The pilot of the Ariana Afghan Airline’s flight FG 312, who had sent a hijack alert on Saturday afternoon at the Delhi airport, has said that he had been told about a possible threat of hijack on Delhi-Kandahar route. In an internal report filed by the pilot to the airline, he has said that while…
The government of India revealed in a sealed cover to the Supreme Court on Monday the pricing details of the controversial deal to buy 36 Rafale jets from France and also shared with petitioners questioning the deal a redacted version of a report submitted to the top court last month detailing the decision-making process that…
The “black box” data recorder from a crashed Lion Air jet shows its airspeed indicator malfunctioned on its last four flights, investigators said Monday, just hours after distraught relatives of victims confronted the airline’s co-founder at a meeting organized by officials.
Several Air India flights from Mumbai were delayed after the contractual ground staff went on strike late on Wednesday night, reportedly in support of some co-workers who had been sacked.
Several GoAir passengers from Srinagar to Jammu were left fuming Sunday as their flight reached its destination without their baggage. “We reached Jammu from Srinagar by GoAir flight G8-213 but the airline staff had not loaded our luggage,” Abdul Hamid, one of the passengers, told PTI over phone from Jammu.
Divers reported seeing the fuselage and engines of the crashed Lion Air jet on the seafloor and a ping locator has detected a signal that may be from the cockpit voice recorder, Indonesia’s search and rescue chief said Saturday.