Mayday calls from the wild: Why Assam needs to revive elephant habitats
To minimize incidents of human-elephant conflicts, the state needs concerted efforts to create sustainable solutions. They include reviving elephant habitats, removing squatters from forest land, forcing industrial units to vacate land close to elephant habitats, and re-settle tribes that live off forests away from the elephant corridors.
'Mayday' call incident: DGCA allows both Vistara pilots to resume duties
The pilots, who were operating the UK944 flight, were grounded by th...
DGCA grounds Vistara pilot who issued 'Mayday call'
"The pilot who was operating UK944 flight and issued a 'Mayday' call on Monday has been s...
What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping
December quarter earnings may continue to drive stock-specific action in an otherwise sideways market.
IndiGo Mumbai-Jaipur flight makes emergency landing after oil leak
The number of passenger on board the aircraft could not be immediately known.
Pak air traffic controller saves Jaipur-Muscat flight after pilot sounds alert
An air traffic controller from Pakistan's Civil Aviation Authority saved a plane flying from Jaipur to Muscat, after its pilot sounded alert due to bad weather. According to a report, the plane was flying over Karachi region on when it got caught in the middle of lightning and dropped down from an altitude of 36,000 feet-34,000 feet almost immediately.
Mumbai-Delhi plane flies 3.5 hours, lands in Lucknow with 5 minutes of fuel left
Flightradar24 data showed that about seven minutes en route to Allahabad, the aircraft turned to Lucknow where it landed in 20 minutes.
IndiGo Airbus 320 (neo) makes emergency landing in Kolkata
The aircraft involved in the incident was an Airbus 320 neo fitted with Pratt & Whitney engines.
If weather is bad, airlines should factor in alternative destination during flight planning: DGCA
In a few cases after landing, the fuel available was less than the planned final reserve, it said.
More demand than supply of talent in aviation sector: TeamLease data
There is a huge shortage of captains, maintenance staff, route planning/scheduling experts, productivity planners, etc.
Bihar verdict: 2014 Mayday call from Nitish Kumar to Lalu Prasad Yadav
Beginning with his dramatic phone call to Lalu after the 2014 LS campaign, Nitish succeeded in persuading the RJD chief to contest the by-elections in July as one front.
IndiGo engine smoke incident: Government says AAIB pursuing the matter with Airbus, P&W
The IndiGo incident involving an A320 neo aircraft, was the first instance globally of smoke detected from a P&W engine a senior DGCA official said last week.
View: PSU banks at least acted faster for Jet than they did for Kingfisher
Jet ceased operations last month, but only after running up a massive debt of around Rs 15,000 crore.
Probe launched into Pakistan plane crash; PIA blames engine failure
The airline said there were 48 people aboard the plane — 42 passengers, five crew members and one ground engineer.
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