Flipkart piloting fresh fruits & vegetables delivery in Hyderabad
In December, Flipkart and its US-based parent jointly invested an undisclosed sum in Ninjacart, a fresh produce supply chain startup.
Video shows explosion after small plane crash
The pilot killed when his small plane crashed into a Utah neighborhood Wednesday was the founde...
Passenger tweets about jail threat by IndiGo pilot; aviation minister says he is 'off-rostered'
Supriya Unni Nair, who had asked for a wheelc...
Foreign carriers won’t get Air India’s pilot seat
A relaxation would have meant that a foreign airline, along with an investment authority from its country of origin, could buy 100% in the national carrier and control Air India from headquarters based anywhere in the world.
Govt may privatise Indira Gandhi Udan Academy soon
Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Udan Academy (IGRUA), the pilot training institute that was the brainchild of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi, will soon be in private hands with the Modi government deciding to privatise it.
DGCA suspends pilot of AirAsia India flight for runway incursion at Mumbai airport
"The Air Traffic Control (ATC) gave clear instructions to the pilots of flight IAD374 which was heading to Indore to just stand at the holding point RWY32 at Mumbai airport. Even though, the co-pilot read back ATC instructions correctly to the PIC, the latter breached the holding point," the official of DGCA said.
DGCA to issue notices for FDTL violation to GoAir pilots today
The DGCA had cracked down on GoAir for pushing pilots and cabin crew to work in excess of stipulated hours prescribed under Flight Duty Time Limitations (FDTL) during the middle of December. ET had reported it first during the last week of December. The crackdown had led to flight cancellations by GoAir from Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Kolkata and Patna.
DGCA suspends GoAir pilots for landing flight after losing visual reference before touch down
The crew considered wrong visual reference as the centre line of the runway and consequently, manoeuvred the aircraft to the left of the runway at Bengaluru airport, he said, terming it a "serious" incident.
Pakistan Air Force jet crashes; 2 pilots killed
"A PAF FT-7 aircraft on a routine operational training mission crashed near Mianwali, some 300 kms from Lahore," according to a press release issued by the Pakistan Air Force. Both pilots - Squadron Leader Haris bin Khalid and Flying Officer Ibaad ur Rehman - lost their lives in the crash, it said.
Deepika Padukone's JNU visit: Sachin Pilot condemns 'Chhapaak' boycott, says more people will watch the movie now
The Rajasthan Deputy CM thinks boycotting an actor's film if his/her views are not in favour is narrow mindset.
DGCA to issue notices to 100 GoAir pilots, senior officials for violation of FDTL norms
According to a source, GoAir experienced extensive flight delays and diversions leading to cancellation of flights as its crew approached its FDTL in the last two-three days. Those who have violated FDTL are being issued show cause notices as to why action should not be taken against them.
Gaganyaan On, 4 IAF pilots to be trained in Russia
Indian Space Research Organisation chairman K Sivan on Wednesday said that 2020 will be a year of Chandrayaan-3 and Gaganyaan (human spaceflight mission). The space agency has targeted over 25 missions this year. "Chandrayaan-3 will have a lander, rover and a propulsion module, " said Siva.
Air India pays November allowances to pilots
Air India has around 1,600 pilots. Last week, the government provided a Rs 500-crore guarantee to the national carrier to help it secure fresh funds for operational requirements. This was against a request for Rs 2,400 crore sovereign guarantee for raising funds.
Can't escape responsibility, no point blaming past govt: Sachin Pilot on Kota infants deaths
After being in power for 13 months I think it serves no purpose to blame the previous Govt's misdeeds says Rajasthan Dy CM Sachin Pilot on K...
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