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No end to turmoil at Terminal 3
16 November 2010
16Nov, New Delhi: On Monday, Chaos continued at the Terminal 3 of IGI Airport, with several departures and arrivals delayed for hours. The airlines, however, refused to accept that the delays were cau  read more...
Kingfisher plane suffers bird hits while landing
16 November 2010
16Nov, Mumbai: On Monday, A Kingfisher aircraft from Delhi with 160 people on board suffered a bird hit while landing at the airport here that left one of its engines damaged.

Kingfisher and Jet Airways join Terminal 3 chaos
15 November 2010
15Nov, New Delhi: On Sunday, the ongoing chaos at Terminal 3 of the IGI Airport got worse as Kingfisher Airlines and Jet Airways also shifted their operations there, following Air India.

No end to Air India baggage problems
15 November 2010
The problem for Air India started from October 31 when they decided to shift arrival of 11 of its domestic flights to the Terminal 3.

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Kingfisher Airlines pilot arrested for molesting girl
12 November 2010
12Nov, Mumbai:  On Thursday, A Kingfisher Airlines pilot has been arrested on charges of molesting an 8 years old girl at his residence in Kandivali. Uday Singh Rawat (39) lured the girl to h  read more...
End of an era at Terminal 1 A
11 November 2010
11Nov, New Delhi: On Wednesday Air India flight (IC 602) took off from IGI Airport at evening, the airlines twenty two year association with Terminal 1 A come to end.  Air India had shifted to th  read more...
Travel survey of women
11 November 2010
A recent survey by travel trade says that women are more decisive than men about their holiday plans. The survey show World Travel Market has revealed that the ash cloud crisis, a few months ago, had   read more...
Aircraft bomb finds may spell end for in flight Wi Fi
09 November 2010
Last week discovery of explosive packed in laser printer cartridges connected to a cell phone could mean the end of Wi-Fi connections in flight for passengers.

Indonesian flights resume
09 November 2010
09Nov, Jakarta: Flights to Indonesian capital Jatkarta returned to normal on Monday. Mr. Andang Santoso (the operator of Jakarta Sukarno, Hatta Airport) said that, all have returned to normal.

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Angry Air India passengers unleash chaos at IGI airport
08 November 2010
08Nov, New Delhi:  On Sunday  at new T3 of the IGI airport, Air India flight delays and the hours long wait at the baggage claim enraged the travellers into unleashing total chaos.

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Crackers affect visibility at airport
08 November 2010
08Nov,New Delhi: The extensive use of crackers during Diwali affected the visibility at Delhi Airport as the runway visibility range came down to all time low. Every time of Diwali the visibility tend  read more...
Plane skips main runway takes officials by surprise
08 November 2010
08Nov, Mumbai: On Saturday, US President Barack Obama, took Mumbai airport authorities by surprise when it landed on the secondary runway instead of the main runway. Mumbai International Airport Limit  read more...
Austrian Airlines launches Mumbai to Vienna direct flights
06 November 2010
06Nov,Saturday: Austrian airlines has launched operations from Mumbai to Vienna from November 1 with five flights a week.

The 7 hours and 40 minutes flight Vie  read more...
Plane crashes in Karachi
05 November 2010
The pilot of a small plane warned of engine troubles and than crashed near the airport in Karachi. 

As per reports, "there were no survivors  among 22  read more...
Visa on Arrival for Indian Citizens Philippines Vietnam Combodia Laos
04 November 2010
04 November : The 'Visa on arrival' facility will be extended for Indian citizens to four ASEAN countries, Philippines, Vietnam, Combodia, and Laos.

The Prime  read more...
Jet Airways introduces 46 new routes across India
04 November 2010
As a part of winter schedule of Jet Airways and Jet Airways Konnect will introduce around forty six new flights across India effective from November 1.

Air India starts direct flights to Toronto
04 November 2010
04Nov, New Delhi: Air India starts direct flights to Toronto-Delhi. Air India flies non stop to India to Toronto.  From IGI terminal, which will serve as Air India's new hub, passengers from Cana  read more...
Shift to T3 delays 11 domestic Air India flights
02 November 2010
02Nov, New Delhi: Air India decision to shift 11domestic flights of arrivals to Terminal 3 of the IGI airport is causing inconvenience to passengers of the airline's other routes. Yesterday passengers  read more...
Indians being illegally pushed into US through Guatemala
02 November 2010
02Nov, New Delhi: Delhi Police arrest of a man who transported illegal immigrants from India to Mexico, Canada and the US through Guatemala.

On Saturday, Adil   read more...
Jet fuel prices hiked again
01 November 2010
01Nov, New Delhi:  Jet fuel or ATF prices raised by 3.2 per cent, in step with rise in global oil rates.

ATF rates in Delhi have been raised by Rs 1,338 per kilolitre, or 3.2 per cent, to   read more...
Sudden fog at IGI Airport catches airlines off guard
01 November 2010
31Oct, New Delhi: At IGI airport witnessed sudden fog and safeguard measures has to be implemented at the new runway 29/11 for over three hours.

The fog also c  read more...
Mumbai airport turns fortress ahead of Obama visit
01 November 2010
31Oct, Mumbai:  Mumbai Airport seems to be turning into a fortress to receive US President Barack Obama on November 6. Even US security personnel are applying to the Central Industrial Security F  read more...
120 Tombs found in China construction site
01 November 2010
01Nov, Beijing:  Around 120 ancient tombs from different periods have been discovered at a construction site in China's Guangzhou city.

Covering an area   read more...
Car bomb defused at Belfast Airport
01 November 2010
31Oct, Dublin:  Irish Republic Army dissidents planted a car bomb in a parking lot at Belfast International Airport but it failed to detonate.

Bomb exper  read more...
Pay 50 US dollar extra on flights to USA for second check-in bag
29 October 2010
28Oct,New Delhi: From November 15, the world's largest airline, Continental, and German major Lufthansa will stop allowing economy passengers to check in two bags, weighing up to 23kg, free of cost. I  read more...
Air India Pilot forced to fly sick
29 October 2010
29 Oct Friday: New Delhi, The health minister has asked the Directorate General of Civil Aviation to examine complaints of Air India pilots that they are forced to fly even when not medically fit. read more...
Flight tyre burst at Patna airport
27 October 2010
27Oct, Patna: On Tuesday Sixty five passengers on an Air India flight (New Delhi-Patna) had a close shave, when a tyre of the plane burst during taxiing after landing.

The pilot stopped the fli  read more...
At IGI Runway lights damaged
27 October 2010
New Delhi, Oct 26 (PTI) :The runway lights were damaged by an Air India plane (flight IC 415) which took off for Patna at 6.22 pm. The pilot of the aircraft also reported damage in the plane's t  read more...
Domestic flights from T3 put off till Nov14
26 October 2010
26Oct 2010: At New Delhi, The shifting of domestic operations to the new integrated terminal T3 has been postponed, the new deadline now being November 14.

Japan opens visa door to Indians
26 October 2010
India and Japan on Monday signed a memorandum of understanding to simplify visa procedures for each other's citizens.

The two sides signed a memorandum to f  read more...
Jet Airways hits Kingfisher at Mumbai Airport
25 October 2010
Oct 23, 2010: At Mumbai International Airport, A Jet Airways Plane with 122 passengers on board hit a stationary Kingfisher Plane. While pushing back the Jet aircraft from bay 85, the aircraft's wing   read more...
Technical snag delays Jet flight to Chandigarh
25 October 2010
23Oct Saturday:  At Delhi Airport, A Jet Airways flight to Chandigarh was stranded for more than one-and-a-half hours. The Passengers had to wait inside the aircraft before the flight took off on  read more...
Decision to shift domestic operations to IGI T3 Today
25 October 2010
On 25th October the final decision on starting domestic operations from Delhi Airport’s Terminal 3 will be taken. Domestic airlines had raised concerns over traffic and power problems which could ha  read more...
Lucknow to Delhi flight lands in Patna
23 October 2010
Lucknow: Yesterday 50-odd passengers reached Lucknow's Amausi airport early morning to take the 7am GoAir flight to Delhi, none could have imagined that an hour or so later they would in Patna ins  read more...
Power cut at IGI airport
21 October 2010
The Indira Gandhi International Airport once again faced power problems on Wednesday due to erratic supply. Power supply failed at 3.45pm on Wednesday, affecting normal operations. The supply of 66KV   read more...
T3 opens for domestic flights from Oct 30
21 October 2010
When the Delhi-Amritsar flight of Jet Airways takes off from the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) at 5.45am on October 30, domestic operations from terminal T3 will officially begin. The new  read more...
India Iraq to have multiple airlines service
20 October 2010
India and Iraq Tuesday modified a bilateral air service agreement, permitting each to operate up to 12 flights a week to four different destinations in the other’s territory.

Emergency landing for Lufthansa jet in Kolkata
20 October 2010
A Lufthansa Airbus 330 carrying 165 passengers and crew made an emergency landing  on one engine at Kolkata airport early Tuesday morning after passengers noticed sparks flying out the right engi  read more...
Thai Air Asia to launch Bangkok flights from Delhi Kolkata
20 October 2010
In a move that could trigger a price war among airlines in the subcontinent, low—cost carrier Thai AirAsia on Tuesday announced launch of direct flights linking Bangkok to Delhi and Kolkata from Dec  read more...
Switch on phones as soon as plane lands
19 October 2010
Air travelers will now be allowed to use mobile phones once the aircraft lands and clears the active runway. DGCA (Directorate General of Civil Aviation) has amended aircraft rules to allow the use of  read more...
Govt to ban noisy and old planes at IGI from Oct 31
19 October 2010
After night curfew on aircraft movement at IGI's newest runway, the capital is all set to boast of another first for an Indian airport to allow citizens to sleep in peace. The government has proposed   read more...
Bird hit Delhi flight forced to land in Vadodara
18 October 2010
A New Delhi bound IndiGo flight made an emergency landing at Vadodara  airport minutes after it took off due to a bird hit on Sunday. The landing was smooth, but over a hundred stranded passenger  read more...
Railways roll out Indias first double decker train
18 October 2010
Union Railway Minister lived up to her promise, as the Rail Coach Factory (RCF) rolled out the first air-conditioned double-decker train of eight coaches in Kapurthala district of Jalandhar on Saturda  read more...
IGIs main runway finally takes off
18 October 2010
In what will pave the way for the shifting of operations of the three full cost domestic carriers to terminal 3, the main runway that had been taken up for repair work in April was made operational on  read more...
Flight lands in Kochi after snag
13 October 2010
An Emirates Airline flight with 205 passengers and 14 crew on board made an emergency landing in Kochi on Tuesday following a technical snag in the hydraulic system.The flight EK 533 was going to Duba  read more...
Emergency Landing Oman Air
12 October 2010
Passenger of an oman Air flight from delhi indra gandhi international airport had a narrow escape on Monday after the aircraft was hit by a bird hit.

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Duty free Games bonanza at Indra Gandhi International Airport
11 October 2010
Indian handcrafted items like rose buds dipped in silver, shawls, decoration pieces and, of course, collectibles sporting Mahatma Gandhi are on offer for athletes and delegates from across the world f  read more...
Seven killed as Rajdhani hits autorickshaw in Bihar
09 October 2010
At least seven persons were  killed when Dibrugarh-New Delhi Rajdhani Express rammed into an autorickshaw carrying them at an unmanned level crossing in Katihar district.

Common Wealth Games events to hit Metro service
08 October 2010
Delhi may not have seen traffic chaos on its roads in recent past to the tune it is likely to witness on Sunday, when the Capital is going to host the cycling competitions.

Taxi breaches high security airport ops area
08 October 2010
Airport officials were left red in the face after a major breach on Thursday morning when a fleet taxi driver drove her vehicle into the operations area under the noses of 'vigilant' security officers  read more...
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