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UAE delivers aid for Libyan schools


September 2nd, 2012 - 1:17 am ICT by IANS
Tripoli, Sep 1 (IANS/WAM) About 20 tonnes of stationery, school bags, and clothes for displaced students have been delivered by the UAE's Red Crescent Authority (RCA) to the Libyan ... Read more...

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10 killed in Ghana plane crash (Lead)


June 3rd, 2012 - 8:36 am ICT by IANS
Accra, June 3 (IANS) A cargo plane crashed into a minibus near the international airport in Accra Saturday, killing at least 10 people, authorities said.The accident occurred around 7.00 p.m. ... Read more...

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Foreign plane forced to land in Pakistan (Lead)


April 25th, 2012 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 25 (IANS) The Pakistan Air Force Wednesday forced a Russian-made cargo plane belonging to a foreign military to land at the Karachi airport after it violated Pakistani airspace, ... Read more...

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Foreign plane forced to land in Pakistan


April 25th, 2012 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 25 (IANS) The Pakistan Air Force Wednesday forced a Russia-made cargo plane belonging to a foreign military to land at the Karachi airport after it violated Pakistani airspace, ... Read more...

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Two die as plane crashes into lagoon


March 16th, 2012 - 11:24 am ICT by IANS
San Juan, March 16 (IANS/EFE) Two people died Thursday when their cargo plane crashed into Torrecillo Lagoon in Carolina, Puerto Rico.Authorities identified the crew as pilot and owner of the ... Read more...

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US delivers last Super Hercules cargo plane this weekend


December 23rd, 2011 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) India is all set to induct the last of the six C-130J Super Hercules cargo plane for its Special Forces this weekend, with the US ... Read more...

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UAE sends aid to Turkey


December 16th, 2011 - 12:40 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Dec 15 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has dispatched a cargo plane carrying relief materials for the people affected by a recent earthquake in Turkey.At least 596 ... Read more...

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Pakistan takes control of Shamsi airbase as US leaves


December 11th, 2011 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 11 (IANS) Pakistan's defence ministry Sunday took control of the Shamsi airbase as the US vacated the facility after the government ordered this following the NATO strikes ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Bodies of missing South Korean pilots found


October 31st, 2011 - 8:09 am ICT by IANS
Seoul, Oct 31 (IANS) The bodies of the two South Korean pilots of a crashed cargo plane were found Sunday, three months after the accident, Xinhua reported.Choi Sang-gi, 52, and ... Read more...

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Bodies of missing South Korean pilots found months after crash


October 30th, 2011 - 11:28 pm ICT by BNO News
SEOUL (BNO NEWS) -- The bodies of two pilots of an Asiana Airlines cargo plane which crashed in the sea off a South Korean island in late July have been recovered, police ... Read more...

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India among C-130 plane operators at Lockheed meet


October 18th, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) India, among the new operators of Lockheed Martin's C-130 Hercules cargo planes, is attending a three-day conference being hosted by the American major company in ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Regional security extremely fragile, says IAF chief


October 8th, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Hindon (Ghaziabad), Oct 8 (IANS) Pointing out that the present security scenario in India's immediate neighbourhood seems extremely fragile, Indian Air Force (IAF) chief Air Chief Marshal Norman Anil Kumar ... Read more...

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US relief supplies arrive in North Korea


September 4th, 2011 - 5:33 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 4 (IANS) A cargo plane carrying emergency relief supplies from the US has arrived in North Korean capital Pyongyang to help people in flood-hit areas of the country, ... Read more...

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Transport plane crash in Russia’s Far East kills 11


August 9th, 2011 - 7:31 pm ICT by BNO News
MOSCOW, RUSSIA (BNO NEWS) -- At least 11 people died after a Russian cargo plane crashed on Tuesday, officials said.An Antonov-12 transport plane was en route from Magadan to Chukotka in Russia's ... Read more...

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Asiana Airlines pilot took out life insurance policies month before crash


August 1st, 2011 - 6:02 pm ICT by BNO News
SEOUL (BNO NEWS) -- One of the two pilots aboard an Asiana Airlines cargo plane which crashed in the sea off a South Korean island last week had taken out seven life ... Read more...

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Plane carrying Michelle Obama aborts landing after mistake


April 20th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 20 (IANS) A plane carrying US first lady Michelle Obama had to abort landing after coming dangerously close to a military cargo aircraft at the Andrews Air Force ... Read more...

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Undetected ‘fake bomb’ travels to Turkey on UK cargo flight


March 30th, 2011 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.30 (ANI): The United Kingdom Department for Transport has started an investigation to find out how a fake bomb was transported on a UPS cargo plane from the UK to Turkey, ... Read more...

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Turkey finds nothing illegal in detained Iran cargo plane


March 17th, 2011 - 12:57 am ICT by BNO News
DIYARBAKIR, TURKEY (BNO NEWS) -- Turkey's Foreign Ministry on Wednesday released the detained Iran cargo plane after a search found nothing illegal, the Hürriyet Daily News reported.On Tuesday night, Turkish fighter jets ... Read more...

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At least 7 killed in plane accident in northern Iraq


February 5th, 2011 - 3:16 am ICT by BNO News
SULAIMANIYA, IRAQ (BNO NEWS) -- A small plane on Friday crashed at an airport in the northern city of Sulaimaniya, the Aswat al-Iraq news agency reported.The cargo plane crashed during landing at ... Read more...

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Canada lists Yemen-based al-Qaeda group as terrorist organization


December 24th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Ottawa (Canada), Dec. 24 (ANI): The Canadian Government has formally designated a Yemen-based al Qaeda group as a terrorist organization, and banned its entry into Canada.According to the Globe and Mail, the ... Read more...

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Denied tent in US, Gaddafi delayed n-fuel disposal


December 4th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Dec 4 (IANS) Libya's mercurial leader Col. Muammar al-Gaddafi delayed the removal of a small stockpile of nuclear fuel from the country after he was not permitted to set up ... Read more...

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Planes come under tight scrutiny in Pakistan


November 30th, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Nov 30 (IANS) Pakistan's civil aviation authorities have started grounding planes reaching the country from different parts of the world in an effort to enforce strict technical checking ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

‘Bird hit likely cause for cargo plane crash in Karachi’


November 29th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 29(ANI): A bird strike is the likely cause of the crash of a Russian-made cargo plane in Karachi, the operator of the aircraft has said.The plane had crashed seconds after ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

11 killed in Russian cargo plane crash in Karachi (Third Lead)


November 28th, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Nov 28 (IANS) At least 11 people, including eight crew members and three labourers, were killed when a Khartoum-bound Russian cargo plane crashed near the Dalmiya road in Karachi minutes after ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Karachi cargo plane crash: DNA samples taken from bodies


November 28th, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 28 (ANI): DNA samples have been taken from the bodies recovered from the debris of the Russian-made cargo plane that crashed near residential apartments in Karachi on Sunday.Sindh Health Minister ... Read more...

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8 dead, 7 injured in cargo plane crash in Karachi residential area


November 28th, 2010 - 12:10 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 28 (ANI): A Russian-made cargo plane crashed near residential apartments in Karachi, seconds after taking off from the city's airport today, killing all eight people on board and injuring seven ... Read more...

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Eight killed in Pakistan plane crash (Lead)


November 28th, 2010 - 4:48 am ICT by IANS
Karachi, Nov 28 (IANS) At least eight people were killed early Sunday when a cargo plane crashed near Pakistan's Karachi airport, Geo TV reported.The plane crashed in Dalmia area, destroying two under-construction ... Read more...

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Five soldiers die in Mexico plane crash


November 25th, 2010 - 11:29 am ICT by IANS
Monterrey (Mexico), Nov 25 (IANS/EFE) Five soldiers died Wednesday when the Mexican air force plane they were travelling in crashed at the Monterrey airport, a spokesman for the National Security Council said.Alejandro ... Read more...

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Cargo Plane Skids On Runway In Sea-Tac Airport


November 23rd, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sea-Tac, Nov 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) With the wintry weather making its presence felt, disruptions in the flight schedule is something that airline travelers are well-acquainted with. The Sea-Tac Airport in ... Read more...

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Dutch delivery company TNT steps up security following mail bombs


November 11th, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by BNO News
AMSTERDAM (BNO NEWS) -- Dutch mail and express group TNT N.V. on Thursday announced it is stepping up its security measures following attempts by al-Qaeda to send mail bombs to the United ... Read more...

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Police: Bomb found on UPS plane could have detonated over U.S. East Coast plane


November 11th, 2010 - 12:36 am ICT by BNO News
LONDON (BNO NEWS) -- Scotland Yard on Wednesday said an explosive device found aboard a U.S.-bound UPS cargo plane in England last month could have detonated over the U.S. East Coast, possibly ... Read more...

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UK: Bomb found on UPS plane could have detonated over U.S. East Coast


November 11th, 2010 - 12:02 am ICT by BNO News
LONDON (BNO NEWS) -- Scotland Yard on Wednesday said an explosive device found aboard a U.S.-bound UPS cargo plane could have detonated over the U.S. East Coast, possibly causing it to crash.Scotland ... Read more...

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Al-Qaida in Yemen “Western-made,” says Yemeni PM


November 7th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Sanaa, Nov 7 (ANI): Yemeni Prime Minister Ali Muhammed al-Mujawar has accused that al-Qaida was originally a Western-made group and was never created by his country, according to the state-run Saba ... Read more...

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No evidence of blast on board crashed US plane: UAE


November 6th, 2010 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Nov 6 (IANS/WAM) The UAE's General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) Saturday said the evidence collected from the wreckage of a US cargo plane doesn't prove there was any blast on ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda tried to use explosives-filled dogs to down U.S. cargo plane


November 6th, 2010 - 7:44 pm ICT by BNO News
LONDON (BNO NEWS) -- Al-Qaeda militants have allegedly tried to use two dogs, filled with explosives, in an attempt to down a U.S. cargo plane in 2008, according to Britain's The Sun ... Read more...

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