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Vintage biplane with 6 onboard goes missing in Australia


October 2nd, 2012 - 11:59 pm ICT by BNO News
BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA (BNO NEWS) -- A search-and-rescue operation continued Tuesday for a vintage 1930s biplane carrying six people which went missing in a huge stretch of bushland in the southeastern region of ... Read more...

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Coast Guard inducts Dornier aircraft


May 23rd, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 23 (IANS) In a bid to enhance its capability in West Bengal and Odisha, the Coast Guard Wednesday inducted a new Dornier aircraft with state-of-art sensors and equipment ... Read more...

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13 Indians die in Nepal air crash (Third Lead)


May 14th, 2012 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 14 (IANS) Thirteen Indians were among the 15 people killed when their 20-seater aircraft slammed into a cliff in western Nepal Monday, less than seven months after 10 ... Read more...

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India, Sri Lanka, Maldives hold maritime exercise


April 24th, 2012 - 11:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) India, Sri Lanka and Maldives have embarked on a five-day maritime exercise off the Maldivian coast to strengthen the capabilities of their coast guards to ... Read more...

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Indian Coast Guard rescue two Australian sailors


October 19th, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 19 (IANS) The Indian Coast Guard yesterday rescued two Australian sailors stranded on a sailing yacht, around 158 nautical miles off Mumbai, while on a voyage from Dubai ... Read more...

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Sunken ship spewing less oil, say maritime authorities


August 9th, 2011 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 9 (IANS) Oil spill from the sunken cargo ship, M.V. Rak Carrier has reduced though oil patches have been noticed on Mumbai beaches and further down on Alibag ... Read more...

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Mumbai oil spill decreasing: Defence ministry


August 8th, 2011 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 8 (IANS) Indian defence and maritime authorities Monday said the oil flow from the sunken ship Rak Carrier has decreased, compared to a day earlier.According to a statement ... Read more...

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India, Turkey navy wargames begin Sunday


July 7th, 2011 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) Indian and Turkish navies will embark on a two-day major war game in the Arabian Sea off Mumbai beginning Sunday, when four warships from each ... Read more...

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Coast Guard rescues six fishermen from rough sea (With Images)


May 20th, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 20 (IANS) In a dramatic rescue operation, the Indian Coast Guard saved six fishermen, who included two children, from the rough sea after their boat sank off the ... Read more...

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India positions naval aircraft in Seychelles


February 24th, 2011 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) India Thursday said it has deployed a naval aircraft in the Seychelles to carry out surveillance of the Indian Ocean island nation's territorial waters as ... Read more...

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India’a Dornier aircraft in Seychelles for anti-piracy operations


February 16th, 2011 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) India has given to Seychelles a Dornier maritime reconnaissance aircraft for surveillance and anti-piracy missions in the Indian Ocean Region (IOR)that is plagued by piracy threats ... Read more...

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Captured Somali pirates brought to Mumbai


February 10th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 10 (IANS) The 28 Somali pirates who had hijacked INS Prantalay-11 and were captured Sunday, were brought to Mumbai Thursday, an official said here.Giving information on the operation where the ... Read more...

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Indian Navy captures 28 Somali pirates near Lakshadweep islands


February 7th, 2011 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Lakshadweep, Feb 7 (ANI): In a major coordinated operation, the Indian Navy and the Coast Guard personnel apprehended a pirate mother ship Prantlaya 11 along with 28 Somali pirates in the Arabian ... Read more...

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Pirate ship sunk by navy, Coast Guard in Arabian Sea (Lead)


January 29th, 2011 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 29 (IANS) In a major anti-piracy operation by the Indian Navy and Coast Guard in the Arabian Sea, a Somali pirate ship was sunk in a gun battle off ... Read more...

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Navy, Coast Guard intercept runaway ship (Lead)


November 23rd, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 23 (IANS) The Indian Navy and Coast Guard Tuesday intercepted a runaway Panamanian merchant ship that had slipped out of Mumbai Port Monday after defaulting on a cargo delivery despite ... Read more...

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Indian Navy intercepts foreign ship fleeing Mumbai


November 23rd, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 23 (IANS) The Indian Navy Tuesday intercepted a foreign merchant ship off the coast of Diu by firing a warning shot at the fleeing vessel.According to a navy spokesperson, the ... Read more...

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Insurance firm to turn Nepal loss into silver lining


October 12th, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Oct 12 (IANS) Less than two months after being hit by a plane crash in Nepal that killed all 14 people on board and destroyed the aircraft, National Insurance ... Read more...

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National Insurance hit hard by Nepal plane crash


August 30th, 2010 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Aug 30 (IANS) India's oldest insurance company, the 103-year-old National Insurance Company Ltd (NIC), has been hit hard by last week's plane crash in Nepal with its sole ... Read more...

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14 dead in Nepal plane crash, soldiers search for bodies


August 24th, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 24 (IANS) Soldiers of the Nepal Army aided by police began to collect scattered and badly burnt body parts in a village Tuesday after a private aircraft exploded in mid-air, ... Read more...

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Indian Navy deploys four Dornier aircraft in Singapore


June 14th, 2010 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jun 14 (IANS) The Indian Navy Monday deployed four Dornier aircraft for a four-day surveillance exercise in Singaporean waters, where four Indian warships are currently operating. "The Dornier aircraft have ... Read more...

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Indian Navy, Coast Guard avert pirate threat to merchant vessel


March 6th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, March 6 (IANS) Prompt action by the Indian Navy and the Coast Guard Saturday averted what could have been a pirate threat to a merchant vessel bound for Orissa's Paradip port. "The ... Read more...

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Indian Navy to commission its first women navigators


November 19th, 2009 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Nov 19 (IANS) Another male bastion in the Indian Navy will fall Friday when two women will be inducted as navigators in the flying branch, in a way also becoming ... Read more...

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Some fishing boats found in cyclone-hit sea, 60 still missing (Second Lead)


November 11th, 2009 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji/Ahmedabad, Nov 11 (IANS) Twenty-four of the 34 Goa-based fishing trawlers, which went missing as the Arabian Sea turned rough under the influence of Cyclone Phyan, have been located, officials said Wednesday. ... Read more...

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80 fishing boats, 800 men missing in cyclone-hit Arabian Sea (Lead)


November 11th, 2009 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad/Panaji, Nov 11 (IANS) About 80 fishing trawlers, with an average of 10 men in each, are missing in cyclone-hit Arabian Sea, organisations of fishermen along India's west coast said Wednesday. As Cyclone ... Read more...

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India-Indonesia launch coordinated patrol in Indian Ocean


October 18th, 2009 - 7:41 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 18 (ANI): The Indian and Indonesian Navies launched the 14th cycle of coordinated patrol codenamed 'Ind-Indo Corpat' in the Indian Ocean region on Sunday.The coordinated patrols were being conducted ... Read more...

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Indian, Indonesian navies to conduct joint patrol


October 16th, 2009 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) The Indian and Indonesian navies will undertake a two-week coordinated patrol along their international maritime boundary from Sunday to check piracy, poaching, drug trafficking and illegal immigration, ... Read more...

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India- Indonesia to launch coordinated patrol in Indian Ocean


October 16th, 2009 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 16 (ANI): The Indian and Indonesian Navies are launching the 14th cycle of coordinated patrol codenamed Ind -Indo Corpat from October 18 to November 5.The coordinated patrols are conducted ... Read more...

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IAF eyes to meet fighter plane deficit by 2022 (Lead)


October 8th, 2009 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Hindon (Uttar Pradesh), Oct 8 (IANS) The Indian Air Force (IAF) plans to bridge its fighter squadron deficit by 2022, Air Chief Marshal P.V. Naik said Thursday as the force celebrated 77 ... Read more...

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Indian Air Force turns 77


October 8th, 2009 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) The Indian Air Force (IAF) turned 77 Thursday with an elaborate parade and aerobatics display. The event commenced with a hang glider show after which flag bearing ... Read more...

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Timeline of YSR search operations


September 3rd, 2009 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) The following is the timeline of the search operations to locate the helicopter carrying Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy: Wednesday, Sep 2:8.30 a.m. - Bell 430 ... Read more...

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‘Prabhakaran could not have escaped from Sri Lanka’


April 30th, 2009 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Rameshwaram (Tamil Nadu), April 30 (IANS) Banned Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) chief V. Prabhakaran could not have escaped from Sri Lanka, an Indian Coast Guard official said here Thursday. "There is ... Read more...

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Sailor missing from warship, family cries foul


April 22nd, 2009 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 22 (IANS) A sailor has been reported missing since April 12 from on board the Indian Navy guided missile frigate INS Godavari around 90-nautical miles off the coast in the ... Read more...

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Navy, Coast Guard rescue two survivors of barge tragedy


June 6th, 2008 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 6 (IANS) The Indian Navy and Coast Guard, after a search of nearly 40 hours, Friday rescued two survivors of a barge that sank off the coast of Maharashtra. The ... Read more...

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Air force blames airports body for PM security scare (Second Lead)


April 23rd, 2008 - 11:05 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) The Indian Air Force (IAF) Wednesday blamed the Airports Authority of India (AAI) for the security scare Tuesday when one of its planes came close to a ... Read more...

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IAF aircraft caused PM’s security scare


April 23rd, 2008 - 8:08 pm ICT by admin
(Lead)New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) An Indian Air Force (IAF) Dornier aircraft came in the flight path of a special aircraft carrying Prime Minister Manmohan Singh creating a security scare Tuesday, according ... Read more...

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