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Philippines implementing reforms to improve air safety rating


September 14th, 2012 - 3:52 am ICT by BNO News
MANILA, PHILIPPINES (BNO NEWS) -- The government of the Philippines is implementing further aviation reforms in the hopes of restoring the country's air safety rating in the United States, officials said on ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Air India won’t take Dreamliners till compensation fixed (Lead)


May 29th, 2012 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 29 (IANS) Air India will not take delivery of the 787 Dreamliner planes from Boeing till the finalisation of the compensation for the delay in supplying the ... Read more...

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Helicopter crashes near Gulf of Mexico oil rig platform


May 29th, 2012 - 8:13 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA (BNO NEWS) -- A helicopter used to transport workers crashed near an oil rig platform in the Gulf of Mexico on late Monday afternoon, killing the pilot, officials said ... Read more...

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FAA shutdown to continue as Congress leaves


August 4th, 2011 - 1:47 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Aug 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Federal Aviation Authority in the United States has been left in the dark because US lawmakers failed to approve temporary extension of funding. For more ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Three killed in US plane crash


July 25th, 2011 - 2:42 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 25 (IANS) At least three people were killed in a plane crash in the US Sunday, a media report said.According to the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), ... Read more...

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FAA and Mongolia sign commerce and aeronautics agreement


June 17th, 2011 - 11:57 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on Thursday announced that it has agreed to a commerce and aeronautics cooperation with the Civil Aviation Authority of Mongolia.A Memorandum ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Air traffic controller watches movie while on duty


April 20th, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Cleveland, April 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Federal Aviation Authority by now should realize that they have a massive problem at hand. Following series of air controllers who were caught on duty sleeping, ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

An air traffic controller who watched movie on duty


April 19th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 19 (IANS) An air traffic controller in the US watched a movie while on duty and he was outed when his microphone was activated resulting in the movie's ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Air Traffic Controller caught napping while on duty


April 8th, 2011 - 12:56 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, April 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A federal aviation officer has said that the air controller who slept for five hours while planes were landing at the McGhee Tyson Airport brought a ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

India, US to sign aviation safety agreement


November 25th, 2010 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) The country's aerospace segment is poised to grow with India and the US set to sign the Bilateral Aviation Safety Agreement (BASA) that would usher in mutual ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

News helicopter forced to make hard landing in Los Angeles


November 13th, 2010 - 1:38 am ICT by BNO News
LOS ANGELES (BNO NEWS) -- A TV news helicopter on Friday morning was forced to make an emergency landing at Whiteman Airport in Los Angeles due to an engine failure, KCBS-TV and ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Small plane crash on New York’s Long Island kills 1, injures 3


October 18th, 2010 - 1:57 am ICT by BNO News
FARMINGDALE, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- One person was killed on Sunday and several others were seriously injured when a small plane crashed in the village of Farmingdale on Long Island, not ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

JetBlue passenger plane blows tire upon landing at Sacramento Int’l Airport


August 27th, 2010 - 3:48 am ICT by BNO News
SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- A JetBlue passenger plane blew a tire while landing at Sacramento International Airport on early Thursday afternoon, federal officials said.JetBlue flight 262 left Long Beach Airport at ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Six hurt after small plane crashes in western New York


August 2nd, 2010 - 10:19 am ICT by BNO News
NEWFANE, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- Six people were injured after a small plane crashed in western New York on Sunday afternoon, local and federal officials said.The fixed wing single-engine Cessna 185F ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Two men safely escape when small plane crashes south of Santa Fe, New Mexico


August 2nd, 2010 - 1:50 am ICT by BNO News
SANTA FE, NEW MEXICO (BNO NEWS) -- Two men escaped without injuries after their single-engine plane crashed near an airport in northern New Mexico on Sunday, officials said.The accident happened around 10 ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

FAA going to restrict the movement of flights during the duration of Chelsea Clinton’s wedding


July 30th, 2010 - 2:59 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, July 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In view of Chelsea Clinton’s wedding on the 31st of July to Marc Mezvinsky, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued instructions to restrict ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

FDA approves flying car


June 30th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Jun 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Federal Aviation Administration in the United States has approved a hybrid car, that is capable of flying and soon it seems that it would ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Flying Car Terrafugia Transition Gets FAA Nod


June 30th, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri June 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Automobile industry has touched a new milestone with the revolutionary car cum aircraft Terrafugia Transition getting the nod from the FAA. It is a lightweight airplane ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Terrafugia Transition ‘flying car’ gets go-ahead from US air authorities


June 29th, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 29(ANI): The Terrafugia Transition, a light aircraft that can convert into a road-legal automobile, is to go into production after being given a special weight exemption by the US Federal ... Read more...

Posted in World |

One dead after small plane crashes in western Colorado


June 6th, 2010 - 11:21 pm ICT by BNO News
MARBLE, COLORADO (BNO NEWS) -- At least one person was killed after a small plane crashed in western Colorado on early Sunday, federal authorities said.The Beechcraft Bonanza G35 aircraft went down about ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

One killed in small plane crash at southeastern Virginia airport


May 22nd, 2010 - 5:17 am ICT by BNO News
WAKEFIELD, VIRGINIA (BNO NEWS) -- A pilot was killed on Friday when a small plane crashed on approach to a regional airport in southeastern Virginia, federal officials said.The crash happened just after ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

FAA to fine Continental Airlines to the tune of $325,000


May 14th, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, May 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Federal Aviation Authority has fined the Continental Airlines about $325,000 for using a plane that had some problem with its landing gear. The FAA said ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

FAA Likely To Impose A Fine On Continental Airlines


May 14th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 14, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The American Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on Thursday put forward a suggestion that consisted of disciplining Continental Airlines by imposing a pecuniary penalty of $325,000 ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Continental Airlines Overlooks Maintenance Problems, Fined By FAA


May 14th, 2010 - 6:16 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez May 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The US Federal Aviation Administration has slapped a fine of $325,000 on the Continental Airlines after it was alleged that the airlines had operated a 737 ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

FAA proposes $325,000 civil penalty against Continental Airlines for flying aircraft with possible problems


May 14th, 2010 - 1:01 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on Thursday proposed a $325,000 civil penalty against Continental Airlines for operating a malfunctioning aircraft on at least 13 commercial flights without ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Pilot injured after small plane crashes near Lincoln County, Oklahoma airport


May 7th, 2010 - 3:41 pm ICT by BNO News
LINCOLN COUNTY, OKLAHOMA (BNO NEWS) -- A pilot was injured when his small plane crashed near an airport in Lincoln County, Oklahoma on Thursday, federal officials said.The fix wing single-engine Van's Aircraft ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Small plane crash kills two near New Albany, Indiana


May 3rd, 2010 - 2:11 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW ALBANY, INDIANA (BNO NEWS) -- Two people were killed when their small plane crashed near New Albany, Indiana on Sunday evening, federal officials said."A small plane crashed near New Albany with ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Two injured after helicopter crashes in Windham County, Vermont


April 22nd, 2010 - 1:26 am ICT by BNO News
BROOKLINE, VERMONT (BNO NEWS) -- Two people were injured when a helicopter crashed near a town in Windham County, Vermont on Wednesday, a federal official said. The McDonnell Douglas helicopter crashed around 11.15 ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Federal Aviation Administration supports air traffic return in Europe


April 20th, 2010 - 3:44 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) expressed Monday their support of the European Commission’s decision to resume air traffic in parts of continental Europe.“Safety is the ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

One dead after small plane crashes in Jefferson County, Indiana


April 20th, 2010 - 1:50 am ICT by BNO News
HANOVER, INDIANA (BNO NEWS) -- One person was killed when a small plane crashed near a town in Jefferson County, Indiana on Monday, federal officials said.The single-engine plane crashed five miles north ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

American Airlines plane makes emergency landing in Iceland


April 13th, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by BNO News
REYKJAVIK, ICELAND (BNO NEWS) -- An American Airlines plane with 145 people on board has made a succesful emergency landing Tuesday in Iceland after reports of chemical smell in the forward cabin.At ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

JetBlue flight forced to return to Newark after engine cover falls off during take-off


April 5th, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by admin
By Michael van Poppel NEWARK, NEW JERSEY (THAINDIAN NEWS) -- A JetBlue passenger plane was forced to make an emergency landing at Newark Liberty International Airport after the cover of an engine ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Two killed after small plane crashes near Dayton, OH airport


April 2nd, 2010 - 2:05 am ICT by BNO News
DAYTON, OHIO (BNO NEWS) – Two people were killed after a small plane crashed near a Dayton, Ohio airport on Thursday, federal officials said.The accident happened shortly before 1 p.m. local time ... Read more...

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Small plane lands on southern California freeway, no injuries


March 25th, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by BNO News
LOS ANGELES (BNO NEWS) -- A small plane landed on a southern California freeway on Wednesday, but causing no damage or injuries, federal officials said.The landed on the northbound 57 Freeway near ... Read more...

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No fatalities as small plane crashes into trees near Alaska airport


March 16th, 2010 - 5:54 am ICT by BNO News
KODIAK, ALASKA (BNO NEWS) -- A small plane carrying three people crashed near Kodiak Airport in Alaska on Monday, officials said, but there were no fatalities.State Department of Transportation and Public Facilities ... Read more...

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