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Heathrow’s Third Runway plans in jeopardy


September 7th, 2012 - 9:11 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Sep 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Environmentalists as well as the people who reside in the flight route of Heathrow have vowed to take action if expansion plans are made so as to ... Read more...

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Fighter jets intercept two small planes in Obama’s airspace


August 7th, 2012 - 10:13 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- Two F-15 fighter jets intercepted two small airplanes that strayed into President Barack Obama's airspace during a campaign visit to Connecticut and New York on Monday, military ... Read more...

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Foreign plane detained at Jaipur (Lead)


June 11th, 2012 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) India has detained a foreign-operated chartered plane, flying from Karachi to Dhaka, at Jaipur after it deviated from its flight path and flew over a ... Read more...

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Indian boy solves 350-year Newton math puzzle


May 26th, 2012 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 26 (IANS) A 16-year-old Indian origin schoolboy in Germany has managed to crack puzzles that baffled the world of maths for more than 350 years, it was reported ... Read more...

Posted in World |

North Korea launches long-range rocket: reports (Lead)


April 13th, 2012 - 7:16 am ICT by IANS
Pyongyang/Washington, April 13 (IANS) Defying warnings from the international community, North Korea launched a long-range rocket into orbit Friday, reported CNN citing two US officials.International leaders had urged North Korea ... Read more...

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North Korea launches rocket: US


April 13th, 2012 - 6:39 am ICT by IANS
Pyongyang, April 13 (IANS) North Korea launched a long-range rocket into orbit Friday in defiance of warnings from the international community, reported CNN citing two US officials.International ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Israeli technology minimizes bird hits in flight


February 8th, 2012 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, Feb 8 (IANS) Bird hits can be particularly nasty for an airplane, forcing it to land or send it crashing to the ground, often with devastating consequences. Now, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Facelift for two Mirage 2000 jets in French Riviera


December 5th, 2011 - 12:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) The first set of two Mirage 2000 combat jets of the Indian Air Force (IAF) have flown out for upgrade at the facilities of Thales, ... Read more...

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Fighter jet intercepts small plane near Camp David


September 4th, 2011 - 3:42 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- A fighter jet on late Friday afternoon intercepted a small plane near Camp David in Maryland, where U.S. President Barack Obama is spending the holiday weekend, officials ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Pakistan aircraft crashed due to communication gap


August 4th, 2011 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 4 (IANS) Last year's air crash near Islamabad that left 152 people dead took place due to a communication gap between the cockpit and the control tower, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Residents saw plane sway in the sky - before crashing


May 26th, 2011 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Faridabad, May 26 (IANS) Residents of a low income neighbourhood in Old Faridabad saw the air ambulance sway dangerously in the sky amid a storm before it crashed some distance ... Read more...

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Army team trekking to wreckage site in Arunachal: Chidambaram (Lead)


May 4th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) An army team in Arunachal Pradesh was trekking its way to the site of the wreckage of a helicopter believed to be that of ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Weak Russian component downed Indian rocket: Ex-ISRO chief


April 22nd, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 22 (IANS) The destruction of India's Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV) in mid air in 2010 was due to an inherent weakness in a component in the ... Read more...

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Qantas plane denied flight path through Iraq


February 15th, 2011 - 12:58 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 15 (IANS) A passenger aircraft of Australian airline Qantas had to change its flight path after it was denied entry into Iraqi air space, a media report said Tuesday.The QF32 ... Read more...

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Rocket failure: ISRO awaits data from Russia


January 28th, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkatachari Jagannathan Chennai, Jan 28 (IANS) The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is awaiting data analysis from Russia, who supplied the cryogenic engine, to finalise its report on the failure of ... Read more...

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German-made connectors snapped: ISRO


January 5th, 2011 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 5 (IANS) The 10 connectors that snapped prematurely destroying the Indian rocket - geosynchronous satellite launch vehicle (GSLV) - Dec 25 were imported from Germany, an Indian Space Research ... Read more...

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Indian space agency’s ex-chief to help analyse rocket crash


December 30th, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 30 (IANS) Former chairman of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) G. Madhavan Nair will be guiding the various teams set up to study data and identify the cause of ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Snappping of connectors caused launch failure: Scientist


December 29th, 2010 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkatachari Jagannathan Chennai, Dec 29 (IANS) The snapping of around 10 connectors between the second and third stage of the Indian rocket GSLV led to the failure of the communication satellite ... Read more...

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William’s pals to stage special fly-past on wedding day


November 22nd, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 22 (ANI): It seems that Prince William's Royal Air Force (RAF) pals have some special plans to mark his wedding day.Wills RAF pals want to stage a special fly-past ... Read more...

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US Air Force’s ’secret’ space shuttle goes missing again


October 13th, 2010 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 13 (ANI): The X-37B - 'secret' space shuttle of US Air Force has gone missing again and rumours are abound that it may have landed somewhere.The X-37B has been orbiting ... Read more...

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Living under a flight path ‘ups heart attack risk by 30pc’


October 12th, 2010 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 12 (ANI): A new study has indicated that living under a flight path increases the chances of a fatal heart attack.Scientists say the constant noise from roaring aircraft engines increases ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

GE Builds “Highways in the Sky!”


August 28th, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 28, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Tired of airline delays? Feeling frustrated and outrageous about their inefficiency? Relax! Breathe easy. GE is coming to rescue!In an effort to reduce airline delays, improve their ... Read more...

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Indian Army, IAF rescue 420 tourists in Ladakh (Lead)


August 9th, 2010 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Leh, Aug 9 (IANS) The Indian Army and the Indian Air Force, carrying out major rescue operations in the ravaged Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir, Monday evacuated nearly 420 tourists ... Read more...

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IAF’s Cheetah choppers evacuate 90 people in Ladakh


August 9th, 2010 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Leh, Aug 9 (IANS) In a daring rescue effort in ravaged Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir, six Cheetah helicopters of the Indian Air Force (IAF) Monday did over 60 sorties ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Countdown for Indian rocket launch progressing smoothly


July 11th, 2010 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 11 (IANS) The countdown for Monday's launch of India's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) rocket carrying five satellites, including one for cartography, is progressing without a hitch, an official ... Read more...

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Air India, Jet Airways deny reports of ‘averted collision’


June 6th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) Air India and Jet Airways officials Sunday denied there was a possibility of a mid-air collision near Tiruchirapalli, Tamil Nadu. Pilots of their aircraft took evasive ... Read more...

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Air India, Jet Airways planes in near miss over Tamil Nadu


June 6th, 2010 - 1:47 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 5 (IANS) A mid-air collision was averted Saturday afternoon by alert pilots as a Jet Airways and an Air India plane came "dangerously close" on the same flight path over ... Read more...

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Mid-air collision averted over Tamil Nadu (Second Lead)


June 6th, 2010 - 1:35 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 5 (IANS) A mid-air collision was averted Saturday afternoon by alert pilots as a Jet Airways and an Air India plane came "dangerously close" on the same flight path over ... Read more...

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India tests n-capable Agni II missile (Third Lead)


May 17th, 2010 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
Bhadrak (Orissa), May 17 (IANS) After two successive failures last year, India Monday successfully test-fired its nuclear-capable intermediate range Agni II missile, with a range of over 2,000 km, from a launch ... Read more...

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Hundreds stranded as US, Britain flights cancelled


April 17th, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 17 (IANS) Around 900 passengers were stranded at the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport Saturday as flights to several places in Europe were cancelled following volcanic ash clouding the flight path. All ... Read more...

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GSLV D3 Launch Fails, Thwarting ISRO Mission


April 15th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Sriharikota, Apr 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The dream of the ISRO scientists and the country in general to set a landmark in cryogenic engine technology failed miserably today as GSLV - ... Read more...

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India successfully tests supersonic cruise missile (Lead)


March 21st, 2010 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 21 (IANS) India Sunday successfully test fired BrahMos supersonic cruise missile from a vertical launcher fitted on board moving warship INS Ranvir off the east coast, defence sources said. The missile ... Read more...

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India successfully tests supersonic cruise missile


March 21st, 2010 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 21 (IANS) India Sunday successfully test fired BrahMos supersonic cruise missile from a vertical launcher fitted on board moving warship INS Ranvir off the east coast, defence sources said. The missile ... Read more...

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Brahmos supersonic cruise missile successfully test fired


March 21st, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 21 (ANI): India on Sunday successfully test fired Brahmos supersonic cruise missile from a vertical launcher fitted in a moving warship INS Ranvir off the Orissa coast.The missile ... Read more...

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Fruit flies employ stabilizer reflex to recover from midflight stumbles


March 2nd, 2010 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 2 (ANI): New observations by scientists indicate that fruit flies use an automatic stabilizer reflex that helps them recover with precision from midflight stumbles.The aerial maneuvers of fruit flies were ... Read more...

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