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Russian firefighting plane to help Serbia


August 26th, 2012 - 5:07 am ICT by IANS
Belgrade, Aug 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Russian firefighting aircraft has reached Serbia to help the Balkan nation put out a number of forest fires.The multipurpose, amphibious Beriev Be-200 aircraft landed ... Read more...

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Patil first Indian president to ride battle tank


December 5th, 2011 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Barmer (Rajasthan), Dec 5 (IANS) Pratibha Patil Monday became the first Indian president to ride in a battle tank when she boarded a T-90 in the desert terrain of ... Read more...

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US makes strong pitch for F-35 fighter jets to India


November 3rd, 2011 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 3 (IANS) The US is making a strong pitch to sell its fifth generation F-35 fighter jet aircraft to India saying the offer was an example of the ... Read more...

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Israel’s arms manufacturer sues Georgia for $100mn debt


April 11th, 2011 - 8:30 am ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, April 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A leading defence electronics manufacturer of Israel has filed a lawsuit with a British court against the Georgian government over an alleged $100-million debt."The ... Read more...

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IndiGo to buy 180 Airbus aircraft for $15 billion (Second Lead)


January 12th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) Indian low cost carrier (LCC) IndiGo Wednesday signed a $15 billion deal with European aircraft manufacturer Airbus for buying 180 A320 aircraft, the biggest ever single ... Read more...

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Airbus Lands Record Order With IndiGo


January 12th, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The third largest Indian domestic carrier IndiGo has raised several eyebrows after the airline recently announced for the ordering of 180 A320 jet aircraft carriers. The ... Read more...

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IndiGo to buy 180 Airbus aircraft for $15 billion (Lead)


January 12th, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) Leading low cost carrier (LCC) IndiGo Wednesday signed a deal worth $15 billion with European aircraft manufacturer Airbus for buying 180 A320 aircraft, the biggest ever order ... Read more...

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IndiGo to buy 180 Airbus aircrafts


January 12th, 2011 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) Leading low cost carrier (LCC) IndiGo Wednesday signed a deal with European aircraft manufacturer Airbus for buying 180 A320 aircrafts."IndiGo has signed a memorandum of understanding for ... Read more...

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Pilot Missing in F-22 Crash ID’d by Air Force as Capt. Jeffrey Haney


November 19th, 2010 - 11:40 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The United States Air Force has identified the pilot which has been missing since Tuesday, after his jet vanished from radar, as Capt Jeffrey Haney of the ... Read more...

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Indigo coach hits Jet aircraft in freak accident


October 5th, 2010 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 5 (IANS) In a freak accident, a passenger coach of Indigo airlines rammed into a Bangalore-bound Jet airways aircraft Tuesday evening at the Dabolim airport in Goa. All the 140 ... Read more...

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Air India connects Chennai and Bangalore to Agatti


September 17th, 2010 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 17 (IANS) Air India will start operations from Chennai to Agatti in the Lakshadweep islands six days a week from September 24. The new flight, part of the airline's efforts ... Read more...

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American Eagle And Parent Airlines Offering New Services


July 20th, 2010 - 7:29 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri July 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The affiliate of well known US based carrier American Airlines, American Eagle Airlines has started a nonstop jet service between Fort Worth and Columbus. The ... Read more...

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Jet aircraft blow holes in clouds to cause snow or rain


June 15th, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 15 (ANI): Jet aircraft make odd-shaped holes in clouds and cause rain or snow as they climb or descend in the skies under certain atmospheric conditions, according to a new ... Read more...

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Spice Jet flight makes emergency landing at Delhi airport


May 24th, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) A Spice Jet aircraft on a Delhi-Srinagar flight made an emergency landing at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport Monday afternoon because of a tyre problem, officials ... Read more...

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RNC Chairperson Michael Steele’s Job In A Vulnerable Position


April 1st, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 1, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Michael Steele, the beleaguered Republican National Committee (RNC) chairperson, is maintaining a low-profile personality in the midst of unpalatable queries about his headship and job. ... Read more...

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Pakistan changes air force security doctrine to counter militancy (Lead)


March 27th, 2010 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 27 (DPA) The Pakistan Air Force (PAF), traditionally trained to defend the air space against India, has modified its security doctrine to counter the home-grown Taliban insurgency, the PAF ... Read more...

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Churchill sponsors yet to decide on future ties


January 25th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Jan 25 (IANS) The sponsors of Churchill Brothers, Kunnath Pharmaceuticals, said they are awaiting a report on the alleged molestation charges levelled against the football club's three players to decide on ... Read more...

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Boeing begins production on $2 billion Air Force contract


January 19th, 2010 - 1:54 am ICT by BNO News
MACON, GEORGIA (BNO NEWS) – The Boeing Company announced on Monday that it has begun assembling the first A-10 Thunderbolt replacement-wing set at its Macon, Georgia facility."This is a phenomenal accomplishment for ... Read more...

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Churchill Brothers’ sponsors may withdraw Musli power


January 6th, 2010 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 6 (IANS) A leading aphrodisiac manufacturer could review its reported Rs.9 crore sponsorship of Churchill Brothers Football Club a day after its three players were held for allegedly molesting ... Read more...

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Blast kills six in Pakistan


December 27th, 2009 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 27 (DPA) An explosion tore through the house of a government employee in Pakistan's troubled Kurram tribal district Sunday, killing him and five other family members, an official said. The ... Read more...

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Jet vapour trails above Britain can block sunshine over 20,000 square miles


November 30th, 2009 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 30 (ANI): A research by UK's Met Office has indicated that vapour trails caused by jet aircraft over Britain can cause clouds covering 20,000 square miles, thus reducing sunshine by ... Read more...

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24 militants killed in aerial strikes in northwest Pakistan


July 10th, 2009 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 10 (DPA) At least 24 Islamist militants and four policemen were killed in overnight airstrikes in Pakistan's north-western region near Afghanistan, officials said on Friday. Pakistani jet aircraft and ... Read more...

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Pakistani army moves in to retake Swat town held by Taliban


May 18th, 2009 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 18 (DPA) Pakistani troops were fighting street by street Monday to gain control of a key Taliban bastion in the Swat valley, where an intense onslaught has uprooted more ... Read more...

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Pakistan Army approaching urban warfare in Swat (Lead)


May 17th, 2009 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 17 (DPA) Ground troops made advances towards Taliban-held towns in Pakistan's Swat valley Sunday, as aid agencies renewed calls for "massive support" to help out more than one million ... Read more...

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Pakistan hits Taliban amid Swat valley exodus (Second Lead)


May 7th, 2009 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 7 (DPA) Pakistani jets strafed militant positions in the troubled Swat district Thursday as civilians struggled to flee the escalating conflict, officials and locals said. The fresh fighting came as ... Read more...

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Pakistani Taliban promise tough fight


April 29th, 2009 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
By Nadeem Sarwar Pir Baba (Pakistan), April 29 (DPA) Preparations to put up tough resistance to a military advance to flush out Taliban fighters from Pakistan's north-western Buner Valley were in ... Read more...

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IAF loses two aircraft in a day, pilot killed (Third Lead, Changing dateline)


January 22nd, 2009 - 12:55 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 21 (IANS) The Indian Air Force (IAF) lost two planes Wednesday, with a jet aircraft of the Surya Kiran aerobatic display team crashing in Karnataka, killing its pilot Wing ... Read more...

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IAF jet crashes, pilot killed (Second lead)


January 21st, 2009 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 21 (IANS) A jet aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) Surya Kiran aerobatic display team crashed at Bidar in north Karnataka Wednesday, killing its pilot Wing Commander R.S. Dhaliwal, ... Read more...

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New invention to neutralize hurricanes with help from supersonic jet


December 2nd, 2008 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 2 (ANI): Scientists have put forward a patent application about developing a supersonic hurricane neutralizer, which can put a spanner in the atmospheric works by flying supersonic jet aircraft ... Read more...

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MiG-21aircraft crashes, pilots eject safely


November 12th, 2008 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 12 (ANI): A MiG-21 (Trainer) aircraft of the Indian Air Force crashed near Chabua village of Tinsukia district of Assam around 10:35 a.m. today.The aircraft had got ... Read more...

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Pak troops kill 12 Taliban in Bajaur, tribals form lashkars to support Army


October 25th, 2008 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
Khar, Oct 25 (ANI): Pakistani security forces reportedly killed 12 Taliban last evening, after they targeted suspected Taliban hideouts in various areas of Bajaur Agency.Backed by tanks and helicopter gunships, the ... Read more...

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14 Taliban killed in Bajaur Agency


October 15th, 2008 - 11:10 am ICT by ANI
Bajaur Agency, Oct 15 (ANI): At least 14 Taliban were killed last evening when Pakistani security forces targeted their hideouts in various areas of the strife-torn Bajaur Agency.The security forces used ... Read more...

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US delivers four F-16s to Pak


July 29th, 2008 - 10:24 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad , July 29 (ANI): Pakistan yesterday received four F-16 fighter jet aircraft from the US in a ceremony at the Pakistan Air Force Base Mushaf, Sargodha . The newly acquired ... Read more...

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Mumbai to host luxury lifestyle expo


February 20th, 2008 - 3:26 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, Feb 20 (IANS) The latest in sartorial tastes, flashy private jets, snazzy sports cars, jewellery and more will be showcased at a two-day exhibition, Extravaganza Mumbai 2008, to be held Friday ... Read more...

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Pilot dies in Pakistan Air Force jet crash


February 16th, 2008 - 2:08 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Feb 16 (IANS) A jet aircraft of the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) has crashed near Sargodha in Punjab, killing its pilot. "Pakistan Air Force announces with great sorrow and grief that ... Read more...

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