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Air India tries to stabilise operation, scraps 10 more flights


May 15th, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, May 15 (IANS) Air India Tuesday tried to stabilise its international operations by clubbing flights to destinations in Europe and the US as the pilots' strike continued ... Read more...

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Kalam downplays frisking incident in US


November 14th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 14 (IANS) Former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, who was frisked by the airport authorities in New York in September, violating international protocol, Monday downplayed the incident saying it ... Read more...

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Thunderstorm briefly prompts New York City tornado warning


August 28th, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- Forecasters at the U.S. National Weather Service (NWS) on early Sunday morning briefly issued a tornado warning for parts of New York City as Hurricane Irene headed ... Read more...

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Paul Rudd talks about his hitchhiking tale


August 26th, 2011 - 11:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Paul Rudd revealed his hitchhiking tale on the David Letterman show. He was traveling to NY’s John F Kennedy Airport when his car broke down midway. ... Read more...

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Couple tried to check in dead cow on Virgin Atlantic flight


April 14th, 2011 - 9:16 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, April 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Virgin Atlantic has let the public into its list of some of the most bizarre things people try to bring onboard. Among the many things that ... Read more...

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TSA agents arrested at JFK for stealing $40k


February 17th, 2011 - 3:09 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) -- Two employees with the U.S. Transportation Safety Administration (TSA) have been arrested and are facing charges after allegedly stealing tens of thousands of dollars from checked ... Read more...

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Indian UN diplomat recalled after incident on flight


January 19th, 2011 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Jan 19 (IANS) Close on the heels of the recall of an Indian diplomat from London, another Indian diplomat, Alok Ranjan Jha, working with India's UN Mission here, has been ... Read more...

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Second Delta flight makes emergency landing in Atlanta


November 22nd, 2010 - 12:16 pm ICT by ANI
Atlanta (Georgia, US), Nov.22 (ANI): A second Delta Airlines flight was forced into an emergency landing today, returning to Atlanta with engine failure after it departed for Los Angeles.The drama at Hartsfield-Jackson ... Read more...

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Home of former JetBlue flight attendant burglarized while he was on court


October 21st, 2010 - 1:51 am ICT by BNO News
QUEENS, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- The home of former JetBlue flight attendant Steven Slater was burglarized while he was on court in relation to last August's incident at the John F. ... Read more...

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Former JetBlue flight attendant avoids jail


October 20th, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 20 (IANS) A former JetBlue flight attendant, who went berserk on a plane and said goodbye to his career in a dramatic exit down an emergency chute, has accepted ... Read more...

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Passengers praise pilot for landing Delta flight in New York safely


September 27th, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept.27 (ANI): Passengers of a Delta 4951 flight that made a miraculous safe landing at New York's John F Kennedy Airport compared their icy calm pilot Sunday to Captain Chesley ... Read more...

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Plane evacuated after ‘verbal threat’ on San Francisco runway


August 20th, 2010 - 5:55 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Aug 20 (DPA) A New York-bound American Airlines flight was evacuated Thursday on a runway at San Francisco International Airport, police said. The plane, American Airlines flight 24, was preparing for ... Read more...

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Smuggled night goggles were for father-in-law, says Russian beautician


August 10th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 10 (ANI): The young Russian beautician, Anna Fermanova, who was arrested for trying to smuggle hi-tech rifle sights, has revealed that the equipment was for her father-in-law.She also said that ... Read more...

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JetBlue flight attendent curses out passengers, exits plane using inflatable emergency chute at JFK airport


August 10th, 2010 - 5:37 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) – A JetBlue flight attendant on Monday activated an emergency chute near the back of an airplane and jumped down the evacuation slide while at John F. ... Read more...

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IGIA’s terminal three to become operational today


July 14th, 2010 - 11:59 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 14 (ANI): The brand new Terminal 3 of the Indira Gandhi International Airport will become operational from Wednesday afternoon with the arrival of Air India Flight 102 from ... Read more...

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Bomb scare at Kennedy Airport in New York


July 5th, 2010 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
New York, July 5 (IANS) About 300 passengers were evacuated at John F. Kennedy Airport here Sunday after a bomb scare, authorities said. Terminal One of the international airport reopened Sunday evening, ... Read more...

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Somalian Al-Qaeda aligned terror outfit looking to recruit American citizens


June 7th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 7 (ANI): Somalia is fast becoming a hotbed for breeding American-born terrorists, who subsequently end up pointing the gun at their own country.The impoverished country has been cast into the ... Read more...

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Arrested Islamic radicals wanted to be world’s best known terrorists


June 7th, 2010 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 7 (ANI): The two young men from the New Jersey suburbs, who converted to a radical form of Islam, and were nabbed at New York's John F. Kennedy Airport ... Read more...

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‘The Tudors’ Star Jonathan Rhys Meyers Headed For Rehab Again


May 21st, 2010 - 7:17 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri May 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jonathan Rhys Meyers, the actors who is known for 'The Tudors' is coming back to London for treating his alcohol addiction. This has been confirmed by ... Read more...

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Failed Times Square bomber had five targets


May 18th, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 18 (IANS) The Pakistani-American failed Times Square bomber Faisal Shahzad reportedly considered targeting four other local landmarks, according to media reports. Shahzad told interrogators he wanted to hit ... Read more...

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US citizen arrested in Egypt for possessing arms


May 13th, 2010 - 6:07 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, May 13 (IANS) A US citizen of Egyptian origin has been arrested at Cairo airport with guns and other weapons in his luggage, officials said. The man who was coming from New ... Read more...

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Times Square bomber’s mentor was let off at JFK airport


May 10th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0New York, May 10 (ANI): Yemen-based terror suspect Anwar Awlaki, who is said to be the mentor of the Times Square bomber Faisal Shahzad, was inexplicably let off at ... Read more...

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Faisal Shahzad NYC Bomb Suspect Arrested At JFK, Dubai Bound


May 4th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Thanks to the diligence of a street vendor, Lance Orton who was alert enough to realize something was wrong, there is a thirty year old male suspect ... Read more...

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Enquiry Underway After Child Directs Planes In NY Airport


March 4th, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez New York, Mar 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) New York's John F. Kennedy Airport, which is known to be one of the busiest airport across the world, has found itself amidst a ... Read more...

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JFK air traffic controller let two kids direct planes: FAA officials


March 4th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 4(ANI): The Federal Aviation Authority (FAA), investigating a shocking recording of a child giving transmissions to pilots from the air-traffic control tower at the John F. Kennedy Airport in ... Read more...

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Federal Aviation Administration responds to tape where child directs planes


March 4th, 2010 - 1:29 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON D.C. (BNO NEWS) – The two employees at John F. Kennedy Airport Tower are on administrative leave following an incident in February when a child was talking to pilots on an ... Read more...

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FAA probe launched into child giving all-clear to airplanes at JFK airport


March 3rd, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar. 3 (ANI): An FAA investigation has been launched to probe a shocking recording in which a child's voice gives an all-clear to a pilot from the air-traffic control tower ... Read more...

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Two men indicted in Texas for distributing counterfeit pharmaceuticals


February 27th, 2010 - 4:07 am ICT by BNO News
HOUSTON, TEXAS (BNO NEWS) – Two men were indicted in Houston, Texas for distributing counterfeit pharmaceuticals, prosecutors said on Friday.In separate cases, Edward Webb, 42, a resident of Allentown, Pennsylvania, and Kum ... Read more...

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Former owner of SK Foods arrested on fraud charges


February 5th, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by BNO News
SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) – Former owner and CEO of SK Foods LP on Thursday was arrested at John F. Kennedy Airport in New York City.Frederick S. Salyer, 54, is charged with ... Read more...

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Terminal at JFK re-opened after security breach


January 17th, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) -- A security breach Saturday at New York's John F. Kennedy Airport caused authorities to evacuate one of its terminals, authorities said."Terminal 8 at JFK is being ... Read more...

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New US, Canada aviation rules creates passenger discomfort


December 28th, 2009 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec. 28 (ANI): A new American and Canadian civil aviation law will prevent commercial airline passengers henceforth from rising from their seats during the final hour of their flights.Airline passengers ... Read more...

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Why Vivek Oberoi missing from ‘Kurbaan’ promos?


November 13th, 2009 - 9:12 am ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. JhaMumbai, Nov 13 (IANS) The "Kurbaan" promos feature only Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor while Vivek Oberoi is hardly to be seen. Director Rensil D'Silva says his ... Read more...

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Vivek Oberoi missing in the promos of Kurbaan


November 12th, 2009 - 12:08 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Subhash K JhaIs Vivek Oberoi getting a raw deal? The Kurbaan promos feature Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor all the way. Vivek Oberoi who plays the third main protagonist ... Read more...

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Two passengers arrested aboard United flight at LAX


September 29th, 2009 - 2:29 am ICT by BNO News
LOS ANGELES (BNO NEWS) – Two passengers on board a United Airlines passenger plane were arrested on Monday because of "suspicious activity," law enforcement officials told BNO News.The passengers were on board ... Read more...

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Steel beam from 9-11 attacks returned to new World Trade Centre


August 25th, 2009 - 2:44 am ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 25 (DPA) A massive steel column from the original World Trade Centre destroyed by terrorist attacks Sep 11, 2001, was returned to its original site Monday to be a ... Read more...

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