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One dead as small plane crashes in China lake


August 19th, 2012 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 19 (IANS) The pilot of a small aircraft died and and two people were injured when their plane crashed into a lake in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur region.The ... Read more...

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No-fly zone imposed over Beijing


March 1st, 2012 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 1 (IANS) Small aircraft will be banned from flying over the Chinese capital for the next two weeks when parliament and the country's top political advisory body meet.Planes, ... Read more...

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Probe into recovery of bullet from Rahul aide


November 12th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Nov 12 (IANS) The Tripura Police Saturday began an inquiry into the recovery of a bullet from the baggage of Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi's aide and Youth ... Read more...

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China unveils first ultra-light civilian helicopter


September 15th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 15 (IANS) China Thursday unveiled its first ultra-light civilian chopper at an international helicopter exposition held for the first time in the country.The one-tonne AC310 helicopter, equipped with ... Read more...

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Thailand denies violating Cambodian territory


June 6th, 2011 - 4:01 am ICT by BNO News
BANGKOK (BNO NEWS) -- Thailand's Foreign Affairs Ministry denied accusations made by the Cambodian government that Thai military aircraft had violated that country's airspace recently, said Thani Thongpakdi, director-general of the Ministry's ... Read more...

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Small aircraft overshoots Mizoram airport


May 4th, 2011 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Aizawl, May 4 (IANS) A small private aircraft, belonging to North East Shuttle Service (NESS), Wednesday overshot the table-top runway at Lengpui airport in Mizoram injuring all nine passengers.A Cessna ... Read more...

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Farm widows want to attend lavish wedding of Gadkari’s son


November 29th, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, Nov 29 (IANS) Thousands of Maharashtra's farm widows have demanded that they should be invited to the four-day lavish wedding ceremonies of Nikhil Gadkari, son of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ... Read more...

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12 killed in Karachi plane crash (Third Lead)


November 5th, 2010 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 5 (IANS) At least 12 people were killed Friday when a private aircraft with 21 on board, most of them employees of a US oil company, crashed a few minutes ... Read more...

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Singer Wayne Newton parks his private jet on lawn


August 31st, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 31 (IANS) American Singer Wayne Newton has reportedly parked his private jet in his back yard as he can't afford to keep it at an airport. The singer moved the ... Read more...

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Sonic Boom In Seattle Puzzles Corporate Workers


August 18th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Seattle, Aug 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The recent visit of President Barack Obama to Seattle created headlines as expected from any of his activities. He came to the place for fundraising ... Read more...

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Chinese astronomer predicts appearance of UFO in 2011


August 3rd, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 3 (IANS) Unidentified flying objects (UFO) may appear in 2011 or 2012, a Chinese astronomer has predicted. Wang Sichao, an astronomy and minor planet scholar, made the forecast under recently-heated speculations ... Read more...

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‘UFO’ that disrupted air traffic in East China remains a mystery


July 10th, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 10 (ANI): The unidentified flying object (UFO), which disrupted the air traffic in Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang province, for an hour, is still a mystery."No conclusion has ... Read more...

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Jennifer Lopez held up for hours at Moscow airport


May 25th, 2010 - 12:57 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 24 (IANS/EFE) Singer-actress Jennifer Lopez had to spend two hours onboard an airplane on the runway at Moscow's Vnukovo-3 Airport over problems with the luggage of her musician husband ... Read more...

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U.S. fighter jets intercept aircraft along Mexican border in Arizona


May 17th, 2010 - 4:27 am ICT by BNO News
PHOENIX, ARIZONA (BNO NEWS) - Two NORAD fighter jets intercepted ultralight aircraft along the Arizona/Mexico border on Sunday morning, local media reported.KKTV-TV reports that the event occurred approximately at 6:10 a.m. Arizona ... Read more...

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Palin’s lecture demands - private jet, suite, bendable straws


April 15th, 2010 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 15 (IANS) Sarah Palin, former Alaska governor who was John McCain's vice-presidential candidate in 2008, has sought a private aircraft, a deluxe suite and bendable straws at the lectern ... Read more...

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Discarded Sarah Palin contract found in a California state university dust-bin


April 15th, 2010 - 12:38 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sacramento, Apr 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A discarded Sarah Palin contract has been found in the dustbin of a California state university. Sarah Palin is due to visit the school on ... Read more...

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Palin ‘has more demands than an opera diva’ when she hits the road


April 14th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
New York, April 14 (ANI): Sarah Palin is very particular in her demands when she hits the road, according to a contract for an upcoming speech.The details of Palin's contract with ... Read more...

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Will Michael Steele Step Down From RNC?


April 1st, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Los Angeles, Apr 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Chairman Michael Steele may most likely step down from his position at RNC following the much publicized "Bondage-Gate scandal". The RNC had to do ... Read more...

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Jaipuria Group’s Pepsi venture under Maoist attack in Nepal


December 5th, 2009 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Dec 5 (IANS) India's Ravi Jaipuria Group, which is the sole bottler of Pepsi in north India and Nepal, has shelved its plans to expand in the Himalayan republic ... Read more...

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Poll panel bans official aircraft use during Haryana polls


September 8th, 2009 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 8 (IANS) The Election Commission (EC) has prohibited the use of official aircraft till the electoral process for Haryana assembly polls concludes next month. Haryana's Chief Electoral Officer Sajjan Singh said ... Read more...

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Airlines get notices for flouting Election Commission norms


May 5th, 2009 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has issued notices to private aviation companies for flouting norms on the use of choppers and private aircraft during the ... Read more...

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Miliband to fly like a millionaire at UK taxpayers’ expense


May 3rd, 2009 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 3 (ANI): British Foreign Secretary David Miliband is to waste hundreds of thousands of pounds on a private jet to whisk him around the world.As recession-hit Britain struggles ... Read more...

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Helicopters in demand as elections draw near


March 9th, 2009 - 12:15 pm ICT by IANS
By Quaid Najmi Mumbai, March 9 (IANS) They may cost from Rs.45,000 to more than Rs.100,000 for an hour, but that does not seem to deter political parties from hiring helicopters and small ... Read more...

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Seven killed as cargo plane crashes in Iraq


November 14th, 2008 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Nov 14 (Xinhua) A private aircraft has crashed in western Iraq, killing all the seven crewmembers on board, a US military statement said Friday.The Russian-made An-12 cargo plane crashed Thursday before ... Read more...

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Technical snag forces Sonia Gandhi’’s plane to land in Bangalore


September 4th, 2008 - 7:52 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Sept.4 (ANI): A private aircraft carrying Congress president Sonia Gandhi and Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Thursday made an emergency landing at the airport in Bangalore following a technical problem. ... Read more...

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Britain faces danger of 9/11 type attacks: Report


June 24th, 2008 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua London, June 24 (Xinhua) Britain faces potential dangers of terrorist attacks by private jets and light aircraft in ways similar to the 9/11 attacks on the United States in 2001, Daily Telegraph ... Read more...

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Brit Govt. terror adviser warns of private jets being used in a 9/11 type attack


June 24th, 2008 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 24 (ANI): An anti-terror expert of the British Government has warned of the possibility of terrorists using private jets and light aircraft to launch attacks on crowds and buildings ... Read more...

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Plans underway to develop 300 unused airstrips


April 20th, 2008 - 6:59 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Aiming to facilitate the burgeoning private jet industry, the government is firming plans to develop over 300 airstrips in the country presently lying idle. A senior official ... Read more...

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Now kids play cricket at Hyderabad’s old airport


March 28th, 2008 - 10:20 am ICT by admin
(Feature) By Mohammed Shafeeq Hyderabad, March 28 (IANS) It was witness to the evolution of this city from the capital of a princely state to a part of independent India and its metamorphosis to ... Read more...

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BJP chief’s plane makes emergency landing at Bhopal


March 14th, 2008 - 5:35 pm ICT by admin
Bhopal, March 14 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national president Rajnath Singh had a narrow escape Friday when the aircraft in which he was travelling from Delhi to Sagar in Madhya Pradesh ... Read more...

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US Capitol building alerted after airspace violation


March 13th, 2008 - 1:22 am ICT by admin
Xinhua Washington, March 12 (Xinhua) The Capitol building in Washington DC was briefly put on alert Wednesday after a small plane violated air space above the area. The private aircraft briefly entered restricted ... Read more...

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Excess partying taking a toll on Kate Moss’ supermodel looks


November 14th, 2007 - 2:36 am ICT by admin
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Google’s billionaire founders add a fourth jet to their fleet


November 14th, 2007 - 2:07 am ICT by admin
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Moss blows


November 14th, 2007 - 2:02 am ICT by admin
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