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Philippines interior secretary untraceable


August 19th, 2012 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, Aug 19 (IANS) The interior secretary of the Philippines, who went missing after a plane crash Saturday, remained untraceable Sunday, Xinhua reported.The five-seater plane carrying Interior and Local Government ... Read more...

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14 Russian pilgrims killed in Ukraine bus crash


July 7th, 2012 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kiev, July 7 (IANS) At least 14 people were killed and 22 injured Saturday when a bus carrying Russian pilgrims to a monastery in Ukraine met with an accident, RIA ... Read more...

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Four pilots killed as two PAF planes collide (Lead)


May 17th, 2012 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 17 (IANS) Four pilots were killed Thursday when two Pakistan Air Force (PAF) trainer planes collided in the country's northwest, police said. The accident took place at about ... Read more...

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Five die as two planes collide in Canada


May 13th, 2012 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 13 (IANS) At least five people were killed after two private airplanes collided while flying over the central Canadian province of Saskatchewan, Canadian media reported Sunday.The wreckage was ... Read more...

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IAF Mirage jet crashes, fleet grounded temporarily (Third Lead)


March 5th, 2012 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) A Mirage-2000 combat jet of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed in Rajasthan Monday but the two pilots safely bailed out. As a result, the ... Read more...

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IAF Mirage combat jet crashes, pilots safely bail out (Second Lead)


March 5th, 2012 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) A Mirage-2000 combat jet of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed in Rajasthan Monday but the two pilots safely bailed out, an officer said.The trainer ... Read more...

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IAF Mirage-2000 crashes, pilots bail out (Lead)


March 5th, 2012 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) A Mirage-2000 combat jet of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed in Rajasthan Monday, but the two pilots safely bailed out, an officer said.The ... Read more...

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Pakistan gets two surveillance planes from US


February 22nd, 2012 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 22 (IANS) Pakistan has inducted at its Karachi naval base two reconnaissance aircraft that it got from the US.Two modified P3C Orion long-range reconnaissance aircraft were inducted into ... Read more...

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246 survive Papua New Guinea ferry accident


February 3rd, 2012 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 3 (IANS) A total of 246 people have been rescued after a ferry accident off the coast of Papua New Guinea, authorities here said Friday. The vessel was ... Read more...

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Pilot killed in mid-air collision in Britain (Lead)


December 19th, 2011 - 3:21 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 19 (IANS) A pilot was killed and two others suffered injuries after two light aircraft collided in Britain Sunday, a media report said.The accident occurred at about 2 ... Read more...

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IAF to seal combat plane deal in November


October 8th, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Hindon (Ghaziabad), Oct 8 (IANS) The winner of India's $10.4-billion tender for 126 combat aircraft is expected to be announced in November, Indian Air Force (IAF) chief Air Chief ... Read more...

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Study says that Two-seat hot zone is responsible for flu spreading on planes


June 20th, 2011 - 8:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Duncaster, England, June 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scientists have come up with the hot zone regarding flu infection in an airplane. In a study which was published in Emerging Infectious Diseases, the scientists ... Read more...

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175 Russians evacuated from Yemen


June 13th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Two planes sent by Russia have evacuated 175 of its nationals from Yemen in the wake of escalating violence in the country, the government said.The ... Read more...

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Russia sends two planes to evacuate nationals from Yemen


June 12th, 2011 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia Sunday sent two planes to Yemen to evacuate its nationals willing to leave the country, which is teetering on the brink of a civil ... Read more...

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Russia to evacuate people from Yemen


June 10th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia would send two planes to Yemen to evacuate its nationals willing to leave the country, which is on the brink of a civil war, ... Read more...

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Plane carrying Michelle Obama aborts landing after mistake


April 20th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 20 (IANS) A plane carrying US first lady Michelle Obama had to abort landing after coming dangerously close to a military cargo aircraft at the Andrews Air Force ... Read more...

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Plane carrying Michelle Obama aborts landing due to serious ATC error


April 20th, 2011 - 10:42 am ICT by ANI
Washington, April 20(ANI): A White House plane carrying First Lady Michelle Obama had to abort its landing at Andrews Air Force Base since it came dangerously close to a 200-ton military cargo ... Read more...

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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...

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Six die in plane-crash in Russia


March 5th, 2011 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) All the six crew members of a Russian plane were killed Saturday when the aircraft, on a trial flight, crashed in south-west Russia.The Antonov AN-148, ... Read more...

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Krishna wants safe return of Indians from Libya


February 27th, 2011 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
By Prashant Sood Kuwait City, Feb 27 (IANS) Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna said Sunday that the government's immediate concern was to ensure that Indians eager to leave Libya were ... Read more...

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UAE, Turkey join hands to deliver aid to Libya


February 27th, 2011 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Feb 26 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates and Turkey have joined hands to deliver urgent relief assistance to the people of Libya, which is witnessing violent anti-government protests. At a ... Read more...

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First batch of evacuees from Libya to reach India midnight


February 26th, 2011 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) The first batch of Indians evacuated from the strife-torn north African nation of Libya will land here close to midnight Saturday, an Air India official said. "The ... Read more...

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India sends planes, ships to evacuate nationals from Libya (Lead)


February 26th, 2011 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, Feb 26 (IANS) India has begun evacuating its citizens early Saturday from violence-stricken Libya, sending two Air India planes to its capital Tripoli while three Indian Navy ships set sail ... Read more...

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India starts evacuating citizens from Libya


February 26th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) India has begun evacuating its citizens early Saturday from violence-stricken Libya by sending two Air India planes to the north African country's capital Tripoli."Two planes, one from ... Read more...

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China sends planes to Egypt for stranded nationals


January 31st, 2011 - 3:24 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 31 (IANS) China sent two planes to Egypt to bring back Chinese citizens stranded in Egypt Monday.The two planes left Beijing Monday noon, according to sources with the Chinese foreign ... Read more...

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Interpol to help probe Moscow bombing


January 26th, 2011 - 8:35 am ICT by IANS
Moscow/Paris, Jan 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Interpol is ready to help Russia investigate Monday's terrorist attack at Moscow's Domodedovo airport, the organisation's secretary general Ronald K. Noble has said."Our bureau in Moscow and ... Read more...

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Putin announces compensation worth $100,000 for blast victims


January 25th, 2011 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Families of those killed in a deadly terrorist attack at Moscow's Domodedovo airport Monday will receive three million rubles ($100,000) each as compensation from the government, Russian ... Read more...

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Close encounter for landing passenger jets at San Francisco airport


December 15th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 15 (ANI): Two passenger jets approaching the dual runways of San Francisco International Airport for parallel landings looked like they were about to collide with one another.From the picture ... Read more...

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Us judge dismisses suit challenging government’s authority to kill Qaeda’s Al-Awlaki


December 8th, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec.8 (ANI): US District Court Judge John D. Bates has dismissed a lawsuit that challenged the Obama administration's right and authority to assassinate Al Qaeda leader Anwar Al-Awlaki, who is a ... Read more...

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Two planes involved in near collision over Mildura in 2009


November 25th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov.25 (ANI): Two passenger planes with 443 people on board were involved in a near miss over the outskirts of Mildura outskirts last year after an air traffic controller failed to ... Read more...

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Plane lands safely at JFK amid global terror alerts


October 30th, 2010 - 2:55 am ICT by BNO News
LONDON/D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- Fighter jets escorted a United Arab Emirates passenger plane from Yemen to New York amid a continuing series of terror alerts on Friday, officials said, in what appeared ... Read more...

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Scotland Yard, TSA and White House statements regarding potential terror plot


October 30th, 2010 - 12:23 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- Scotland Yard, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) and the White House on Friday released the following statements about a potential terror plot on U.S.-bound cargo planes:White House ... Read more...

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Bombardier unveils two long-haul corporate jets


October 18th, 2010 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Oct 18 (IANS) Bombardier, a world leader in metro and corporate aviation, has unveiled two new jets, the Global 7000 and Global 8000, to reaffirm its undisputed position in ... Read more...

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Rushdie supports mosque plans near Ground Zero


September 14th, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 14 (IANS) Renowned author Salman Rushdie has reportedly expressed his support for plans to build a mosque close to Ground Zero in New York, 21 years after an Islamic leader ... Read more...

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Two planes collide at Beijing airport


July 31st, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 31 (IANS) A passenger aircraft taxiing at an airport here collided with a stationary plane Saturday. The taxiing Singapore Airlines Boeing 777 scraped an Air China Boeing 737 that was waiting ... Read more...

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