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Sydney, March 05 (ANI): According to far-out theory from one of CNN's chief commentators on the aviation disaster and science journalist Jeff Wise, Russian President Vladimir Putin had ordered the hijacking of the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 and landed it in Kazakhstan.
U.S. aviation administration computers used to control air traffic may be vulnerable to hacking Mar 3, 2:16 pm
Washington, March 03 (ANI): According to a U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) report, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) computers that are used by the authorities to direct planes in flight and protect the national traffic system may be vulnerable to hacking or terrorist activities.
Aviation fuel price hiked by 8.2 percent Mar 1, 5:15 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 1 (ANI): The government has hiked the price of aviation fuel by 8.2 percent.
Aviation experts claim missing flight MH370 was deliberately flown towards Antarctica Feb 24, 1:13 pm
London, Feb 24 (ANI): Aviation experts have claimed that missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 was intentionally flown towards Antarctica by someone in the cockpit.
Accident averted at Bengaluru Aero show Feb 19, 5:46 pm
Bengaluru, Feb. 19 (ANI): A massive clash between two of the three planes was averted here on Thursday during the ongoing biennial air show and aviation exhibition - 'Aero India 2015'.
U.S.-India strategic partnership on display at Aero India 2015 Feb 18, 7:01 pm
Bengaluru, Feb. 18 (ANI): U.S. Ambassador to India Richard R. Verma opened the U.S. Pavilion at Aero India 2015, calling the exhibit the best of U.S. aviation and defense technology.
PM Modi to inaugurate 'Aero India-2015' Feb 17, 6:20 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 17 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to inaugurate the 10th international edition of the aerospace and aviation exhibition Aero India-2015 in Bangalore on February 18.
London, Feb 13 (ANI): The daughter of a South Korean national airline's boss has been imprisoned for a period of one year for hampering aviation safety as she forced a plane to return to the New York gate and offload a steward last December because she did not like the way she had been served nuts.
Several TransAsia pilots suspended for failing 'safety tests' post fatal crash in Taipei Feb 12, 10:16 am
London, Feb 12 (ANI): At least 29 pilots working for Taiwanese airline TransAsia have been suspended after they failed to pass or missed safety tests ordered by the civil aviation authority a week after a TransAsia Airways flight, with more than 50 people onboard, crashed into a river near the capital Taipei.
TransAsia plane crash: Black box data shows plane's engines failed to produce 'enough thrust' Feb 6, 5:09 pm
London, Feb 06 (ANI): The analysis of the TransAsia Airlines turbo-prop plane's black box data has revealed that both its engines failed.
Minute-by-minute tracking of aircraft to be introduced in 2016 to easily pinpoint jet locations Feb 6, 11:16 am
Sydney, Feb 06 (ANI): A minute-by-minute tracking of aircrafts in real time will be introduced in 2016 to easily pinpoint the location of planes that are lost at sea as the aviation industry aims to prevent a reoccurrence of the mystery surrounding the disappearance of Malaysian Airlines flight MH370.
Aviation lawyer says declaration of MH370 as accident 'calculated' to streamline compensation process Jan 31, 4:01 pm
Sydney, Jan 31 (ANI): An international aviation lawyer has said that it was a carefully calculated move to declare the Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 tragedy an accident the day after the airline proposed a compensation for the victims' families since it helped streamline the compensation process.
New Delhi, Jan. 28 (ANI): Union Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju Pasupati has said troubled airliner Spice Jet would have to sort out its financial problems, and added that the government could only help in the process.
Aviation expert Harshvardhan calls for immediate action against erring Air India pilot Jan 17, 5:47 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 17 (ANI): Aviation expert Harshvardhan on Saturday condemned the assault of an engineer by an Air India pilot and called for immediate punitive action over the incident.
Assaulting Air India pilot derostered, DGCA seeks report Jan 17, 1:32 pm
Chennai, Jan.17 (ANI): The Air India pilot who assaulted an engineer posted at the Chennai Airport on Saturday morning has reportedly been derostered, and the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has sought an inquiry report on the incident, even as the union representing the engineers at the airport are demanding justice.
New Delhi, Jan.15 (ANI): Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Nabam Tuki met Union Minister of State for Civil Aviation and Tourism (Independent Charge) Dr. Mahesh Sharma in New Delhi yesterday to seek the latter's support to improve air connectivity between his state and the rest of the country.
Sydney, Jan 09 (ANI): According to stats from UK-based aviation data monitors OAG, Bristol has been named as the world's most punctual aviation hub in 2014 with 94.4 percent of its flights on or off the ground within 15 minutes of schedule while Latvia's airBaltic emerged as the most punctual airline.
Commercial flights to report positions every 15 minutes under UN's proposed safety standards Jan 7, 12:47 pm
London, Jan 07 (ANI): In the wake of the disappearance of a Malaysian aircraft, the United Nations aviation agency is set to propose a new standard that will make it mandatory for commercial flights to report their positions every 15 minutes as part of a global tracking initiative.
Tarun Vijay calls on Union Tourism Minister Jan 5, 6:02 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 5 (ANI): Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament Tarun Vijay called on Minister of State for Tourism (Independent Charge), Culture (Independent Charge) and Civil Aviation Dr. Mahesh Sharma here on Monday.
New Delhi, Jan. 5 (ANI): Chairman and Managing Director of India Tourism Development Corporation (ITDC), Girish Shankar, on behalf of ITDC handed over a cheque for Rs. 3.73 crore to Minister of State of Culture (Independent Charge), Tourism (Independent Charge) and Civil Aviation Dr. Mahesh Sharma today towards five percent interim dividend payment to the Government of India for the year 2013-14.
Experts debunk ice causing AirAsia crash theory Jan 5, 12:30 pm
Sydney, Jan 05 (ANI): Aviation experts have cast doubts on the first official Indonesian report into the AirAsia flight QZ8501 crash that blames the accident on "icing" that caused the engines to freeze due to "worrying" weather conditions.
Johannesburg, Jan 02 (ANI): Aviation experts say that the pilot of the ill-fated AirAsia flight QZ8501 may have managed to land the jet on the sea's surface before it drowned into the high seas.
Wellington, Jan 02 (ANI): The search for the doomed AirAsia flight's black box recorders could take a week, an aviation official said.
Sydney, Jan 01 (ANI): An analyst has said that the AirAsia flight QZ8501 climbed at a virtually impossible rate, which may have led to the plane being practically thrown down into the sea.
London, Dec 31 (ANI): The Aviation Safety Network (ASN) has named 2014 as one of the safest years in 111 years of flight despite the Malaysian Airlines' MH370, MH17 and AirAsia QZ8501 disasters.
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