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Airlines in US, Europe suspend flights to Israel   Jul 23, 2:56 pm
Washington, July 23 (ANI): In the wake of escalating tensions between Israel and Gaza, many of the world's leading airlines have suspended flights to Israel's main airport after a rocket fired from Gaza landed a mile from its runways.
First ever supersonic scramjet to go up for auction  Jul 23, 1:38 pm
Washington, July 23 (ANI): An historic HFL Kholod Mach 6.47 scramjet built by NASA and Russia's Central Institute of Aviation Motors will be up for auction on 8th September.
Gold bar carrying imam arrested in Dhaka  Jul 19, 1:51 pm
Dhaka, July 19 (ANI): An imam of a mosque run by civil aviation authorities in Dhaka has been arrested after being found with 18 gold bars and 18,240 US dollars at the city's Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport.
No Indian casualties in Malaysian jet crash: Ashok Gajapathi Raju  Jul 18, 1:43 pm
New Delhi, July 18 (ANI): Confirming that no Indian citizens were on board the Malaysian jet which was downed in Ukraine near the Russian border, Union Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju today said that India has alerted its own airlines to avoid Ukraine.
Better security measures needed for air passengers: Harshvardan, Tariq Anwar  Jul 18, 11:11 am
New Delhi, July 18 (ANI): Aviation expert Harshvardhan and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Tariq Anwar said on Friday that better security measures need to be adopted to avoid incidents like what happened with the Malaysian Airlines plane MH 17 over Ukrainian air space.
Indian Aviation Academy to train personnel of Afghanistan  Jul 16, 9:44 pm
New Delhi, July 16 (ANI): Indian Aviation Academy (IAA), a wing of Airports Authority of India (AAI), has been engaged by the Government of Afghanistan and United Nations office of Projects Services (UNOPS) to train the civil aviation personnel of Afghanistan.
Civil Aviation Minister denies saying small carriers may be blocked on Metro routes  Jul 3, 6:47 pm
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju Pusapati on Thursday denied that he has ever said that small carriers would not be encouraged to fly on metro routes.
India making efforts to rescue nationals stranded in Iraq: Civil Aviation Minister  Jun 29, 9:28 pm
Bikaner (Rajasthan), June 29 (ANI): Union Civil Aviation Minister, P Ashok Gajapathi Raju on Sunday disclosed the efforts made by the Government on the rescue operations to bring back those stranded in Iraq.
Pak Civil Aviation Authority confident major foreign airlines will resume flights from Peshawar soon  Jun 29, 2:13 pm
Islamabad, June 29 (ANI): Pakistan's Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has said it is confident major foreign airlines will resume flights from Peshawar soon.
Karachi airport attack: Airport manager, two others suspended for negligence   Jun 28, 1:20 pm
Islamabad, June 28 (ANI): A Karachi airport manager and two fire officials have been suspended for mismanagement and negligence following an investigation into a fire incident that claimed eight lives.
Air India joins Star Alliance   Jun 24, 7:14 pm
New Delhi, June 24 (ANI): Air India on Tuesday joined the Star Alliance, which might help the airline to increase its revenue by 4-5 percent.
Changing flight path can help curb climate change: Study  Jun 19, 11:33 am
Washington, June 19 (ANI): A new study has revealed that aviation could become more environmental friendly by re-routing their paths.
24 Airports Identified for Development as Domestic Air Cargo Terminals   Jun 11, 9:51 pm
New Delhi, June 11 (ANI): Secretary for Civil Aviation , Ashok Lavasa, while reviewing the functioning of Airports Authority of India (AAI) , gave direction for drawing plans to develop domestic cargo terminals throughout the country.
Bathinda Airport to be Inaugurated Soon: Harsimrat Kaur Badal   Jun 11, 9:51 pm
New Delhi, June 11 (ANI): Harsimrat Kaur Badal, Minister of Food Processing Industries met the Minister for Civil Aviation, Ashok Gajapathi Raju Pasupati, here today and discussed with him the long pending issue of inauguration of airport in Bathinda pending since August 2012.
Five to six militants involved in Karachi terror strike: PM Sharif's adviser  Jun 10, 2:57 pm
Islamabad, June 10 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's Adviser on Aviation Affairs, Shujaat Azeem, on Tuesday said that five to six militants took part in the fresh terror attack near Karachi's Jinnah International Airport.
Ashok Gajapathi Raju takes charge as Aviation minister  May 29, 11:48 am
New Delhi, May 29 (ANI): TDP leader and Vizianagaram MP Ashok Gajapathi Raju assumed charge as Civil Aviation Minister today.
Families of missing passengers condemn MH370 satellite data  May 28, 4:01 pm
Sydney, May 28 (ANI): Families of passengers travelling aboard the tragic MH370 condemned the raw satellite data tracking the plane's last movements released by the Malaysian government and said that it was 'little that is new'.
Two aircraft engine concepts to reduce fuel consumption by 15 pc  May 28, 3:34 pm
Washington, May 28 (ANI): Two aircraft engine concepts, geared turbofan and open rotor, can enable a significant reduction to aircraft fuel consumption.
Fresh doubts raised over safety of Dreamliners' lithium-ion batteries  May 23, 11:50 am
London, May 23 (ANI): The Federal Aviation Academy and Boeing have cast new apprehensions over the use of lithium-ion batteries on the Dreamliner's redesigned battery system.
Analysts seeking information on who has satellite data for MH370 search  May 18, 1:53 pm
Washington, May 18 (ANI): As the mystery of the missing Malaysia Airline plane deepens, analysts are seeking answers to their question that who has satellite data that shaped the search for MH370 and why hasn't it been released to the public.
Puzzle over missing MH370 could lead to out-of-court settlements  May 12, 3:42 pm
Johannesburg, May 12 (ANI): Malaysian Airlines could be forced into out-of-court settlements with angry next-of-kin, as there is no evidence what caused flight MH370's disappearance, aviation law experts have said.
Europe to toughen black box rules after MH370 incident   May 7, 12:43 pm
London, May 7 (ANI): Europe has announced new proposal to make it easier to find black boxes from missing planes.
NASA's memorabilia including piece of Hindenburg up for grabs  May 3, 3:52 pm
Washington, May 3 (ANI): More than 600 historical NASA artifacts, including a metal piece of the Hindenburg and a manuscript written by one of the Wright brothers, will soon go under the hammer at the seventh Space and Aviation Autograph and Artifact auction.
Air France crash expert Jean-Paul Troadec brought in to help find MH370  May 2, 2:51 pm
Sydney, May 2 (ANI): French Aviation Accident Investigation Bureau president Jean-Paul Troadec has been brought in for his expertise in search for missing Malaysia Airlines' flight MH370.
MH370 was missing for four hours before search operation began  May 2, 10:25 am
Sydney, May 2 (ANI): The ill-fated Malaysian Airlines MH370 was missing for four hours before rescue efforts started, a new report has revealed.