India  /  Published 07.09.19

Pakistan won't allow President Kovind to fly over its airspace

Pakistan has refused a request by India to allow President Ram Nath Kovind to use its airspace for his flight to Iceland, its foreign minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said on Saturday.Kovind will leave f...
By The Telegraph and PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 12.06.19

Narendra Modi won't fly over Pakistan

The government has announced that Narendra Modi will fly over Oman and Iran, not over Pakistan's airspace, to reach Bishkek for the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation.Pakistan had earlier said it would...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 04.02.20

Smooth landing at 35,000ft. It’s a boy!

A 22-year-old woman gave birth to a baby boy 35,000ft above sea level in Indian airspace on a Boeing 777 early on Tuesday with the help of five air hostesses and a doctor who happened to be a co-passe...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

India  /  Published 16.07.19

Pakistan reopens airspace after Balakot strikes

Normal air traffic operations between India and Pakistan resumed Tuesday with Islamabad opening its airspace for all civilian flights, nearly four-and-half months after shutting it down following the ...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 16.07.19

Pakistan lifts post-Balakot airspace restrictions

Pakistan reopened its airspace to international flights on Tuesday, ending close to five months of acute discomfort for passengers and crippling costs for airlines that were forced to take lengthy det...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


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