Opinion  /  Published 11.08.20

DGCA: No wide body planes at Calicut

The DGCA has barred the operation of wide-body aircraft at Kozhikode airport this monsoon "out of abundant caution", a senior official said, adding that the aviation regulator will conduct a...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 10.08.20

Plane crash: 56 injured passengers discharged from hospitals

  The Air India Express said on Monday that 56 passengers, who were injured in the plane crash in Kozhikode, have been discharged from various hospitals after obtaining complete fitness. Civil ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta, New Delhi

India  /  Published 09.08.20

Airlines staff salute co-pilot

Around 200 pilots and ground staff of various airlines gathered at the airport and paid their respects when the mortal remains of co-pilot Akhilesh Kumar, who died in the Kozhikode flight crash, reach...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 09.08.20

Hooghly youth saved lives, says dad

Crew member Abhik Biswas, 24, who was in the Air India Express repatriation flight that skidded off the tabletop runway at the Calicut International Airport and split into two in a valley, called up h...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

Opinion  /  Published 09.08.20

Surface sheen: celebrating National Handloom Day

Sir — It would not be completely off the mark to say that the victims of the Air India Express flight crash lost their lives to a man-made disaster. The flight was on a Vande Bharat mission and ...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 08.08.20

Tabletop runways: the threat it poses

  Constructed on elevated terrains and mostly having little space for last minute maneuver, tabletop runways at times pose challenges for pilots while landing their aircraft. Air India Express ...
By PTI in Kozhikode

India  /  Published 08.08.20

Survivors: most still in shock

It all happened in a flash. Or so it seemed. Just when they thought they had reached home, their plane skidded off the runway at the airport here, breaking into two as it fell into a 35-feet gorge in ...
By PTI in Kozhikode

India  /  Published 08.08.20

Airport: DGCA found lapses

By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta, New Delhi

India  /  Published 08.08.20

Indian Consulate in Dubai to remain open on Saturday

The Indian Consulate in Dubai will remain open on Saturday to help those who need assistance to travel to Kerala and provide information about the crash of the Air India Express flight that skidded of...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 07.08.20

Air India plane skids, overshoots runway

The Indian consulate in Dubai has activated four helpline numbers to provide information to the family members of the passengers on the flight. Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan has deputed stat...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in


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