The pilot made a 'Fuel Mayday' call, which is issued when aircraft starts tapping into its emergency fuel reserves.
17 Jul 2019 1:49 PM
Court of Inquiry into the accident was completed once but had to be reopened as officers facing trial wanted to question more witnesses.
08 Jul 2019 8:14 PM
The chopper's wreckage had been spotted on a forested hillside in neighbouring Dhadhing district, said Raj Kumar Chettri..
08 Sep 2018 3:04 PM
According to an airline official, the Kochi bound plane had around 160 passengers and the other had 162.
13 Jul 2018 2:07 AM
Of the 189 passengers, only two were children, an airport official said. None of the passengers was inj-ured in the incident.
09 Feb 2018 6:27 AM
The chopper, Dauphin N3, bearing registration number VT-PWA, took off from Juhu at 10.25 am, with 5 ONGC employees and 2 pilots on board.
13 Jan 2018 9:34 PM
The helicopter lost contact with Air Traffic Control (ATC) 30 nautical miles off Mumbai.
13 Jan 2018 1:43 PM
Pilots to immediately inform ATC about cases.
07 Aug 2017 2:59 AM
Device sends messages to ATC towers during mishaps; experts irked.
28 May 2017 1:05 AM
Fighter jets scrambled to escort plane on way to London from Ahmedabad.
11 Mar 2017 1:22 AM
This is the second such incident of an Indian aircraft losing contact with the ATC in the European airspace in a month's time.
10 Mar 2017 8:23 PM
The IndiGo Airlines sent an e-mail to its pilots, asking them not to indulge in such action, said sources.
08 Mar 2017 9:57 AM
The Delhi ATC declared local stand-by for the flight, which landed safely at the runway.
15 Feb 2017 4:43 AM
The locals immediately made a call to the PCR which in turn alerted the concerned agencies.
10 Feb 2017 2:35 AM
Unable to land due to congestion, flights are often forced to hover above airports, particularly at Delhi and Mumbai, resulting in delays.
27 Jan 2017 3:10 AM
The two aircraft reportedly came face-to-face barely 40 metres away on airport taxiway but pilots of both planes alerted ATC.
28 Dec 2016 12:59 AM
Two days ago, captain Praful Kumar Mishra had expressed concerns about the aircraft,” said a senior official.
14 Dec 2016 6:44 AM
The fleet would now undergo thorough testing after the two incidents, the airline said.
13 Dec 2016 1:54 AM
According to senior officials probing the accident, the Juhu ATC got in touch with a Pawan Hans copter that was flying nearby.
12 Dec 2016 6:22 AM
On an average, Delhi sees 20 days of dense fog between mid-December and mid-February, according to the MeT department.
10 Dec 2016 1:57 AM