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Lightning-sparked fires in California force thousands out of home

Nearly 11,000 lightning strikes in 3 days have led the country’s firefighters trying to fight off 23 major fires or groups of fires

20 Aug 2020 9:15 AM

Sikh Air India pilot forced to remove turban at Madrid airport; SAD writes to Jaishankar

On Tuesday, the SAD leader said he got a call from the AI pilot, who apprised him about his mistreatment by officials at the Madrid airport.

28 Nov 2019 3:21 PM

Pilot accidentally sets off hijack alarm, triggers chaos at Amsterdam airport

Schiphol is one of Europe's busiest airports, handling more than 70 million passengers a year, according to its website.

07 Nov 2019 1:25 PM

PM Modi meets Maharashtra pilot who built aircraft from scratch on his terrace

An innovator, Yadav built a six-seater experimental aircraft on the terrace of his home in suburban Mumbai over a period of 19 years.

21 Oct 2019 12:29 PM

Kerala govt to fund training of Adam Hary to help him become India's first transgender pilot

Hary believes that people belonging to his community should not struggle to fulfill their aspirations as he did.

13 Oct 2019 12:38 PM

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GoAir pilot sends distresscall to ATC before landing in Kannur airport

‘At GoAir, safety of passengers, crew is of paramount importance. Airline regrets any inconvenience caused to passengers.’ statement said.

11 Sep 2019 6:26 PM

27-year-old Anupriya Lakra becomes first woman pilot from Odisha's Naxal-Hit Region

At 23, she decided to quit engineering and join the aviation academy to fulfill her dream of becoming a pilot.

10 Sep 2019 9:21 AM

23-year old from Odisha becomes first tribal female pilot

The woman from the tribal-dominated district is all set to join a private airline as a co-pilot.

09 Sep 2019 11:05 AM

DGCA bans pilot for life for Munnabhai-style act

The two pilots were from Thane in Maharashtra and Guntur in Andhra Pradesh.

05 Sep 2019 3:13 AM

‘Nobody is not afraid’: Chernobyl pilot who made 3 flights within 20 minutes

Eyeing up the reactor for the first time in 33 years, Volkozub said he couldn’t recognise it.

16 Aug 2019 7:07 PM

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Small airplane lands on busy highway; halts before red light as police dashcam rolls

No one was injured in the incident, said Johnna Batiste of Washington State Patrol, sharing pictures of the plane and a video of landing.

05 Aug 2019 3:51 PM

IAF's Tarun Chaudhri becomes first pilot to accomplish wingsuit skydive jump

This is the first flying wingsuit jump demonstration at an organised gathering.

30 Jul 2019 2:03 PM

IndiGo pilot aborts take off at last minute in Bhopal; creates panic among passengers

An IndiGo airline executive confirmed the incident and said all the passengers were safe.

30 Jul 2019 10:06 AM

Air India pilot grounded for three months after failing alcohol test

The pilot was deplaned after he failed the test and the matter was reported to the Director General of Civil Aviation.

15 Jul 2019 2:23 PM

After failing alcohol test, Air India pilot grounded for 3 months

The pilot was deplaned after he failed the test and the matter was reported to the Director General of Civil Aviation.

15 Jul 2019 1:13 PM

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‘Curb sexual offence cases very heavily’: AI CMD after woman pilot files complaint

According to a complaint filed by the female pilot, incident took place on May 5 at Hyderabad where she was being trained by the commander.

17 May 2019 9:44 AM

US pilot arrested for triple murder as passengers wait to board plane

More than three years after three homicides in a small town in Kentucky, Christian Richard Martin, an American Airlines pilot, was arrested.

13 May 2019 9:39 AM

India asks YouTube to take down videos of pilot captured by Pakistan

YouTube has already complied with the Indian government’s order.

01 Mar 2019 11:41 AM

Pilot who saved 16 lives despite being hit 34 times by Talibans puts medals up for sale for sons' education

Sq Ldr Duncan received the Distinguished Flying Cross for his heroics and was later awarded the Air Force Cross for another mission.

02 Jul 2018 5:03 PM

Govt hires English pilot, salary put off Indians

Maha had issued 3 tenders for appointment of flyer.

14 Apr 2018 2:10 AM

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