US FLIGHT

  • Potential carriers of ebola virus might be stopped from boarding some US flights October 17, 2014

    Potential carriers of the ebola virus might be stopped from boarding some flights in the US. This decision was taken after a second airline passenger was detected with the virus. "She should not have travelled on a commercial airline," said CDC Director. ...
  • Hundreds of flights cancelled as storm pounds eastern US December 28, 2012

    Washington: A powerful winter storm forced the cancellation of about 200 US flights on Thursday, snarling holiday travel as heavy snow and high winds pummeled the northeastern United States. The National Weather Service forecast 12 to 18 inches (30.5 to 46 cm) of snow for northern New England as the storm...
  • Pak leader Imran Khan offloaded from a USbound flight October 27, 2012

    New Delhi: Pakistani opposition leader Imran Khan was offloaded from a USbound flight at Toronto International airport in Canada on Friday just hours after he criticised the US for drone attacks in Pakistan's restive Waziristan region. The Pakistan TehreekiInsaf (PTI) chief was reportedly questioned for his fundraising activities and his...
  • Teen was 'singing about' Osama in plane disruption: US February 26, 2012

    Portland: A 19yearold from Saudi Arabia who authorities say forced a plane to make an emergency landing when he lit an electronic cigarette, mentioned Osama bin Laden and tried to hit fellow passengers pleaded not guilty to interfering with a plane crew. A lawyer for Yazeed Mohammed A Abunayyan told a...
  • TB scare on IndiaUS flight January 5, 2008

    Washington: US health officials are trying to track down 44 people who sat near a woman infected with a hardtotreat form of tuberculosis aboard an airliner from India to determine whether they have been infected, authorities said on Friday. The infected woman is 30 years old and is being treated...
  • Air India to start nonstop flights to US July 26, 2007

    New York: Passengers flying between India and United States will have more options starting this August. While Jet airways is set to launch its service in this sector, Air India is starting its first nonstop flight between India and US. Air India, the only Indian carrier to fly on the USIndia...