Jets

  • Jet Airways to temporary shift operations to Sharjah 15-04-2014 06:05 PM

    New Delhi: Jet Airways on Tuesday said that it will shift its Dubai-based operations to Sharjah due to the closure of runway at Dubai airport from May 1 to July 20, 2014. "Jet Airways will operate some of its flights with a revised timing during this period to and from...
  • Signals 'rapidly fading', long jet search ahead: Australian PM 12-04-2014 08:34 PM

    Signals possibly from the black box of the ill-fated Malaysian jet were "rapidly fading" and the ongoing massive search for the plane was likely to continue "for a long time", Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said on Saturday. "Given that the signal from the black box is rapidly fading, what...
  • Researchers using math to whittle away at jet lag 11-04-2014 12:10 PM

    Washington: Lots of apps claim they can help you fight jet lag. Now Michigan researchers say mathematical formulas suggest it's possible to adjust to new time zones a bit faster than previously thought, and they created their own free app to help. Doctors have long said exposure to light is...
  • Pakistan army jet crashes in Punjab province, 2 pilots killed 08-04-2014 04:15 PM

    A Pakistan military aircraft on Tuesday crashed in the Punjab province while on a training flight, killing both the pilots on board. The small two-seater Mushshak aircraft was on a routine training flight when it crashed due to a technical fault in Rahwali Cantt Gujranwala, a statement from the army...
  • Missing jet search: Ship hunting for more 'pings' 08-04-2014 10:53 AM

    Search crews hunting for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet have failed to relocate faint sounds heard deep below the Indian Ocean that officials said were consistent with a plane's black boxes, the head of the search operation said Tuesday. Angus Houston, the retired Australian air chief marshal who is heading...
  • Sixteen posters from 'The Expendables 3' released 04-04-2014 01:14 PM

    Los Angeles: 'The Expendables 3' has unveiled a total of sixteen character posters to hype up its upcoming release on August 15. Led by Sylvester Stallone, the mercenary members, a mix of old and new faces, are all armed with their choice of weapons and ready for duty in their...
  • Former AI executive director's plea against Jet-Etihad deal dismissed 27-03-2014 01:55 PM

    New Delhi: The Competition Appellate Tribunal on Thursday dismissed the appeal challenging fair trade watchdog CCI's approval for the Rs 2,060 crore Jet-Etihad deal, saying the appellant does not have "locus standi" to file the plea. Former Air India Executive Director Jitendra Bhargava had filed the appeal questioning the decision...
  • Planes, ships chase new leads in search for Malaysian jet 26-03-2014 11:14 PM

    New satellite images have revealed more than 100 objects in the southern Indian Ocean that could be debris from a Malaysian jetliner missing for 18 days, while planes scouring the frigid seas on Wednesday also reported seeing potential wreckage. The latest sightings came as searchers stepped up efforts to find...
  • Relatives sob after announcement on missing Malaysia Airlines plane 25-03-2014 10:53 AM

    Beijing: Relatives shrieked and sobbed uncontrollably. Men and women nearly collapsed, held up by loved ones. Their grief came pouring out after 17 days of waiting for definitive word on the fate of the passengers and crew of the missing Malaysia Airlines jet. Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak gave that...
  • We do not know how or why MH370 crashed, says Malaysia Airlines 25-03-2014 10:47 AM

    Kuala Lampur: A day after the Malaysia Airlines ended the two-week long wait and announced to the world that the MH370 flight with 239 people on board crashed into the southern Indian Ocean, the airlines on Tuesday said, "We do not know why, we do not know how the terrible...
  • What Malaysia Airlines said on MH370 25-03-2014 08:42 AM

    Australia has called of the search for MH370, saying the southern Indian Ocean is dangerous. ...
  • When science fails faith should claim its rightful place!!

    The Wanderer |  K Aravamudhan
    The debate on astrology is never ending and so too the question on the existence of God. In a sense the debate between the believers...

  • Missing Malaysian plane: China releases image of object in search area 23-03-2014 07:26 AM

    Kuala Lampur: Search planes headed back out to a desolate patch of the southern Indian Ocean on Sunday in hopes of finding answers to the fate of the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, after China released a satellite image showing a large object floating in the search zone. The object, which...
  • Searching for the missing Malaysian jet the old fashioned way 21-03-2014 03:35 PM

    New Delhi: The world's attention is focused on the Norwegian ship HMAS Success. It is looking for the objects believed to be debris of ill-fated Malaysian flight MH-370. The ship's commander, Captain Allison Norris, says her crew's attention is very much on the job at hand. According to a report...
  • Day 13, search for missing Malaysian jet MH370 continues 21-03-2014 01:51 PM

    The international search for the debris of the missing jet in the southern Indian Ocean resumed on Friday. On Thursday, the search was hampered by bad weather. But better weather is predicted today. ...
  • Australia resumes ocean search for missing Malaysian plane 21-03-2014 09:06 AM

    Perth: An international search force resumed the hunt for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 in the remote southern Indian Ocean on Friday as authorities pored over satellite data to try and confirm a potential debris field. The Australian-led mission said it was sending five aircraft back to a storm-lashed area...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 20-03-2014 10:48 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Norway ship reaches site of suspected Malaysian plane debris 20-03-2014 08:43 PM

    Norwegian car carrier Hoegh St. Petersburg has reached the area in the southern Indian Ocean off Australia where two floating objects, suspected to be debris from the missing Malaysian jetliner, were spotted, the ship's owner said on Thursday. ...
  • Missing jet MH370: Australia spots 2 objects in southern Indian Ocean 20-03-2014 02:56 PM

    Nearly two weeks after the Malaysian Airline MH370 went missing with 239 people on board, there seems to be a possible breakthrough into its whereabouts. Australia has spotted satellite images of two objects in southern Indian Ocean which may be related to MH370. However, Australia says that speculation must be...
  • 7 leading theories on disappearance of Malaysian flight MH370 20-03-2014 08:04 AM

    New York: Countless theories have surfaced about the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 nearly two weeks ago. Some are plausible, some are downright absurd. There is, unfortunately, no clear answer as the families of the 239 passengers and crew - and the rest of the world - wait in...
  • FBI examines simulator data taken from MH370's pilot's home 20-03-2014 07:25 AM

    Kulala Lumpur/Washington: The FBI is helping Malaysian authorities to analyse data from a flight simulator belonging to the captain of a missing Malaysian airliner, a US official said on Wednesday as investigators grasped for clues 12 days after the plane vanished. Malaysia's police chief, Khalid Abu Bakar, said an examination...
  • Some data deleted from pilot's flight simulator: Malaysia 19-03-2014 04:26 PM

    Kuala Lumpur: Malaysian authorities on Wednesday said some files were found deleted from the flight simulator found at the house of the pilot aboard the missing jetliner and experts are trying to retrieve the data that could be crucial for solving the aviation mystery. As the search for the plane...
  • 'Missing Malaysian jet's flight route was re-programmed for diversion' 19-03-2014 03:32 PM

    As the search for the missing flight MH370 continues, CNN's Martin Savidge shows how easy it is to change course from the cockpit of a Boeing 777 - all this from inside a flight simulator. ...
  • I'm quite certain he is alive: Partner of passenger on board MH370 19-03-2014 03:17 PM

    Twelve days on, with no concrete leads into the missing Malaysian Airlines plane, emotions are running high for the families of the 239 people on board. In fact much of it is turning to anger against the airline and the Malaysian government. CNN met the partner of an American citizen...
  • Emotions run high as Malaysian plane continues to be untraceable 18-03-2014 10:21 PM

    Emotions are running high for the families of the 239 men, women and children on board the MH370 that has been missing for 11 days now. ...
  • Missing Malaysian jet: UN watchdog says no explosion, crash detected 18-03-2014 10:41 AM

    United Nations: A UN-backed nuclear watchdog has said that it did not detect either any explosion or crash that could be linked to the missing Malaysia Airlines plane, amid continued speculation over fate of the aircraft. "Regarding the missing Malaysian Airlines flight... the Vienna-based Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO) confirmed...
  • Malaysian plane: Kazakhstan join search, countries' tally rises to 26 17-03-2014 03:32 PM

    Kuala Lampur: Malaysia says searches have begun in both the northern and southern corridors of a vast swath of Asia where the missing Malaysia Airlines jet is believed to have ended up. Malaysian Defense Minister Hishammuddin Hussein says that Kazakhstan joined the search on Monday in the farthest northwest section...
  • Missing Malaysia jet: 25 countries help in search, rescue operation 17-03-2014 08:52 AM

    Malaysia has appealed for help and international coordination in a search for its missing passenger jet stretching across two corridors from the Caspian Sea to the southern Indian Ocean, diplomats said on Sunday. ...
  • Missing jet's system disabled by someone deliberately: Malaysian PM 15-03-2014 12:24 PM

    Kuala Lumpur: The Malaysian Prime Minister on Saturday hinted that the missing jet MH 370 could have possibly been hijacked. "Based on new satellite information, we can say that systems on the aircraft were disabled. These were the deliberate actions of someone on the plane," Prime Minister Najib Razak said....
  • This is what first-class seats on Qatar Airways' new A380 jet look like 14-03-2014 01:45 PM

    Qatar Airways' new A380 jet, the world's largest passenger aircraft, is one of thirteen on order by Qatar Airways. The aircraft is fitted in a tri-class configuration with seats in First Class, Business Class and Economy Class. This is what first-class seats on Qatar Airways' new A380 jet look like....