Boeing is being sued for allegedly making defective, ear-piercing smoke detectors.
Governorship Aspirant in Borno State under the Labour Party and Chief Executive of WestLink Airlines, Captain Ibrahim Mshelia, has said that Public Private Partnership (PPP), if handled transparently is a lofty idea and would help the nation improve on infrastructure deficit.
A mother is accusing a United Airlines flight attendant of scolding her and her crying baby on a flight from Sydney to San Francisco. Krupa Patel Bala, her husband, and 8-month-old baby son started their lengthy flight earlier this week, KTVU reported on Sept. 26. They had business class seats as well as a basinet
The 707 had a military pedigree: The plane started as a prototype of an in-air refueling tanker, and further development led to the KC-135A Stratotanker and finally to a four-engine passenger plane powered by small-diameter Pratt & Whitney turbojet engines, each with about 50 kilonewtons of thrust. By comparison, each of the two General Electric GEnx-1B high-bypass turbofan engines powering today’s 787 delivers more than 300 kN at takeoff.
If you’re already nervous about flying, you may want to skip this story. Passengers on Jet Airways Flight 697 from Mumbai to Jaipur, India, recently had a terrifying experience after the flight crew forgot to pressurise the cabin. Dozens of passengers on the flight yesterday started bleeding from their ears and nose in a complete
Airlines cancel flights, ferries halt services as Super Typhoon Mangkhut heads to Hong Kong and China
TEHRAN, Sep. 15 (MNA) – Payam International Airport in Karaj, which used to just serve cargo planes, opened its passenger terminal on Thursday letting pilgrims to Mashhad leave Karaj for Mashhad with no need to use Mehrabad, a 30-km away airport in Tehran. The official launch will be later celebrated in a ceremony after religious mourning days in Iran.
Tabriz, June 23, IRNA – Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Saturday that the Indian government accepts only sanctions approved by the UN and won’t accept or recognize unilateral embargoes against Iran.
Trump to revoke Boeing, Airbus licences for plane sales to Iran
Reza Jafarzadeh, CVO’s spokesperson, as saying. Besides, the prices are only determined by airlines and published in their official website. “Any overcharge by ticket sellers is an offence and is subject to prosecution,” Jafarzadeh emphasized. Inspections by CVO and airlines are among the measures to control the prices.
The results follow those of heavy equipment maker Caterpillar, whose shares tumbled on Tuesday after the company cautioned it would not have the same pricing power to pass on increased costs of material such as steel.
Language in the Manager’s Amendment, submitted by Transportation Committee Chairman Bill Shuster (R-PA), would have taken managerial responsibility of the system out of the FAA in favor of a Council run primarily by airline interests, essentially creating a privatized air traffic control corporation. The language also called for making the Chief Operating Officer of the FAA’s Air Traffic Organization report directly to the Transportation Secretary.
An airline is going to pay 2 friends $4,000 each per month to move to Iceland and travel the world, accommodation included
Icelandic budget airline Wow Air is seeking two people to move to Iceland and travel the world for free while producing content and travel tips for its website.
The successful applicants will be paid a monthly salary to stay in an apartment in Reykjavik, which they’ll use as a base for their travels.
A study among British airline pilots shows that 20 percent of them have scores on a burnout scale that are comparable to those of people that are under burnout treatment. Surprisingly, the same study shows that only one of the 1147 pilots that participated, did not meet the performance standards at
The effort to privatize the nation’s air traffic control system will officially die in the House next week when lawmakers vote on a long-term bill reauthorizing the Federal Aviation Administration.
Dubai: Three new bridges will be opened as part of the Airport Street Improvement Project this Friday (27 April 2018), according to the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) on Saturday.
Tehran, April 21, IRNA – In order to change Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport (IKIA) to passenger hub in the region, its capacity should increase to over 50 million passengers per year.
European and US airline regulators have ordered mandatory inspections within 20 days of aircraft engines similar to one involved in a fatal Southwest Airlines accident.
Alaska Airlines announced Thursday it was implementing a new emotional support and psychiatric service animal policy.
In a first of its kind collaboration, American Airlines is partnering with Marvel Studios and Stand Up To Cancer to create a public service announcement. (photo courtesy of American Airlines)
I ran’s Imam Khomeini Airport Company plans to hold an international tender to select qualified contractor to develop the first phase of a new airport passenger terminal (named Iranshahr) and related infrastructure with a planned capacity of 25 million passengers per year at the Imam Khomeini International Airport in Tehran.
Iran Air, the country’s flag carrier, will take delivery of 14 brand-new airplanes, include three Airbus jets, three Boeing jets in addition to eight ATR turboprops, by the end of 2018, if it manages to provide the down payments set in the contracts.
The United States Department of Transportation (DOT) announced Friday Allegiant Air and Hawaiian Airlines were issued fines for violating the airline consumer protection rules.
Messages and graphics with ‘Save Air India’ slogan are being posted on various social media platforms.
Turkey, Iran and Saudi Arabia will all be cautious in their response to Trump’s airstrikes. (Photo: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)
number Z-RGM arrived in the country on Wednesday. The plane is one of four planes which were purchased from Malaysian Airlines, which decommissioned the planes following the disappearance of two successive Boeing 777s flights including the MH370 flight.
You’re more likely to die from accidentally strangling yourself in your sleep than from a plane crash
After all, it’s easy to feel freaked out about being in what’s essentially a metal tube, flying through the air, surrounded by strangers.
Four Sri Lankans were arrested while attempting to smuggle out Wallapatta valued at Rs. 9.4 million to Dubai at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) in Katunayake this morning, the Customs Department said.
Delta Air Lines, Inc . DAL reported first-quarter 2018 earnings per share (excluding 3 cents from non-recurring items) of 74 cents, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 73 cents. Earnings however decreased 3.9% on a year-over-year basis.
The “World’s Busiest Airport” title for 2017 will go to a familiar address.
The Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is forecast to take that title for 2017, marking the 20th consecutive year that the airport has hosted more passengers than any other airport on the planet.
Virgin launches two new reward credit cards – how much do you need to spend to get the travel perks?
Virgin has launched two credit cards that reward borrowers with points that can be used on flights, upgrades and free “companion tickets”.
To know what behaviors to avoid, read on to check out what Anthony Bourdain and Gordon Ramsay don’t want to see you doing the next time you fly.
The union, which includes about 1,000 airline workers, said in a statement on Saturday that the strike would affect all local flights and international connections in Chile of LATAM Airlines, the largest airline in the region.
LATAM Airlines said it was continuing to negotiate but had preventively canceled or rescheduled some flights within Chile, not including Easter Island, and to and from other parts of South America between April 10 and 16.
Venezuela is temporarily cutting economic ties with Panamanian Copa Airlines, as it suspended its operations in the country for 90 days.