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Tuesday, Nov 19, 2019

Air traffic control

Sep 27, 2019 23:56
Although the airline said flight 6E-463 made a “priority landing” — a lower form of emergency in which the pilot contacts the Air Traffic Control (ATC) for early landing as a precautionary step — the Mumbai airport said it was an “emergency landing”. read more
Sep 14, 2019 00:29
The bomb threat evacuation drill is an annual exercise carried out by the airport’s security, during which the domestic terminal is evacuated. read more
Sep 06, 2019 04:15
During loading or unloading of any kind of cargo in an aircraft, the tail support or ‘tail prop’ is used to prevent the plane from tipping over backwards. read more
Jun 27, 2019 14:12
An IndiGo flight from Delhi to Bengaluru and KLM Royal Dutch Amsterdam-Kuala Lumpur flight came close to each other over Delhi airspace on November 2, 2016. read more
May 15, 2019 06:35
Officers said the new set up will also help the controllers divide the air space into nine sectors. read more
May 13, 2019 23:20
In one of the happier stories emerging from the aftermath of Cyclone Fani, it emerges that the Airports Authority of India which runs the airport took just 12 hours to make it operational after the cyclone. read more
May 13, 2019 17:06
According to an official in the Air Traffic Control (ATC) of Delhi airport, the pilot had requested for emergency landing. read more
Mar 12, 2019 14:10
A video clip of the pilot requesting permission from the Air Traffic Control is going viral on the social media. He is heard murmuring: “May God be with us. Can we come back or what?” read more
Jan 20, 2019 09:41
At least 600 flights were hit at the Indira Gandhi International Airport Friday morning after the year’s worst spell of fog yet as well as restrictions for Republic Day rehearsals forced flight operations to be suspended during peak hours, leading to... read more
Nov 26, 2018 11:29
A social media post by a man, said to be in his early twenties, which coincided with the anniversary of the 26\/11 terror attacks in Mumbai ten years ago, triggered panic. read more
Nov 20, 2018 19:00
The Karachi-bound SR-20 aircraft, a private plane, was flying with only cockpit crew on board when it made an emergency landing at Jaipur airport. read more
Nov 02, 2018 23:01
Two IndiGo planes came on the same level on Wednesday evening and posed a threat to both the aeroplanes at the border airspace of India and Bangladesh. read more
Nov 01, 2018 20:25
With only 45 seconds before the possible collision, the Air Traffic Control (ATC) tower in Kolkata instructed one plane to turn right and move away from the other aircraft that had come at the same level on Wednesday evening, averting the accident. read more
Sep 17, 2018 21:47
Even after multiple system failure, adverse weather conditions and lack of fuel while struggling to land at the John F. Kennedy Airport in New York, an Air India pilot succeeded in saving the lives of 370 passengers on-board. read more
Aug 10, 2018 03:40
Security agencies could not locate or bring down the drone. According to officials, the drone was spotted around 5pm by the pilot of a Chennai-bound flight of IndiGo that had just taken off. read more