Days after Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Rajasekhara Reddy died in a chopper crash, authorities in Chhattisgarh have decided to take extra precautions like setting up a high-frequency satellite phone in Chief Minister Raman Singh’s helicopter.Chhattisgarh CM’s chopper to have satellite phone

The UK’s National Air Traffic Services will not be investigating an alleged emergency – go-around’ procedure by an Air Malta aircraft which left passengers flying to London Gatwick somewhat shocked.Passengers left shaken by Air Malta – go around’ manouvre

Kolkata, Sep 5 : Heavy crosswinds blowing across the Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport this evening prevented three flights from landings at the first attempt, Air Traffic Control sources said.Heavy crosswinds prevent landings at NSCBI Airport

The China-bound UAE airforce cargo plane continues to be cordoned off by the army at the NSC Bose International airport here even as the MEA has been informed of the arms and ammunition in it.UAE airforce plane cordoned off, interrogation of crew over

The move for a CBI probe comes amid reports not ruling out sabotage and conspiracy in the helicopter crash.CBI to probe chopper crash

After three decades of government outsourcing, the Obama administration vows to get tough on contractors.Out of Service

PTI HYDERABAD, SEPT 5 Authorities are yet to trace a key emergency alarm instrument of the helicopter which crashed killing former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Rajasekhara Reddy even as a team of Directorate General of Civil Aviation probing the incident today began decoding the cockpit voice recorder of the chopper.No trace of key device from Reddy’s chopper

September 3, 2009 – The FAA announced Wednesday a plan to revise flight procedures over the Hudson River to create “safe, dedicated operating corridors” for all the aircraft that fly at lower altitudes around Manhattan.A New Beginning for Eclipse FAA Announces Practical Plan to Enhance Safety in New York Airspace

HYDERABAD: The police will shortly seek clarifications from the Director General of Civil Aviation about licences issued to the two pilots who flew the ill-fated helicopter of Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy.Police to probe licences issued to pilots

IT IS what every weary air passenger often longs for in vain a ‘ planes that take off and land on time, and baggage waiting for them when they reach the airport terminal.Scientists’ bid to end misery of air delays

It’s been that kinda summer. Day 1 of the third annual Osheaga Music and Arts Festival took place in a neither-here-nor-there state of meteorological uncertainty that, as the day wore on, could only be considered a stroke of incredibly good fortune.From the archives: Osheaga 2008, Iggy Pop and other Day One highlights

The two sides will also seek amendments to the ASA based on international practice.Nepal-India aviation talks

MYSORE: The Airports Authority of India is geared up for inauguration of the Mysore airport as all work, including calibration of Air Traffic Control equipment, has been completed.All set for inauguration of Mysore airport

KANDAHAR AIRFIELD, Kandahar Province, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan With the increase in forces in southern Afghanistan, Kandahar Airfield has become the busiest single-runway airport in the world.Airport in Afghanistan is World’s Busiest This Summer

A surveillance system that can pinpoint the positions of North Sea helicopters has been launched in Aberdeen.Helicopter location system begins