Implement Swaminathan recommendations to double farmers' income: FAA
The FAA welcomed President Ram Nath Kovind's address to Parliament recently where he suggested doubling farmers' income.
Laptops only in cabin bags on flights soon?
The reason-with rising incidence of batteries in PEDs catching fire, it is easier to control that...
Biologists exploring ways to save dying Great Barrier Reef
New York, Nov 1 (IANS) Several biologists are exploring ways to restore the beauty of the world famous Great Barrier Reef, which is dying.
New NASA tech to help aircraft land on time
Washington, Nov 1 (IANS) NASA has said it is working with its partners on a new air traffic control (ATC) technology that promises to safely increase the number of airplanes that can land on the same runway at busy airports by more precisely managing the time, or interval, between each aircraft's arrival.
Ravi Chaudhary appointed as Executive Director at Federal Aviation Administration
An Indian-American aviation expert, Ravi Chaudhary, has been appointed to a key position in the national aviation authority of the United States.
DGCA may issue new advisory on Samsung Galaxy Note7 on planes
Samsung officially recalled one million of its Galaxy Note 7 mobile phones sold before September 15 after finding that some of their batteries had exploded or caught fire.
PM Narendra Modi’s seaplane journey breached VVIP safety norms
Sources in the security establishment said that SPG which oversees PM’s security came around after considering it was a controlled flight and the seaplne was flying at a low altitude.
Jet Airways says 4 engines up for checks after global mandate from FAA, EASA
US’ Federal Aviation Administration and the European Aviation Safety Agency earlier in the week called for the inspection of the engines made by CFM international.
US FAA upgrades India's aviation safety rating
On January 31 last year, the FAA had lowered India's safety ranking to Category-II from Category-I which the country had been holding since 1997.
Air India flight in US denied take-off over seat belt tags
As many as 44 passenger seats and 12 flight attendant seats had to be declared unserviceable for this journey due to their missing TSO tags. Clearly, AI is not happy.
FAA approves GoGo's new in-flight internet project
If the testing on GoGo's experimental Boeing 737 aircraft goes well, the company is expecting to roll out the service across seven airlines by next year.
Blinding lasers aimed at 11 flights over New Jersey: FAA
There was no indication the 11 incidents detailed by the FAA led to any notable injuries or accidents, in the air or on the ground.
Air India studying impact of FAA's directive for Boeing 787 planes
AI is studying the impact of a recent directive from US aviation watchdog FAA, making "repetitive maintenance task" mandatory on Boeing 787 planes.
FAA downgrade: Jet Airways recasting US plans
Jet Airways said though it did not see much impact from the recent downgrade of the country's aviation safety rankings by the US sectoral regulator.
US FAA report on India's aviation safety likely by April 10
The FAA officials arrived are here for a final review of the steps taken by the Indian aviation regulator to address the deficiencies in the country's aviation safety.
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