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Kozhikode crash co-pilot couldn't be saved due to shockingly inept emergency response

Kozhikode crash co-pilot couldn't be saved due to shockingly...

Thirty-two-year-old Akhilesh Kumar was rushed to a hospital 25 km away, which is...

How aviation crew face slow poisoning in the air

How aviation crew face slow poisoning in the air

Aero toxicity is an area of concern especially with the advent of pressurised cabins

Why Covid-19 didn't create fear till it caused mass destruction

Why Covid-19 didn't create fear till it caused mass destruction

People began to lower their guards and venture out without following Covid-19 protocols

Qatar Airways plane avoids mid-air collision, but many questions unanswered

Qatar Airways plane avoids mid-air collision, but many...

It needs to be investigated if the Qatar Airways aircraft performed the evasive...

IATA Travel Pass an antidote for Covid-bitten aviation industry

IATA Travel Pass an antidote for Covid-bitten aviation...

The most important thing is that the IATA Travel Pass is responsive to industry...

Singapore Airlines B777 in trouble at 500 feet: Why first officer couldn't be assertive

Singapore Airlines B777 in trouble at 500 feet: Why first...

If the corporate culture is unable to override the national and/or personal culture,...

India needs better preparedness to adopt Multi-Crew Pilot Licence

India needs better preparedness to adopt Multi-Crew Pilot...

India has been following the traditional prescriptive training methodology with...

India's aviation ministry keeps Rs 1,450 crore unused even as Covid rages on

India's aviation ministry keeps Rs 1,450 crore unused even...

A Parliamentary panel apprehends significant underutilisation of the budgetary funds...

How airlines are cheating in the name of pilot training

How airlines are cheating in the name of pilot training

If exorbitant flying training cost becomes a deterrent to talent, then it becomes...

SpiceJet bends all rules to fly to dangerous Pakyong; DGCA doesn't care

SpiceJet bends all rules to fly to dangerous Pakyong; DGCA...

The dimensions and design of SpiceJet's Dash 8-Q400 planes make them totally unsuited...

IndiGo plane avoids crash by 30 seconds, leaves many lessons in its wake

IndiGo plane avoids crash by 30 seconds, leaves many lessons...

It is recommended that operators increase training on maintaining situational awareness...

Why India's Hansa-NG trainer aircraft loses out to global competition

Why India's Hansa-NG trainer aircraft loses out to global...

Despite its shortcomings, Hansa-NG is important because it marks India's entry into...

How I beat age bar and soared into Aero India 2021

How I beat age bar and soared into Aero India 2021

After a few disappointments, I finally got a chance to attend the show in its entirety

Can Jewar airport be India's cultural gateway?

Can Jewar airport be India's cultural gateway?

Most of the airport terminals around the world are unfortunately designed to be...

Helicopter accidents: Sector too loosely regulated; business given priority over safety

Helicopter accidents: Sector too loosely regulated; business...

Operating helicopters is riskier as compared to flying jetliners and that risk arises...

Air India A321 tail strike offers valuable lessons on psychology of surprise

Air India A321 tail strike offers valuable lessons on psychology...

The captain entered a dilemma zone where, to avoid collision with a vehicle on the...