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Lufthansa scraps 1,300 flights over two-day German strike

Lufthansa scraps 1,300 flights over two-day German strike

Lufthansa said Wednesday it was scrapping 1,300 flights as German cabin crew pressed ahead with a two-day strike, plunging passengers into travel chaos amid an escalating row over pay and conditions.

Onboard British Airways Airbus A350-1000 XWB launch flight

Onboard British Airways Airbus A350-1000 XWB launch flight

The A350-1000 XWB is fast becoming the Airbus widely flagship. The aircraft, already in service with launch operator Qatar Airways, and second operator Cathay Pacific ...

Cannon salute greets first Qatar Airways flight to Rabat

Cannon salute greets first Qatar Airways flight to Rabat

Qatar Airways’ first flight from Doha to Rabat landed on Wednesday at Rabat–Salé Airport, marking the airline’s third gateway to Morocco, it was announced on Thursday.

Jet Airways pilots threaten strike amid more flight cancellations

Jet Airways pilots threaten strike amid more flight cancellations

India's beleaguered Jet Airways was staring at a fresh crisis Sunday as hundreds of pilots and other top staff threatened to go on strike over unpaid salaries.

Pilot-less air taxi takes off in Vienna demonstration flight

Pilot-less air taxi takes off in Vienna demonstration flight

As carmakers push ahead with self-driving vehicles, an Austrian aerospace company and its Chinese partner showed off their pilot-less ‘flying taxi’ for the first time in Europe on Thursday.

Qatar Airways conducts all-female flight from Brussels to Doha

Qatar Airways conducts all-female flight from Brussels to Doha

Qatar Airways celebrated a landmark flight on Sunday 10 March as its scheduled service from Brussels to Doha was operated by a crew made up entirely of 15 women on Airbus A350.

Turkey to end flight ban on Sulaymaniyah airport in Iraq

Turkey to end flight ban on Sulaymaniyah airport in Iraq

A ban on flights to Sulaymaniyah Airport in Iraq will be lifted on Friday, Turkey's Transport and Infrastructure Minister said on Wednesday.

Indonesia says situation facing crew of doomed Lion Air jet not in flight manual

Indonesia says situation facing crew of doomed Lion Air jet not in flight manual

Indonesian investigators said on Monday more training was needed for Boeing 737 MAX pilots after discovering the situation believed to have faced the crew of a doomed Lion Air jet ...

'That was a short flight': crew of failed rocket keeps cool

'That was a short flight': crew of failed rocket keeps cool

Russian cosmonaut Aleksey Ovchinin retained an enviable sang-froid Thursday as he realised while travelling at thousands of miles an hour that his spacecraft would have to make an emergency landing.

Air pressure mix-up causes mass bleeding on Indian flight

Air pressure mix-up causes mass bleeding on Indian flight

The Jet Airways flight to Jaipur had to turn back as the alarming symptoms became apparent, the airline said.

Australia-London flight forced to turn back by disruptive passenger

Australia-London flight forced to turn back by disruptive passenger

The passenger on the QF9 Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner was reportedly handcuffed, masked, and removed by police after the plane returned to Perth on Saturday night.

Cholera scare on flight from Algeria to France

Cholera scare on flight from Algeria to France

The child was among 147 passengers on the ASL Airlines flight who were kept on the plane for about an hour after it landed.