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Cat-astrophe: Airline accused of misplacing pet

Cat-astrophe: Airline accused of misplacing pet

Kiran Kumar Nesarajah said in a Facebook post that ground crew at an airport in Labuan in eastern Malaysia had let the pet escape on the runway.

Mideast carriers see passenger demand rising 4.1% year-on-year in April: IATA

Mideast carriers see passenger demand rising 4.1% year-on-year in April: IATA

Middle East carriers have seen passenger demand rising 4.1% year-on-year in April, International Air Transport Association (IATA) said on Thursday.

Passenger gets unintended ride on Moscow baggage carousel

Passenger gets unintended ride on Moscow baggage carousel

The passenger, a woman in her late 50s, flew into Moscow's Sheremetyevo airport from Belgrade on Saturday.

Uber driver charged with raping 16-year-old passenger

Uber driver charged with raping 16-year-old passenger

An Uber driver in Australia has been charged with raping a 16-year-old passenger, the second driver from the ride-sharing service to stand accused of sexually assaulting a passenger in Brisbane in a week.

Battery thrown by passenger catches fire at Istanbul airport

Battery thrown by passenger catches fire at Istanbul airport

An external battery pack caught fire on Thursday at Istanbul's Ataturk airport after an angry passenger threw the object because of an electronic devices ban on flights to the UK, the airport operator said.

United Airlines reaches settlement with passenger

United Airlines reaches settlement with passenger

United Airlines and the passenger who was dragged from a Chicago flight earlier this month have reached a settlement for an undisclosed sum, they said on Thursday.

Jet Airways suspends pilot over racism, assault claims

Jet Airways suspends pilot over racism, assault claims

Indian carrier Jet Airways said on Wednesday it had suspended a foreign pilot from flying duty over allegations that he assaulted a woman and hurled racist abuse at another passenger on a domestic flight.

United passenger's lawyer takes on American Airlines

United passenger's lawyer takes on American Airlines

The lawyer representing Dr. David Dao, who was dragged from a United Airlines plane, said he will also represent a woman whose clash with an American Airlines flight attendant went viral over the weekend.

United Airlines apologises as image takes beating

United Airlines apologises as image takes beating

The chief executive of embattled United Airlines unequivocally apologised for an incident in which a passenger was dragged off a plane, promising a thorough review of the airline's practices.

'Disruptive passenger' causes PIA plane diversion

'Disruptive passenger' causes PIA plane diversion

A passenger aircraft which was intercepted and escorted by fighter jets to Stansted airport northeast of London was diverted because of reports of a disruptive passenger, British police said on Tuesday.

Dubai airport operating with one runway after Emirates crash

Dubai airport operating with one runway after Emirates crash

Dubai International Airport, the world's busiest for international travel, was operating with only one of its two runways open on Thursday as authorities cleared the wreckage ...

Indian flight diverted after passenger sits on food cart

Indian flight diverted after passenger sits on food cart

Indian budget airline IndiGo was forced to divert an international flight on Thursday after an unruly passenger sat on the plane's food cart before attacking another traveller, it said.