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India air safety watchdog to check airports hit by heavy rain after crash

India air safety watchdog to check airports hit by heavy rain after crash

India's air safety regulator plans to conduct special audits of airports across the country affected by heavy rain, the watchdog's chief told Reuters, days after an air crash killed 18 people and raised questions about safety.

Air India repatriation flight crash-lands, at least 17 killed

Air India repatriation flight crash-lands, at least 17 killed

At least 16 people including the two pilots were killed and dozens injured when an Air India Express passenger plane overshot the runway and broke into two after landing in the southern city of Kozhikode (Calicut) in heavy rain on Friday, officials said.

Two India repatriation flights take off Friday

Two India repatriation flights take off Friday

Two Air India Express flights took from Doha's Hamad International Airport (HIA) Friday as part of the Indian government's ongoing Vande Bharat mission to repatriate stranded citizens

Flight for Kannur leaves with 177 passengers; 8 infants

Flight for Kannur leaves with 177 passengers; 8 infants

Another repatriation flight carrying Indians from Qatar left for Kannur in Kerala Friday with 177 passengers and eight infants, the Indian embassy tweeted.

Repatriation flight to Kerala  capital rescheduled to May 12

Repatriation flight to Kerala capital rescheduled to May 12

The second repatriation flight from Qatar carrying stranded Indians was cancelled yesterday due to “technical reasons”, the Indian embassy said.

Air India Express starts Doha-Trichy service

Air India Express starts Doha-Trichy service

Indian budget carrier Air India Express will launch a new service between Tiruchirappalli in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu and Doha next month, it is learnt.

Air India Express starts service to Kannur

Air India Express starts service to Kannur

Air India Express commenced its services from Doha to Kannur in the state of Kerala, India, on December 10. Flight IX 774 departed Doha with 187 passengers on board, the airline said in a statement.

AI Express to launch Doha flights from Kannur next month

AI Express to launch Doha flights from Kannur next month

Air India Express will start four-times-a-week flights between Kannur in the southern Indian state of Kerala and Doha on December 10, according to an airline statement shared by local travel agents.

Close call for passengers on Mangaluru-Doha flight

Close call for passengers on Mangaluru-Doha flight

The aircraft carrying 173 passengers and six crew members made an emergency landing at the Mangaluru International Airport 45 minutes after being airborne.

China’s energy asset rush stalls on crude slump, graft probes

China’s energy asset rush stalls on crude slump, graft probes

As global oil giants struggle with plunging earnings, Chinese state oil firms are unlikely to be waiting in the wings to buy any unwanted assets.