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Drunk Canadian pilot arrested after fainting in cockpit

CANADA, Jan 1: Sunwing pilot was arrested Saturday after being found intoxicated in a plane he was a...

1st Jan, 2017 | Tourism Mail Crew

Korean Air crew to 'use more force' with unruly passengers

SEOUL, Dec 31 : Korean Air has said guidelines will be revised for crew to react "firmly and activel...

31st Dec, 2016 | Tourism Mail Crew

12 injured as airliner veers off runway in western India

NEW DELHI, Dec 27 : India’s Jet Airways said that 12 passengers were injured during an emergency ...

28th Dec, 2016 | Tourism Mail Crew

Indigo, SpiceJet flights avert collision at Delhi airport

NEW DELHI, Dec 27: A major mishap was averted here at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport...

27th Dec, 2016 | Tourism Mail Crew

Thousands stranded at Japan airport after heavy snow

TOKYO: Heavy snow in northern Japan caused transport chaos over the holiday weekend, with flights an...

25th Dec, 2016 | Tourism Mail Crew

Tibetans celebrate butter lamp festival

LHASA:Tibetans lit butter lamps and prayed through the night in an annual festival commemorating Tso...

25th Dec, 2016 | Tourism Mail Crew

Etihad Airways, citing competition, announces layoffs

DUBAI: Abu Dhabi’s Etihad Airways, citing “an increasingly competitive landscape,” says it is...

20th Dec, 2016 | Tourism Mail Crew

Iran signs $16bn deal to buy 80 Boeing aircraft

IRAN:IranAir said it signed a deal on Sunday to buy 80 passenger planes from U.S. aircraft maker Boe...

12th Dec, 2016 | Tourism Mail Crew

Qantas to fly Australia-London non-stop

AUSTRALIA:Qantas plans to operate non-stop flights from Perth to London, the world's first regular p...

12th Dec, 2016 | Tourism Mail Crew

Heavy fog strands 10,000 at Chengdu airport

CHENGDU: More than 10,000 passengers have been stranded at an airport in Chengdu since Wednesday nig...

8th Dec, 2016 | Tourism Mail Crew

55 world heritage sites in danger

ABU DHABI: Fifty-five out of a total of 1,052 heritage sites around the world feature on the UN cult...

4th Dec, 2016 | Tourism Mail Crew

Boeing tax break ruled unlawful by WTO

NEWYORK: The US has been given 90 days to drop a special tax exemption for the giant aerospace compa...

1st Dec, 2016 | Tourism Mail Crew

Germany’s Lufthansa cancels 912 flights in pilot strike

BERLIN: German airline Lufthansa says it has canceled 912 flights on Thursday as pilots strike for ...

24th Nov, 2016 | Tourism Mail Crew

Thomas Cook profits down in tough year

TURKEY: Thomas Cook's profits have fallen after a tough year for the tourism industry, with trading ...

24th Nov, 2016 | Tourism Mail Crew

Pilots at Germany’s Lufthansa launch 2-day strike

BERLIN: Pilots at German airline Lufthansa have launched a two-day strike in a pay dispute, a walkou...

24th Nov, 2016 | Tourism Mail Crew

World’s Top Ten Airlines 2017

KATHMANDU:AirlineRatings.com, which regularly reviews carriers around the world, has recently relea...

17th Nov, 2016 | Tourism Mail Crew