Aug 08, 2020 04:31 PM IST
The AAI chairman said the Air India aircraft that crashed had to land on the second runway, where the mishap took place.
- Aug 08, 2020 03:22 PM IST
Though unconfirmed, several reports have suggested that deceased pilot-in-command Captain Deepak V Sathe had turned off the Air India flight’s engine right before landing, to ensure the aircraft did not catch fire, thus saving the lives of hundreds of passengers.
- Aug 08, 2020 07:30 AM IST
The Calicut International Airport is a tabletop airport, meaning, it is located atop a plateau or a hill. Such airports are prone to accidents as they usually end in a gorge, requiring pilots to be extra precautions while landing.
- Jan 20, 2014 05:19 PM IST
The power division secured orders worth Rs 394.36 crore from Madhyanchal Vidyut Vitran Nigam Limited, Lucknow, on "turnkey" basis under the Centre's Rajiv Gandhi Gramin Vidyutikaran Yojna Phase-II, IVRCL said in a release today.