An Emirates jet that skidded along the runway on its fuselage at Dubai airport and caught fire last month was subjected to shifting winds as it made a failed attempt to abort a landing, UAE investigators said on Tuesday.
In a prel
Rough seas and strong winds have delayed the search for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 in the Indian Ocean, prolonging the search until August in one of the world's greatest aviation mysteries, investigators said on Wednesday.
Bahrain’s meteorology office has issued a warning for strong winds today (April 6).
It follows last Wednesday’s dust storm that dumped large amounts of sand on Gulf countries, said a report in the Gulf Daily News (
A storm buffeted the Middle East with blizzards, rain and strong winds on Wednesday, keeping people at home across much of the region and raising concerns for Syrian refugees facing freezing temperatures in flimsy shelters.
Freezing temperatures together with snow and winds are likely to hit the north and northwest areas of Saudi Arabia today (January 7) in a surge of cold weather which could last until Sunday, a report said.
Storms coming from Europ
Certain parts of the UAE were hit by hail and rain on Saturday due to the extension of a low pressure area that started on Friday evening, which caused blowing dust and reduced visibility, said a report.
Unstable weather continues
A weakened but fast-moving Hurricane Arthur swept along southern New England on Friday night, wielding tropical storm-force winds, after an earlier landfall in North Carolina that caused only slight damage.
Powerful wind and heavy
Bahrain and much of the Gulf is likely to be battered by strong winds and heavy rains over the next few days, say weathermen.
Saudi Arabia, which has already been reeling under heavy rains and flooding over the week, says it is mo
People with asthma or allergy problems have been urged to stay indoors as the dust storm that has engulfed Bahrain is due to continue for the next four days.
They have been advised to wear face masks and take their medication regu
More than 2 million people were without power in the mid-Atlantic region on Saturday from hurricane-force winds that ripped through the area overnight.
Restoring power in storm-damaged parts of Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia and the Dis