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Saudi plane isolated at Manila after false hijack alarm

A Saudi Arabian Airlines plane was temporarily isolated after landing at Manila's Ninoy Aquino International Airport on Tuesday following a false hijack alarm, airline and airport officials said. Saudi state television said th

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Oman Air Tehran flight delayed due to runway incident

Oman Air flight WY 432, due to depart today from Tehran to Muscat, has been delayed as a result of an incident on the runway, the airline said in a statement. The wings of the stationary Oman Air aircraft were clipped by another a

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Hackers 'can hijack planes using onboard wifi'

An airplane can be hijacked by anyone using the wi-fi network on-board, a senior airline official has warned. According to a report in

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Czech locksmith builds plane to fly to work

Frantisek Hadrava thought driving to work for 14 minutes was too much, so he built a plane to cut the commute by half. Hadrava, a 45-year old locksmith from the south-western Czech village of Zdikov, took about two years of his sp

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EgyptAir plane delayed for two hours after bomb scare

A Paris-bound EgyptAir flight was delayed for two hours in Cairo on Tuesday following a bomb scare, a report said. The airline had asked authorities to check the plae after a suspicious briefcase was found inside before take-off,

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Man arrested for selling fake plane tickets

Bahrain police have arrested a man for selling fake plane tickets and hotel bookings, said a report. Officers from the Anti-corruption and Economic and Electronic Security spotted an Instagram account belonging to a travel agency which

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GCAA to probe Emirates plane accident

The UAE General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) has said that an international investigation team led by the Air Accident Investigation Sector (AAIS) of the GCAA will probe the cause of the accident involving an Emirates Boeing 777-300 aircraft

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226 Indians in crashed plane

Emirates airline said 226 of the 282 passengers and 18 crew members on the Flight EK521, which crash landed in Dubai, were Indians. The flight was travelling from Trivandrum International Airport in Thiruvananthapuram, India to Du

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Emirates jet catches fire after hard landing in Dubai, all safe

Three hundred passengers and crew escaped on Wednesday when an Emirates passenger jet arriving from India caught fire after a hard landing in Dubai that brought the world's busiest international airport to a halt. Video purpor

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Solar Impulse 2 on its way to Abu Dhabi

Solar Impulse 2, the solar-powered plane attempting to become the first aircraft in the world to circumnavigate the Earth without using a drop of fossil fuel, will complete its epic journey in the early hours of Tuesday morning, returning to Abu

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