Airlines Updates

Fri, 22 May 2015 17:28:03 GMT

Work on memorial for Bajpe air crash victims soon
Deccan Herald
In one of the worst aviation disasters of the country, Air India Express Boeing 737-800 aircraft which arrived from Dubai overshot the runway and crashed while landing at the airport on May 22, 2010 at 6 am, killing 158 passengers. Eight passengers were ...

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Fri, 22 May 2015 08:17:15 GMT

Daijiworld.com

Tributes paid to air crash victims; work on memorial to start in a week
Daijiworld.com
Mangaluru, May 22: Commemorating the fifth anniversary of the Air India Express crash near Bajpe airport in 2010, the district administration on Friday May 22 paid a solemn homage to the victims of the crash at Kenjar. District incharge minister Ramanath Rai ...

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Fri, 22 May 2015 07:20:57 GMT

SeeandSay

District administration pays homage to air crash victims
SeeandSay
The year was 2010, May 22, Air India Express flight IX812 arriving from Dubai was about to land in Mangaluru air port at Kenjar. But due to rough weather pilot misjudged the runway and as a result the flight was crashed and fell into a gorge killing 158 people.

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Fri, 22 May 2015 04:08:21 GMT

Kin of Air India Express crash victims deplore disparities in compensation
Yahoo! Maktoob News
Puttur Ismail Abdulla is one of the eight passengers who survived the crash of Air India Express flight from Dubai in Mangalore on May 22, 2010. Today marks the fifth anniversary of the crash that united the UAE and India in grief over the death of Indian ...

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Fri, 22 May 2015 03:06:00 GMT

Khaleej Times

5 yrs after AIE plane crash, kin of victims feel forgotten by world
Khaleej Times
Dubai - “The whole world has forgotten us....” laments Dubai resident Abdul Rahman who lost his wife and son five years ago on this day when the Air India Express flight from Dubai crashed in Mangalore, India.

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Fri, 22 May 2015 00:35:19 GMT

5 Yrs After Crash, Still No Memorial
The New Indian Express
MANGALURU:A marble plaque erected close to the site where Air India Express (IX 812) crashed at Malavuru, in memory of 158 people who lost their lives, was vandalised by unknown miscreants on October 5, 2010. On February 24, 2011, then Union ...

Wed, 20 May 2015 16:48:38 GMT

The New Indian Express

Air India's Thane Office Gets Hijack Threat Call
The New Indian Express
NEW DELHI: An anonymous phone call threatening hijack of one of Air India's planes was received by the Thane-based call centre of the national carrier, sources said today. "An anonymous caller made a phone call to the Air India call centre in Thane last ...

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