Chennai flight schedules go for a toss due to smog from Pongal celebrations

12 flights diverted, 30 delayed as smoke generated from ritualistic burning of old articles impairs visibility.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 13th, 2018

Bhogi bonfires: Smog disrupts flight operations at Chennai airport

A total of 14 flights (13 international and one domestic) were diverted from Chennai airport to neighbouring airports due to poor visibility following smog caused by Bhogi bonfires. From 3.30 am, ........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJan 13th, 2018

199 SpiceJet passengers have narrow escape as flight tyre bursts in Chennai

Gireesh BabuThe airtraffic in Chennai International Airport affected for several hours on Thursday after a Delhi-bound SpiceJet flight made an emergency landing after a tyre burst and hydraulic problem at 2.45 pm. This has affec.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 8th, 2018

Fog affects flights operations at Chennai airport

Poor visibility due to heavy fog affected flight operations today at the airport here for about three hours. Operations were affected between 5.45 a.m and 8.45 a.m, airport officials said. As many ........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJan 26th, 2018

Global in-flight wifi player Gogo opens office in Chennai, enters India mkt

To market products to Indian airlines.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 24th, 2018

Not so sweet Pongal for farmers this year either

While Pongal festivities are in full swing in many parts of rural Tamil Nadu after two years of drought, celebrations will be muted in the southern region due to excessive rain and crop loss. N Ch........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJan 12th, 2018

Chennai-Mysuru travellers get Pongal gift: Features-rich "Anubhuti" coach

The coach has improved interiors, ergonomically designed seats and improved modular toilets with hands-free taps.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 11th, 2018

TN bus strike plays damper on Pongal festivity

People were unable to book tickets as booking counters remained closed at the Chennai Mofussil Bus Terminus.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJan 11th, 2018

US-based firm"s CEO held for hoax bomb call at Mumbai airport

The CEO of the US-based IT firm made the call to disrupt the Delhi flight schedules so that he could get a late night flight to Rome from the New Delhi airport if his travel from Mumbai got delayed.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 2nd, 2018

Dense fog in Chennai hits flight operations

The fog also resulted in delayed departure and arrival of seven flights this morning......»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineDec 12th, 2017

IndiGo"s troubled times: Doha-bound flight hits bird, returns to Chennai

IndiGo Flight 6E-1707 from Chennai to Doha had a bird hit, as the aircraft was climbing after take-off......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 16th, 2017

United Airlines Halted New Delhi Flight on Poor Air Quality - Bloomberg

BloombergUnited Airlines Halted New Delhi Flight on Poor Air QualityBloombergA man wearing a face mask crosses a road shrouded in smog with a dalmatian dog in New Delhi.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 12th, 2017

United suspending flights to New Delhi over air pollution -

UPI.comUnited suspending flights to New Delhi over air pollutionUPI.comAn aerial view shows buildings engulfed in smog in New Delhi, India, on November 7, 2017. United Airlines briefly suspended flight.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 11th, 2017

2 kgs of gold found abandoned in Singapore-Chennai Air India flight

They said sanitation staff found the gold abandoned in a seat while cleaning the aircraft.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 8th, 2017

Wife discovers hubby"s affair mid-air, Bali-bound flight diverts to Chennai

The incident happened on Sunday after a couple with their young child boarded a flight from Doha to Bali which had no stopover in India......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 7th, 2017

Chennai rains today; Traffic, flight delay to cause trouble, schools shut

Due to heavy rain in Chennai, all departures/arrivals and their consequential flights might get affected,' SpiceJet tweeted.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 31st, 2017

Jet Airways launches non-stop flights between Chennai-Paris

The launch of direct flight service would facilitate corporate travel from French and Indian industries.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 11th, 2017

Heavy rain lashes Chennai, flight operations hit

Two flights diverted, 10 more delayed in the wake of continuous rainfall.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 1st, 2017

SpiceJet skidding incident disrupts schedules, raises safety concerns

The skidding of SpiceJet Boeing 737 plane at Mumbai on Tuesday night disrupted flight operations and put a spotlight on safety concerns at the airport.Fifty one flights were diverted and over 150 canceled through the day follow.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 20th, 2017

U.S. airlines brace for Irma

The monstrous hurricane is driving carriers to slash prices, adjust flight schedules, cancel flights, and close or move operations. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersSep 7th, 2017

U.S. airlines brace themselves, passengers for Hurricane Irma

As Hurricane Irma approached Florida, airlines adjusted flight schedules, made cancellations and assured passengers they would not have to pay unusually high fares ahead of the storm's arrival......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 7th, 2017