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TechnologyAug 2, 2021, 2:16 PM IST
Elon Musk takes son X Æ A-Xii to Starbase, shares pic with him; netizens react
Carrying his son on his one arm, the CEO posted a photo with his son and captioned it: 'Installing Starship booster engines for first orbital flight'.
Top StoriesJul 30, 2021, 2:18 PM IST
DGCA extends suspension of international flights till August 31
The suspension of scheduled international passenger flights has been extended till August 31, aviation regulator DGCA said on Friday.
Weird NewsJul 23, 2021, 6:56 PM IST
Jeff Bezos and crew tosses Skittle candy at each other on Blue origin space flight; Watch video
A video of Jeff Bezos and the crew tossing Skittle candy at each other on Blue Origin’s New Shepard spacecraft is making rounds on social media, and netizens are enjoying watching it.
World NewsJul 22, 2021, 12:43 PM IST
This day in History: First solo flight across globe, Gorbachev okayed ban on nukes
History often amazes us as to how unaware we are about milestones of the past. Here are events that carved a niche in history on July 22.
BusinessJul 16, 2021, 8:27 AM IST
Lufthansa swaps 'ladies and gentlemen' for gender-inclusive greetings
Lufthansa said in a statement that travellers would be referred to as "guests" or simply greeted with a cheerful: "Good morning here on board."
TechnologyJul 15, 2021, 1:06 PM IST
Govt wants your opinion on the new drone rules it has framed
The civil aviation ministry said that the new guidelines, which will replace the UAS Rules 2021 released on March 12, 2021, were evolved over a premise of trust, self-certification, and non-intrusive monitoring.
Positive StoriesJul 14, 2021, 9:21 PM IST
Meet the MP who turned IndiGo pilot and surprised Dayanidhi Maran
Member of Parliament Dayanidhi Maran was in for a big surprise when he recently boarded IndiGo flight 6E-864 from Delhi to Chennai after attending a meeting of the Parliamentary Estimates Committee.
World NewsJul 13, 2021, 10:38 AM IST
Woman tries to open door mid-flight, gets duct-taped to the seat; Watch video
A video shows a passenger duct-taped to her seat after she allegedly tried to open the aircraft's door.
Top StoriesJul 12, 2021, 7:21 PM IST
Virgin Galactic founder Richard Branson's Indian connection
Billionaire businessman and founder of the Virgin Group, Richard Branson, who embarked on his journey to space onboard his space flight Virgin Galactic on Sunday (July 11), has a surprising Indian connection – an ancestor from Tamil Nadu's Cuddalore.
TechnologyJul 11, 2021, 9:18 PM IST
'License to thrill': Billionaire Richard Branson reaches space in Virgin Galactic's Unity spaceship
After achieving the space feat, Richard Branson said, "Congratulations to everyone for creating such a beautiful, beautiful day."
TechnologyJul 11, 2021, 9:50 AM IST
Virgin Galactic's Richard Branson to launch himself into space today; power the next space age
A twin-fuselage carrier aircraft, VMS Eve, will take off with VSS Unity and release it at the height of roughly 50,000 feet (15,000m). VSS Unity pilots Dave Mackay and Michael Masucci will then ignite its rocket engines, muscling the spacecraft to Mach 3 above the 50 miles (80km) altitude, which is considered the boundary of space.
Middle EastJul 8, 2021, 5:48 PM IST
Oman bans flights from India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and 21 other countries amid COVID scare
Amidst Covid spread in South Asian countries, Oman announced that it has banned passenger flights from India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and over a dozen other countries. The reason for the indefinite suspension is after the gulf nation reported 1,675 new Covid cases.
Middle EastJul 5, 2021, 4:54 PM IST
Emirates bans passenger flights from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka amid COVID scare
With the increase in Covid variant cases in Asian countries, Dubai based flight has banned its passenger flights from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka until July 15. However, passengers with golden cards and officials like diplomats are exempted.
Top StoriesJun 30, 2021, 12:57 PM IST
DGCA extends ban on scheduled international flights till July 31
Dedicated cargo flights, flights under the bilateral air bubble pacts with select countries will continue to operate, the civil aviation watchdog said.
TechnologyJun 30, 2021, 10:21 AM IST
Flying car now a reality, AirCar completes first ever inter-city flight
AirCar completed its first inter-city flight -- a 35-minute flight from the international airport in Nitra to the international airport in Bratislava in southwestern Slovakia.