Air India News
Grounded passenger jet in India converted into luxury restaurant
Airplanes aren't just for globetrotting anymore. In Ludhiana, India , a grounded Airbus A320 is now restaurant where customers can enjoy a fine dining experience. According to The Daily Mail , Hawai Adda is a vegetarian restaurant, placed creatively within an aircraft formerly owned by Air India .
For Hundreds of Americans Trapped in Yemen, a Desperate Search for Freedom
Saffa Eltaieb is 24, pregnant and trapped in Yemen with her new husband, two kittens and two huskies named Phoenix and Miska. The Brooklyn native describes the last two weeks as a blur of window-rattling bombings -- but mostly misinformation, disconnected phone lines and automated emails. “It’s
Yemen Crisis ‘Getting Worse By The Hour’ as Americans Remain Trapped
DJIBOUTI – The crisis in Yemen is “getting worse by the hour,” the United Nations said today, as tens of thousands of people try to escape the rapidly disintegrating nation just across the Gulf of Aden. #UNHCR Representative in Yemen, Johannes Van Der Klaauw, says humanitarian situation
Precious Jewels Found on French Mountain
Mountain climber found "Made in India" box containing emeralds, sapphires and rubies on Mont Blanc.
Mountain Climber Finds Trove of Jewels on Mont Blanc
A French mountain climber atop Mont Blanc stumbled on a treasure trove of precious jewels, including emeralds, sapphires and rubies estimated to be worth hundreds of thousands of dollars. The climber discovered the cache in a box marked “Made in India” along an alpine glacier...
In-Flight Entertainment Unit Calls Passenger 'Idiot'
So much for the friendly skies. A passenger aboard an Air India aircraft lodged a complaint recently when her in-flight entertainment unit allegedly insulted her, according to the Times of India . The report stated that about five hours into her journey from London to Mumbai, a woman sitting in
Have the Airlines Gone Nuts? More New Fees
Lots of festive events coming up in July, including one for travelers. There's the Fourth of July of course, along with Canada Day, Bastille Day and lesser-known celebrations like National Ice Cream Day (July 21) and National Nude Day (no, I never heard of it either but it's on July 14). The one of
Plane Clipped on JFK Taxiway
Federal Aviation Administration officials are investigating how an Air India plane that had just arrived at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport managed to clip a JetBlue plane this morning. No passengers on either plane were reported injured. According to the FAA, the minor collision
Jet Blue Plane Clipped at JFK Taxiway
Federal Aviation Administration officials investigate accident at New York airport.
Close Call at JFK Airport: Planes Clip Each Other on Tarmac
We do begin with that collision at new york's jfk airport, two jets full of passengers, the wing of one jet slicing through thrudder of the other jet. The arriving air india jet that hit it, the right wing, the very tip sheered off and stin the air. With a number of these tarmac collisions