Mangalore plane crash

Black box of IX-812 recovered

After three days of search in the crash site at Mangalore »

Air India offers jobs to crash survivors

Seven of the eight survivors employed in West Asia have lost their work permits »

Air tragedy in Mangalore

An Air India Express (Boeing 737-800) flight from Dubai overshot a runway at the Bajpe airport in Mangalore on Saturday morning and burst in »

Nine passengers did not board ill-fated flight: passenger manifest

According to the passenger manifest available with The Hindu at least nine passengers did not board the Air India Express Boei...»

Crash: AI sets up control room at Chennai airport

Air India has announced setting up of a control room at the airport here following the AI aircraft crash at Mangalore this morning. <...»

List of passengers on Air India Express flight

The following is the list of passengers on the flight received from S.A. Prabhakar Sharma, Additional Deputy Commissioner, Mangalore...»

Cellphone rings, victim identified

A ringing cellphone found on the body of a deceased passenger has helped ambulance staff identify this victim in Saturday's air crash...»

Safety lessons yet to be learnt

This accident is a result of complacency in the system »

Proximity matters more than airline choice

The pattern of air travel by the people of Malabar in recent years showed that those from Kasaragod and Kannur districts were heavily...»

Kasaragod in mourning

Benur village at Perumbala near here is in deep distress, for two youths from there were among the passengers on board the Air India Exp...»

Man on way to father's funeral killed in plane crash

It was a double tragedy for a family in Kerala's Kasaragod district which lost its UAE-based son, who was on his way to attend his fa...»

Three from Kannur district killed in crash

Kunnothuvalappil House at Kochipally near here was enveloped by grief after it was confirmed that a member was one of the passengers who...»

"Air India flight did not report any problem"

The Air India IX 812 flight from Dubai that crashed at Mangalore airport on Saturday morning was a “normal flight and did not r...»

Charred bodies make identification difficult

People are arriving at the Government Wenlock hospital in large numbers to identify the bodies of relatives and friends of those who die...»

Mangalore runway known for being tricky: Krishna

Terming as “tragic” the Air India Express plane crash, External Affairs Minister S. M. Krishna on Saturday said it was known...»

CRPF rushes its personnel to Mangalore

Nearly 600 CRPF personnel along with a team of doctors from the force have been rushed to Mangalore where an Air India aircraft crash...»

Boeing sending team to assist in Mangalore crash probe

American aircraft manufacturer Boeing is sending a team to India to provide technical assistance in the investigation of the Air Indi...»

People did not have time even to remove their seat belts, says survivor

Of the 166 people on board the Air India Express flight that crashed here at 6.20 a.m. on Saturday, only eight survived. Sabrina Nasi...»

Majority of crash victims believed to be Keralites

The crash of the Air India aircraft at Mangalore airport today sent shock waves in north Kerala districts of Kasargode and Kannur as...»

"Tabletop runways create an optical illusion"

The Mangalore airport has a “tabletop” runway, which according to an international airline pilot, “creates an optic...»

Tragic touchdown

The Dubai-Mangalore Air India Express Boeing touched down somewhere around the half-way mark of the runway at Bajpe airport, after wh...»

Role of fire services in the Mangalore air crash

In the first ever major air crash in Karnataka on Saturday morning at Mangalore, the State Fire and Emergency Services made use of foam...»


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