Mid-air scare

Surging passenger numbers, policy promises dot turbulent skies in 2018

India remained the world's fastest growing domestic aviation market with 51 straight months of double-digit traffic growth but the woes of passengers as well as carriers manifested in myriad forms.

published on : 31st December 2018

Mid-air smoke forces IndiGo flight to make emergency landing in Kolkata

The pilot had to issue a 'May Day' call, made to seek help in times of distress, and the the Pratt & Whitney-powered Airbus A320 Neo plane landed at the Kolkata airport under full emergency conditions

published on : 11th December 2018