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Swiss robots use UV light to zap viruses aboard passenger planes

A robot armed with virus-killing ultraviolet light is being tested on Swiss airplanes, yet another idea aiming to restore passenger confidence and spare the travel industry more pandemic pain

Swiss robots use UV light to zap viruses aboard passenger planes

NASA microphone detects turbulent invisible air

The sudden turbulence sometimes experienced when flying is called clear-air turbulence, so named because there are no visible clouds or atmospheric features to warn of the disruption

NASA microphone detects turbulent invisible air

Training aircraft crashes into potato field

A Cessna-152 training aircraft has crashed into potato field in Tanore of Rajshahi

Training aircraft crashes into potato field

Bangladesh working to claim its airspace too

Having settled the maritime boundary dispute with India and Myanmar, Bangladesh now wants to determine its Flight Information Region (FIR) in the airspace.

Bangladesh working to claim its airspace too

PM Hasina to inaugurate Biman’s new Dash 8-400 aircraft Sunday

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina will inaugurate the Biman Bangladesh Airlines’ new Dash 8-400 aircraft Sunday

PM Hasina to inaugurate Biman’s new Dash 8-400 aircraft Sunday

JS passes bill to ensure compensation for air passenger’s death, injuries

If the bill is transformed into a law, it will also help ensure proper compensation for the injuries of air passengers, damages of baggage or cargo goods in line with the Montreal Convention 1999

Parliament building

Qantas cutting 20pc of workforce and raising capital in coronavirus battle

Qantas Airways Ltd is axing at least 20 per cent of its workforce and intends to raise up to A$1.9 billion ($1.3 billion) of equity under a sweeping cost-saving plan prompted by the coronavirus ...

Qantas cutting 20pc of workforce and raising capital in coronavirus battle

Boeing aims for key 737 MAX certification flight in late June

The 737 MAX has been grounded since March 2019 after two fatal crashes killed 346 people. Boeing told airlines it hopes to conduct the flight in late June, the sources said.

Lion Air's Boeing 737 Max 8 airplane is parked on the tarmac of Soekarno Hatta International airport near Jakarta, Indonesia, 15 March 2019.

Biman forced to cancel flights amid passenger shortage

Biman Bangladesh Airlines has cancelled all of its flights scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday due to lack of passengers on the third day of resumption of regular flight operations

People wearing masks wait for departure at an airport lounge

Domestic flight operations resume

Domestic flights operation resumed on Monday on Dhaka- Chattogram, Dhaka- Sylhet and Dhaka-Syedpur routes on a limited scale after more than two months of suspension amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Domestic flight operations resume
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