Tuesday, 11 May 2021
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
01 Apr 2021, 20:26
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
18 Mar 2021, 10:59
Training aircraft crashes into potato field
A Cessna-152 training aircraft has crashed into potato field in Tanore of Rajshahi
16 Mar 2021, 18:56
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.
04 Mar 2021, 20:11
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
26 Dec 2020, 19:32
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
17 Nov 2020, 21:47
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 ...
25 Jun 2020, 08:57
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.
11 Jun 2020, 10:33
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
03 Jun 2020, 16:01
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.
01 Jun 2020, 14:11