Airbus A320

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Amid COVID-19, plane cafes launched in Thailand

14 Sep 2020

Amid COVID-19, plane cafes launched in Thailand

The novel coronavirus pandemic, which has killed nearly a million worldwide, has brought several aspects of the 'routine life' to a halt, including commercial air travel.

Failing to become pilot, Bihar man turns Tata-Nano into helicopter

08 Aug 2019

Failing to become pilot, Bihar man turns Tata-Nano into helicopter

People react to failure in varied ways- while some give up, others fight back.

'IndiGo first Indian-carrier to have 200 aircraft in its fleet'

07 Dec 2018

'IndiGo first Indian-carrier to have 200 aircraft in its fleet'

Budget carrier IndiGo has said that it has become the first domestic airline to have 200 aircraft in its fleet.

AirAsia India inducts 19th aircraft; needs one more for international-operations

29 Aug 2018

AirAsia India inducts 19th aircraft; needs one more for international-operations

AirAsia India today announced the induction of 19th aircraft in its fleet and said it will add two new routes to its flight network from October.

AirAsia India expands its fleet size to 18 planes

08 Apr 2018

AirAsia India expands its fleet size to 18 planes

AirAsia India has expanded its fleet size to 18 planes with the induction of a new Airbus A320, which will help it add new routes and enhance the frequency between Kolkata and Bagdogra.

AirAsia reintroduces Chennai-Bengaluru flights

24 Feb 2018

AirAsia reintroduces Chennai-Bengaluru flights

Budget carrier AirAsia has resumed its service in the Chennai-Bengaluru sector, more than two years after it suspended operations on that route.

Ukrainian pilot lands damaged plane amid hailstorm, saves over 120

03 Aug 2017

Ukrainian pilot lands damaged plane amid hailstorm, saves over 120

A Ukrainian pilot saved the lives of over 120 people when he safely landed an Airbus A320 whose nose got severely damaged in a hailstorm right after take-off.

Malta hijackers surrender peacefully

24 Dec 2016

Malta hijackers surrender peacefully

The hijacking of the Afriqiyah Airways flight which landed in Malta ended with both hijackers surrendering peacefully; the hijackers released all their hostages unharmed and surrendered after declaring loyalty to Libya's late leader Muammar Gaddafi.

Libyan plane gets hijacked with 118 people aboard

23 Dec 2016

Libyan plane gets hijacked with 118 people aboard

An internal flight in Libya was hijacked and diverted to Malta.