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Mumbai Bound Flight Nearly Lands At Wrong Airport

Mumbai Bound Flight Nearly Lands At Wrong Airport

News
The Airbus A350 had 245 passengers and 14 crew on board The pilot of a city-bound Singapore Airlines flight with 245 passengers and 14 crew members onboard was forced to discontinue the approach to landing and do a "go-around". The flight finally landed at the assigned runway nine minutes behind the scheduled time. The airline, in a statement attributed the incident to "poor" visibility while an Air Traffic Control (ATC) source said that the go-around took place as the pilot mistook the Juhu airport runway for the assigned runway 09 of the Chhtarapati Shivaji International airport (CSIA). The ATC's charge has been denied by the airline. "Singapore Airlines flight SQ422, operating from Singapore to Mumbai on December 4, was scheduled to land on runway 09 at CSIA at 1035 hrs. Due to...
Visa on arrival at Abu Dhabi airport within 30 minutes

Visa on arrival at Abu Dhabi airport within 30 minutes

UAE
A new visa counter has been launched at the airport to facilitate the visa application process Passengers arriving at Abu Dhabi International Airport can get tourist visas within 15 to 30 minutes, authorities have announced. A new visa counter has been launched at the airport to facilitate the visa application process for both transit and arriving passengers to the UAE capital. The new service, located at the Terminal 3 transit area at Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH), includes activation of the new four-day, or 96-hour, transit visa for all nationalities travelling through Abu Dhabi International Airport. The announcement was jointly made by the Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi, along with Abu Dhabi Airports, Etihad Airways and General Directorate of Residenc...
Video: Airport worker walks dangerously close to Saudi plane engine

Video: Airport worker walks dangerously close to Saudi plane engine

Saudi Arabia
He was walking past the parked plane as its engine was still running An airport worker recently escaped unhurt after walking dangerously close to the engine of a Saudi airline. A video of a ground staffer has gone viral, showing the man walking past a Saudi Arabian parked plane, while its engine was running. Moments later the man can be seen hurtling down the concrete due to the strong draft of the engine. Fortunately for the worker, he was not seriously hurt. . فيديوعامل يطير في الهواء بسبب محرك طائرة سعودية تجول عامل بمطار خلف طائرة تستعد للإقلاع مما أدى إلى طيرانه في الهواء. وفقا لما نشرته صحيفة “ديلى ميل” البريطانية، تسبب الهواء المنبعث من محرك الطائرة في طيران العامل في الهواء وتعثره أرضا. وقع الحادث من قبل طائرة بالخطوط الجوية السعودية، ونجا العامل دون إصابات خطيرة وا
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