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Hindustantimes.com
Saudi Arabia to restart work on $26.6b Grand Mosque expansioninvolved, the $3.5 billion construction of the Abraj Kudai hotel complex in Mec
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 17 hours ago
involved, the $3.5 billion construction of the Abraj Kudai hotel complex in Mecca, will restart in coming months, sources told Reuters earlier this week. The company also restarted work earlier this year on the new King Abdulaziz Airport in Je... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
BAS, Swissport Partner During Hajj SeasonFor the second consecutive year, Bahrain Airport Services Company (BAS) commiss
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 18 hours ago
For the second consecutive year, Bahrain Airport Services Company (BAS) commissioned approximately 40 highly skilled and experienced Bahraini employees to work at Jeddah International Airport For the national carrier, Gulf Air, during the Hajj... Read more
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Gulf News
Saudi Bin Laden group gets new lease on lifeinvolved, the $3.5 billion construction of the Abraj Kudai hotel complex in Mak
Gulf News / Posted 19 hours ago
involved, the $3.5 billion construction of the Abraj Kudai hotel complex in Makkah, will restart in coming months, sources told Reuters earlier this week.The company also restarted work earlier this year on the new King Abdul Aziz Airport in Je... Read more
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Aljazeera
Saudi King Salman invites Qatar pilgrims to HajjHajj pilgrimage at his expense. King Salman also ordered that private jets bel
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
Hajj pilgrimage at his expense. King Salman also ordered that private jets belonging to Saudi airlines be sent to Doha airport "to bring all Qatari pilgrims on his expenses". The Salwa border crossing had been shut after Saudi Arabia, Egypt,... Read more
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International Business Times
Saudi King Salman opens doors for Qatari Hajj pilgrims despite ongoing rift bin Jassem Al Thani of Qatar and Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salma
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
bin Jassem Al Thani of Qatar and Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Wednesday evening (16 August) in Jeddah, the Saudi Press Agency reported. Qatar's Sheikh Abdullah reportedly affirmed the deep-rooted brotherly relations... Read more
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The Borneo Post
TH dispenses best medical services to Haj pilgrimsbones.” He said besides treatment centres and clinics, TH also had a medical te
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
bones.” He said besides treatment centres and clinics, TH also had a medical team stationed at King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah and another at Prince Mohammad Abdulaziz International Airport in Madinah. “We also provide medical... Read more
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KECI Missoula
30 things travelers should do before turning 30other lives, too. 10. Cross a border on skis, bicycles, zip line, etc. Any tra
KECI Missoula / Posted 3 days ago
other lives, too. 10. Cross a border on skis, bicycles, zip line, etc. Any traveler can enter another country through an airport, train station or bus terminal. Much less perfunctory: crossing a border practically any other way: -- On skis with... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
30 things travelers should do before turning 30other lives, too. 10. Cross a border on skis, bicycles, zip line, etc. Any tra
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 3 days ago
other lives, too. 10. Cross a border on skis, bicycles, zip line, etc. Any traveler can enter another country through an airport, train station or bus terminal. Much less perfunctory: crossing a border practically any other way: -- On skis with... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
30 things travelers should do before turning 30other lives, too. 10. Cross a border on skis, bicycles, zip line, etc. Any tra
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 3 days ago
other lives, too. 10. Cross a border on skis, bicycles, zip line, etc. Any traveler can enter another country through an airport, train station or bus terminal. Much less perfunctory: crossing a border practically any other way: -- On skis with... Read more
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News 8000
30 things travelers should do before turning 30other lives, too. 10. Cross a border on skis, bicycles, zip line, etc. Any tra
News 8000 / Posted 3 days ago
other lives, too. 10. Cross a border on skis, bicycles, zip line, etc. Any traveler can enter another country through an airport, train station or bus terminal. Much less perfunctory: crossing a border practically any other way: -- On skis with... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Thai Muslims preparing to celebrate hajthe ceremony site were also prepared. Events to bestow blessings of a safe jou
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
the ceremony site were also prepared. Events to bestow blessings of a safe journey for pilgrims were held at Suvarnabhumi airport, Hat Yai district in Songkhla and Narathiwat. Lt Gen Sansern said direct flights and hotels near the ceremony site... Read more
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Gulf News
Saudi Arabia builds cities in the sand to move beyond oilproject last month. Located to the west of Mecca, the city will have residentia
Gulf News / Posted 6 days ago
project last month. Located to the west of Mecca, the city will have residential units, entertainment facilities, an airport and seaport. The project will cover 2,450 square kilometres — almost the size of Moscow — and is expected to be... Read more
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asianage
2 Al-Qaeda terror suspects held in DelhiAhmed, police said. Ali is married to the sister of Sabeel Ahmed, who was arre
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
Ahmed, police said. Ali is married to the sister of Sabeel Ahmed, who was arrested in connection with the 2007 Glasgow airport attack and later released. On Wednesday, the police were informed about 30 Indians, including Ali, being deported... Read more
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asianage
Two Al Qaeda suspects arrested in Delhipolice arrested 29-year-old Syed Mohammed Zishan Ali, suspected to be linked to
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
police arrested 29-year-old Syed Mohammed Zishan Ali, suspected to be linked to the terror outfit. He was arrested from IGI Airport on Tuesday after being deported from Saudi Arabia. The police said that the police were on the lookout for him ever... Read more
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dna
2 al-Qaeda terror suspects heldAhmed, police said. Ali is married to the sister of Sabeel Ahmed, who was arre
dna / Posted 7 days ago
Ahmed, police said. Ali is married to the sister of Sabeel Ahmed, who was arrested in connection with the 2007 Glasgow airport attack and later released. Yesterday, the police were informed about 30 Indians, including Ali, being deported from... Read more
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Gulf News
450,000 arrive in Saudi Arabia for Hajoccupancy in the city was 59 per cent with a potential to receive more than 140
Gulf News / Posted 8 days ago
occupancy in the city was 59 per cent with a potential to receive more than 140,000 other would-be pilgrims, they said.The airport in Medina is one of the two airports where Muslims planning to perform Haj land. The other one is in the Red Sea city... Read more
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Daily Mail
Radical new 'maglev' elevators could lead to super tall skyscrapersus to build them to reach astonishing heights. Today there is a 1,000-meter (1
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
us to build them to reach astonishing heights. Today there is a 1,000-meter (167-story) building under construction in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Even taller buildings are possible with today's structural technology. ThyssenKrupp believes its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Medview Airline Begins Airlift of Lagos Pilgrimshas flagged off the airlift of Lagos pilgrims with the first batch of 460 leavi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
has flagged off the airlift of Lagos pilgrims with the first batch of 460 leaving the Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA) at the weekend. The Airline Boeing 747-400 aircraft which conveyed the pilgrims took off at exactly 12:52 pm... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Invisible Hand Behind TPLF's Victoryas well gave me permission as they knew the secret behind. As there was scarcit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
as well gave me permission as they knew the secret behind. As there was scarcity of sugar in every part of Asmara all the Airport staffers ordered me to buy sugar from Tigray. This being the case, I collected close to 1000 Birr. As a teacher, my... Read more
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Gulf News
Abu Dhabi Airport passenger numbers up 0.7% in first half of 2017Airport saw slight dip in passenger traffic in June this year Dubai: Abu Dhabi
Gulf News / Posted 10 days ago
Airport saw slight dip in passenger traffic in June this year Dubai: Abu Dhabi International Airport recorded a marginal increase in passengers in the first six months of 2017.The airport said on Monday it handled 11,928,609 passengers between... Read more
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The Economic Times
Saudi Arabia builds cities in the sand to take economy past oilproject last month. Located to the west of Mecca, the city will have residentia
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
project last month. Located to the west of Mecca, the city will have residential units, entertainment facilities, an airport and sea port. The project will cover 2,450 square kilometers -- almost the size of Moscow -- and is expected to be... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Saudi Arabia Builds Cities in the Sand to Take Economy Past Oilexporter has announced two major developments -- one covering an area bigger th
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
exporter has announced two major developments -- one covering an area bigger than Belgium and another that will include an airport and shipping port. That’s on top of plans to build a series of so-called economic cities -- special zones in... Read more
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New Kerala
Flight operations resume at Islamabad airport after 38-hour internet disruption - newkerala news #260697Lahore [Pakistan], August 6 : Flight operations at Islamabad's Benazir Bhutto I
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
Lahore [Pakistan], August 6 : Flight operations at Islamabad's Benazir Bhutto International Airport were restored on Sunday after a 38-hour-long disruption caused by a fault in international submarine internet cable systems, which has since been... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Internet services disrupted for hours in Pakistan, flights cancelledthe undersea internet cable, a Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 11 days ago
the undersea internet cable, a Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) spokesman said. The disruption prevented airport officials confirming flight schedules and ticket bookings, as a result of which at least eight domestic and... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Internet services disrupted for 38 hours in Pakistan, flights cancelledthe undersea internet cable, a Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 11 days ago
the undersea internet cable, a Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) spokesman said. The disruption prevented airport officials confirming flight schedules and ticket bookings, as a result of which at least eight domestic and... Read more
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The Economic Times
Internet services disrupted for hours in Pakistan, flights cancelledthe undersea internet cable, a Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
the undersea internet cable, a Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) spokesman said. The disruption prevented airport officials confirming flight schedules and ticket bookings, as a result of which at least eight domestic and... Read more
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The Hindu
Internet services disrupted for hours in Pak, flights cancelledthe undersea internet cable, a Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
the undersea internet cable, a Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) spokesman said. The disruption prevented airport officials confirming flight schedules and ticket bookings, as a result of which at least eight domestic and... Read more
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The Economic Times
Islamabad airport cancels flights due to internet cable faultAt least eight domestic and international flights were today cancelled at Pakis
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
At least eight domestic and international flights were today cancelled at Pakistan's Benazir Bhutto International Airport due to internet disruption caused by a submarine cable fault. The disruption was caused due to a fault in the main... Read more
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New Kerala
AI passengers stranded at Mumbai airport for 4 hours - newkerala news #260530Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Aug. 5 : Passengers of Air India were left stranded at M
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Aug. 5 : Passengers of Air India were left stranded at Mumbai airport following a technical glitch in flight number AI 809 that was bound for Delhi on Saturday afternoon. The passengers on board claimed that they were stranded... Read more
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New Kerala
Air India crew visiting Jeddah to carry identification in Arabic henceforth - newkerala news #259130Air India has asked its crew to carry details of crew names written in Arabic o
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
Air India has asked its crew to carry details of crew names written in Arabic on the letterhead of the Hotel Trident in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, along with their crew permit and Air India identity. This order has been given following detention of... Read more
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New Kerala
Air India captain writes to MEA, alleges 'human right violations' in Saudi - newkerala news #258983New Delhi , July 31 : After the crew members of the Air India flight from Mumba
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
New Delhi , July 31 : After the crew members of the Air India flight from Mumbai to Jeddah flight were detained in Saudi Arabia for three hours due to a permit issue on June 26, a senior Air India Captain has requested the Ministry of External... Read more
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dna
Air India captain writes to MEA, alleges 'human right violations' in SaudiAfter the crew members of the Air India flight from Mumbai to Jeddah flight wer
dna / Posted 17 days ago
After the crew members of the Air India flight from Mumbai to Jeddah flight were detained in Saudi Arabia for three hours due to a permit issue on June 26, a senior Air India Captain has requested the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) to take... Read more
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Daily Mail
Saudi Arabia slams Qatar's criticisms of Hajj pilgrimage restrictionsby the country Qatari pilgrims arriving by plane must use airlines in agreemen
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
by the country Qatari pilgrims arriving by plane must use airlines in agreement with Riyadh They have to get visas in Jeddah or Medina, their points of entry to the country Saudi Arabia and its Middle East allies have been boycotting Qatar... Read more
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Aljazeera
Qatar rebuts Saudi 'Hajj politicisation' claimthis year. Qataris are allowed to go to Hajj by Saudi authorities, but they ca
Aljazeera / Posted 17 days ago
this year. Qataris are allowed to go to Hajj by Saudi authorities, but they can access the country via only two designated airports: King Abdulaziz Airport in Jeddah and Prince Mohammed bin Abdulaziz Airport in Medina. The citizens of Qatar who... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NCAA Won't Certify Any Airport That Is Below Standard - Capt MuhtarAWUNOR, the NCAA boss explains the processes, stages and readiness of certifica
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
AWUNOR, the NCAA boss explains the processes, stages and readiness of certification of Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos and the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja vis-à-vis the role of CAA and ICAO. Can you tell us the... Read more
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Rappler
Qatar accuses Saudis of hampering Qatari hajj pilgrimsIn this file photo, Muslim pilgrims walk outside the King Abdul Aziz airport up
Rappler / Posted 18 days ago
In this file photo, Muslim pilgrims walk outside the King Abdul Aziz airport upon their arrival to the Red Sea port city of Jeddah on September 4, 2016. Amer Hilabi/AFP DOHA, Qatar – The Qatari authorities have accused Saudi Arabia of jeopardizing... Read more
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metro
The badass women fighting for basic rights in Saudi Arabiaof men – in the Kingdom aren’t happy about the state of affairs. Sahar Nassif,
metro / Posted 18 days ago
of men – in the Kingdom aren’t happy about the state of affairs. Sahar Nassif, a prominent women’s rights activist from Jeddah, told Metro.co.uk that her son is her guardian, and – being from an open-minded family – it’s treated as a... Read more
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Daily Mail
TSA expands new procedure for inspecting large electronicsand all 'electronics larger than a cellphone' are now subjected to extra securi
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
and all 'electronics larger than a cellphone' are now subjected to extra security measures for all passengers at US airports TSA officers will order travelers to take all devices larger than a cellphone out of their bag and put them in a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
And They Killed the Nigeria Airwaysfor security and defence during the periods of national emergency. At the time
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
for security and defence during the periods of national emergency. At the time the airline was firmed, there were 28 airports being maintained by the Ministry of Transport and Aviation. Two of the airports, Lagos and Kano, were designated as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
And They Killed the Nigerian Airways Along With Othersfor security and defence during the periods of national emergency. At the time
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
for security and defence during the periods of national emergency. At the time the airline was firmed, there were 28 airports being maintained by the Ministry of Transport and Aviation. Two of the airports, Lagos and Kano, were designated as... Read more
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New Kerala
First batch of Haj pilgrims from Kashmir leave for Jeddah - newkerala news #256936pilgrimage of Haj begins today and eight hundred and forty passengers left from
New Kerala / Posted 24 days ago
pilgrimage of Haj begins today and eight hundred and forty passengers left from Haj House in Srinagar to board a flight to Jeddah from the Srinagar Airport. Speaking to ANI, Qamar Sajad, Chief Executive Officer HAJ Committee Srinagar, said, "As... Read more
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dna
First batch of Haj pilgrims from Kashmir leave for Jeddahpilgrimage of Haj begins today and eight hundred and forty passengers left from
dna / Posted 24 days ago
pilgrimage of Haj begins today and eight hundred and forty passengers left from Haj House in Srinagar to board a flight to Jeddah from the Srinagar Airport. Speaking to ANI, Qamar Sajad, Chief Executive Officer HAJ Committee Srinagar, said, ?As... Read more
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New Kerala
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi flags off first batch of Haj pilgrims from Delhi - newkerala news #256649Charge) and Parliamentary Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi today flagged off the fir
New Kerala / Posted 24 days ago
Charge) and Parliamentary Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi today flagged off the first batch of 300 Haj pilgrims from New Delhi Airport with prayers of country's safety and prosperity. Naqvi congratulated the Haj pilgrims and extended best wishes to... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Biman aircraft leaves for Jeddah, kicking off HajjBiman Bangladesh flight BG 1011 left Dhaka’s Shahjalal International Airport at
Bdnews24.com / Posted 25 days ago
Biman Bangladesh flight BG 1011 left Dhaka’s Shahjalal International Airport at approximately 7:55am. Civil Aviation Minister Rashed Khan Menon and Religion Minister Matiur Rahman saw the first batch of pilgrims off at the airport. Three other... Read more
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New Kerala
Saudi Arabia allows direct flights to Qatari pilgrims for Hajj - newkerala news #256562terrorism. Qatar has denied the accusations. GACA said Qatari pilgrims will on
New Kerala / Posted 25 days ago
terrorism. Qatar has denied the accusations. GACA said Qatari pilgrims will only be allowed access via King Abdulaziz Airport in Jeddah and Prince Mohammed bin Abdulaziz Airport in Medina. Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and... Read more
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dna
Erdogan arrives in Jeddah on first leg of Gulf tour to resolve Qatar crisisTurkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday arrived in the Saudi city of J
dna / Posted 25 days ago
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday arrived in the Saudi city of Jeddah on the first leg of his Gulf tour that will also include Kuwait and Qatar, aimed at defusing the stand-off between Qatar and its Arab neighbours. Erdogan was... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Erdogan visits Gulf in hope of easing Qatar crisisJEDDAH, Saudi Arabia: President Recep Tayyip Erdogan began on Sunday (Jul 23) a
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 25 days ago
JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia: President Recep Tayyip Erdogan began on Sunday (Jul 23) a key visit to the Gulf region aimed at defusing the standoff around Turkey's ally Qatar, saying no one had an interest in prolonging the crisis. Erdogan arrived in Jeddah... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Qatar Airways joins Gulf carriers in getting off U.S. laptop ban listwith "immediate effect, all personal electronic devices can be carried on board
Chicago Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
with "immediate effect, all personal electronic devices can be carried on board all departures from Hamad International Airport to destinations in the United States." Hamad in Doha is the hub of Qatar Airways. "Qatar Airways and Hamad... Read more
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dna
IUML MPs seek more flights to Saudi from Calicut airportCivil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju, seeking his intervention to impro
dna / Posted 28 days ago
Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju, seeking his intervention to improve flight services at Calicut International Airport in Kerala. At the meet held in New Delhi, which saw other MPs including E T Mohammed Basheer and P V Abdul Wahab... Read more
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SKY News
Jet with flap issue forced to circle Manchesterfrom Saudi Arabia had to fly to burn off fuel after developing a problem with t
SKY News / Posted 28 days ago
from Saudi Arabia had to fly to burn off fuel after developing a problem with the wing flaps. Saudia flight SV 123 from Jeddah to Manchester was due to land at 8:30am on Thursday, after taking off from Jeddah at 4.11am. Instead the Boeing... Read more
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