Mon, 21 Jan 2019 01:00
China shines light on the dark side of the moon
Chang’e 4’s mission across the dark side of the moon has begun in earnest. The Chinese spacecraft made history with the first soft landing on the moon’s lesser-known far side earlier this month.
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 19:45
Urgent : Cargo plane crashes in Iran, killing 15: army
Tehran - A military cargo plane overshot a runway, crashed and caught fire during a botched landing near the Iranian capital Tehran, killing 15 people, the army said Monday.
Thu, 10 Jan 2019 17:00
Parasailing French tourist in Phuket hospital
A French tourist is in hospital after having a bad landing on the tow boat and ending up in the water while parasailing at Koh Naka Yai off Phuket’s Paklok coast on Wednesday.
Tue, 08 Jan 2019 01:00
Saudi woman 'under the care' of UN agency: Thai official
The Saudi woman who made a desperate plea for asylum after landing at Bangkok airport has been placed "under the care" of the United Nations refugee agency, a Thai official said late Monday.
Mon, 07 Jan 2019 19:32
Thailand will not forcibly deport Saudi woman: immigration chief
The Saudi woman who made a desperate plea for asylum after landing at Bangkok airport will not be forcibly deported from Thailand, an official said Monday.
Sat, 08 Dec 2018 17:03
China launches rover for first far side of the moon landing
China launched a rover early Saturday destined to land on the far side of the moon, a global first that would boost Beijing's ambitions to become a space superpower, state media said.
Sat, 08 Dec 2018 01:00
Malaysia, stop with your old political tactics
Re: “Malaysia to voice protest over S’pore landing system in Seletar”, AseanPlus, December 5
Tue, 04 Dec 2018 14:16
Urgent : Malaysia to send protest note to Singapore over Seletar Airport landing system
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia will issue a protest note to Singapore over the operation of the instrument landing system (ILS) to be used by Seletar Airport near its border with Johor, says Transport Minister Anthony Loke.
Sat, 01 Dec 2018 01:00
Na-Oh, flying daily into the weird
Is the chef in the red mask also the pilot of this beached plane or the skipper of an ark in search of a landing?
Fri, 30 Nov 2018 06:30
Merkel to miss G20 opening after emergency landing in Cologne: spokeswoman
German Chancellor Angela Merkel will miss the opening of the G20 summit in Argentina after her plane was forced to make an emergency landing in Cologne on Thursday due to a technical problem, her spokeswoman said.
Tue, 27 Nov 2018 12:26
Cheers as Mars InSight spacecraft lands on Red Planet
Cheers and applause erupted at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory on Monday as a waist-high unmanned lander, called InSight, touched down on Mars, capping a nearly seven-year journey from design to launch to landing.
Sat, 24 Nov 2018 10:28
Before Mars landing, a nail-biting 'six and a half minutes of terror'
A spacecraft that cost nearly a billion dollars is on course to make a perilous landing Monday on Mars, if it can survive a high-speed approach and the scorching heat of entering the Red Planet's atmosphere, a process NASA has nicknamed "six and a half minutes of terror."
Fri, 23 Nov 2018 11:25
Loy Krathong lantern worries ease at Chiang Mai airport
Chiang Mai’s restrictions on the release of candlelit lanterns this year resulted in a sharp drop in the number of festive airborne floats coming in for a landing at the international airport.
Tue, 30 Oct 2018 13:10
Army helicopter makes emergency landing in Chumphon
An Army helicopter flying senior military officers from Surat Thani to Ranong province had to make an emergency landing in Chumphon on Tuesday morning because of a thunderstorm.
Mon, 29 Oct 2018 17:10
DTAC boosts 'Full Spectrum, Fast Forward' strategy after landing 900MHz licence
Total Access Communication (DTAC) executives and employees are united in celebrating their commitment to “Full Spectrum, Fast Forward” service for their customers after winning the latest 900MHz spectrum licence.