Wed, 08 May 2019 01:00
THAI to seek Cabinet approval for acquiring 38 new planes
THAI AIRWAYS International Plc (THAI) expects to this month propose to the Cabinet its project to procure 38 new aircraft at a total cost of about Bt156 billion.
Sun, 24 Mar 2019 12:23
Paper-plane champ Mong votes for first time
Mong Thongdee, who gained national fame for his skill at folding and flying paper aeroplanes, was on Sunday able to vote for the first time since being granted citizenship last year.
Sat, 23 Mar 2019 16:42
India's Jet grounds seven more planes amid shutdown fears
India's debt-laden Jet Airways has grounded seven more planes after failing to pay for its aircraft leases, heaping pressure on its founder as a ballooning crisis threatens its survival.
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 17:09
South Korea grounds Boeing 737 MAX 8 planes
South Korea on Tuesday became the latest country to suspend operations of Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft, the model involved in the Ethiopian Airlines crash.
Wed, 27 Feb 2019 17:45
Urgent : Pakistan, India say shot down each other's warplanes
Islamabad - Pakistan and India said Wednesday they had shot down each other's warplanes, in a dramatic escalation of the dangerous confrontation between the nuclear-armed rivals.
Wed, 27 Feb 2019 01:00
Travel ban another violation of human rights by China’s govt
Al Jazeera reports that the Chinese government will now forbid people with bad credit records from boarding planes and even trains.
Sun, 24 Feb 2019 01:00
Planes and armoured trains: the Kims' foreign trips
The first sign that Kim Jong Un was potentially on his way to meet US President Donald Trump for a second summit was the reported appearance of an armoured train in China.
Sat, 02 Feb 2019 01:00
Push for a better, cleaner diesel for cars in Bangkok
Re: “Fleet of small planes to spray water … in bid to fight pollution”, Front Page, January 31.
Fri, 01 Feb 2019 01:00
Fleet of small planes to spray water over Rama II Road in bid to fight pollution
A FLEET of 47 planes is set to take off tomorrow to spray water over Bangkok’s most polluted areas in a bid to bring down the level of hazardous particles in the air.
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 01:00
Planes, trucks spray water to soak up Bangkok’s smog
WITH AIR pollution in Greater Bangkok threatening the health of its residents since last Thursday, relevant authorities are at work to offer temporary relief.
Fri, 30 Nov 2018 01:00
Big thrust, little safety: Why Indonesia planes keep crashing
With 40 fatal accidents over the past 15 years, the country is under spotlight again
Sat, 17 Nov 2018 15:22
New space industry emerges: on-orbit servicing
Imagine an airport where thousands of planes, empty of fuel, are left abandoned on the tarmac. That is what has been happening for decades with satellites that circle the Earth.
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 14:16
Urgent : Two Myanmar jet pilots, young girl killed
Yangon, Myanmar - Two Myanmar fighter pilots were killed in separate crashes due to heavy fog Tuesday, officials said, with the debris from one of the planes killing a young girl in her home.
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
Bombardier eyes Asean infrastructure
BOMBARDIER, the Canada-based manufacturer of planes and trains, expects strong growth in its business in Asean countries due to expanding investment in infrastructure projects in the region.
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 01:00
Bombardier eyes Bt100 bn from Thai rail
BOMBARDIER, the Canada-based leading manufacturer of planes and trains, expects business value in Thailand to reach Bt100 billion by 2022 thanks to the Kingdom’s increased investment in infrastructure projects, including rail systems.