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Air India pilot fails alcohol test after landing

Air India pilot fails alcohol test after landing

An Air India pilot failed an alcohol breath analyser test after landing an international flight and has been suspended while an inquiry is conducted into his case, an airline official said on Thursday.

Malaysia says MH370 pilot flew Indian Ocean route on simulator

Malaysia says MH370 pilot flew Indian Ocean route on simulator

Malaysian officials have said that one of MH370's pilots plotted a path over the Indian Ocean on a home flight simulator, but warned this did not prove he deliberately crashed the plane.

Simulator in MH370 captain's home 'plotted Indian Ocean course'

Simulator in MH370 captain's home 'plotted Indian Ocean course'

A home flight simulator owned by the pilot of missing MH370 was used to plot a course to the southern Indian Ocean where the aircraft is believed to have gone missing, the Australian agency in charge of the search said.

Syria rebels down regime plane, capture pilot

Syria rebels down regime plane, capture pilot

Rebels shot down a government warplane over the town of Al-Eis in northern Syria on Tuesday and captured one crew member alive, a rebel source told AFP.

Investigators probe south Russia flydubai crash that killed 62

Investigators probe south Russia flydubai crash that killed 62

Investigators in southern Russia on Sunday were probing the causes of a flydubai passenger jet crash that killed all 62 people on board, as emergency workers at the site wrapped up the salvage operation.

Doctor urged psychiatric hospital for Germanwings pilot before crash

Doctor urged psychiatric hospital for Germanwings pilot before crash

A private doctor recommended that the German pilot who crashed a Germanwings jet into the Alps last year should be treated in a psychiatric hospital two weeks before the disaster ...