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​A ​Story of a Pakistani Doctor who Saved life on Board a Flight Pek to Paris

​A ​Story of a Pakistani Doctor who Saved life on Board a Flight Pek to Paris

This is your captain Karim bendali speaking, we have a medical emergency. If there is a doctor on board, please contact the Cabin crew immediately. This was flight from PEK to CDG AF0125. I was sleeping and I awake up after hearing the Announcement and rushed to the cabin. A Chinese girl was shivering and […]

Afghan woman seeks to become youngest to make solo round-the-world flight

Afghan woman seeks to become youngest to make solo round-the-world flight

AFPShaesta Waiz, Afghanistan s first female certified civilian pilot and a recent graduate of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, arrives in Montreal, Canada, May 15, 2017 on the third leg of her round-the-world solo flight. PHOTO: AFP MONTREAL:  An Afghan pilot hoping to become the youngest woman in history to complete a solo round-the-world flight was preparing […]

Baby girl born mid-air on Turkish Airlines flight

Baby girl born mid-air on Turkish Airlines flight

By News Desk A French woman has given birth to a baby girl during an Istanbul-bound Turkish Airlines flight. Guinean Diaby Nafi gave birth to ‘Kadiju’ mid-flight with the help of the trained cabin crew on Friday as the aircraft was on its way from Conakry, Guinea to the Turkish city. The woman, said to […]

15 kilogrammes of heroin recovered from PIA flight

15 kilogrammes of heroin recovered from PIA flight

Agency At least 15 kilogrammes of heroin were recovered from a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight on Tuesday at the Jinnah International Airport in Karachi, the national flag carrier reported on Tuesday. “PIA’s security department, with the assistance of Anti-Narcotics Force, has recovered approximately 15 kg of heroin from an aircraft which was at the […]

Patients take flight as medical tourism booms

Patients take flight as medical tourism booms

Patients take flight as medical tourism booms By AFP Health tourism is already worth billions of dollars per year and set to grow at up to 25 percent annually. PHOTO: AFP BERLIN: Medical tourism has grown into a healthy travel sector as people shop beyond their borders for everything from dental work to plastic surgery, say […]

Pakistan conducts successful test flight of SSBM Ababeel

Pakistan conducts successful test flight of SSBM Ababeel

RAWALPINDI: Pakistan on Wednesday conducted successful test flight of surface-to-surface ballistic missile (SSBM) Ababeel having a range of 2200 kilometers, the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said. The missile is capable of delivering multiple warheads, with the help of Multiple Independent Re-entry Vehicle (MIRV) technology, the ISPR said in a statement. The test flight was […]

Futuristic Looking Spaceport America Near Completion in New Mexico

Futuristic Looking Spaceport America Near Completion in New Mexico

Spaceport America, dubbed as the first spaceport in the world, looks like a gigantic moth, its rounded wings outspread against the arid, reddish-brown dirt of southern New Mexico. The view from east reveals a curved, pitched glass facade, soaring steel hanger doors and a white-on-white interior. The lofty architecture encapsulates the equally lofty dream of […]