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Saudi-bound PIA flight makes ‘technical landing’ in Lahore

Saudi-bound PIA flight makes ‘technical landing’ in Lahore

Monitoring Desk KARACHI:  The pilot of a Saudi-bound Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight, which took off from Sialkot earlier in the morning, made a technical landing at Lahore airport, the airlines spokesperson said. “First of all, it was not an emergency landing because an emergency landing is different from a technical landing,” Mashood Tajwar told The […]

Dutch PM stops plane carrying Turkish foreign minister from landing

Dutch PM stops plane carrying Turkish foreign minister from landing

Dutch PM stops plane carrying Turkish foreign minister from landing By Reuters PHOTO: AFP ANKARA/ROTTERDAM: Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte barred on Saturday a plane carrying Turkey’s foreign minister from landing, saying his visit will be a threat to public order. The move comes after Turkish foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said he will travel to Rotterdam, […]

German jet makes emergency landing in Kuwait over hoax bomb threat

German jet makes emergency landing in Kuwait over hoax bomb threat

KUWAIT CITY: A German plane carrying 299 passengers made an emergency landing in Kuwait on Sunday over a hoax bomb threat, authorities in the Gulf emirate said. The aircraft operated by Eurowings, a low-cost carrier owned by Lufthansa, had been travelling from Salalah in Oman to Cologne in Germany when the captain requested an emergency […]