Middle East

UAE and Bahrain grant Qatar Airways new routes

Qatar calls it a 'great success' as planes registered in the country gain some access after over two months of blockade.

UAE and Bahrain grant Qatar Airways new routes

United States

US military plane crash kills 16 in Mississippi

Officials say the aircraft 'experienced a mishap' before crashing in a rural area of the southern US state.

US military plane crash kills 16 in Mississippi

Middle East

Qatar Airways removed from US laptop ban list

National carrier joins other Gulf airlines in allowing passengers to carry electronic devices on board to the US.

Qatar Airways removed from US laptop ban list

Aviation

US toughens airport security for foreign flights

Homeland Security says airlines must step up security for US-bound flights or face possibility of total electronics ban.

Asia

Turbulence injures China Eastern flight passengers

At least 20 hurt, four seriously, on board China Eastern Airlines flight from Paris as it landed at Kunming airport.

China Eastern Airlines hits turbulence, 20 injured

Inside Story

Can the world's aviation watchdog end Qatar ban?

The International Civil Aviation Organization is holding talks in Montreal to address the Gulf crisis.

GCC

Saudi Arabia refuses to open airspace for Qatar

Aviation authorities in the kingdom, Bahrain and the UAE say the flight ban is to protect its citizens from any threats.

Saudi Arabia refuses to open airspace for Qatar

Politics

Qatar Airways chief 'disappointed' with Trump

Qatar Airways calls on International Civil Aviation Organization to declare Arab acts against the carrier illegal.

Asia

Myanmar recovers dozens of bodies after plane crash

Navy ships and fishing vessels retrieve 62 bodies of the 122 people who died in military plane crash into Andaman Sea.

Myanmar recovers dozens of bodies after plane crash

Europe

German police: Men hauled off plane presented no danger

Three British businessmen, detained after passengers complained they talked about 'terrorism', released without charge.

Men released after easyJet flight 'presented no danger'

Aviation

EasyJet plane diverts over 'suspicious conversation'

UK-bound flight from Slovenia makes emergency stop in Germany as passengers claim men on plane talked about 'terrorism'.

EasyJet plane diverts over 'suspicious conversation'

Asia Pacific

Myanmar military finds parts of crashed plane, bodies

Chinese-made Y-8-200F transport plane vanished on Wednesday over the Andaman Sea with 122 soldiers and family members.

 Myanmar military finds parts of crashed plane, bodies

Middle East

Gulf blockade disrupts Qatar air traffic

Dozens of Qatar Airways flights grounded as four nations close airspace, triggering fears for future of Gulf aviation.

Gulf blockade disrupts Qatar Airways flights

Middle East

How Gulf diplomatic rift affects air travel

Major airlines have suspended travel to and from Qatar amid diplomatic row - here are the details.

Qatar diplomatic crisis: How it affects air travel

Asia Pacific

Chinese jet 'flies upside down' over US spy plane

Fighter jets carry out what US describes as 'unprofessional' intercept of radiation detection plane over East China Sea.

Chinese jet 'flies upside down' over US spy plane