Africa

Four die in Ivory Coast French army charter jet crash

Four Moldovan nationals killed when cargo plane chartered by French army crashed into sea near Ivory Coast's Abidjan.

Four die in Ivory Coast French army charter jet crash

Africa

No survivors in military plane crash in DR Congo

Technical problem suspected in crash shortly after takeoff from Kinshasa airport of cargo aircraft bound for Bukavu.

No survivors in DR Congo cargo plane crash in Kinshasa

Inside Story

What rights do airline passengers have?

Europe's biggest budget airline cancels 2,000 flights, affecting hundreds of thousands of passengers.

Middle East

Report: Saudi, UAE weapons end up with armed groups

Investigative journalist says Azerbaijan-owned carrier used to move large quantities of heavy weapons to conflict zones.

Report: Saudi, UAE weapons end up with armed groups

Middle East

Saudi TV's Qatar Airways report 'terrorises' travellers

Doha says the Saudi TV channel's video report showing a Qatar Airways plane being shot down 'terrorises' travellers.

Qatar files complaint with ICAO over Al Arabiya report

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'