ISLAMABAD – Customs foiled an attempt to smuggle foreign currency to Dubai on Wednesday, detaining a passenger at the New Islamabad Airport. According to the reports, Customs personnel checked the luggage of passenger Zakir Muhammad who was destined to Dubai and found a large amount of UAE dirhams and Saudi Riyal. Officials took the suspect … Read More
ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Customs foiled on Sunday an attempt to smuggle a large quantity of gold outside Pakistan, seizing a kilogram gold bars from a passenger at the New Islamabad airport. Customs personnel searched the luggage of passenger Ahmed Fraz to find the gold bars. The suspect was taken into custody for further interrogation. … Read More
MOSCOW (Reuters) – Forty-one people on board a Russian Aeroflot passenger plane were killed on Sunday, including two children, after the aircraft caught fire as it made a bumpy emergency landing at a Moscow airport, Russian investigators said. Television footage showed the Sukhoi Superjet 100 crash bouncing along the tarmac at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport before … Read More
DUBAI (Reuters) – Dubai International Airport’s monthly passenger numbers dropped in November, leaving the world’s busiest airport for international travellers needing a record month to meet its full-year target. The number of passengers using the airport fell 0.8 percent to 6.9 million in November, said operator Dubai Airports on Sunday. For the first 11 months … Read More
CALIFORNIA (Reuters) – Elon Musk’s space transportation company SpaceX said it has signed the world’s first private passenger to fly around the moon aboard its BFR launch vehicle. “Find out who’s flying and why on Monday, September 17,” SpaceX said in a tweet .
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Dozens of people were injured when a packed Aeromexico-operated Embraer jet crashed right after takeoff in Mexico’s state of Durango on Tuesday, but authorities said most were not seriously hurt and there were no fatalities. The mid-sized jet was almost full, with 103 people including two infants and four crew members … Read More