Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) investigators were already working at the site of the ill-fated launch. Pam Underwood of the FAA said the expedition had been conducted under an FAA launch license and the FAA would provide oversight to SpaceX as it tried to work out what had happened. Underwood said the incident was being classified as a “mishap”. … [Read more...] about Nasa SpaceX mission to International Space Station ends in explosion
International hockey will be played only after a vaccine is developed to cure the deadly coronavirus, the International Hockey Federation (FIH) has announced as hockey’s world governing body revealed a five-stage process, devised for resumption of the game at different levels. … [Read more...] about No resumption of international hockey anytime soon
International Kiss a Ginger Day is here! The day was created so you could give the redhead in your life a little love and appreciation, and has become such a big holiday that even the House of Commons gave it a mention! But the big question is: If you could kiss any male ginger celebrity today, who would you pick? … [Read more...] about Which ginger celeb should YOU kiss on International Kiss a Ginger Day?
Bangalore International Airport (BIAL) has put in place heightened sanitisation measures ahead of flight operations resuming from Monday to ensure passengers' journey from the airport is safe. "With passenger and driver safety being one of the major priorities, BIAL will ensure that the taxis are sanitised and the drivers are screened before every trip to eliminate all chances of infection," the BIAL said in a press release. Drivers have been instructed to maintain a safe distance. They will be encouraged to use hand sanitiser and face masks to make the car a safe space. Able-bodied passengers are advised to load their luggage into the car without driver assistance. For elderly citizens and passengers with reduced mobility, drivers will assist while following hygiene measures, the press release said. Masks are mandatory for both drivers as well as passengers. Passengers without masks will not be allowed to board the taxi. In addition, staff who manage taxi services at Airport, … [Read more...] about Bangalore International Airport steps up sanitisation, makes parking facility contact-less
BANGALORE: An anonymous e-mail threatening to blow up the Kempegowda International Airport Limited (KIAL) here prompted authorities to step up security. "We have received a bomb threat here yesterday," KIAL said in a statement here. An FIR has been lodged with Bangalore Police, it said adding all airlines and partners have been put on alert. The airport has been on high alert since January 26 and would continue to be so till the month end, KIAL said, adding that security has been strengthened in the facility by intensifying checking and patrolling. "Heightened security alert, which was done for Republic Day, will continue till January 31 as directed by the Bureau of Civil Aviation Security," KIAL said. Airport operations, however, remained normal, it said. … [Read more...] about E-mail threat to blow up Bangalore International Airport; security beefed up