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Russian rockets destroy Dnipro airport -Ukraine officials

By Natalia Zinets (Reuters) -Russian forces fired rockets into Ukraine's Luhansk and Dnipro regions on Sunday, Ukrainian officials said, completely destroying an airport and wounding at least five people. Valentyn…

Ukrainian forces have retaken Mykolayiv regional airport, says governor

LVIV, Ukraine (Reuters) - Ukrainian forces have retaken the regional airport in the southern Ukrainian region of Mykolayiv from Russian forces, regional Governor Vitaliy Kim said on Monday. "The roads…

Shrapnel injures 12 at Saudi Abha airport as drone intercepted

DUBAI (Reuters) -Twelve people were injured at Saudi Arabia's Abha airport by shrapnel from an explosive-laden drone intercepted by air defences on Thursday, the Saudi-led coalition fighting Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthi…

Single bomber carried out Kabul airport attack, U.S. military says

By Phil Stewart and Rami Ayyub WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. military said on Friday that a single Islamic State bomber killed 13 U.S. troops and at least 170 Afghans…

The Chaotic Collapse of the Afghan Air Force

Hours before Kabul fell to the Taliban on Aug. 15, the Afghan Air Force was melting down. Instead of unleashing air attacks against advancing insurgents, some airmen were fighting each…

By PTI and Chanakya Forum

Yemen’s Houthis say allowed temporary resumption of U.N. flights to Sanaa airport

CAIRO (Reuters) -The aviation authority run by the Houthi administration in Yemen has allowed temporary resumption of flights by the United Nations and other organizations to Sanaa international airport on…

Saudi defences destroy two Houthi drones targeting Abha airport -news agency

CAIRO (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia's air defences on Sunday destroyed two drones launched by Yemen's Houthis toward the Abha international airport in the southwest of the kingdom, the Saudi Press…

Hungary PM Orban unexpectedly delays deal to buy Budapest Airport

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hungary's government will put off a planned acquisition of Budapest Airport until after next year's parliamentary elections due to high inflation and volatility in global financial markets,…

Prime Minister lays foundation stone of Noida International Greenfield Airport at Jewar, Uttar Pradesh

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today laid the foundation stone of Noida International Greenfield Airport at Jewar, Uttar Pradesh. Noida International Airport is planned in 1334 hectares area at Jewar…

Exclusive-UAE holds talks with Taliban to run Kabul airport – foreign diplomats

By Alexander Cornwell DUBAI (Reuters) - The United Arab Emirates has held talks with the Taliban to run Kabul airport, going up against Gulf rival Qatar in a diplomatic tussle…

EU considers sanctions on Minsk airport over migrant crisis

By Robin Emmott and Sabine Siebold BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union is considering imposing sanctions on Belarus' main airport in a bid to make it more difficult for airlines…

Explosion near Yemen’s Aden airport kills at least six – sources

ADEN (Reuters) -An explosion near the entrance to the international airport of Yemen's southern port city of Aden on Saturday resulted in at least six deaths and around 20 injured,…