Deadly train accident in India: PM Sheikh Hasina extends condolences
Dhaka: Minor's body recovered from Dhanmondi Lake
Rain forecast in 4 divisions including Chittagong, Sylhet
At least 261 dead, over 650 injured in horrific train mishap in India's Odisha
Bangladesh registers two COVID-19 deaths after 66 days
The first Hajj flight leaves Dhaka with 415 passengers
Dhaka, 21 May 2023 : The first Hajj flight of this year has left Dhaka. In the first phase, 415 pilgrims went to Saudi Arabia.
Hajj pilgrims to be transported in 160 flights of Biman Bangladesh
Dhaka, March 20: Bangladesh Biman will operate 160 dedicated flights this year for Hajj pilgrims.
Captain Sajid loses his post for making his wife a pilot with fake certificates
Dhaka, March 13: Captain Sajid Ahmed has been removed from the post of Head of Training Department of Biman Bangladesh Airlines. From now on he will serve as a line pilot of Boeing-777.
Biman Bangladesh flight makes emergency landing at Dhaka airport
Dhaka, March 7: A Biman Bangladesh Airlines passenger flight from Kolkata to Dhaka made an emergency landing at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport. This incident happened on Monday morning in Biman's BG-392 flight.
Exam questions leaked from Biman MD's room: DB
Dhaka, November 3: Dhaka Metropolitan Police's Intelligence (Lalbagh) Department has arrested a total of 10 people on the basis of intelligence information regarding the leak of Biman Bangladesh Airlines recruitment exam question paper, examination cancellation and overall investigation. In the investigation and in the statement given by nine out of 10 arrested, it is clear that the question papers of the recruitment test were leaked from the MD's room. In this case, so far, the transaction information of Tk 50 lakh has been found. Many more blank checks were recovered.
Question leak: Five officers and employees of Biman arrested
Dhaka, October 22: Lalbagh Division of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DB) has arrested five officials and employees of Biman Bangladesh Airlines for allegedly leaking recruitment exam question papers. They were arrested on Friday (October 21) night.
Bird hit causes flight rescheduling at airports in Dhaka, Chittagong
Dhaka, September 30: The flight schedule of Biman Bangladesh Airlines from Dhaka to Riyadh was disrupted at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport. On the other hand, at Chittagong's Shah Amanat International Airport, the flight did not leave on schedule due to the discovery of bird remains in the engines of two aircrafts. Airport director Wing Commander Farhad Hossain said that the incident took place on two flights bound for Dubai and Muscat on Thursday night.
Biman flight stuck at Kolkata airport due to technical glitch, lands safely in Dhaka
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, July 19: Bangladesh Biman's Boeing 737 aircraft, which suffered a mechanical fault during takeoff at Kolkata airport in India, has returned to Dhaka. The passengers and crew on the plane are said to be safe.
Two Bangladesh Biman jets collide at Dhaka airport, wings damaged
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, July 4: Two Bangladesh Biman aircrafts collided with each other again at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka. Wings of both the planes have been damaged.
Sylhet floods shut Osmani airport operations
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, June 18: Onrush water from the hills and heavy rain have caused flood in Sylhet, for the second time in a span of one month. Flood water has also entered the Sylhet MAG Osmani International Airport. The Bangladesh Civil Aviation Authority (BCAA) has suspended all activities at the airport for three days due to flooding near the runway.
Biman has learned from the loss of thousands of crores of takas, says official; ACC investigating deal
Dhaka, June 3: Biman Bangladesh Airlines Director (Planning and Training) Air Commodore Md. Mahbub Jahan Khan has commented that Biman has 'learned' from the government's loss of Tk 1,100 crore by leasing two Egyptair aircraft.
Pilots call off agitation following assurance from aviation authorities
Dhaka, October 27: Angry pilots, who have refrained from operating flights outside the contract in protest of pay cuts due to reduced passengers during the coronavirus pandemic, have suspended ongoing protests on the assurance of authorities. They made the decision after a fruitful meeting with the managing directors and directors of Biman Bangladesh Airlines on Tuesday (October 26) at noon. Earlier, the pilots withdrew from operating the flight outside the contract in protest of the pay cut from last Monday (October 25).
Customs officials seize 8kg gold bars from Biman flight
Dhaka, October 24: Customs Intelligence and Investigation Directorate (CIID) has seized 68 gold bars from a Biman Bangladesh flight. The seized gold weighed about eight kilograms. The current market value is around Tk 5 crore.
Biman Bangladesh says no to ferrying corpse for free
নিজস্ব প্রতিনিধি, ঢাকা, ২৪ সেপ্টেম্বর ২০২০ : আগে প্রবাসে বাংলাদেশি কেউ মারা গেলে বিমান বাংলাদেশ এয়ারলাইন্স বিনা খরচে মরদেহ পরিবহন করে দেশে নিয়ে আসত। কিন্তু সম্প্রতি তা বন্ধ করে দিয়েছে প্রতিষ্ঠানটি। ফলে বেশি টাকা দিয়ে পরিবারের খরচেই দেশে আনতে হচ্ছে রেমিট্যান্স যোদ্ধাদের মরদেহ। এ নিয়ে ক্ষুব্ধ প্রবাসীরা।
PM Hasina asks government officials to fly in Biman
নিজস্ব প্রতিনিধি, ঢাকা, সেপ্টেম্বর ১৮ : আকাশপথে চলাচলের সময় যে রুটে বাংলাদেশ বিমানের ফ্লাইট আছে, সেসব রুটে সরকারি কর্মকর্তাদের বাংলাদেশ বিমানে ভ্রমণের নির্দেশনা দিয়েছেন প্রধানমন্ত্রী শেখ হাসিনা। তিনি বলেন, এখন বিমানে উঠলে গর্বে বুক ভরে যায়।