Jaitley in the Union Budget allotted Rs 1,800 crore against Air India’s demand of Rs 2,587 crore
International Air Transport Association’s operational safety audit certification given to Air India
Private charter firms Deccan Charter and Air Odisha together are learnt to have bagged around 50 regional air routes to propel the government’s ambitious regional connectivity scheme, UDAN.
A Sharjah-bound Air Arabia flight carrying 182 passengers and crew from Kathmandu made an emergency landing at Lucknow airport after the aircraft suffered a bird hit.
GVK Power & Infrastructure today said that it has divested 33 per cent stake in the Bangalore International Airport to FIH Mauritius and Fairfax India Holdings for Rs 2,202 crore to bring down its debt level.
Full service carrier Vistara today started operating a non-stop flight to Leh from here.
China’s C919 passenger jet, the symbol of its lofty aviation ambitions, has passed a major technical assessment, and has moved closer to its first flight, the official Xinhua news agency reported on Saturday.
Infrastructure major GVK Ltd on Friday announced selling 33 per cent of its 43 per cent equity stake in the Bangalore International Airport Ltd (BIAL) to Canadian investment firm Fairfax for Rs 2,202 crore ($336 million).
Airline executives in unison demanded a no-fly list on the lines of those in other countries so that habitual offenders could be debarred from boarding aircraft.
Introducing new security measures for the airline industry is rarely done lightly by governments. Certainly it’s underpinned by the responsibility to ensure passenger safety.