In new draft guidelines, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) is planning to register all civil Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) or drones. The DGCA stated that all unmanned aircrafts that operate in India will require a Unique Identification Number (UIN), which will be issued by the aviation regulator and on case-to-case basis only. Read […]
The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) plans to register all civil unmanned aircraft and issue an operating permit for them.
SITA reports baggage mishandling rate down 10.5% to lowest ever recorded
Air Canada has announced the introduction of the only non-stop flights from Vancouver to Delhi, India beginning October 20 in time for Diwali festivities. The seasonal, three-times weekly flights complement Air Canada’s Toronto-Delhi non-stop service launched last fall.
The growing safety concerns with regard to operation of drones and the threat they pose to commercial passengers flights has forced India to come out with new draft guidelines on the issue and has seen the International Air Transport Association (IATA) voice its concerns
For the second time in a row, the auction by lenders fails to attract even a single buyer
Team DefenceAviationPost The massive expansion plans of the Gulf carriers, especially the big three – Emirates, Etihad and Qatar – have made the global aviation industry sit up and take notice. Flying to almost every corner of the world, the Gulf carriers are giving the locals a run for their money. While European and […]
India’s air passenger traffic grew by 24% this year with domestic airlines carrying 230 lakh passengers in the first three months of 2016 as compared to 185.46 lakh last year. IndiGo continues its dominant position. Market share rose to 38.4% compared to 36.8% in February…
Iran has signed two agreements with Airbus covering new aircraft orders and a comprehensive civil aviation co-operation package. Agreements for 118 new aircraft, pilot training, airport operations and ATM support
After getting his passport suspended, the Enforcement Directorate has asked the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) to get beleaguered liquor baron Vijay Mallya deported from the United Kingdom. Read More