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Indian-origins startup attracts investments from Boeing

Indian-origins startup attracts investments from Boeing

A hybrid electric aircraft startup founded by an Indian-origin entrepreneur has received investments from aerospace giants — Boeing and JetBlue owing to its goal to develop alternative propulsion aircraft.

No takers for nuclear submarine project

No takers for nuclear submarine project

While the Indian Navy badly needs nuclear submarines to bolster its strength underwater as well as replace ailing fleet, it is not finding any builders to take up the project.

The pioneer of low-cost flights in India is making a comeback to connect its small towns

The pioneer of low-cost flights in India is making a comeback to connect its small towns

A decade after he quietly walked away from India’s highly-competitive passenger airline industry, Gorur Ramaswamy Iyengar Gopinath, is taking to the skies again

Airport check-in set to be a breeze with biometric identification

Airport check-in set to be a breeze with biometric identification

The civil aviation ministry, which has toyed with the idea of a biometric identification system at airports for long, is close to rolling it out. Similar to marquee airports such as Schiphol (Amsterdam), Brisbane and Hamad (Doha), travellers could soon enter Indian airports without flashing their identity cards and clear the check-in process through fingerprint and iris scanning.

Airbus and SITA Joins Forces to Provide Cybersecurity Services

Airbus and SITA Joins Forces to Provide Cybersecurity Services

Airbus and SITA have launched new Security Operations Center Services customized for the specific needs of the air transport industry.

Cabinet clears signing of air services pact with Georgia

Cabinet clears signing of air services pact with Georgia

The Cabinet today approved signing of air services agreement (ASA) with Georgia, which will help in establishing air connectivity between the two countries.

Navy deploys amphibious warship in Indian Ocean region

Navy deploys amphibious warship in Indian Ocean region

The Indian Navy has deployed an amphibious warship for surveillance in the Indian Ocean region which has been witnessing growing Chinese assertiveness.

Russia okays joint venture with India for Kamov helicopter

Russia okays joint venture with India for Kamov helicopter

Russia has formally agreed to have a joint venture with India for production of the Kamov-226T light utility helicopter which was announced as the first major ‘Make in India’ project in October 2016.

Air India to resume flight services to Shimla

Air India to resume flight services to Shimla

State-owned Air India is all set to resume flight services to Shimla, almost five years after the carrier discontinued operations from the hill-locked aerodrome.

Emirates introduces tablet loan service to US-bound First, Business Class customers

Emirates introduces tablet loan service to US-bound First, Business Class customers

In an attempt to arrest decline in passengers due to a recent ban on electronic devices on board US-bound flights, its First and Business Class passengers will be able to borrow tablets on board Emirates’ US-bound flights allowing them to continue working during their flight.