IT major Wipro has been tasked with developing a blueprint for Aadhaar-based biometric access to flyers at all airports across India.
India beats Japan, which flew 97 million domestic passengers in 2016, to become the third largest aviation market in terms of domestic air traffic, according to a recent industry report by CAPA.
The aviation secretary has sought help from the Prime Minister’s Office to reduce the time to get security clearance for its proposals, a clear indication of growing frustration within the ministry over its plans getting stuck at the home ministry.
A consortium of lenders to the loss-making Air India has shelved the airline’s proposal to recast Rs 9,000 crore of loans by converting half the amount into equity.
Having received a number of complaints against sudden surge in fares on some routes, the Competition Commission of India (CCI) has taken suo moto cognisance of the issue to examine
The state government on Wednesday signed an MoU with the ministry of civil aviation and Airports Authority of India (AAI) for air connectivity to smaller towns under the Regional Connectivity Scheme (RCS) by developing small airports and airstrips.
The aviation ministry is to start reviewing the performance of public sector undertakings (PSUs) under its aegis on a balance scorecard methodology, the favoured form in private enterprises, starting next month, doing away with the conventional ways of reviewing PSU performance. “We are trying to institute a disciplined performance management system using the balance scorecard […]
Air India, once again, demonstrated its care and concern for passenger safety and wellbeing, when two international flights were diverted mid-way to address medical emergencies of the passengers.
India will push to get 90 airports in smaller towns and cities up and running over the next 12 months, under a government