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25 airstrips in Punjab, Haryana in ministry’s regional connectivity scheme

25 airstrips in Punjab, Haryana in ministry’s regional connectivity scheme

As many as 25 airstrips, most of which are unserved or non-operational, in Punjab and Haryana may soon witness hectic activity as the Union ministry of civil aviation (Moca) has identified these under its regional connectivity scheme called ‘Ude Desh Ka Aam Naagrik’ (Udan).

Parliament panel seeks probe into Kingfisher Airlines’ dues to AAI

Parliament panel seeks probe into Kingfisher Airlines’ dues to AAI

A parliamentary panel today sought a probe into defunct Kingfisher Airlines allowed to accumulate high levels of dues to state-owned AAI, which was in “violation of all existing rules”.

Air Train To Link Terminals at IGIA by 2020, Jayant Sinha

Air Train To Link Terminals at IGIA by 2020, Jayant Sinha

The Delhi International Airport Pvt. Ltd. (DIAL) has proposed an Automated People Mover (APM) or air train between Terminal 1, T2 and T3 at Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport

Begumpet airport owes 16 cr to Secunderabad  Cantonment Board

Begumpet airport owes 16 cr to Secunderabad Cantonment Board

The Secunderabad Cantonment Board (SCB) is trying every trick in the book to collect tax owed by the Begumpet airport.

India’s Air Pegasus relaunch delayed

India’s Air Pegasus relaunch delayed

Indian regional carrier Air Pegasus (OP, Bangalore Int’l) had hoped to resume ops this week, but has had to put its restart on hold as new investor FlyEasy (Bangalore Int’l) is still carrying out due diligence, reports the Times of India.

Government considers selling 51% stake in Air India

Government considers selling 51% stake in Air India

As per the Bloomberg report, Government of India is considering selling a majority stake in Air India to a strategic partner after a USD 3.6 billion bailout failed to turn around the loss making national carrier

E-Bidding Process To Select Operator Started for UDAN Scheme

E-Bidding Process To Select Operator Started for UDAN Scheme

This Minister of State for Civil Aviation Jayant Sinha informed Lok Sabha on Thursday on the latest status of e-bidding process for selection of operators under the UDAN scheme

Ministry of Civil Aviation prohibits the use of Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 mobile on board an aircraft

Ministry of Civil Aviation prohibits the use of Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 mobile on board an aircraft

The Ministry of Civil Aviation has issued a public notice prohibiting the use of Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 smartphone on board an aircraft. The Ministry has advised airlines and travelling public not to turn on or charge the said mobile during flights. This has been done in light of several incidents globally, involving the battery of Samsung Galaxy Note 7. Passengers have also been advised not to stow them in their checked in baggage.

IGI’s aerocity easy terror target

IGI’s aerocity easy terror target

The ultra-sensitive airports in Delhi and Mumbai may be sitting ducks for terror attacks due to glaring chinks in their armor. A parliamentary panel has red-flagged the slums around Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji international Airport (CSIA) and the hotel district at Delhi’s IGI Airport. Read more… Image credit: Pressreader.com