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Saudi Arabia bans citizens from travelling to 16 nations, including India

Saudi Arabia bans citizens from travelling to 16 nations, including India

🕔12:59, 23.May 2022

Saudi Arabia has banned citizens from travelling to 16 countries, including India, over the Covid-19 situation in those nations, the media reported. Riyadh, May 23 (IANS) Saudi Arabia has banned citizens from travelling to 16 countries, including India, over the Covid-19

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AirAsia India is the No. 1 On Time Performance Airline in India as per DGCA April Report

AirAsia India is the No. 1 On Time Performance Airline in India as per DGCA April Report

🕔20:26, 20.May 2022

Mumbai, 20th May 2022: AirAsia India emerged as the most punctual airline in April 2022 as per the On Time Performance reported by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA). AirAsia India topped the charts with 94.8% On Time Performance while also

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Grounded airline Jet Airways to fly soon, DGCA grants operator certificate

Grounded airline Jet Airways to fly soon, DGCA grants operator certificate

🕔20:15, 20.May 2022

Civil aviation regulator, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) on Friday granted the air operator certificate (AOC) to Jet Airways, bringing the grounded airline yet another step closer towards relaunching of its services. New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Civil aviation

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IndiGo CEO Ronojoy Dutta to retire on Sep 30, Pieter Elbers named successor

IndiGo CEO Ronojoy Dutta to retire on Sep 30, Pieter Elbers named successor

🕔18:37, 18.May 2022

The Board of Directors of InterGlobe Aviation, which operates the airline IndiGo, on Wednesday appointed Pieter Elbers as Chief Executive Officer. New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) The Board of Directors of InterGlobe Aviation, which operates the airline IndiGo, on Wednesday appointed

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SpiceJet aircraft faces massive turbulence while landing; 40 injured

SpiceJet aircraft faces massive turbulence while landing; 40 injured

🕔10:01, 2.May 2022

A passenger aircraft of SpiceJet experienced a massive mid-air turbulence while landing at Kazi Nazrul Islam Airport at Andal in West Burdwan district of West Bengal on Sunday evening. Kolkata, May 2 (IANS) A passenger aircraft of SpiceJet experienced a massive

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Qantas unveils plans for new non-stop int’l flights

Qantas unveils plans for new non-stop int’l flights

🕔09:58, 2.May 2022

Australian flag carrier, Qantas on Monday unveiled plans for new non-stop flights from Sydney and Melbourne to cities, including New York and London, starting from 2025. Canberra, May 2 (IANS) Australian flag carrier, Qantas on Monday unveiled plans for new non-stop

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IndiGo’s plane with GAGAN lands using LPV approach

IndiGo’s plane with GAGAN lands using LPV approach

🕔18:05, 28.Apr 2022

IndiGo Airlines owned by InterGlobe Aviation Ltd on Thursday became the first airline in Asia to use the Localiser Performance with Vertical Guidance (LPV) Approach, the airline said. Chennai, April 28 (IANS) IndiGo Airlines owned by InterGlobe Aviation Ltd on Thursday

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India’s daily domestic air passenger traffic crosses 4 lakh mark

India’s daily domestic air passenger traffic crosses 4 lakh mark

🕔06:57, 19.Apr 2022

India’s daily domestic air passenger traffic crossed the 4 lakh mark on Sunday – for the first time in the last two years, Union Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya M. Scindia said on Monday. New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) India’s daily domestic

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Alliance Air becomes Centre’s independent business unit

Alliance Air becomes Centre’s independent business unit

🕔06:59, 16.Apr 2022

New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Regional airline Alliance Air has become an independent business unit under the Central government’s control. Alliance Air was an esrtwhile part of Air India prior to the latter’s divestment. At present, it is operated as a

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Indians without Schengen visa can’t fly to UK on EU airlines

Indians without Schengen visa can’t fly to UK on EU airlines

🕔15:11, 15.Apr 2022

New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) Indian citizens, without transit or regular Schengen visas, are unable to fly to the UK through European Union airlines like Lufthansa, KLM and Air France as they are stopped at the origin airports in India itself.

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SpiceJet launches 7 new flights under UDAN including Gorakhpur-Varanasi

SpiceJet launches 7 new flights under UDAN including Gorakhpur-Varanasi

🕔07:03, 28.Mar 2022

New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) Under the regional connectivity scheme UDAN, SpiceJet on Sunday launched seven flights. The airline launched the Gorakhpur-Varanasi flight, which was inaugurated by Union Minister of Civil Aviation Jyotiraditya Scindia and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.

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IndiGo to launch 100 domestic flights from Sunday onwards

IndiGo to launch 100 domestic flights from Sunday onwards

🕔18:00, 26.Mar 2022

New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Airline major IndiGo will launch 100 flights connecting key domestic metro cities and regional centres, starting from March 27, 2022. Accordingly, the airline will introduce flights on 20 exclusive routes effective March 27, 2022. Besides, it

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Pune Airport to get swank new Integrated Terminal Building in 18 months

Pune Airport to get swank new Integrated Terminal Building in 18 months

🕔11:20, 17.Mar 2022

The new Integrated Terminal Building with world-class facilities and enhanced capacity is 55 percent ready and scheduled for completion in 18 months, officials said here on Wednesday. Pune, March 17 (IANS) The new Integrated Terminal Building with world-class facilities and enhanced

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India to allow scheduled international flight ops from March 27

India to allow scheduled international flight ops from March 27

🕔18:37, 8.Mar 2022

New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) India will allow resumption of scheduled commercial international passenger services from March 27. “After having recognised the increased vaccination coverage across the globe and in consultation with the stakeholders, the Government of India has decided to

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Flybig’s Indore-Gondia-Hyderabad flight from March 13

Flybig’s Indore-Gondia-Hyderabad flight from March 13

🕔09:15, 3.Mar 2022

Flybig, a scheduled commuter airline operating under the UDAN Regional Connectivity Scheme, on Wednesday announced the launch of Indore-Gondia-Hyderabad flight from March 13. Hyderabad, March 3 (IANS) Flybig, a scheduled commuter airline operating under the UDAN Regional Connectivity Scheme, on Wednesday

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Non-stop: American Airlines eyes Mumbai; prepares to compete with Tata-backed Air India

Non-stop: American Airlines eyes Mumbai; prepares to compete with Tata-backed Air India

🕔18:12, 18.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) Re-entering India’s sky after a gap of nearly 10 years, the Texas-based American Airlines is looking to connect more destinations, especially Mumbai to the US, via non-stop services. Besides, the airline sees the sector gaining more

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Go First to add 32 domestic flights

Go First to add 32 domestic flights

🕔06:54, 12.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) Go First, formerly known as GoAir, will introduce 32 new flights to expand its domestic network. The airline will add Amritsar, Surat, Dehradun and Aizawl to its domestic network, and these airports will be connected by

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India extends ban on int’l commercial flights till Nov 30

India extends ban on int’l commercial flights till Nov 30

🕔21:54, 29.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) To deal with the ongoing Covid pandemic, India’s civil aviation regulator on Friday extended the ban on scheduled international commercial flights till November 30. In the notification, the Directorate General of Central Aviation (DGCA), however, said:

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Tatas plan to pilot synergy between airlines, post SPA

Tatas plan to pilot synergy between airlines, post SPA

🕔15:54, 15.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) Conglomerate Tata Group plans to pilot synergy between all its airlines to compete in various market segments. Post the SPA transaction, Tatas will have two full-service carriers — Vistara and Air India — along with

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Centre tweaks airfare cap rules, gives more pricing freedom

Centre tweaks airfare cap rules, gives more pricing freedom

🕔13:00, 19.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 19 To give more pricing flexibility to the airlines, the Centre has tweaked the airfare cap rules. According to the Ministry of Civil Aviation, the fare band will now only be applicable for a 15-day cycle. Notably, the

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