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DGCA imposes Rs 10L fine on Air India for not reporting two incidents on Paris-New Delhi flight

DGCA imposes Rs 10L fine on Air India for not reporting two incidents on Paris-New Delhi flight

🕔17:19, 24.Jan 2023

New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) Aviation regulator DGCA imposed a financial penalty of Rs 10 lakh on Air India for not reporting the incidents which occurred on AI-142 Paris-New Delhi flight on December 6, 2022. Two incidents had occurred in the

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Domestic air traffic continues to rise, records annual growth of nearly 47%

Domestic air traffic continues to rise, records annual growth of nearly 47%

🕔16:39, 19.Jan 2023

New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) Domestic air traffic continued to register growth as passengers carried by domestic airlines during January-December 2022 were 12.32 crore as against 8.38 crore during the corresponding period of previous year thereby registering annual growth of 47.05

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Formulate policy on carrying pets on flights, DGCA to airlines

Formulate policy on carrying pets on flights, DGCA to airlines

🕔14:03, 18.Jan 2023

New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) Aviation regulator Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has asked the airlines to formulate a policy on carrying pets on flights and prominently display it on their websites for better understanding of the passengers. According to

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DGCA approves Garuda Aerospace’s Kisan drone

DGCA approves Garuda Aerospace’s Kisan drone

🕔15:15, 24.Dec 2022

Chennai, Dec 24 (IANS) The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has issued the Type Certification for the Kisan or farmer drones made by Garuda Aerospace, the company said. Garuda Aerospace also said it has an order book of 5,000 drones.

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Domestic aviation traffic records growth of 52.19%

Domestic aviation traffic records growth of 52.19%

🕔07:00, 20.Dec 2022

New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) Domestic aviation traffic in the country continues to record growth as passengers carried by domestic airlines during January-November 2022 were 11.05 crore as against 7.26 crore during the corresponding period of previous year, thereby registering annual

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IndiGo seeks final approval from DGCA to wet lease B777 aircraft

IndiGo seeks final approval from DGCA to wet lease B777 aircraft

🕔11:15, 16.Dec 2022

New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) After receiving in-principle approval for inducting B777 aircraft on a wet lease basis from the Ministry of Civil Aviation (MOCA), IndiGo has now applied for final approval from the aviation regulator DGCA for these operations as

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IndiGo in collaboration with DGCA launch ‘Digital e-logbook’ for pilots

IndiGo in collaboration with DGCA launch ‘Digital e-logbook’ for pilots

🕔11:35, 1.Dec 2022

New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) Indigo airline in collaboration with aviation regulator DGCA launched ‘Digital e-logbook’ for the pilots. The e-logbook will provide direct flight data transfer service to pilots from IndiGo systems to eGCA logbooks from Thursday. Owing to this

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Scindia assures safety of air passengers, approves more posts in DGCA

Scindia assures safety of air passengers, approves more posts in DGCA

🕔06:22, 24.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia has assured of passenger safety after Shiv Sena MP Priyanka Chaturvedi wrote him a letter over the incident of smoke in cabin of Goa-Hyderabad SpiceJet aircraft and about non-compliance of safety

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Spicejet to operate with full capacity in winter schedule after DGCA clearance

Spicejet to operate with full capacity in winter schedule after DGCA clearance

🕔18:06, 21.Oct 2022

Arline SpiceJet will operate with full capacity in the winter schedule starting from October 30 this year. New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Arline SpiceJet will operate with full capacity in the winter schedule starting from October 30 this year. As per

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DGCA begins probe into Kedarnath chopper crash, death toll rises to 7

DGCA begins probe into Kedarnath chopper crash, death toll rises to 7

🕔18:23, 18.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) Aviation regulator DGCA has launched a probe into the Kedarnath helicopter crash in which seven people, including the pilot, were killed on Tuesday. A senior DGCA official said that a team will be sent soon to

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DGCA extends cap on SpiceJet operating capacity till Oct 29

DGCA extends cap on SpiceJet operating capacity till Oct 29

🕔19:43, 21.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) India’s aviation regulator, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) on Wednesday extended the cap on SpiceJet’s operating capacity till October 29. In an order, the DGCA observed that the extension has been given on a

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DGCA reviews breath analyser test guidelines as air traffic soars

DGCA reviews breath analyser test guidelines as air traffic soars

🕔15:34, 14.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) In view of the declining trend in the Covid-19 cases and rise in the volume of air traffic, the aviation regulator Director General of Civil Aviation has reviewed the guidelines for breath analyser test of pilots

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DGCA proposes amendments to AOP to operate non-scheduled passenger flights

DGCA proposes amendments to AOP to operate non-scheduled passenger flights

🕔12:23, 12.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Aviation Regulator the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) proposed amendments to the minimum requirements for the grant of an Air Operator Permit (AOP) to operate non-scheduled passenger flights in India. Non-scheduled passengers may be carried

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DGCA receives deregistration requests of two SpiceJet aircrafts

DGCA receives deregistration requests of two SpiceJet aircrafts

🕔12:50, 28.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) Aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has received requests to deregister two more B737 aircraft leased to the carrier SpiceJet. The requests for deregistration have been made by Irish lessor Horizon Aviation. This is

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DGCA suspends Pilot’s license in SpiceJet Turbulence case

DGCA suspends Pilot’s license in SpiceJet Turbulence case

🕔13:54, 20.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) Aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) suspended the licence of the pilot-in-command (PIC) of a SpiceJet flight for six months after he ignored the co-pilot’s suggestion onboard a Boeing B737 aircraft. The development is

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Airlines will have to take action against flyers without mask, says DGCA

Airlines will have to take action against flyers without mask, says DGCA

🕔07:17, 18.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) In light of the rising Covid cases in several parts of the country, the aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) on Wednesday made it mandatory for passengers to follow Covid protocols and wear masks

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DGCA issues guidelines to curb wildlife hazards for flights

DGCA issues guidelines to curb wildlife hazards for flights

🕔12:09, 14.Aug 2022

India’s aviation regulator, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), has issued a fresh set of directives for airport operators to check incidents of collision of planes with birds and other animals in the wake of such incidents recently. New

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Government removes price cap on air fares

Government removes price cap on air fares

🕔08:08, 11.Aug 2022

Aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) on Wednesday announced the removal of lower and upper limits on air fare in the country. New Delhi, Aug 10 Aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) on Wednesday announced the

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DGCA removes price cap on air fares

DGCA removes price cap on air fares

🕔17:07, 10.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) Aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) on Wednesday announced the removal of lower and upper limits on air fare in the country. “After review of the current status of scheduled domestic operations viz-a-viz passenger

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Air India to allow its pilots to fly till 65 years

Air India to allow its pilots to fly till 65 years

🕔13:45, 2.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) To ensure an adequate number of pilots for its expanding fleet size, Tata Group-owned Air India (AI) has decided to raise their retirement age from 58 to 65. Considering future expansion plans for our fleet, it

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