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Safety instructions for air cargo operations issued

Safety instructions for air cargo operations issued

🕔20:00, 30.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 30 The Centre on Monday issued safety guidelines for air cargo operations amid the outbreak of Covid-19. Aviation regulator DGCA came out with a circular which was “issued for precautions to be taken by all agencies and personnel

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COVID-19: Domestic flights suspension extended till April 14

COVID-19: Domestic flights suspension extended till April 14

🕔17:46, 27.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 27  Aviation regulator DGCA has extended the suspension of domestic flights by a fortnight till April 14 in view of the ongoing 21-day nationwide lockdown due to the coronavirus crisis. The Director General of Civil Aviation had

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India’s February domestic air passenger traffic up nearly 9%

India’s February domestic air passenger traffic up nearly 9%

🕔07:03, 19.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 19  India’s domestic air passenger traffic rose nearly 9 per cent in February on a year-on-year basis, as per official data. According to the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), passengers ferried by domestic airlines during the

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DGCA tells airlines to reroute flights away from Iran airspace

DGCA tells airlines to reroute flights away from Iran airspace

🕔21:59, 8.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Civil aviation regulator, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation, on Wednesday directed Indian airlines to to take appropriate precautionary measures, including rerouting of their flights away from Iranian and Iraqi airspace. The development comes after US-Iran

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IndiGo executives served show-cause notice by DGCA over safety lapses

IndiGo executives served show-cause notice by DGCA over safety lapses

🕔07:53, 13.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 13  Aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) on Friday issued a show-cause notice to executives of top private carrier IndiGo over safety-related lapses. The regulator carried out surveillance on the airline and found it had

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DGCA issues show-cause notice to SpiceJet executives

DGCA issues show-cause notice to SpiceJet executives

🕔08:51, 5.Jul 2019

New Delhi/Mumbai, July 5 SpiceJet executive have been issued show-cause notices by aviation regulators for a recent incident in which one of its aircraft overshot the runway in Mumbai. “We are in receipt of the show-cause notices issued by the

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Delhi HC issues notice to Jet Airways on consumer plea

Delhi HC issues notice to Jet Airways on consumer plea

🕔16:16, 1.May 2019

New Delhi, May 1  The Delhi High Court on Wednesday issued notice to Jet Airways on a plea seeking prompt redressal of consumer complaints in the wake of the ongoing crisis. A Division bench of Chief Justice Rajendra Menon and

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DGCA orders safety audit of IndiGo as A320 Neo woes rise

DGCA orders safety audit of IndiGo as A320 Neo woes rise

🕔19:23, 17.Apr 2019

New Delhi, April 17  India’s civil aviation regulator is conducting an audit of private carrier IndiGo, due to recurring glitches and non-reporting of incidents with its A320 Neo fleet. The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has ordered a special

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DGCA, Aviation Secretary to meet PMO over Jet : Sources

DGCA, Aviation Secretary to meet PMO over Jet : Sources

🕔18:52, 12.Apr 2019

New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) The Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) and the Civil Aviation Secretary are likely meet officials of the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) ahead in the day to update the PMO about the situation in Jet Airways,

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Jet Airways now operates 28 aircraft, says DGCA

Jet Airways now operates 28 aircraft, says DGCA

🕔07:08, 4.Apr 2019

New Delhi/Mumbai, April 4  India’s civil aviation regulator on Wednesday said that passenger carrier Jet Airways now operates a fleet of 28 aircraft. The Directorate General of Civil Aviation’s (DGCA) clarification came after several media reports cited that the airline

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DGCA discuss ways to resolve Jet crisis

DGCA discuss ways to resolve Jet crisis

🕔07:00, 20.Mar 2019

New Delhi/Mumbai, March 20  The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) on Tuesday held an emergency meeting with Jet Airways to discuss ways to resolve its debt crisis, which has caused financial stress to its employees as well as problems

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DGCA may slap time cap on Jet advance bookings

DGCA may slap time cap on Jet advance bookings

🕔08:11, 15.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 15 The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) may restrict Jet Airways from accepting advance bookings beyond a particular period due to sharp rise in its daily cancellations, sources said. The Jet Airways Group operates a 123 aircraft

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India stops 737-MAX operations, warns airlines on prices

India stops 737-MAX operations, warns airlines on prices

🕔19:01, 13.Mar 2019

New Delhi/Mumbai, March 13  Following a global trend of grounding Boeing 737-MAX aircraft, India finally suspended the plane’s operations and over-flight permissions on Wednesday evening, even as hundreds of passengers were affected at airports. Further, the government tried to protect

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DGCA monitoring Jet Airways’ safety standards : Suresh Prabhu

DGCA monitoring Jet Airways’ safety standards : Suresh Prabhu

🕔19:44, 7.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu on Thursday said that the aviation regulator is monitoring and ensuring that safety standards are maintained in flights of Jet Airways. According to Commerce and Industry and Civil Aviation Minister Prabhu,

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DGCA restricts P&W powered Airbus A320 Neo aircraft from flying to Port Blair

DGCA restricts P&W powered Airbus A320 Neo aircraft from flying to Port Blair

🕔10:01, 18.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 18  Civil aviation regulator DGCA has restricted budget airlines IndiGo and GoAir’s flight services operated on Airbus A320 Neo aircraft powered by Pratt & Whitney (P&W) engines to Port Blair. A public notice issued by the Directorate

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DGCA to issue additional safety directive on P&W Neo engines

DGCA to issue additional safety directive on P&W Neo engines

🕔22:56, 9.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) India’s civil aviation regulator on Wednesday said it will issue an “Additional Directive” on safety protocols for Pratt & Whitney (P&W) engines which power Airbus A320 aircraft. “The DGCA has been in dialogue with the manufacturers

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Government releases draft regulations for drones

Government releases draft regulations for drones

🕔20:35, 1.Nov 2017

New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has come up with draft regulations on civil use of drones which will also enable commercial use of drones for tasks like photography, doorstep delivery and even passenger transport,

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DGCA developing guideline for civil use of drones: Minister

DGCA developing guideline for civil use of drones: Minister

🕔12:06, 17.Mar 2015

New Delhi, March 17  The government said that the aviation regulator is in the process of developing an interim operations guideline for civil use of drones or unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). Minister of State for Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma told

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Air passengers’ body asks DGCA to stop low fare schemes

Air passengers’ body asks DGCA to stop low fare schemes

🕔14:37, 27.Oct 2014

Mumbai, Oct 27 Describing the frequent special discount fare offers by domestic carriers as “non-existent”, the Air Passengers Association of India (APAI) Sunday urged regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) not to permit such schemes. “We strongly believe that

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Aviation regulator issues time line for delivery of services

Aviation regulator issues time line for delivery of services

🕔14:42, 22.May 2014

New Delhi, May 22  In a bid to give a makeover to the aviation regulator’s office, the Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) Thursday issued new service standard guidelines which enlist procedures, activities and time line for delivery of various

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