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DGCA slaps Rs 10L fine on Go Air for leaving behind 55 passengers at Bengaluru airport

DGCA slaps Rs 10L fine on Go Air for leaving behind 55 passengers at Bengaluru airport

🕔17:58, 27.Jan 2023

New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has imposed a fine of Rs 10 lakh on Go Air for violation of rules. On January 9, a Go Air flight on the Bengaluru-Delhi route took off leaving

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Indigo tops with 54.9% market share, Vistara, Air India second with 9.2%

Indigo tops with 54.9% market share, Vistara, Air India second with 9.2%

🕔11:35, 20.Jan 2023

New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) Indigo flew far ahead of other airlines during December with 54.9 per cent share in the domestic aviation sector, Vistara and Air India secured second slot with a market share of 9.2 per cent. As per

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IndiGo deploys sensor technology to cut down inspection time of life vests

IndiGo deploys sensor technology to cut down inspection time of life vests

🕔11:16, 20.Jan 2023

New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) With a view to enhance operational efficiency, IndiGo airline has introduced sensor technology for faster and accurate scanning of life vests on the aircraft. Life vests are mandatory safety equipment to be carried on all passenger

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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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Explained: Can you go live on FB in an airplane while landing sans Wi-Fi, mobile data?

Explained: Can you go live on FB in an airplane while landing sans Wi-Fi, mobile data?

🕔15:30, 17.Jan 2023

New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) As people reacted with shock over an alleged Facebook Live video, made by four of the five Indians who were killed in a plane crash in Nepal, experts on Monday debated if going live on

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Air India announces cancellation, rescheduling of flights during Republic Day week

Air India announces cancellation, rescheduling of flights during Republic Day week

🕔16:44, 13.Jan 2023

New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) Air India on Friday announced the cancellation of domestic flights across some routes in accordance with the Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) issued by the Delhi Airport. In view of the Republic Day preparations by the Indian

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Indigo expands its fleet to 300 aircraft

Indigo expands its fleet to 300 aircraft

🕔07:23, 7.Jan 2023

New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) IndiGo on Friday announced that its fleet now consists of 300 aircraft. Currently, IndiGo operates the Airbus A320 CEO and NEO, the A321 NEO, and the ATR 72-600 aircraft. Speaking on the occasion, Pieter Elbers, Chief

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Direct flight operations to start soon from Bhubaneswar to Dubai, Singapore, Bangkok

Direct flight operations to start soon from Bhubaneswar to Dubai, Singapore, Bangkok

🕔07:38, 28.Dec 2022

Bhubaneswar, Dec 28 (IANS) The Odisha cabinet on Tuesday approved a proposal to commence direct flight operations to Dubai, Singapore, and Bangkok from Bhubaneswar. Briefing mediapersons here, Odisha Chief Secretary S.C. Mohapatra said that IndiGo will start 186-seater direct flight operations

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Akasa Air begins service in UP today

Akasa Air begins service in UP today

🕔09:57, 25.Dec 2022

Lucknow, Dec 25 (IANS) Akasa Air is commencing its air service from Lucknow on Sunday. It is scheduled to start two flights from Lucknow — one to Bengaluru and the other to Mumbai. Airline officials met UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath

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Air India launches ‘FogCare’ initiative to minimise disruption

Air India launches ‘FogCare’ initiative to minimise disruption

🕔12:54, 24.Dec 2022

New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) Air India on Saturday launched the new “FogCare” initiative which will take care of unforeseen circumstances, such as delays and cancellations of flights, due to thick fog during the winter season. This initiative will initially be

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Aloke Singh to be chief of Air India’s Low Cost Carrier business

Aloke Singh to be chief of Air India’s Low Cost Carrier business

🕔07:26, 23.Dec 2022

New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) The Air India management has appointed Air India Express CEO Aloke Singh as the chief of Air India’s low-cost airline business from January 1, 2023. The Low Cost Carrier (LCC) business will consist of AirAsia India

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Indigo tops with 55.7% market share, Vistara 2nd, AI 3rd in Nov

Indigo tops with 55.7% market share, Vistara 2nd, AI 3rd in Nov

🕔07:04, 20.Dec 2022

New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) Indigo flew ahead of other airlines during November with 55.7 per cent share of the domestic aviation sector, while Vistara secured the second slot with market share of 9.3 per cent. As per the data for

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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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Total 25 airports earmarked for leasing till 2025: Govt

Total 25 airports earmarked for leasing till 2025: Govt

🕔18:06, 19.Dec 2022

New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) A total of 25 airports have been earmarked for leasing over the years between 2022 and 2025, the Parliament was told on Monday. As per the National Monetization Pipeline (NMP), 25 Airports Authority of India (AAI)

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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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No shortage of pilots in India, says Centre

No shortage of pilots in India, says Centre

🕔07:17, 13.Dec 2022

New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) There is no shortage of pilots in India, the Parliament was told on Monday. Minister of State for Civil Aviation, Gen V.K. Singh (retd), told the Rajya Sabha, in a written reply, that there is however,

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Air India in talks for acquiring 500 aircraft’

Air India in talks for acquiring 500 aircraft’

🕔11:49, 12.Dec 2022

New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Air India is learnt to be in talks for acquiring 500 aircraft worth a few billions dollars from two major manufacturers Boeing and Airbus, according to reports. The deal is said to be part of Tata

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Over 2.15 lakh UDAN flights operated under RCS

Over 2.15 lakh UDAN flights operated under RCS

🕔11:18, 9.Dec 2022

New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) A total of 453 routes have commenced, operationalising 70 airports, including two water aerodromes and nine heliports, under the government’s regional connectivity scheme (RCS). The Ministry of Civil Aviation launched the RCS-UDAN (Ude Desh ka Aam

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23 emergency landings in nearly 3 years, says Aviation Ministry

23 emergency landings in nearly 3 years, says Aviation Ministry

🕔16:28, 8.Dec 2022

New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) The operating crew of airlines has declared emergency in 23 flights from January 2020 till now. The Ministry of Civil Aviation in a written reply in the Lok Sabha on Thursday said that in 19 cases,

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