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Govt may sweeten deal further for Air India sale bid

Govt may sweeten deal further for Air India sale bid

🕔18:28, 21.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct. Oct 21 The government may further extend the date for submission of bids for Air India sale date beyond October 30 to give investors more time to make an offer while sweetening the deal terms further, finance minister

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Jet may fly again in four months after new management takes over

Jet may fly again in four months after new management takes over

🕔07:30, 21.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 21  The much-awaited Jet Airways’ resolution is finally heading towards a success, with the resolution plan of Kalrock Capital and Murari Lal Jalan having been approved by the Committee of Creditors (CoC). Now, after the resolution process

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IndiGo introduces service fee for check-in counter usage

IndiGo introduces service fee for check-in counter usage

🕔10:33, 18.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 18  In a bid to encourage web check-in, airline major IndiGo has introduced a service fee for usage of check-in counters at the airports. Accordingly, the fee has come into effect from Saturday. “We encourage all passengers

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Lufthansa cancels all flights between Germany and India from Sept 30

Lufthansa cancels all flights between Germany and India from Sept 30

🕔08:16, 30.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 30  Airline major Lufthansa said on Tuesday that it will cancel all planned flights between Germany and India from September 30 to October 20. According to the airline, the move comes after Indian authorities rejected Lufthansa’s planned

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Qatar Airways logs $1.9 bn loss in 2019-20 amid pandemic

Qatar Airways logs $1.9 bn loss in 2019-20 amid pandemic

🕔07:01, 28.Sep 2020

Doha, Sep 28  Qatar Airways Group on Sunday reported loss of $1.9 billion during the year ended March 2020. The company attributed the performance to a number of issues including the boycott of Qatar by four Arab countries – Saudi

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Over 1 cr air passengers since flights restarted: Minister

Over 1 cr air passengers since flights restarted: Minister

🕔08:15, 26.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 26  Over 1 crore passengers have flown on domestic flights since recommencement of operations on May 25, Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said on Friday. According to Puri, domestic aviation is moving towards pre-Covid figures. “Civil

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Centre: Airlines free to set baggage limit

Centre: Airlines free to set baggage limit

🕔07:01, 25.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 25  The Centre on Thursday freed airlines to fix their own baggage allowance, thereby allowing more space for competition and addition of another revenue stream. The development comes months after the Centre had fixed a limit of

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SpiceJet to start daily flights to Darbhanga from Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru

SpiceJet to start daily flights to Darbhanga from Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru

🕔06:40, 22.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 22  SpiceJet on Monday announced the launch of daily flight services connecting Darbhanga with key metros of Delhi, Mumbai and Bengaluru starting November 8. Darbhanga, which was bagged by SpiceJet under UDAN -II, will be the airline’s

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Air India Express ops to Dubai to resume from Saturday

Air India Express ops to Dubai to resume from Saturday

🕔07:57, 19.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 19  Air India Express operations to Dubai will be restored from September 19, the airline said late on Friday. “All Air India Express flights from or to Dubai will operate as per original schedule w.e.f tomorrow, September

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Vistara: First airline to offer in-flight WiFi internet on B787-9

Vistara: First airline to offer in-flight WiFi internet on B787-9

🕔07:13, 18.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 17  Full-service airline Vistara will offer in-flight Wi-Fi internet connectivity onboard international flights operated on Boeing 787 from September 18. Accordingly, the service will be available on flights between Delhi and London Heathrow. “This makes Vistara the

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IndiGo marks completion of 50,000 flights since lockdown

IndiGo marks completion of 50,000 flights since lockdown

🕔15:06, 13.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 13  Airline major IndiGo on Saturday marked the completion of 50,000 flights since lockdown. Accordingly, till September 12, the tally of the airline includes scheduled commercial operations, passenger charters, ‘CarGo’ charters, ‘Air Bubble flights’, and repatriation flights

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Air India allowed self ground handling ops at US airports, calls it future ‘opportunity’

Air India allowed self ground handling ops at US airports, calls it future ‘opportunity’

🕔08:03, 5.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 5  National carrier Air India has been allowed to conduct self ground handling operations at US airports. On its part, the airline has called the move as a future ‘opportunity’. An Air India spokesperson said the airline

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GoAir to add over 100 new domestic flights from Sept 5

GoAir to add over 100 new domestic flights from Sept 5

🕔07:41, 5.Sep 2020

Mumbai, Sep 5  Budget airline GoAir said on Friday that it will add over 100 new flights to its domestic network starting Saturday. Accordingly, these flights will include new connections to and from Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru, Chennai, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Kolkata,

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Peru approves resumption of int’l flights

Peru approves resumption of int’l flights

🕔16:27, 3.Sep 2020

Lima, Sep 3  Peru has approved the resumption of international flights starting from October 1, but under strict safety measures amid the Covid-19 pandemic, Minister of Transport and Communications Carlos Estremadoyro said. The first routes to resume include those to

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Vistara operates maiden long-haul flight from Delhi to London

Vistara operates maiden long-haul flight from Delhi to London

🕔07:00, 29.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 29  Full-service carrier Vistara on Friday operated its first long-haul flight from Delhi to London. As per an airline statement, the flight was operated on the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner. Vistara is operating the special, non-stop flights under

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SpiceJet operates first long-haul cargo flight from Amsterdam

SpiceJet operates first long-haul cargo flight from Amsterdam

🕔19:25, 22.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 22  Airlines major SpiceJet on Saturday operated its first-ever long-haul cargo flight from Amsterdam to Mumbai using its wide-body Airbus A340 aircraft. “SpiceJet is the first and only Indian carrier to operate non-stop cargo services from Europe

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Air India to suspend services to Hong King till August-end

Air India to suspend services to Hong King till August-end

🕔07:40, 20.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 20  National carrier Air India’s services to Hong Kong have been temporarily halted as few passengers on board recent flights from India have tested Covid-19 positive. Accordingly, the city’s administration has asked the airline to halt services

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Vistara to operate ‘special, non-stop’ Delhi-London flights

Vistara to operate ‘special, non-stop’ Delhi-London flights

🕔08:02, 19.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 19  Full-service carrier Vistara will operate ‘special, non-stop’ flights between Delhi and London’s Heathrow from August 28 to September 30. The airline said that the flights have been introduced as part of the bilateral ‘transport bubble’ formed

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Number of passengers handled by Irish airports down nearly 90%

Number of passengers handled by Irish airports down nearly 90%

🕔07:30, 19.Aug 2020

Dublin, Aug 19  The number of passengers handled by Irish airports continued to fall in July due to the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, albeit at a slower pace, according to the figures released by the country’s Central Statistics Office

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SpiceJet operates maiden long-haul charter flight to Italy

SpiceJet operates maiden long-haul charter flight to Italy

🕔08:02, 18.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 18  Budget airline SpiceJet operated its maiden long-haul wide-body charter flight to Italy on Monday. The airline used an Airbus A330 Neo aircraft. “The airline repatriated 264 Italians from New Delhi to Rome and will bring back

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