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Monitoring Omicron situation, decision on international flights soon : Govt of India

Monitoring Omicron situation, decision on international flights soon : Govt of India

🕔23:28, 1.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 1 The Indian government, before taking any final decision on the resumption of international flight operations, is “closely monitoring” the situation emerging out of the detection and spread of coronavirus’ Omicron variant. According to civil aviation regulator

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Over 390 RCS-Udan air routes operational now

Over 390 RCS-Udan air routes operational now

🕔19:08, 27.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) India has till date operationalised 395 air routes under the Regional Connectivity Scheme ‘Ude Desh Ka Aam Nagrik’ or RCS-Udan. Under the scheme, which was launched in 2016, airlines are provided with a ‘Viability Gap Funding’

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India to allow international flights operations from Dec 15

India to allow international flights operations from Dec 15

🕔20:09, 26.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) India will allow resumption of scheduled commercial international passenger services from December 15, it was announced on Friday. The Ministry of Civil Aviation said there will be a calibrated resumption of operations from the countries recognised

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Ease in travel restrictions to raise airport infra sector’s profits: ICRA

Ease in travel restrictions to raise airport infra sector’s profits: ICRA

🕔09:46, 25.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) Ease in travel restrictions post the lockdown is expected to raise the airport infrastructure sector’s operating profits in FY22, ICRA said on Wednesday. However, the outlook for the sector continues to remain “negative”, the ratings agency

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Digital DGCA: Scindia launches eGCA governance platform

Digital DGCA: Scindia launches eGCA governance platform

🕔21:35, 11.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia on Thursday launched eGCA — the e-governance platform of India’s Civil Aviation Regulator. Speaking on the occasion, Scindia said the project has been aimed at automation of the processes and functions

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Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia launchese GCA (e-Governance in Directorate General of Civil Aviation)

Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia launchese GCA (e-Governance in Directorate General of Civil Aviation)

🕔21:15, 11.Nov 2021

Project aimed at automation of the processes and functions of DGCA Scindia says the project signifies paradigm shift from restrictive regulation to constructive collaboration Services provided to various DGCA stakeholders such as Pilots, Aircraft Maintenance etc. will be available online

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Ministry of Civil Aviation organizes Seminar on Vigilance Awareness

Ministry of Civil Aviation organizes Seminar on Vigilance Awareness

🕔15:31, 29.Oct 2021

New Delhi, 29th October 2021: Ministry of Civil Aviation organized a Seminar on Vigilance Awareness at Indian Aviation Academy, here today. The Seminar on the theme ‘Independent India @ 75: Self Reliance with Integrity; स्वतंत्रभारत @ 75: सत्यनिष्ठासेआत्मनिर्भरता’, given by the Central Vigilance Commission was a part

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‘Krishi UDAN 2.0′ to help in doubling farmers’ income: Scindia

‘Krishi UDAN 2.0′ to help in doubling farmers’ income: Scindia

🕔07:18, 28.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia on Wednesday said that ‘Krishi UDAN 2.0′ will help in doubling farmers’ income by removing barriers in supply chain. The minister was speaking at an event to release ‘Krishi UDAN 2.0’.

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India to lift all domestic flight capacity curbs from Oct 18

India to lift all domestic flight capacity curbs from Oct 18

🕔20:09, 12.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) The Centre on Tuesday allowed the airlines to deploy full pre-Covid flight capacity in the domestic sector from October 18. Passenger air services were suspended on March 25, 2020 due to the nationwide lockdown to check

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India, UAE aim to ensure speedy normalisation of air services

India, UAE aim to ensure speedy normalisation of air services

🕔20:57, 2.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) India and the UAE will aim to ensure speedy normalisation of air transport operations between the two countries. Accordingly, the need for normalisation of air transportation, was discussed at the ninth meeting of the ‘UAE-India High

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Rajiv Bansal takes charge as Secretary, Ministry of Civil Aviation

Rajiv Bansal takes charge as Secretary, Ministry of Civil Aviation

🕔22:02, 1.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 01 : Rajiv Bansal IAS (NL:88) has assumed the charge of Secretary, Ministry of Civil Aviation, Government of India, vice Pradeep Singh Kharola, IAS (KN:85) consequent upon his superannuation on 30th September, 2021. Bansal is an Indian Administrative

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Air India’s new owner to be decided in next few days: Sources

Air India’s new owner to be decided in next few days: Sources

🕔21:15, 1.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) The new owners of Air India will be decided in the next few days as the financial bids for the flag carrier are being scrutinised, sources said on Friday. Besides, conglomerate Tata Sons, which is one

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India slaps reciprocal restrictions on visiting UK nationals

India slaps reciprocal restrictions on visiting UK nationals

🕔20:24, 1.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) India on Friday decided to impose reciprocal Covid-19 restrictions on UK nationals arriving in the country. According to sources, the new regulations will come into effect from October 4 – the same day as the UK’s

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PM chairs 38th PRAGATI Meeting

PM chairs 38th PRAGATI Meeting

🕔22:06, 29.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sept 29: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today chaired the 38th PRAGATI meeting, the ICT based multi-modal platform for Pro-Active Governance and Timely Implementation, involving Centre and State governments. In the meeting, eight projects were reviewed. Four of these

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India’s airspace map for drone operations released

India’s airspace map for drone operations released

🕔13:11, 25.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) India’s airspace map for drone operations has been released and is available on aviation regulator DGCA’s digital sky platform, an official statement said on Friday. The drone airspace map comes as a follow-through of the liberalised

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Air India CMD Bansal appointed Civil Aviation Secretary

Air India CMD Bansal appointed Civil Aviation Secretary

🕔20:37, 22.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Air India’s Chairman and Managing Director Rajiv Bansal was on Wednesday named the new Union Civil Aviation Secretary. He will succeed Pradeep Singh Kharola, who retires this month-end. A statement from the Appointments Committee of the

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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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PLI scheme to attract Rs 5K cr for drone manufacturing: Minister

PLI scheme to attract Rs 5K cr for drone manufacturing: Minister

🕔10:41, 17.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 17  The Centre’s PLI scheme for manufacturing of drone and its components is expected to drive in investments worth Rs 5,000 crore into the sector in the next three years, Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya M. Scindia said

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Civil Aviation Minister Shri Jyotiraditya Scindia flags off direct flight on Vishakhapatnam – Mumbai route

Civil Aviation Minister Shri Jyotiraditya Scindia flags off direct flight on Vishakhapatnam – Mumbai route

🕔07:19, 16.Sep 2021

Union Minister of Civil Aviation, Jyotiraditya M. Scindia, MoS, Civil Aviation, General Dr. V K Singh (Retd.) along with Secretary, Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA), Pradeep Kharola virtually flagged off the first SpiceJet flight from Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) to Mumbai

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Ministry of Civil Aviation grants drone use permission to ICMR & IIT, Bombay

Ministry of Civil Aviation grants drone use permission to ICMR & IIT, Bombay

🕔18:48, 13.Sep 2021

New Delhi, 13th Sep 2021: Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA) and Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) have granted conditional exemption from Drone Rules, 2021 to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) and Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (IIT-B).

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