Wednesday April 16, 2014
Confirming that they had received the DGCA notice, a spokesperson of the company owned by infrastructure major GMR said a written response would be shortly sent to the aviation regulator and expressed hope that the 11 pilots and six cabin crew would ...
Tuesday April 15, 2014
No frills airlines SpiceJet and IndiGo on Tuesday merged fuel surcharge with base fares, saying it would simplify the prevailing fare structure.
Tuesday April 15, 2014
Following apprehensions expressed on these lines by various quarters, the aviation regulator has given effect to amendments in a rule relating to grant of flying permits to new airlines in the country, official sources said here.
Reuters | Monday April 14, 2014
The number of commercial planes worldwide with Wi-Fi, cell service or both is expected to more than triple over the next 10 years, to 14,000 from about 4,000 currently.
World | Associated Press | Monday April 14, 2014
Here are the most prominent moments in which hopes of solving the tragic aviation mystery were dashed.
Sunday April 13, 2014
For the first time, Indian banks have started evincing interest in financing aircraft purchase, with Bank of India (BoI) extending a loan of $200 million to Air India to finance the acquisition of three Dreamliners, according to official sources.
Friday April 11, 2014
To enhance on-time performance in its domestic network, the Jet Airways Group today said it will extend the practice of closing domestic check-in counters 45 minutes before departure to all non-metro airports with immediate effect.
World | Reuters | Friday April 11, 2014
Malaysia's government has begun investigating civil aviation and military authorities to determine why opportunities to identify and track Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 were missed in the chaotic hours after it vanished, two officials said.
Wednesday April 9, 2014
Representatives of Jet Airways and Etihad Airways on Wednesday met Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) officials and sought an early clearance to their Rs 2,060-crore deal from the capital market watchdog, according to sources.
Election 2014 | NDTV.com | Thursday April 10, 2014
Rashtriya Lok Dal chief Ajit Singh, a six-term MP from the Jat-dominated Baghpat who joined the UPA in 2012 to become the civil aviation minister, faces a formidable rival in the form of former Mumbai Police Commissioner Satyapal Singh, who has been ...
World | Kirk Semple, New York Times | Wednesday April 9, 2014
As the intensive hunt for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 entered its second month Tuesday, the only certainty was that it would become the most expensive search and recovery effort in aviation history, with an international fleet of ships and planes sc...
Tuesday April 8, 2014
Carrying on with its low-fare offers, SpiceJet has now started giving limited-period discounted tickets to flyers from Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and West Bengal.
World | Reuters | Tuesday April 8, 2014
The hunt for missing Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370 is on track to cost hundreds of millions of dollars, becoming the most expensive search in aviation history with 26 countries contributing planes, ships, submarines and satellites to the internatio...
Monday April 7, 2014
Singapore Airlines will operate Airbus A380 aircraft to Delhi and Mumbai from May 30, it said on Monday, becoming the first carrier to fly the superjumbos into India after a ban was lifted.
Thursday April 3, 2014
In a late evening development yesterday, the Civil Aviation Ministry granted a no-objection certificate to the Tata-SIA joint venture, which will enable the company to approach the DGCA for securing an air operator's permit.
World | Edward Wong and Kirk Semple, The New York Times | Wednesday April 2, 2014
For 10 days, Monica R. Kelly and her American law firm's aviation lawyers have stalked the dim hallways of the Lido Hotel here to make their pitches to relatives of passengers aboard missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
Tuesday April 1, 2014
Aviation turbine fuel (ATF) price was on Tuesday cut by 4 per cent and that of non-subsidised cooking gas (LPG) by Rs 100 per cylinder, reflecting global trends.
Election 2014 | Reported by Sandeep Phukan, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday April 1, 2014
Narendra Modi, the BJP's prime ministerial candidate, today alleged a conspiracy after his flights to Uttar Pradesh and then Madhya Pradesh were hit by delays. The BJP has asked the Election Commission to instruct civil aviation authorities to ensure...
Wednesday April 2, 2014
The offer is valid for tickets booked between April 1-3 and travel between July 1, 2014, and March 28, 2015, on domestic flights.
World | Reuters | Tuesday April 1, 2014
Of all the 20 aircraft and ships out scouring the vast Indian Ocean for debris from Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, the U.S. Navy's P-8 Poseidon seems perhaps the most likely to help unlock modern aviation's most confounding mystery.