Wednesday December 17, 2014
Six Indian carriers including beleaguered SpiceJet, now-collapsed Kingfisher Airlines and Paramount Airways jointly owe a whopping Rs 5,889 crore to the Airports Authority of India (AAI) and three state-run oil companies, the Rajya Sabha was informed...
India | Reported by Kashish | Tuesday December 16, 2014
There was chaos, anxiety and anger at airports across the country today as all Spicejet flights were either delayed or cancelled for several hours.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 9, 2014
A Punjabi association in the US has asked the Indian government to provide E-visa facility at Amritsar airport.
Friday December 5, 2014
SpiceJet has reported fifth straight quarter of net losses. For the July-September period, its net losses were at Rs 310 crore, although it is down from the year-ago period when it had a net loss of Rs 559 crore.
World | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 22, 2014
A heavy fog today shrouded many parts of east China's Shandong province, closing highways, delaying flights and throwing normal life out of gear.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With inputs from agencies) | Saturday November 22, 2014
Days after an Indian national was quarantined at the Delhi airport after traces of the virus were found in his samples, the Health Ministry today has added seven more airports for screening for the disease.
Kashish | Monday November 10, 2014
Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju, who unveiled a draft policy on civil aviation today, said the government will list state-run Airports Authority of India and Pawan Hans in the next six months. He also signaled that loss-making national c...
Cheat Sheet | Agencies | Monday November 10, 2014
Government-owned helicopter operator Pawan Hans and the Airports Authority of India will be listed on the stock exchange within six months, Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapati Raju today said.
Monday November 10, 2014
Proposals for listing of AAI and Pawan Hans have been made in the Draft Civil Aviation Policy, which was released by the minister.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday November 7, 2014
A day after a SpiceJet flight with 140 passengers hit a buffalo that strayed onto the runway at the Surat airport in Gujarat the Civil Aviation Ministry has ordered an investigation and a security review of all airports in the country.
Wednesday October 22, 2014
The government is considering a series of steps, including drastically reducing the time for registration of business to one day, single registration of all labour laws and a cut in number of taxes to improve ease of doing business in India.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 19, 2014
In the wake of the Ebola epidemic, which has claimed more than 4000 lives globally, Kerala has stepped up screening at airports and examined over 450 passengers who arrived from various African countries.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 18, 2014
The Visakhapatnam airport has been made operational for civilian flights after cyclone Hudhud wreaked havoc on the city and caused largescale damage to the airport as well, the navy said on Friday.
Friday October 3, 2014
Two major aviation PSUs - Airports Authority of India (AAI) and Pawan Hans Helicopters Limited, which were headless for several months, would soon have their top posts filled, with the Public Enterprises Selection Board(PESB) shortlisting candidates ...
World | Press Trust of India | Friday September 26, 2014
Hundreds of flights were grounded at two major Chicago airports on Friday, snarling air transit for hours after a fire at an air traffic control facility, officials said.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday September 15, 2014
The Bombay High Court today asked the Centre to immediately provide thermal image scanners at Nagpur and Pune Airports for the screening of passengers from African countries for a possible Ebola infection.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 9, 2014
The Airports Authority of India will come up with first five no-frills airports in four states and the work is expected to begin in the next six months.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 7, 2014
An unidentified aircraft yesterday caused a security scare in Mumbai airspace after it was spotted by an Etihad Airways flight and reported to the air traffic control (ATC) in Mumbai, official sources said.
Wednesday August 27, 2014
This transaction is part of the process of overall commercial development of 22 million square feet of the airport in phases over a period of ten years, GVK said in a press release here.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Tanima Biswas and Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt (With inputs from Agencies) | Tuesday August 26, 2014
Six people who arrived at Delhi airport this morning from Ebola-hit Liberia, have been isolated and taken for further tests. 112 people are arriving at the Mumbai and Delhi airports on seven flights through the day.