Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Monday January 19, 2015
Inspection work at the runway at the Indira Gandhi International Airport on Sunday forced a KLM plane from Amsterdam to do a go-around when it was on a landing approach.
Thursday January 8, 2015
Crisis-hit SpiceJet may get the first round of much-needed fund infusion in the next two days, while more may come in a month's time as part of an estimated $200 million (Rs 1253.4 crore at 1 dollar = 62.67 rupees) investment plan, sources said on Th...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday January 5, 2015
The Central Industrial Security Force or CISF, in charge of security at the country's airports, reviewed it procedures today, with all airports on high alert after intelligence agencies warned of a possible hijack attempt on an Air India flight to Ka...
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt (With inputs from agencies) | Monday January 5, 2015
Airports across the country are on high alert and anti-hijack measures are in place after intelligence agencies warned of a possible hijack attempt on an Air India flight to Kabul in Afghanistan.
India News | Reported by Sandeep Phukan and Sudhi Ranjan Sen, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Sunday January 4, 2015
Intelligence agencies have issued a fresh and specific alert to the Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS), about a possible hijack attempt on an Air India flight.
India News | Reported by Sandeep Phukan and Sudhi Ranjan Sen; Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Sunday January 4, 2015
Intelligence agencies have alerted the Bureau of Civil aviation security (BCAS) about a possible hijack attempt on an Air India flight. The security agencies have identified sensitive airports, including Kabul, and say that the Delhi-Kabul flight cou...
Friday January 2, 2015
The AAI has issued a notice to the Wadia Group-promoted airline warning that it may be put on the "pay-as-you-fly" mode if the dues are not cleared on time.
Wednesday December 31, 2014
Beleaguered carrier SpiceJet defaulted a second time on salary payments in last two months but got a reprieve on Wednesday from the Airports Authority of India (AAI), which extended the two-week credit payment facility to it by another 14 days.
Tuesday December 30, 2014
SpiceJet has so far given a bank guarantee of Rs 82.5 crore of the total due, the official, who declined to be named, told reporters in New Delhi. He said the aviation ministry would decide the next course of action in case the airline didn't pay by ...
India News | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday December 29, 2014
The Home Ministry has given approval to a long standing demand of security forces - night landing facilities in Maoist-hit areas of Chhattisgarh, sources told NDTV. The Airports Authority of India has been given instructions and soon, aircraft will b...
Monday December 22, 2014
Troubled budget carrier SpiceJet's dues to foreign and Indian vendors, airport operators and oil companies grew swiftly from Rs 990 crore to Rs 1,230 crore in a matter of 18 days till December 10, the Lok Sabha was informed on Monday.
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 News | 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.
World News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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.