India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 17, 2015
With the NDA government set to complete a year in office, aviation industry experts say the sector hasn't had much to cheer about during this period as the much-needed reforms have either been in a go-around mode or in holding pattern.
Others News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 22, 2015
The Tripura government has requested the Airports Authority of India (AAI) to build a new terminal building at Agartala Airport immediately, an official said today.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday April 22, 2015
Robert Vadra, the son-in-law of Congress president Sonia Gandhi, has taken a swipe at Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju's comments on special privileges for "VIPs" at airports, calling it "hypocrisy of the highest limits."
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday April 22, 2015
A day after claiming that privileges for Members of Parliament at airports will continue, the government said what is extended to lawmakers at airports are not privileges, but "courtesies".
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday April 20, 2015
The government today said in Parliament that privileges for Members of Parliament at airports will continue and there has been no proposal to curtail them.
Press Trust of India | Thursday April 16, 2015
AAI has, however, outrightly rejected the move because the airline is now far more financially stable than the last year," sources said.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 12, 2015
Over three kg of gold, worth Rs 91 lakh, was seized today in two separate cases at Chennai and Kochi airports.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 2, 2015
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today said the situation in the war-hit Yemen was not conducive for speedy evacuation of stranded Indians, including Keralites, as almost all airports there were closed.
Wednesday April 1, 2015
The AAI received the part payment of around Rs 300 crore dues on Tuesday, sources said.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 31, 2015
A bird-hit incident led to chaos at the Mumbai Airport today forcing the authorities to divert as many as five flights to nearby airports and three to do a go-around.
Press Trust of India | Friday March 27, 2015
This special measure taken by the CBEC is in addition to the 24x7 facilities provided by the Customs formations at the ports and airports, it said.
Others News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 23, 2015
The Airports Authority of India (AAI) is planning to install a special canopy at the airport in Tiruchirapalli to help protect perishable export items like fruits and flowers from rains.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday March 18, 2015
After several delays, as the world's first solar plane finally took off from Ahmedabad for Varanasi - the only stretch in India it will fly - the team that was to receive it in the temple town was still stuck in Ahmedabad.
Tuesday March 3, 2015
However, the government has initiated the process for developing four airports through public private partnership mode, Minister of State for Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma told the Rajya Sabha in a written reply.
Telangana News | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 28, 2015
In a swift operation, a heart harvested from an accident-victim was air-lifted today from Bengaluru in one hour and 30 minutes and transplanted successfully in a 46-year-old woman at Yashoda hospital in Hyderbad.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Thursday February 26, 2015
From a layperson's point of view, our airports seem to be under a heavy cloak of security, but a closer look will reveal that five of Maharashtra's most sensitive airports, including Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA), are at risk becau...
Tuesday February 24, 2015
Five private carriers, including the grounded Kingfisher, had to pay dues worth over Rs 664 crore to the Airports Authority of India (AAI) at the end of December 2014, the government said today.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 14, 2015
To encourage people to read books, the Human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry would approach the Railway and the Civil Aviation ministries to set up book stalls of National Book Trust (NBT) on platforms and in airports.
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...