India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 23, 2015
Robert Vadra, the son-in-law of Congress president Sonia Gandhi, today said that he's "No VIP" and shouldn't be treated as one, after the government removed his name from the 'no-frisking' list at airports.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 19, 2015
Now, private players would be roped in only for operation and maintenance activities of Jaipur and Ahmedabad airports.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 19, 2015
Reversing its earlier plan, the government has decided to scrap the proposal to privatize Chennai, Kolkata, Jaipur and Ahmedabad airports.
Thomson Reuters | Wednesday August 19, 2015
More than two years after the completion of a new $17 million (Rs 111 crore at 1 dollar = 65.31 rupees) terminal building, the airport in Jaisalmer, the remote desert city in Rajasthan, stands empty.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 15, 2015
E-tourist visa facility, which allows foreigners to get easy travel documents to visit India on the click of a button, will be extended to 150 countries and some more airports within this fiscal.
Press Trust of India | Thursday August 13, 2015
Revenues from airports segment stood at Rs 675 crore during the quarter against Rs 313 crore for the same quarter last year.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 11, 2015
A second airport will be set up in National Capital Region (NCR), Union Minister Mahesh Sharma informed the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 11, 2015
The Maharashtra government plans to develop at least 21 small airports in a phased manner as part of its 'Make In Maharashtra' campaign within four years so that commercial air services can be started, Maharashtra Finance Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar said in Mumbai on Monday.
Press Trust of India | Thursday July 30, 2015
Failure by the Airports Authority of India to take timely action against now defunct Kingfisher Airlines for non-payment of dues and allowing it to operate on credit basis led to losses worth Rs 290 crore, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 23, 2015
Union Minister Mahesh Sharma said on Thursday that the government has taken a decision to set up a second airport in the national capital region.
Press Trust of India | Sunday July 19, 2015
Voicing concerns over the government's plan to privatise the four state-run airports which might result in a steep hike in user fees, global airlines body IATA has said an all-out sale will only benefit the operators.
Press Trust of India | Monday July 13, 2015
As many as six companies, including GMR-Megawide, have evinced interest in the airport projects, according to a statement issued by the Philippines government.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Sandeep Phukan; Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Monday July 13, 2015
Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju today launched the GPS-Aided Geo Augmented Navigation (GAGAN) system, which will make airline operations more efficient and reduce costs.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday July 2, 2015
An Air India flight ready for take-off in one of India's most sensitive airports, reopened its door to take Union Minister Kiren Rijiju on board at the last minute. This was among the many possible security breaches in an incident last week that Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju today called "indefensible," without specifying who was to ...
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 26, 2015
Maharashtra government plans to upgrade airports in Solapur, Shirdi and Amravati as part of its efforts to encourage air connectivity.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 25, 2015
An alert has been sounded at all airports to screen passengers especially from Middle East and South Korea, for Middle East Corona Virus (MERS-Cov), a kind of deadly respiratory disease.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 17, 2015
Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has said it will provide navigational support to the country's Railways through 'GAGAN' (GPS-aided geo-augmented navigation) system.
Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Sunday June 14, 2015
Four personnel of the Central Industrial Security Force have been handed over to the Kerala Police for investigations into the violence at the airport in Kozhikode on Wednesday night, top CISF sources have told NDTV.
India News | Friday June 12, 2015
Eight men of the Airports Authority of India's fire and safety department have been arrested in connection with the death of a head constable of the Central Industrial Security Force, or CISF two days ago. Earlier, 11 personnel had been detained for questioning.
Tuesday June 16, 2015
Myles, the self-drive service offered by Carzonrent, is now present at 10 airports across the country. The cities are - Delhi, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Chennai, Mumbai, Pune, Vizag, Bhubaneshwar, Amritsar, Chandigarh.
Thursday June 4, 2015
GVK's Mumbai International Airport Pvt Ltd (MIAL) is a Public Private Partnership (PPP) 74:26 joint venture between GVK-led consortium and Airports Authority of India (AAI).
Monday June 1, 2015
A diversified group with interests in airports, highways and energy, GMR Infrastructure has reported a net loss of Rs 2,733 crore for the financial year 2014-15.
World News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 27, 2015
Belgian airports were at a standstill Wednesday after an electrical failure at air traffic control in Brussels caused Belgium-bound flights to be diverted, with all departures also delayed until further notice.
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.