Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 15, 2015
Flying from the Mumbai Airport might become costlier from next year if a proposal floated by regulator AERA to levy an additional fee from passengers to fund a metro rail project there, is accepted.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 8, 2015
Travelers arriving in India may no longer have to stand in long queues as the government has decided to deploy more immigration officials in all international airports.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 3, 2015
The proposed aviation policy will pave the way for fresh foreign capital inflows into upcoming public-private partnership airports as the policy seeks to end uncertainties, says India Ratings, a credit ranking agency.
India News | Agencies | Friday October 30, 2015
Incentives to fly to small towns at affordable costs and easing the norms for domestic carriers to operate services abroad are some of the highlights of the new draft aviation policy, released on Friday for feedback before finalisation.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 22, 2015
Internationals airports across the country have been put on alert to check gold smuggling which might rise because of forthcoming festivals like Diwali and marriage season.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 21, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi would inaugurate tomorrow the new integrated terminal of the Airports Authority of India-run Tirupati airport, that would help further boost connectivity to the famous temple town in southern Andhra Pradesh.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Monday October 19, 2015
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu today laid the foundation stone for the new terminal building at the city airport, built at an estimated cost of Rs 135 crore.
Chandigarh News | Press Trust of India | Monday October 19, 2015
Chandigarh International Airport Ltd, subsidiary of Airports Authority of India, will commence all domestic scheduled and non scheduled flights from newly constructed Integrated Terminal Building at Civil Airport here from today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 14, 2015
As many as 36 AAI-managed airports are likely to have a hi-tech baggage management system in place by next year, which would reduce waiting period for fliers by a significant amount besides minimising disruption.
Press Trust of India | Thursday October 1, 2015
AAI's per-day billing to SpiceJet towards landing, parking and other support services currently stands at Rs 1.30 crore, sources said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 1, 2015
The government-owned Airports Authority of India (AAI) has asked SpiceJet to pay an additional Rs 70 lakh per day over and above the daily payment to clear its dues, totaling around Rs 150 crore.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 29, 2015
Faced with the shortage of air safety experts and funding issues, India today mooted the idea of pooling of safety regulators for the South Asian region.
India News | Written by Ketki Angre | Sunday September 27, 2015
By July next year at least 50 government buildings, 75 railway stations and all international airports will be made accessible to people with physical disabilities, the government has claimed as part of an ambitious drive to make India more accessible for the different-abled.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 24, 2015
The government wants to develop strategies to operationalise unused airports in the country, civil aviation minister Ashok Gajapati Raju has said.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 19, 2015
The number of air passengers from Andhra Pradesh has witnessed a growth of around 52 per cent as against about 18 per cent in the country.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday September 16, 2015
Robert Vadra, the son-in-law of Congress president Sonia Gandhi, will no longer be spared security checks at airports. The government has withdrawn Mr Vadra's no-frisking privileges, which had generated much controversy and debate.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 12, 2015
Insisting that he is "not a VIP", Congress president Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra today said he had given consent for removal of his name from the elite 'no-frisking' list at airports and wondered if it was not being done as part of a "conspiracy" to malign his image.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 8, 2015
Major airports of Rajasthan will go green soon with solar power catering to most of their electricity needs, a senior official of Airports Authority of India (AAI) said today.
Others News | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 5, 2015
Union Minister Mahesh Sharma today announced that AAI would provide Rs 5 crore for cleanliness mission in Varanasi, carrying forward the "special drive" under the Swachh Bharat Mission and said "mass support" is needed for its success.
Kolkata News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 4, 2015
Authorities at the Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International (NSCBI) Airport in Kolkata are planning to generate their own power through solar energy, a senior AAI official today said.
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.