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.
Cities | Reported by Tejas Mehta, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya (with inputs from PTI) | Tuesday August 26, 2014
Elaborate precautionary arrangements have been put in place at the Mumbai Airport to screen the 112 stranded Indians, who are expected to arrive on Tuesday by various flights from and around the Ebola-hit Liberia, authorities said on Monday.
World | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 19, 2014
Stepping up its vigil against Ebola virus, government has started risk categorisation of passengers from the affected countries at Indian airports as high, medium and low.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Tuesday August 19, 2014
Both teams extended their reign over the two trophies without any threats - not even a perceived one - beating the Railways men and the Airports Authority of India women by an identical 3-0 margin.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 13, 2014
Government is considering setting up of three greenfield airports in the Northeast -- in Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh and Nagaland.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 12, 2014
With airports across the country already on alert to screen passengers coming in from Ebola-hit countries, government today directed all airlines to follow precautionary guidelines to help isolate travellers who may have been affected by the virus.
India | Agence France-Presse | Saturday August 9, 2014
India's airports went on alert and the government opened an emergency helpline on Saturday as part of measures to tackle any outbreak of the deadly Ebola epidemic in the country of 1.25 billion people.
Monday July 21, 2014
Cases have been filed in the Bombay High Court against Kingfisher which has shut operations, Minister of State for Civil Aviation G M Siddeshwara said in reply to a question in the Lok Sabha.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 13, 2014
In another step against smoking, the government has reduced by 50 per cent the duty free allowance of cigarettes to 100 sticks and 25 cigars in airports.
India | IANS | Thursday July 10, 2014
New airports will be developed in smaller cities and towns to encourage air travel in the country, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley announced Thursday.
Wednesday July 9, 2014
India's civil aviation sector is showing signs of revival in growth after a period of turbulence with emergence of new players such as AirAsia and Tata-SIA Airline, although domestic passenger traffic handled at Indian airports grew by just 5.2 per c...
India | Press Trust of India | Friday July 4, 2014
Wanting railway stations to be better than the airports, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today indicated that private players could be soon be involved in their development and modernisation in a major way.