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.
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.