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 The government has withdrawn Mr Vadra's no-frisking privileges, which had generated much controversy and debate.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.
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.