Wednesday October 1, 2014
Indian Oil Corp cut jet fuel price by an average of nearly 3 percent across cities.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday September 27, 2014
Remnants of volcanoes, towering ridges and deep trenches have been discovered on the seabed of the southern Indian Ocean by experts mapping the underwater terrain as part of the search for missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370.
Wednesday September 24, 2014
Top officials of Indian airlines on Tuesday raised issues afflicting the aviation sector like high jet fuel cost and airport charges as the government said it would soon finalise a policy to enhance connectivity to regional destinations and remote ar...
World | Associated Press | Friday September 19, 2014
Crews will resume the hunt for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 at the end of the month, and will begin the search in an area farther south than initially planned.
Tuesday September 16, 2014
Low-priced air tickets offered by various Indian airlines seem to have had an effect, with the number of passengers flying in August growing by over 8.3 per cent compared to the previous month, official data showed on Tuesday.
World | Press Trust of India | Monday September 15, 2014
The Australia-led search team for the missing Malaysian flight MH370 has discovered 58 hard objects inconsistent with the Indian Ocean seabed, raising hopes of solving the over six months-long aviation mystery.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday September 14, 2014
A Malaysia Airlines flight was forced to turn around due to an auto-pilot defect, landing safely early Sunday, said the carrier already reeling from the loss of two planes this year.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 11, 2014
A 40-year-old British national is facing trial in the UAE for threatening an Indian air hostess on an Emirates airlines flight and verbally abusing her after she refused to give him alcohol.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 10, 2014
A consumer forum has directed Qatar Airways to pay Rs 70,000 to a woman who lost her goods and money while travelling to South Africa, while holding the airlines as "deficient" in service.
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.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday September 5, 2014
The Australian authority leading the search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 said Friday that "hard spots" had been found on the Indian Ocean seabed, but that most would likely be geological features.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 27, 2014
Air India tops the list of passenger complaints lodged against Indian airlines in July this year, followed by no-frill carrier SpiceJet, official data shows.
Wednesday August 27, 2014
National carrier Air India will celebrate on Wednesday its merger with erstwhile Indian Airlines as 'Air India Day', offering tickets for Rs 100 for a limited period.
Monday August 25, 2014
Concerned over "unsatisfactory performance" of Indian airlines in taking on foreign competition, the government is considering a new strategy to motivate them to perform and take away overseas flying rights of those who fail to do so.
World | Agence-France Presse | Sunday August 24, 2014
Chinese physics student Jimmy Wang had no interest in aviation until March 8, when Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 went missing with his 58-year-old father Wang Lijun aboard.
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.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday July 31, 2014
Two ships surveying the sea floor where Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 is thought to have crashed are making steady progress with a deep-water search to get underway in September, Australian authorities said Thursday.
World | Associated Press | Saturday July 26, 2014
When air travel goes wrong, the modern world has given us a script to follow.
Thursday July 24, 2014
The government on Thursday said some banks have initiated the process of declaring debt-ridden Kingfisher Airlines as a wilful defaulter.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday July 23, 2014
The months-long hunt for the Malaysian airliner that vanished off the Australian coast will not be interrupted by the top search official's new job in recovering bodies from the downed airliner in Ukraine, the Australian government said Wednesday.