Sep 11, 2014 at 09:33 | Source: IBNLive.com
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has directed the Home Ministry to send high-level teams of central officials to coordinate relief operations. Communication lines have also improved in state.
Sep 10, 2014 at 15:49 | Source: PTI
If an air traveller is cash-strapped due to the precarious situation prevailing in Srinagar and elsewhere in the state, the DGCA has asked the air carriers to collect fares only after they reached Delhi.
Aug 28, 2014 at 08:20 | Source: IBNLive.com
Air carriers have also been told to improve quality of service particularly when the flights have been delayed or cancelled.
Aug 27, 2014 at 18:51 | Source: PTI
The number of complaints received by aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) in July was 581 compared to 900 in June, official data showed.
Aug 25, 2014 at 13:08 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
According to a report, the aviation regulator has found serious violations such as fuel leaking into fuselage and panels of emergency doors missing for aircraft operated by some of the scheduled airlines.
Aug 24, 2014 at 18:43 | Source: PTI
Low-cost carrier IndiGo, which lost its market share by a per cent in July to 30.7 per cent, has also lost as many as 40 commanders or senior pilots mainly to Gulf carriers in the last one year.
Aug 11, 2014 at 18:59 | Source: PTI
"We are in the last lap of the process of securing the Air Operator Permit (AOP of flying licence). There are a series of approvals which we have to get to the satisfaction of DGCA," said Phee Teik Yeoh, the CEO of the start-up full-service airline 'Vistara'.
Aug 04, 2014 at 15:02 | Source: PTI
The Civil Aviation Minister said 2,394 surveillance audits and 20 regulatory audits have been planned under annual surveillance programme during 2014.
Jul 31, 2014 at 11:19 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
On Directorate General of Civil Aviations statement of possible audit due to engineering issues, the low-cost airline said that it has youngest fleet in the country with an impeccable safety record since operations began in May 2005. Its average age of aircraft being 4.5 years, it informed.
Jul 30, 2014 at 21:50 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
SpiceJet today confirmed the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) had formed a three-member committee to conduct an engineering audit even as it sought allay investor fears by saying it was fully-compliant with all safety regulations.