Oct 17, 2014 at 18:59 | Source: PTI
The number of air travellers who flew in September was 58.22 lakh, an increase of close to 28 percent over the 45.55 lakh passengers during the same period last year, latest figures issued by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) showed.
Oct 16, 2014 at 22:13 | Source: CNBC-TV18
India's demotion to category-II safety status by the US Federal Aviation Administration earlier this year is both a boon and a curse
Oct 10, 2014 at 16:27 | Source: PTI
The three aircraft -- two Airbus A-320s and a Canadair Regional Jet (CRJ), were grounded after the safety surveillance found "significant and substantive" lapses in them, official sources said.
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'.