Sep 16, 2015 at 10:55 | Source: PTI
Besides chief pilot and co-pilot of Taj Air, a cabin crew member has also been suspended. All the three have been suspended for three months, sources at the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) said.
Aug 27, 2015 at 15:38 | Source: PTI
"It (predatory pricing) is a concern of a majority of Parliamentarians, including the Prime Minister, and needs to be addressed," Sharma, Minister of State for Civil Aviation, said here on the sidelines of an industry event, organised by the Assocham in association with the Civil Aviation Ministry.
Aug 26, 2015 at 22:03 | Source: PTI
The existing norm allows only those Indian carriers fly abroad who have completed five years of domestic operations besides a fleet of 20 aircraft.
Aug 23, 2015 at 19:21 | Source: PTI
Tata-SIA joint venture airline Vistara and budget carrier AirAsia India are unlikely to get aviation regulator DGCA's nod for CAT-IIIB operations in low visibility during foggy season this year, sources have said.
Aug 21, 2015 at 18:15 | Source: CNBC-TV18
This is being seen as a sign of protest against a recent labour ministry directive which has barred senior pilots of the national carrier from being a part of the employees union.
Aug 21, 2015 at 15:24 | Source: CNBC-TV18
The suspension was carried out on the ground of whether the pilots had carried enough fuel.
Aug 18, 2015 at 18:21 | Source: PTI
Last month, local carriers ferried 67.45 lakh passengers, a growth of 29.3 percent compared with 52.16 lakh passengers seen in July last year. Many carriers had come out with discounts in July and fuel prices had also declined. Both these factors to some extent helped in reducing airfares.
Aug 16, 2015 at 11:50 | Source: PTI
Aviation regulator DGCA has asked airlines to stop allowing excessive duty free material and extra crew baggage on board, as part of its efforts to ensure efficient fuel management during flights.
Aug 07, 2015 at 21:24 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Come this winter, domestic flyers will have more flying options to choose from. Leading airlines like IndiGo, Jet Airways and Air India are looking to add to the existing fleet to cater to the rising demand report CNBC-TV18s Sindhu Bhattacharya and Ronojoy Banerjee.
Jul 31, 2015 at 19:15 | Source: PTI
The Finance Ministry on Friday sought Parliament's nod for making an additional equity infusion into Air India worth Rs 800 crore, less than half the amount sought by the Civil Aviation Ministry for the national carrier.