Now pay more to pre-book a window or aisle seat on an airline
May 13, 2015 at 10:41 | Source:
If you're travelling by Indigo -- you have to pay more if you pre-book a window or an aisle seat. Pre-booking a seat in the first two rows or near emergency exits in the 12th and 13th rows in an IndiGo flight will cost passengers more with the airlin...
Air India may add 4-5 new European destinations, opt for bigger aircraft
May 07, 2015 at 16:46 | Source:
New Delhi:Air India may start flying to four or five new destinations in Europe and is also looking at thepossibility of getting six Boeing 787-900 aircraft which are more spacious than the current B 787-800 in its fleet.It is obvious that Air India ...
SpiceJet discount offer: Travel with 7 kg hand baggage and fly for Rs 999
Apr 27, 2015 at 15:41 | Source:
So India is finally coming around to the practice held dear by budget airlines across the world - each piece of checked in luggage could be charged extra on a flight. And there could be incentives in terms of lower fares for those passengers who pref...
Air traffic rose by 20% in quarter, less occupancy in March
Apr 24, 2015 at 21:56 | Source:
New Delhi: India's air passenger traffic rose by an impressive 20.57 percent in the March quarter over the same period a year ago. However, the carriers filled less number of seats inMarch against February, according to the data released by the DGCA....
IndiGo annouces bonus for pilots, cabin crew
Apr 08, 2015 at 14:53 | Source:
India's most profitable budget carrier IndiGo Airlines has announced a bonus of five percent for its pilots and cabin crew of. This bonus, which would be the fifth in a row, will be five percent of their annual salary. According to a Business Stand...
IndiGo pushes back delivery of two leased Airbus A320
Apr 05, 2015 at 15:11 | Source:
New Delhi: No-frills airline IndiGo has pushed back the delivery of two leased Airbus A320 to the third week of this month.As part of a subleasing agreement with Singapore-based budget airline Tiger Air last year, the Gurgaon-based carrier had to tak...
IPO buzz: IndiGo may be planning to raise around Rs 2500 cr by May-end
Mar 27, 2015 at 14:32 | Source:
India's biggest carrier, IndiGo, is preparing to file documents for a stock listing to raise $300 ( Rs 1,900 crore) to $400 million ( Rs 2500 croree), two sources with knowledge of the plans said, as it looks to cash in on a booming air travel market...
Vistara seeks to improve aircraft loads as network expands
Mar 26, 2015 at 20:22 | Source:
New Delhi: Vistara doubled the number of passengers carried and managed to fill more seats on its aircraft in February than in January. But it still flew with almost four in 10 empty seats last month. Compare this with the incumbents. IndiGo, Jet Air...
DGCA comes across 39 safety norms violation cases this year
Mar 09, 2015 at 16:39 | Source:
New Delhi: Thirty nine cases of safety norms violations involving six airlines have been detected by the DGCA so far this year and necessary action has been initiated in this regard, the government said today.Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi R...