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Indian Air Force has released 10 percent of its reserved air space for civil airlines, reducing flying time on 13 routes
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SpiceClub is segregated into four tiers – Classic, Silver, Gold and Platinum, through which members can earn points on every Rs 100 spent on flights and add-ons
During the sale, which commenced on August 3, flight tickets can be booked for the travel period until March 31, 2021.
Airlines and travel portals are also offering discounts for doctors, nurses and those from the armed forces
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However, if a flyer has been allotted the middle seat due to a high passenger load "then additional protective equipment like wrap-around gown of the Ministry of Textile approved standards" must be provided to that passenger in addition to three-layered face mask and face shield, said the DGCA order, which has been accessed by PTI.
The industry regulator has advised airlines to avoid flights through locusts swarms
The aircraft maker's best-selling plane was grounded in March 2019 after the second fatal 737 MAX crash in five months. Boeing declined to say what the current production rate is.
Besides offering two aircraft, Chhawchharia has mentioned about the need for funds commencement of proposed repatriation flights.
The Supreme Court also observed that middle seats should be kept vacant even in domestic flights.
The decision was conveyed by the department of disaster management, relief and reconstruction (state executive committee), extending the already set protocols for passengers returning passengers to the Union Territory.
Brokerage firm Centrum Broking believes that one-third of scheduled capacity is a reasonable starting point for the sector given that demand is likely to remain low.
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The state has reported 690 cases after 24 more tested positive for coronavirus on Thursday. As of now over 80,000 people are under observation across the state.
While many airlines across the world have started with empty middle seats as the norm, India is not going ahead with the same, enabling airlines to sell all available seats, albeit with a price cap.
The airlines shall make all arrangements so as to ensure that the risk of transmission of COVID-19 virus is minimised.
The airline said it would restart primarily domestic flights in Britain and France from June 15, before adding other destinations later.
The deal would involve the government taking two seats on its supervisory board, but it would only exercise its voting rights as a whole in exceptional cases such as protection against a takeover.
A SpiceJet spokesperson, however, said its international bookings are closed till June 15.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday that a quarantine would soon be needed for people coming into this country by air to prevent a second peak of the coronavirus pandemic.
If it fails to come out of bankruptcy, Bogota-based Avianca would be one of the first major carriers worldwide to go under as a result of the pandemic, which has crippled world travel.
"Five Air India pilots have tested positive for coronavirus. These pilots were tested one after one. We suspect it could be a case of faulty testing kit as well," one of the sources said
The Central government is likely to operate 64 flights from May 7 to 13 to bring home around 14,800 Indian nationals stranded abroad because of the coronavirus lockdown