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"Directed Secretary MoCA to review issues related to Jet Airways. Asked him to take necessary steps to minimise passenger inconvenience and ensure their safety," Prabhu tweeted in the morning.
- Jun 29, 2016 10:22 AM IST
More than 30 people have been killed and hundreds injured in the terror attack at Ataturk airport in Istanbul.
- Sep 15, 2015 10:01 PM IST
Airlines want the government to crackdown on predatory pricing like the "one-rupee" airfare schemes among others.
- Jul 29, 2013 07:54 PM IST
The Jet-Etihad deal is ready for takeoff as India's largest FDI investment in aviation has been given the green signal by the foreign investment promotion board. The nod has been given with 4 conditions and if both the airlines agree to it then the deal will be taken up by the cabinet.
- Apr 15, 2013 09:14 AM IST
The open air policy of the government has helped achieve higher growth in the aviation sector and the country is going to be the second largest air traffic market in the world, Aviation Minister Ajit Singh said on Sunday.
- Oct 09, 2012 04:56 PM IST
A year after Air India failed to join the Star Alliance, the government today said it would soon initiate talks with German carrier Lufthansa to adhere to its plan to mentor the national carrier to join the global airline group.
- Oct 09, 2012 12:16 PM IST
India proposes to ask airlines to provide detailed business plans three years before they purchase planes, the country's aviation minister Ajit Singh said on Tuesday.
- Oct 08, 2012 10:42 AM IST
Aviation Minister Ajit Singh has urged Asia Pacific regulators to oppose measures like the EU Emissions Trading Scheme, calling it "unilateral".
- Oct 04, 2012 05:37 PM IST
Aviation minister Ajit Singh told CNBC-TV18 that he has mandated Kingfisher Airlines (KFA) submit details of plans to maintain flight schedules and continue operations.
- Oct 03, 2012 12:36 PM IST
The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) will submit a report on Kingfisher Airlines to the government on Thursday, Aviation Minister Ajit Singh told reporters on Wednesday.
- Jun 25, 2012 12:36 PM IST
There was no end in sight to the 49-day-old Air India pilots strike with the government today making it clear that they have to return to work "unconditionally" and the pilots insisting that sack orders be withdrawn immediately.
- Jun 18, 2012 04:36 PM IST
As the strike by a section of the Air India pilots entered the 45th day, Aviation Minister Ajit Singh today reiterated his readiness to take back the sacked pilots provided they called off their agitation unconditionally and returned to work.
- Jun 11, 2012 10:22 AM IST
With Air India considering further crackdown on the striking pilots, the government today said it is for airlines management to decide for how long to keep them on their payroll when they are not working.
- May 15, 2012 02:18 PM IST
Aviation Minister Ajit Singh on Tuesday said that Air India pilots were making false claims of being sick and not reporting for duty.
- May 09, 2012 10:17 PM IST
Sick pilots, cancelled flights, sackings, an angry aviation minister, and even a court order - the tussle at Air India over who gets to fly dreamliners has become a nightmare and the airline will need more than a slap in the face to wake up from it reports CNBC-TV18's Swati Khandelwal Jain.
- Apr 26, 2012 07:04 PM IST
The civil aviation ministry today sought to wash its hand off the hike, saying it had little to do with the move. Aviation minister Ajit Singh today said that the airports economic regulatory authority was a judicial body and the ministry could not intervene.
- Mar 14, 2012 01:00 PM IST
The aviation regulator will submit a report on troubled Kingfisher Airlines in one to two days, Aviation Minister Ajit Singh told reporters on Wednesday.
- Dec 18, 2011 12:37 PM IST
Ajit Singh, whose RLD has five members in the Lok Sabha, had a meeting with the Prime Minister on Monday. With RLD joining the ruling coalition, UPA's strength in the Lok Sabha has gone up from 272 to 277.
- Nov 11, 2011 05:36 PM IST
Even as the aviation regulator DGCA cracks down on Kingfisher Airlines for withdrawing flights, the aviation minister said he will help the airline get back on its feet, reports CNBC-TV18 Mehak Kasbekar.
- Jun 15, 2011 09:42 AM IST
10 associations and unions of Air India (AI) and erstwhile Indian Airlines (IA) have written to the civil aviation minister asking him for an appointment within a week to sort out their issues.
- May 03, 2011 09:30 PM IST
There may be some breakthrough after eight days of the Air India strike. Civil Aviation Minister Vyalar Ravi today said that Air India management may look at reinstating pilots, reports CNBC-TV18’s Mehak Kasbekar.
- Feb 17, 2011 06:20 PM IST
Aviation Minister Vayalar Ravi on Thursday hinted at a top management rejig at Air India, CNBC-TV18's Swati Khandelwal Jain reports.