A video showing the employees of a private airline along with a few passengers and security personnel dancing to Garba tunes at Bhopal's Raja Bhoj Airport circulated on social media on Tuesday.
The email threat, which was received on Saturday night, turned out to be a hoax after nothing suspicious was found post a thorough check of the aircraft, the Sahar police station official said.
Despite the fact that the warning was a hoax, police claimed, the security at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport has been stepped up.
The induction of A321 P2F (passenger to freighter) will help the airline offer cargo services on both domestic and international routes, IndiGo said.
The codeshare allows Virgin Atlantic customers to connect to and from seven additional cities in India, which will expand to cover a total of 16 destinations later
Sreejesh was travelling to Kochi from Bengaluru. Before boarding, ground staff at the Bengaluru airport told him his 41-inch hockey stick exceeded permissible carriage limits.
The troubled airline has anyway been operating way below approved schedule. Only problem us SpiceJet will miss out on the peak Diwali rush while competitors will make a killing.
The Minister was responding a tweet by a flyer Devasmita Chakraverty who in her tweet claimed that a woman who was originally sitting in 2A (XL seat, exit row) was forced to take the seat 3C because she understood only Telugu, not English/ Hindi.
The incident has reignited the debate about the sidelining of regional languages.
According to official data, passengers carried by domestic airlines during January-August 2022 were 770.70 lakhs compared to 460.45 lakhs during the corresponding period of previous year
The Indian government lifted caps on domestic airfares with effect from August 31 after more than two years, allowing airlines to set ticket prices freely. With airfare caps removed, the market is still divided on what it would mean for the airline industry.
Before joining SpiceJet, Ashish Kumar was serving as the vice president (head) of corporate finance at Interglobe Enterprises, since January 2019.
On Wednesday, Indigo said in a release that Rakesh Gangwal, co-founder, and his family are looking to sell a 2.8 percent stake in the firm through a block deal.
Elbers, the former chief executive of KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, was named as the next CEO by IndiGo on May 18, 2022.
Pieter Elbers would be replacing IndiGo's outgoing chief executive officer Ronojoy Dutta, who was at the airline's helm since 2019.
Aviation experts said that the new prices reflect the competitive landscape present in India and the fact that all airlines in India have reduced prices is a very positive sign for the industry going forward.
The DGCA will probe the incident. This was the second such incident on Thursday of a plane returning to the Delhi airport due to technical issues.
This is the second such incident during the day where a plane returned to Delhi airport due to technical issues.
The country's second-largest airline Vistara said it will continue to have a balanced pricing strategy.
Dutta is to step down as the Whole Time Director and CEO of InterGlobe Aviation, the parent of the country's largest airline IndiGo, on September 30 whereas his current tenure is till January 23, 2024.
"IndiGo's commitment to the deployment of sustainable initiatives will help in achieving a significant scale for SAF (Sustainable Aviation Fuel) to gain a critical mass and bring in cost-efficiency for widespread adoption in India," it said in a release.
Former Sebi chief Meleveetil Damodaran has been appointed as a non-independent non-executive director while Anil Parashar has been re-appointed as a director
An inebriated man who wanted to prevent his family members from travelling out of the country on Saturday made a hoax bomb threat and was later arrested.
The removal of airfare caps and the upcoming festive season are expected to boost demand. Enhanced meal options, as well as better seats and cargo business, will also augment growth, says the airline.
IndiGo’s growth has been driven by the deployment of capacity and utilisation of aircraft. Competition, on the other hand, has not been able to add capacity due to a lack of funds.