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Flight returns as oxygen masks fail to operate mid-air

The scare happened on Ethiopian Airlines' flight ET-687 on September 15, which took off with 223 passengers for Addis Ababa at 6.40am.

Commode rips off as severe turbulence hits Air India flight

A couple of cabin crew members received minor injuries, said sources. The incident occurred on September 17 onboard AI-467, which took off from Delhi around 7pm.

Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal flags off Guwahati-Bangkok flight

Government of India has taken up steps to connect six South East Asian destinations from Guwahati under UDAN scheme.

Chennai: IndiGo flight makes emergency landing due to signs of smoke

Chennai: A Doha bound IndiGo flight, was grounded at Chennai Airport after smoke was detected in its cargo. The incident was reported to the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA).

IndiGo told to keep 15% seats vacant on Delhi-Istanbul flights

Directorate General of Civil Aviation chief’s directive came after passengers on many of IndiGo’s Delhi-Istanbul flights found out that their baggage hadn’t taken off from Delhi after reaching their destination.

Government sets up mechanism to monitor air fares

Hardeep Singh Puri clarified that the government does not intend to interfere in the pricing mechanism of the airlines.

Ramp walks, dancing: DGCA clamps down on flight crew TikTok videos

DGCA has directed all airlines to rein in such behaviour and will soon seek a compliance report, said a senior official at the department.

IndiGo starts direct flights from Kolkata to Yangon

The new flights are designed to cater to business and leisure travellers who are on the lookout for new and affordable flying options between the two countries, IndiGo said in a release.

On recovery path: Domestic aviation industry grows 3.87% in August

Airlines registered a marginal growth of 3.87% year-on-year in the number of domestic passengers flown during August

AAI opts out of race to buy shares from Bidvest, ACSA

Arbitration panel gives time till Oct 30 to GVK to bring in investors.

Amit Shah panel to meet again to finalise divestment of Air India

Amit Shah panel to meet again to finalise divestment of Air India

"We are going to take all decisions that have to be taken in a defined period of time,” aviation minister Hardeep Singh Puri .

Aviation watchdog may ask Boeing to set up 737 MAX simulators in India

Aviation watchdog may ask Boeing to set up 737 MAX simulators in India

Boeing is making software changes and drawing up a new pilot training plan, and will need to conduct a key certification test flight to get the FAA's approval before it can put the planes back in the air.

Air India may lower prices of its properties to draw more buyers

Air India may lower prices of its properties to draw more buyers

Airline has managed to sell only 32 of the 111 properties put on the block two years ago.

Airfares rise only a tad this festive season

Airfares rise only a tad this festive season

Airlines, however, not too optimistic with the near 6% increase as bookings decline amid overall slowdown.

A320 Neo operators comply with weight balance directives: DGCA

A320 Neo operators comply with weight balance directives: DGCA

At present Indigo, Goair, Air India and Vistara operate the Neo-engine powered A320 planes.

Government open to selling part of Air India to foreign airline

Government open to selling part of Air India to foreign airline

The government has moved about Rs 30,000 crore of Air India's debt to a separate holding company, leaving the carrier with roughly another Rs 30,000 crore of debt.

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