India plans to open 100 airports in five years
In order to revive economic growth, India is planning to open 100 additional airports by 2024.
AAI to bid for Greater Noida airport, compete with partner GMR
AAI is in the process of taking legal opinion for placing its bid for the prop...
AAI’s disused airfields may be turned into pilot academies
India has 32 training institutes that produce about 300 pilots against the require...
Arvind Singh appointed chairman of AAI, Sukhbir Singh Sandhu to be NHAI chief
Arvind Singh is at present working in his cadre-state Maharashtra. He has been appointed as the chief of AAI in the rank and pay of additional secretary. Sukhbir Singh Sandhu is a 1988-batch IAS officer of Uttarakhand cadre.
AAI logistics arm to screen in-line baggage at airports
In the in-line baggage screening system, passengers don't have to queue up near the X-ray machines to scan their baggage before check-in.
AAI planning to monetise 759 acre of land near 8 major airports
The AAI, which manages 129 airports across the country, is expected to utilise the non-traffic revenue from monetisation of land parcels for the development of infrastructure at airports . Tenders for the same will be issued soon.
Airport Authority of India, Air India join TReDS platform M1xchange
TReDS helps MSMEs get their bills discounted at a competitive rate through an auction where multiple registered financiers can participate.
AAI opts out of race to buy shares from Bidvest, ACSA
Arbitration panel gives time till Oct 30 to GVK to bring in investors.
AAI to implement A-CDM platform at four airports by Jan 2020
The solution involves all stakeholders to achieve optimum utilisation of airspace, aircraft and airports, particularly the busy and congested ones, in the country.
AAI joint forum to protest airports privatisation
The Forum has also threatened to resort to agitation from next month by holding lunch hour demonstrations and wearing black badges to protest the move.
AAI wants to buy out South African partners in MIAL while Adani drags Bidvest, GVK others to court
A GVK source said AAI hadn’t exercised its RoFR in time and there was no question of the state-owned company entering the fray.
AAI to spend Rs 19k crore on airports upgrade
An official said the investment is being made in improving runway capacity as well as building terminal capacity.
Air Asia to introduce flights from Tripura
The budget airline has been currently operating flights from Guwahati and Imphal.
Aviation ministry seeks tax waiver on passenger service fee
If implemented, the move will dent the government’s direct tax collection by a tad.
AAI to soon implement new real time surveillance system
The new system would be implemented through a constellation of satellites with 64 Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellites with inter- satellite links.
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