Hindon Air Force base to now handle private jets along with civilian flights
The plan entails shifting non-RCS flights whose carrying capacity is less than 80 seats to the Hindon air base once the new terminal for civil operations comes up.
Rs 3400 crore for airports in North East: AAI chairman Guruprasad Mahapatra
The airports in the region recorded a total passenger movement of...
Airports Authority of India to raise funds to meet capital expenditure requirements
The national airports operator also has a vital role in i...
AAI launches specialised training for ATCOs to improve efficiency
When implemented, this scheme will also lead to considerable reduction in the initial and on-the-job training period thereby permitting increased availability of an ATCO for performing independent duties.
Modi government seeks special dividend of Rs 11,000 crore from cash-rich AAI
The government is of the view that central public sector enterprises (CPSEs) should not sit on cash reserves but use the money for expansion.
AAI to invest Rs 800-crore in terminal building at Patna airport
Originally designed to handle 0.7 million passengers, the Jai Prakash Narayan airport handled more than three times of its capacity at 2.11 million passengers in the previous fiscal.
Kishangarh Airport to be commissioned by August, says AAI
Located about 100-kilometers from Jaipur, the airport will cater not just to Kishangarh, but also to Ajmer and Pushkar, the nearby cities that see a massive footfall.
Gulf Air launches non-stop Bahrain-Kozhikode service
The inaugural flight was flagged off by director of Calicut International Airport K Srinivasa Rai, a press release said.
Air passenger traffic jump 21.7% YoY in April
Domestic traffic grew by 25 per cent and international traffic by 10.2 per cent in April, with the overall passenger movement being recorded at 28.22 million, the AAI said.
AAI ropes in Tata Elxsi to design IT guidelines for airports
Tata Elxsi will help AAI set up a team and create a process to design and implement customer-centric information and wayfinding system.
Unique ID to enable paperless boarding for domestic flyers
Only those who want a paperless boarding experience will need to get this unique ID as the existing procedure will continue to remain in place.
SC asks AAI to amend constitution in one week, hold elections
Advocate Rahul Mehra, on whose plea the high court had passed the verdict, had contended before the top court that AAI's constitution was to be amended as per the NSDC, 2011.
AAI chalks out Rs 18,000 crore capex plan for next four years
This is even as the civil aviation ministry hopes to move the amendment of the AAI Act, 1994 in the ongoing budget session, a top official of the ministry said.
AAI's 798 acres of land under encroachment: Government
State-owned AAI, which manages 126 airports apart from carrying out other duties, possesses around 55,800 acres of land across the country.
Amidst tussle with Adanis, GVK gets MCA notice after whistleblower complaint on fraud at MIAL
GVK group, a Hyderabad-based infra major, is challenging Adani Group's bid to buy out the 13.5 percent stake being held by its South African JV partner Bidvest in the Mumbai airport. The case is being fought at the Bombay High Court.
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