AAI starts taking bids under Udan 4.0, focuses on northeastern states and J&K
The focus of this round would be mainly on connecting north-eastern states, hilly states, Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh and islands, a release said.
AAI recommends Centre to privatise 6 airports including Amritsar, Varanasi
The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has recommended the Centre t...
AAI unions to stage protest against airports privatisation
Last year, the government had decided to privatise airports in Lucknow, Ahmedabad,...
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 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.
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 proposed international airport in the national capital region (NCR).
AAI’s disused airfields may be turned into pilot academies
India has 32 training institutes that produce about 300 pilots against the requirement of 800 a year.
DGCA likely to license all ATC officers before ’20 ICAO audit
ICAO had recently asked India to make DGCA licensing authority for ATC officers. Earlier, Airports Authority of India (AAI), which is also ATC service provider, had been licensing ATCOs. DGCA will license all 2500 current ATCOs by December, according to a senior DGCA official.
Adani seeks more time to buy stake in Mumbai Airport
The GVK Group raised over Rs 7,600 crore to reduce debt and acquire a 23.5% stake in MIAL.
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 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.
Tata Group restructures GMR deal to meet regulatory norms
A 15% holding for the Tatas would keep its effective stake in Delhi International Airport Ltd, the GAL unit that runs the airport in the national capital, below 10%. Tata, GIC & SSG Capital Management have agreed to invest Rs 8,500 crore in GAL.
AAI staff protest handover of 6 airports to Adani Group
The hour-long “peaceful” demonstrations were held during lunch time without disruption in work.
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