New airport privatisation rules to cut flying costs: Jayant Sinha
Analysts welcomed the move but said the government should also review the bidding parameters to make the airport sector viable.
Indian carriers are all fuelled up but have nowhere to land
The problem is especially acute for newer carriers such as Vistara and AirAsia In...
No handbag tags at 6 more airports from tomorrow
The CISF, the central security force tasked to secure civil airports in the country, had a f...
AAI chalks out Rs 15,000-crore plan for upgradation of airports over 4 years
Of the Rs 15,000 crore, a whoppingRs 13,000 crore would be invested on upgrade, expansion and extension of 39 airports.
Government to privatise Jaipur & Ahmedabad airports instead of six planned
Kolkata and Chennai airports will be operated on management contracts, while the privatisation of Guwahati and Lucknow airports has been put on hold.
Duty-free shops at airports in non-metro cities like Amritsar, Jaipur, etc see uptick in biz
More Indian travellers are buying at duty-free stores in local airports instead of overseas, attracted by discounts and a growing range of spirits.
Radisson Blu Hotel Jaipur Airport opens in Jaipur
Radisson Blu Hotel Jaipur Airport is the first Radisson Blu hotel in Jaipur.
10 more airports to end stamping of hand baggage tags: CISF DG
CISF, alog with other aviation security stakeholders, had started the regime at the Jaipur, Guwahati, Lucknow and Trivandrum, Patna and Chennai airports from June 1.
Hand bag stamping ends at Coimbatore, Calicut, Indore and Vadodara airports
After successful trial run and positive feedback received from the concerned quarters, it has been decided to dispense with the present system of stamping.
Rahul Gandhi's plane could not land in Delhi, diverted to Jaipur
Gandhi was on his way to Delhi from Patna after addressing a party rally when the plane was diverted.
ET GBS 2017: Modi government mulls second airports at cities where primary airports are saturating
The government had, in June last year, announced a new aviation policy that aimed at providing regional connectivity in the country.
Uttar Pradesh speeds up work on Kushinagar and Jewar airports
On Saturday, the government invited bids to appoint a consultant who will prepare the techno-economic feasibility report for the greenfield airport in Jewar.
Ahmed Patel questions MoU with Changi Airport International
Patel charged the government with 'flouting stated policy norms' and 'doing away' with rigorous selection process and asked why the MoU covered just two airports.
150 flights impacted due to Delhi smog
Flights to Delhi were diverted to Jaipur, Lucknow and Amritsar between 9Am and 1 PM due to low visibility at Delhi airport. The visibility at Delhi airport fell to below the minimum visibility required due to smog, primarily created by crop burning in Punjab and Haryana, and has engulfed the city for the past one week.
Narendra Modi calls meet to set targets for infrastructure
The meeting is taking place at a time when airlines are complaining about infrastructure constraints at airports that they claim are hurting their growth plans.
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