Jaipur, Srinagar top ranked airports in small aerodrome category
While Jaipur was ranked first, Srinagar was rated second in the 2-5 million passengers per annum category during the annual ACI-ASQ survey.
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AAI plans national strategy for airports development
Pursuing ambitious expansion plans, the Airports Authority of India is preparing to commence "mega projects of new terminal buildings" at 14 aerodromes this year.
Airports Authority of India to install sanitary pad kiosks
The first machine was installed at Indore Airport last October and since then several airports have got these machines.
Indigo plane collides with aerobridge at Jaipur airport
The airline in a statement said, "The aircraft came in contact with the aerobridge while being marshalled to the parking spot at the airport."
GoAir to expand network with 28 additional flights from April 26
There are two sectors that GoAir is launching for the first time, namely, Delhi-Nagpur-Delhi and Delhi-Kochi-Delhi
Kerala Tourism targets 100% tourism inflow with the inauguration of Kannur International airport
The new Kannur international airport hopes to establish Malabar, which shares boundaries with Coorg, Coimbatore and Mysore, as the new tourism gateway to South India.
AAI seeks bids for six airports, to finalise bidders on February 28
According to the AAI, the move to manage the six airports on a PPP basis is part of initiatives to provide world class infrastructure and services to stakeholders.
Govt to offer 50-year lease to privatise six airports
To make it attractive for prospective bidders, entire non-air side development for commercial purposes, such as building hotels or malls, will be allowed, said sources.
Jaipur, Srinagar top two best airports globally in small airport category
Jaipur Airport has also been rated as the best airport in the category of “Best Airport by Size and Region” in the traffic volume of 2 to 5 million passengers per year, the release added.
55 new airports needed by 2030 as traffic grows
For airlines, the big challenge would be getting arrival/departure time slots and parking bays. Indian carriers are expected to induct close to 350400 aircraft over the next five years.
P&W engine glitches ground another IndiGo plane in Pune
The plane is powered by the already troubled Pratt & Whitney engine.
Group of secretaries formed to see through privatisation of 6 airports
The government’s focus is on the aviation space, and it has also launched a regional connectivity scheme to subsidise flights to the unserved and underserved parts of the country.
Airport Authority of India mulls partially privatising Ahmedabad, Jaipur airports
The AAI had invited Request for Proposal (RFP) from bidders for operation and maintenance of "select areas" of the Jaipur and Ahmedabad airports last year.
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