IndiGo told to keep 15% seats vacant on Delhi-Istanbul flights
Directorate General of Civil Aviation chief’s directive came after passengers on many of IndiGo’s Delhi-Istanbul flights found out that their baggage hadn’t taken off from Delhi after reaching their destination.
Government sets up mechanism to monitor air fares
Hardeep Singh Puri clarified that the government does not intend to interfere in the pricin...
Vistara signs codeshare pact with Singapore Airlines, SilkAir for international flights
Vistara is all set to launch its international operat...
Air India starts compensating flyers for 49-hour delay
Air India has paid a compensation of €600( approx Rs 47,700) each to several passengers for the delay in its London to Mumbai flight on May 28.
Indian airlines resume flights operations over Pakistan
Pakistani authorities on Tuesday announced the complete reopening of the country's airspace for civilian flights, nearly five months after the military escalation with India.
Aviation ministry advises airlines to keep fares from Srinagar in check
"The Ministry of Civil Aviation has advised the airlines to rein in the surging ticket prices - on flights coming out of Srinagar - for yatris returning from the Amarnath dham," a source said.
Arvind Kejriwal yet to receive political clearance for C40 Copenhagen summit
The summit, at which Kejriwal is slated to speak on his government's work towards lowering pollution, including the car rationing scheme, will take place between October 9 and 12.
Why Turkish Airlines, Western & Southern India, GM uses a fake account on social media
Ibrahim Hakki Guntay stays asocial on social media.
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.
Vistara plans revamp of its frequent-flyer programme
Club Vistara uses the traditional award chart system, wherein the seats available for members and the points required to get each such seat are fixed beforehand.
Modi considers easing foreign control rule to aid Air India sale
The govt may tweak "substantial ownership and effective control” clause that's keeping foreign suitors at bay.
DGCA wants all 737 Max pilots to be given simulator training to ensure passenger safety
Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) told PTI that the regulator will "conduct its own checks once the US aviation regulator Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) gives the green light to the 737 Max plane".
Airlines divided over allocation of the bilateral rights of Jet Airways
Older carriers not on same page with new entrants over global routes allocation of Jet's remaining flying rights.
Politicisation of UN listings, FATF should be avoided: PM
Modi made the comments while speaking at the leaders’ dialogue on Strategic Responses to Terrorist and Violent Extremist Narratives at the UN headquarters in New York.
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