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Air India firmly on course to fly into private hands this year

Air India firmly on course to fly into private hands this...

The new MoCA leadership team has said that Air India is likely to receive financial...

Indian aviation set for major reform if it accepts key panel's suggestions

Indian aviation set for major reform if it accepts key...

The committee seeks to give a boost to domestic air cargo operators in international...

Why India's revised policy for privatising airports is faulty

Why India's revised policy for privatising airports is...

The jury is still out on whether the per-passenger model is better than the revenue...

Jewar airport to soon see hectic activity as NIAL and ZAIA signs crucial deal

Jewar airport to soon see hectic activity as NIAL and ZAIA...

The Jewar airport is expected to significantly bring down the load on the Indira...

Akasa (Sky) is the limit: Why launching airlines during Covid is smart business

Akasa (Sky) is the limit: Why launching airlines during...

The proposed airline Akasa (meaning 'the sky') could be backed by ace investor Rakesh...

Airports bleeding due to declining traffic to gain by extending control period?

Airports bleeding due to declining traffic to gain by extending...

Kapil Kaul, Chief Executive Officer and Director, CAPA India, says extending the...

Vistara to fly neck and neck with Air India with aggressive long-haul expansion

Vistara to fly neck and neck with Air India with aggressive...

Vistara's flight to Tokyo on July 7 made it the carrier's third long-haul route,...

Bombay High Court defines Jyotiraditya Scindia's first task as aviation minister

Bombay High Court defines Jyotiraditya Scindia's first...

The bench of Chief Justice Dipankar Datta and Justice GS Kulkarni was hearing a...

Jyotiraditya Scindia faces 12 major challenges in civil aviation ministry cockpit

Jyotiraditya Scindia faces 12 major challenges in civil...

While Hardeep Singh Puri had presided over several developments in the Indian civil...

As India's Covid situation improves, MoCA allows airlines to hike flight capacity

As India's Covid situation improves, MoCA allows airlines...

The government had cut flight capacity by 30% on May 28 as falling demand endangered...

How SpiceJet's Boeing 737 Max planes are earning money even without flying

How SpiceJet's Boeing 737 Max planes are earning money...

SpiceJet seems to be in no hurry to try getting the planes back in the air. There...

Korean Air beating Covid-19 odds makes it most deserving of aviation 'Oscar'

Korean Air beating Covid-19 odds makes it most deserving...

Korean Air's robustness was evident in its financial performance too, especially...

Air India sale may fail as Covid-hit bidders too frail, CAPA tells

Air India sale may fail as Covid-hit bidders too frail,...

Aviation consultancy firm CAPA India believes that the government needs Plan B to...

Why India may not restart regular international air travel any time soon

Why India may not restart regular international air travel...

This latest extension means that scheduled commercial international passenger flights...

Customs scores another victory: Heroin worth Rs 126 crore seized at Delhi airport

Customs scores another victory: Heroin worth Rs 126 crore...

Two South African passengers had arrived at Terminal 3 of the IGI Airport from Johannesburg...

Assam's Covid policy rollercoaster: From rejecting reports to rewarding jabbed flyers

Assam's Covid policy rollercoaster: From rejecting reports...

The Assam government came under considerable fire when it said that Covid-negative...