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Covid surge rocks India: Know which states imposed what restrictions

Covid surge rocks India: Know which states imposed what...

Most states have made negative RT-PCR reports compulsory for travellers from Maharashtra...

icon 10 horrifying incidents when flyers nearly met their end

10 horrifying incidents when flyers nearly met their end

The aircraft involved were narrowly saved, some of them as a result of the pilots'...

Why the world is shifting towards inflatable hangars for aircraft maintenance

Why the world is shifting towards inflatable hangars for...

An inflatable hangar is cost-effective, reduces downtime to a minimum and saves...

Delhi airport unveils robust measures to fight mutant coronavirus

Delhi airport unveils robust measures to fight mutant coronavirus

DIAL has revamped the Air Suvidha portal and introduced a new Covid-19 RT-PCR test...

Domestic air traffic very close to pre-Covid-19 days: Hardeep Singh Puri

Domestic air traffic very close to pre-Covid-19 days: Hardeep...

With domestic air traffic expected to increase further in the summer, the government...

Frocks, flasks, cans and fans: Smugglers try every trick at airports but fail to fox customs

Frocks, flasks, cans and fans: Smugglers try every trick...

Criminals are adopting a new modus operandi to smuggle goods into the country and...

Covid surge rocks India: Know which states imposed what restrictions

Covid surge rocks India: Know which states imposed what...

Most states have made negative RT-PCR reports compulsory for travellers from Maharashtra...

icon 10 horrifying incidents when flyers nearly met their end

10 horrifying incidents when flyers nearly met their end

The aircraft involved were narrowly saved, some of them as a result of the pilots'...

Domestic air traffic very close to pre-Covid-19 days: Hardeep Singh Puri

Domestic air traffic very close to pre-Covid-19 days: Hardeep...

With domestic air traffic expected to increase further in the summer, the government...

India sounds fresh alert as 3 mutant coronavirus strains hit 145 countries

India sounds fresh alert as 3 mutant coronavirus strains...

Airlines should identify travellers arriving from or transiting through the UK,...

Jet Airways revival won't be as quick as expected

Jet Airways revival won't be as quick as expected

The NCLT would now give its order on February 22 whether or not to share the resolution...

Covid hits nearly 2,000 Air India employees despite study showing low risk inflight

Covid hits nearly 2,000 Air India employees despite study...

Civil Aviation Secretary Pradeep Singh Kharola had written to his counterpart in...

Why the world is shifting towards inflatable hangars for aircraft maintenance

Why the world is shifting towards inflatable hangars for...

An inflatable hangar is cost-effective, reduces downtime to a minimum and saves...

Delhi airport unveils robust measures to fight mutant coronavirus

Delhi airport unveils robust measures to fight mutant coronavirus

DIAL has revamped the Air Suvidha portal and introduced a new Covid-19 RT-PCR test...

Chitrakoot's tabletop airport adds another chapter to UP's massive aviation drive

Chitrakoot's tabletop airport adds another chapter to UP's...

The Chitrakoot airport would also be a big boost for religious tourism, given that...

Here's Indian government's big airport privatisation plan

Here's Indian government's big airport privatisation plan

AAI is examining the feasibility of offering a non-profitable airport and a profit-making...

GMR, Airbus sign big agreement at Aero India 2021

GMR, Airbus sign big agreement at Aero India 2021

GMR Group recently completed the construction of a new terminal building at Clark...

AAI asked to ensure easy passenger pick up for app-based cabs at airports

AAI asked to ensure easy passenger pick up for app-based...

The Airports Authority of India, which works under the Ministry of Civil Aviation,...

Frocks, flasks, cans and fans: Smugglers try every trick at airports but fail to fox customs

Frocks, flasks, cans and fans: Smugglers try every trick...

Criminals are adopting a new modus operandi to smuggle goods into the country and...

5 times Indian airlines faced heat for 'harassing' passengers

5 times Indian airlines faced heat for 'harassing' passengers

The Manu Bhaker versus Air India incident is not the first time when passengers...

Noted shooter Manu Bhaker 'harassed' by Air India staff; airline pleads innocence

Noted shooter Manu Bhaker 'harassed' by Air India staff;...

Manu Bhaker alleged that the Air India staff and other officials at the Delhi airport...

This lehenga is very mehenga: Drugs worth Rs 1.7 crore seized at Delhi airport

This lehenga is very mehenga: Drugs worth Rs 1.7 crore...

Criminals had hidden 3,900 grams of MDMA, which is also known as 'ecstasy', in the...

Fake pilot gang busted in Pakistan, 5 officials held

Fake pilot gang busted in Pakistan, 5 officials held

Three cases have been registered against 49 people, including 40 pilots and eight...

Anti-India elements creeping into govt agencies? Top aviation body calls PoK 'Azad Kashmir'

Anti-India elements creeping into govt agencies? Top aviation...

Considering the nature of India-Pakistan relations, such a reference by the AAIB...

[IN PICS] India's soft power reaches its height with Covid vaccine delivery

[IN PICS] India's soft power reaches its height with Covid...

As India undertakes the world's biggest Covid-19 vaccination drive at home, it has...

DGCA allows airlines to carry 22.5 kg cargo per seat in passenger compartments

DGCA allows airlines to carry 22.5 kg cargo per seat in...

DGCA made it clear that carrying passengers as well as cargo in the passenger compartments...

Operation Covid vaccine: SpiceJet carries corona-killer to Delhi, mega inoculation drive kicks off

Operation Covid vaccine: SpiceJet carries corona-killer...

Civil aviation minister Hardeep Singh Puri had indicated that nearly 30 crore Indians...

SpiceJet unveils another innovative service: SpiceTag

SpiceJet unveils another innovative service: SpiceTag

SpiceJet is fully ready for seamlessly transporting Covid-19 vaccines through a...

DGCA issues guidelines for carrying Covid vaccines as India gets ready for inoculation

DGCA issues guidelines for carrying Covid vaccines as India...

Covid-19 vaccines typically need storage temperatures of -8°C to -70°C, which makes...

Emirates carries Brazilian satellite to India for February 2021 launch

Emirates carries Brazilian satellite to India for February...

This was the first time that Emirates SkyCargo had transported a space satellite...

India's four polar flight heroines speak on tricky mission, personal struggles

India's four polar flight heroines speak on tricky mission,...

Captain Zoya Agarwal and her 'polar girls' Captain Thanmai Papagari, Captain Akanksha...

Believe it or not! 7-year-old Ugandan boy flies aircraft, wants to travel to Mars

Believe it or not! 7-year-old Ugandan boy flies aircraft,...

Graham Shema is an avid admirer of SpaceX CEO Elon Musk and wants to be a pilot...

US woman drives Covid out after 115-day battle, finds surprise gift awaiting her

US woman drives Covid out after 115-day battle, finds surprise...

Janice was in hospital and rehabilitation centres for about 115 days, including...

How this Vistara CIO and rescue pilot turned godsend for Covid patients

How this Vistara CIO and rescue pilot turned godsend for...

'When I saw the problem of the lack of ventilators or beds, I immediately thought...

Vince Reffet who soared neck and neck with world's largest passenger jet won't fly again

Vince Reffet who soared neck and neck with world's largest...

A free-flying world champion 'Jetman' Vince Reffet made a world record after he...

Finally a woman as head of India's aviation security body

Finally a woman as head of India's aviation security body

Usha Padhee, a 1996-batch IAS officer, is a joint secretary at the Ministry of Civil...

After Air India, Pawan Hans also gets 'multiple expressions of interest'

After Air India, Pawan Hans also gets 'multiple expressions...

The government had ‘in-principle’ decided to disinvest its entire equity shareholding...

Pawan Hans swayamvar delayed as Covid-19 scares suitors

Pawan Hans swayamvar delayed as Covid-19 scares suitors

On December 8 last year, the government had ‘in-principle’ decided to disinvest...

Cricket viewers set for stunning new experience as drones allowed entry

Cricket viewers set for stunning new experience as drones...

BCCI and M/s Quidich were given a conditional exemption by MoCA and DGCA to use...

Flying drones in India? Things you must know to keep security hawks happy

Flying drones in India? Things you must know to keep security...

India, unlike some of the other countries, has had a very stringent drone policy...

Pinned by Covid? 5 restaurants that won't let you miss flying

Pinned by Covid? 5 restaurants that won't let you miss...

From eating in a 'hangar' to dining in a dysfunctional Boeing 737, these restaurants...

5 global airlines that serve the tastiest, most lip-smacking meals

5 global airlines that serve the tastiest, most lip-smacking...

One of these airlines takes the help of Michelin chefs, while another has a chef...

Kannur airport turns into shoppers' delight as GMR opens first duty-free outlet

Kannur airport turns into shoppers' delight as GMR opens...

The duty-free shop will host over 100 liquor, tobacco and perfume labels in different...

Indian airports may allow flyers to buy 4 litres of liquor

Indian airports may allow flyers to buy 4 litres of liquor

Ahead of Budget 2021, the Association of Private Airport Operators (APAO) has called...

Buoyed by Covid vaccine rollout, airlines offer massive discounts to woo back flyers

Buoyed by Covid vaccine rollout, airlines offer massive...

Vaccine rollout and cheap fares are expected to lead to a substantial increase in...

After Covid-19 lull, Asian destinations go flat out to woo Indian tourists

After Covid-19 lull, Asian destinations go flat out to...

Indian visitors have, over the years, impressed the tourism industry by their spending...

5 best aviation games for that glorious adrenaline rush

5 best aviation games for that glorious adrenaline rush

Whether you want to settle down with friends to pilot a jumbo jet or take up a savage...

10 top aviation movies, one among them from India

10 top aviation movies, one among them from India

These movies set on planes, airports and terminals contain some of the scariest,...

Flights

Covid surge rocks India: Know which states imposed what...

Most states have made negative RT-PCR reports compulsory for travellers from Maharashtra and Kerala, where Covid-19 surges have been...

Flights

10 horrifying incidents when flyers nearly met their end

The aircraft involved were narrowly saved, some of them as a result of the pilots' presence of mind, some by sheer chance, but none...

Airports

Why the world is shifting towards inflatable hangars for...

An inflatable hangar is cost-effective, reduces downtime to a minimum and saves time and money as compared to a conventional hangar

Airports

Delhi airport unveils robust measures to fight mutant coronavirus

DIAL has revamped the Air Suvidha portal and introduced a new Covid-19 RT-PCR test kit at the airport for arriving international passengers

Flights

Domestic air traffic very close to pre-Covid-19 days: Hardeep...

With domestic air traffic expected to increase further in the summer, the government may remove fare bands

Security

Frocks, flasks, cans and fans: Smugglers try every trick...

Criminals are adopting a new modus operandi to smuggle goods into the country and also out of it