Tag: DGCA

Aircraft
Boeing's fault-prone 737 Max can be flown over India, but not by Indian carriers

Boeing's fault-prone 737 Max can be flown over India, but...

The B737 Max was banned in 2019 following two fatal crashes within a space of about...

Flights
icon SpiceJet captain's spicy announcement spreads happiness amid Covid gloom

SpiceJet captain's spicy announcement spreads happiness...

Captain Mohit Kumar Teotia is a captain with a difference who has a mighty unique...

Blogs and Opinion
SpiceJet bends all rules to fly to dangerous Pakyong; DGCA doesn't care

SpiceJet bends all rules to fly to dangerous Pakyong; DGCA...

The dimensions and design of SpiceJet's Dash 8-Q400 planes make them totally unsuited...

Flights
Covid surge forces India to cancel meals on domestic flights under 2 hours

Covid surge forces India to cancel meals on domestic flights...

The concern is that lowering or removing masks while eating or drinking could be...

Flights
Former Air India bidder emerges as TruJet's saviour

Former Air India bidder emerges as TruJet's saviour

The funds raised through an FDI of 49% in the company would be utilised to expand...

Flights
GoAir to become ultra low cost carrier: What it means for passengers

GoAir to become ultra low cost carrier: What it means for...

ULCCs look to unravel latent discretionary dollars that can be diverted to air travel...

Flights
Air fares in India rise again: Here's what you need to know

Air fares in India rise again: Here's what you need to...

Security fees have been increased as the Indian aviation sector looks to recover...

Flights
Flyers refusing to obey Covid norms set to face police action

Flyers refusing to obey Covid norms set to face police...

During surveillance at some of the airports, DGCA found that compliance with Covid-19...

Airports
Flying to Delhi from Covid-surge states? Get ready for random tests at airport

Flying to Delhi from Covid-surge states? Get ready for...

Active Covid-19 cases in the country reached 5,52,566 on March 31, 2021, registering...

Flights
India extends Covid-induced ban on regular international flights yet again

India extends Covid-induced ban on regular international...

Mutant strains of the coronavirus in several countries and India's own Covid surge...

Flights
GoAir plays big role to integrate Jammu and Kashmir with rest of India

GoAir plays big role to integrate Jammu and Kashmir with...

This marks a new beginning for the Indian aviation industry, bringing much-need...

Flights
Puri uses 'pawri' humour to caution about aviation recovery, lauds steady progress

Puri uses 'pawri' humour to caution about aviation recovery,...

The Indian aviation sector is still not totally out of the woods, especially as...

Drones
India may soon have highways in the sky too: Here’s all you need to know

India may soon have highways in the sky too: Here’s all...

These highways in the sky have been envisaged as exclusive corridors for testing...

Flights
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...

Security
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...

Security
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...