Aviation Industry
India  /  Published 07.06.21

India's airline industry stands on 'edge of cliff'

India’s aviation industry faces pandemic-induced losses totalling some $8 billion for this year and last and is “standing on the edge of a cliff,” the CAPA Centre for Aviation warns ...
By Paran Balakrishnan in New Delhi

India  /  Published 04.06.21

Covid claims 17 pilots in May

Seventeen pilots of Air India, IndiGo and Vistara died due to Covid-19 in May when the country saw the peak of the coronavirus pandemic’s second wave, sources said on Thursday. IndiGo lost 10 p...
By PTI in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 21.04.21

Sky pass for Boeing 737 Max, says DGCA

Indian aviation regulator DGCA on Tuesday allowed foreign-registered Boeing 737 Max aircraft, which were grounded in the country since the March 2019 fatal crash of such a plane in Ethiopia, to overfl...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 10.03.21

Delhi HC to fliers: Wear masks right

Delhi High Court has taken note of air passengers not wearing masks properly and issued guidelines to all domestic airlines and the Directorate General of Civil Aviation for strict compliance. Justic...
By PTI in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 27.02.21

Aviation losses to be higher

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has estimated that the aviation industry would continue to experience a contraction and the cash burn in 2021 would balloon to about $75-95 billion f...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


Business  /  Published 30.12.20

AirAsia: Tatas up stake to 84%

The Tatas have raised their stake in AirAsia India to 83.67 per cent amid the salt-to-software conglomerate submitting an expression of interest (EoI) for national carrier Air India.  Tata Sons ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai

Business  /  Published 19.12.20

Air travel picks up in November

Domestic air passenger travel is showing signs of picking up with the passing of each month. On a month-on- month basis, it showed an improvement with 39.43 lakh and 52.71 lakh people opting for air t...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 23.10.20

Flights to Bangladesh start on October 28

Flight services between Calcutta and Bangladesh will resume on October 28 and many airlines have already planned their schedules, airport officials said on Thursday. Airlines are planning to resume f...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 21.10.20

Debt leeway for AI bidders

In a bid to revive Air India’s privatisation, the government is planning to give flexibility to potential investors to decide on the humongous debt of the national carrier, a top official has sa...
By PTI in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 30.09.20

Lufthansa threatens to stop flights

Lufthansa on Tuesday said it would have to  cancel all flights  between September 30 and October 20, with  India and Germany failing to agree on the number of flights between them under...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


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