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Business Standard India
Tourism ministry to set up investment desk to bolster pvt investmentstourist areas that need to be upgraded, apart from identifying the same vis-à-v
Tourism ministry to set up investment desk to bolster pvt investments
Business Standard India / Posted 18 hours ago
tourist areas that need to be upgraded, apart from identifying the same vis-à-vis rail routes. Also, talks are on with the civil aviation ministry to identify 15 unused airstrips, which might help connect tourist areas difficult to access, he... Read more
19h
Aircraft Maintenance Technology
IndiGo flight diverted as unruly passengers trigger trouble, two detaineddemands from passengers' forums and the airlines' industry to have stringent ac
IndiGo flight diverted as unruly passengers trigger trouble, two detained
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 19 hours ago
demands from passengers' forums and the airlines' industry to have stringent action against unruly passengers, the civil aviation ministry is yet to introduce such measures. Recently, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA)... Read more
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Business Standard India
Indian airlines reluctant to fly foreign routesNational Civil Aviation Policy got delayed multiple times as incumbent carriers
Indian airlines reluctant to fly foreign routes
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
National Civil Aviation Policy got delayed multiple times as incumbent carriers furiously opposed a proposal by the civil aviation ministry to auction bilateral rights. The reason the government wanted to auction foreign flying rights was... Read more
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The Economic Times
Consultation time on draft RCS extended till July endstakeholders ... Date for sending the suggestion and comments in the prescribed
Consultation time on draft RCS extended till July end
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
stakeholders ... Date for sending the suggestion and comments in the prescribed format has been extended till July 31," a Civil Aviation Ministry notification said. Mooted in the new civil aviation policy, RCS, which would target 90 aerodromes,... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Aviation ministry clears proposal for SGS AirlinesJuly 22--NEW DELHI -- The civil aviation ministry has cleared a proposal for a
Aviation ministry clears proposal for SGS Airlines
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 7 days ago
July 22--NEW DELHI -- The civil aviation ministry has cleared a proposal for a new regional airline for North India, the first since it announced its aviation policy in June. SGS Airlines Pvt. Ltd hopes to start operations later this year after... Read more
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Business Standard India
Airlines reluctant to fly to many airports: Civil Aviation Ministernumber of airports and regional connectivity," he said during Question Hour. R
Airlines reluctant to fly to many airports: Civil Aviation Minister
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
number of airports and regional connectivity," he said during Question Hour. Replying another question, the Minister said Civil Aviation Ministry has granted in-principle approval to 15 new airports including Mopa in Goa, Navi Mumbai, Shirdi and... Read more
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The Economic Times
Airlines reluctant to fly to many airports: Aviation MinisterThe Minister said Civil Aviation Ministry has granted in-principle approval to
Airlines reluctant to fly to many airports: Aviation Minister
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
The Minister said Civil Aviation Ministry has granted in-principle approval to 15 new airports including Mopa in Goa, Navi Mumbai, Shirdi and Sindhudurg in Maharashtra, Bijapur, Gulbarga, Hasan and Shimoga in Karnataka, Kannur in Kerala, Durgapur in... Read more
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Daily News
For sale: The world’s emptiest International airportcan be argued to be the world’s most underused, and has been a consistent finan
For sale: The world’s emptiest International airport
Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
can be argued to be the world’s most underused, and has been a consistent financial drain on Sri Lanka’s Transport and Civil Aviation Ministry since it opened in March of 2013. To put it simply, the airport is not generating enough revenue to... Read more
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The Economic Times
Jayant Sinha holds discussions with DIAL chiefgroup GMR, Airports Authority of India (AAI) and Germany's Fraport own stakes.
Jayant Sinha holds discussions with DIAL chief
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
group GMR, Airports Authority of India (AAI) and Germany's Fraport own stakes. Last week, Sinha had conducted review meetings with Civil Aviation Ministry officials to understand the opportunities and challenges in the domestic aviatio... Read more
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The Economic Times
Not possible to declare 'no fly zone' over Tirumala hillsNEW DELHI: Civil Aviation Ministry today said it is not possible to declare 'no
Not possible to declare 'no fly zone' over Tirumala hills
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
NEW DELHI: Civil Aviation Ministry today said it is not possible to declare 'no fly zone' over Tirumala hills in Andhra Pradesh as it would further reduce the accessibility to Tirupati airport. "Due to terrain constraints around the Tirupati... Read more
11d
The Hindu
Regional airlines may get cheaper loansairlines in raising loans at cheaper interest rates to import aircraft as a par
Regional airlines may get cheaper loans
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
airlines in raising loans at cheaper interest rates to import aircraft as a part of the regional connectivity scheme. The civil aviation ministry held a meeting with non-scheduled airlines in which concerns related to the regional connectivity... Read more
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New Kerala
NGT directs Aviation Ministry to provide information on flights at IGI Airport - newkerala.com #91595flights at IGI Airport Posted 6 minutes ago | ANINew Delhi, July 17 : The Nati
NGT directs Aviation Ministry to provide information on flights at IGI Airport - newkerala.com #91595
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
flights at IGI Airport Posted 6 minutes ago | ANINew Delhi, July 17 : The National Green Tribunal on Sunday directed the Civil Aviation Ministry and aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) to provide data on domestic and... Read more
12d
The Economic Times
MoCA to decide RCS levy amount after getting public commentsNEW DELHI: Civil Aviation Ministry will weigh in stakeholders' views on the amb
MoCA to decide RCS levy amount after getting public comments
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
NEW DELHI: Civil Aviation Ministry will weigh in stakeholders' views on the ambitious regional air connectivity scheme before deciding on the quantum of levy to be charged from airlines to create a fund for the purpose. The move comes against the... Read more
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Perth Now
Australian among 66 EgyptAir missingthe plane’s wreckage had been found near the Greek island of Karpathos. The co
Australian among 66 EgyptAir missing
Perth Now / Posted 13 days ago
the plane’s wreckage had been found near the Greek island of Karpathos. The confusion was compounded when the Egyptian civil aviation ministry said Greek authorities had last night found “floating material” and life jackets likely to be from... Read more
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The Hindu
Convenience fee on online air booking may gohas been taking up the issue of reducing online transaction costs with various
Convenience fee on online air booking may go
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
has been taking up the issue of reducing online transaction costs with various government departments,” said a senior civil aviation ministry official, on conditions of anonymity. “We have been asked not to pass on the cost of convenience fee... Read more
15d
dna
Fliers to pay less for flight ticket cancellations from Aug 1promos/special fares and where the basic fare is non-refundable," DGCA noted.
Fliers to pay less for flight ticket cancellations from Aug 1
dna / Posted 15 days ago
promos/special fares and where the basic fare is non-refundable," DGCA noted. The changes were first proposed by the Civil Aviation Ministry in June as part of putting in place passenger friendly measures. These norms would be effective from... Read more
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Business Standard India
Cancelling air ticket to not burn a big hole in your pocketpromos/special fares and where the basic fare is non-refundable," the DGCA said
Cancelling air ticket to not burn a big hole in your pocket
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
promos/special fares and where the basic fare is non-refundable," the DGCA said. The changes were first proposed by the civil aviation ministry in June as part of putting in place passenger friendly measures. These norms would be effective from... Read more
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15d
Business Standard India
Vistara to tap regional connectivitysee flights within South Asia. The airline, however, does not want to miss out
Vistara to tap regional connectivity
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
see flights within South Asia. The airline, however, does not want to miss out on the growth in regional markets, with the civil aviation ministry framing policy to link unconnected towns. A presence in regional markets could provide a feed for the... Read more
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New Kerala
New requirements for refund of cancelled air tickets issued - newkerala.com #89830and where the basic fare is non-refundable," the document pointed out. The reg
New requirements for refund of cancelled air tickets issued - newkerala.com #89830
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
and where the basic fare is non-refundable," the document pointed out. The regulations were released a month after the Civil Aviation Ministry had proposed a number of steps to rein-in the indiscriminate policies of some domestic airlines on... Read more
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dna
Now, pay less for flight ticket cancellations from August 1promos/special fares and where the basic fare is non-refundable," the DGCA said
Now, pay less for flight ticket cancellations from August 1
dna / Posted 15 days ago
promos/special fares and where the basic fare is non-refundable," the DGCA said. The changes were first proposed by the Civil Aviation Ministry in June as part of putting in place passenger friendly measures. These norms would be effective from... Read more
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15d
Business Standard India
Pay less for flight ticket cancellations from August 1promos/special fares and where the basic fare is non-refundable," the DGCA said
Pay less for flight ticket cancellations from August 1
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
promos/special fares and where the basic fare is non-refundable," the DGCA said. The changes were first proposed by the Civil Aviation Ministry in June as part of putting in place passenger friendly measures. These norms would be effective from... Read more
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15d
Business Standard India
Vistara may focus on regional routes to drive growthof flights within South Asia. The airline however does not want to miss out on
Vistara may focus on regional routes to drive growth
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
of flights within South Asia. The airline however does not want to miss out on the growth in regional markets with the civil aviation ministry framing policy to link unconnected towns. A presence in regional markets could provide a feed to the... Read more
15d
asianage
Pay less for flight ticket cancellations from August 1promos/special fares and where the basic fare is non-refundable," the DGCA said
Pay less for flight ticket cancellations from August 1
asianage / Posted 15 days ago
promos/special fares and where the basic fare is non-refundable," the DGCA said. The changes were first proposed by the Civil Aviation Ministry in June as part of putting in place passenger friendly measures. These norms would be effective from... Read more
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15d
The Economic Times
Pay less for flight ticket cancellations from August 1promos/special fares and where the basic fare is non-refundable," the DGCA said
Pay less for flight ticket cancellations from August 1
The Economic Times / Posted 15 days ago
promos/special fares and where the basic fare is non-refundable," the DGCA said. The changes were first proposed by the Civil Aviation Ministry in June as part of putting in place passenger friendly measures. These norms would be effective from... Read more
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16d
Business Standard India
GoAir readies foreign flight with IPO on mindhas firmed up plans to fly abroad as it prepares for listing in the current fin
GoAir readies foreign flight with IPO on mind
Business Standard India / Posted 16 days ago
has firmed up plans to fly abroad as it prepares for listing in the current financial year. In a two-phase plan to the civil aviation ministry on June 24, the airline has sought permission to fly next summer to Phuket, Bangkok, Sharjah, Kuwait,... Read more
16d
Business Standard India
Navi Mumbai airport gets green clearanceThe Union ministry of environment and forests (MoEF) on Tuesday gave the crucia
Navi Mumbai airport gets green clearance
Business Standard India / Posted 16 days ago
The Union ministry of environment and forests (MoEF) on Tuesday gave the crucial Stage-II forest and wildlife clearance to the Navi Mumbai International Airport project. With this, the City and Industrial Development Corporation of Maharashtra Ltd... Read more
16d
Business Standard India
GoAir readies overseas flight with IPO on mindup plans to fly abroad as it prepares for listing in the current financial year
GoAir readies overseas flight with IPO on mind
Business Standard India / Posted 16 days ago
up plans to fly abroad as it prepares for listing in the current financial year. In a two-phase plan submitted to the civil aviation ministry on June 24, the airline has sought permission to fly next summer to Phuket, Bangkok, Sharjah, Kuwait,... Read more
18d
The Economic Times
Air India may lose privilege of being sole carrier of government staff if Cabinet note goes throughNEW DELHI: Loss-making Air India may soon lose the privilege of being the sole
Air India may lose privilege of being sole carrier of government staff if Cabinet note goes through
The Economic Times / Posted 18 days ago
NEW DELHI: Loss-making Air India may soon lose the privilege of being the sole carrier of government employees. The civil aviation ministry is preparing a Cabinet note that will allow them to opt for the cheapest fare, regardless of carrier.... Read more
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Perth Now
EgyptAir debris washes up on beachdevice had been found broken into pieces but salvage experts managed to retriev
EgyptAir debris washes up on beach
Perth Now / Posted 21 days ago
device had been found broken into pieces but salvage experts managed to retrieve the recorder’s memory unit, Egypt’s civil aviation ministry had said. The committee statement said the search remained for the remains of the passengers and... Read more
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News.com.au
EgyptAir debris washes up on beachdevice had been found broken into pieces but salvage experts managed to retriev
EgyptAir debris washes up on beach
News.com.au / Posted 21 days ago
device had been found broken into pieces but salvage experts managed to retrieve the recorder’s memory unit, Egypt’s civil aviation ministry had said. The committee statement said the search remained for the remains of the passengers and... Read more
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21d
Daily Telegraph
EgyptAir debris washes up on beachdevice had been found broken into pieces but salvage experts managed to retriev
EgyptAir debris washes up on beach
Daily Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
device had been found broken into pieces but salvage experts managed to retrieve the recorder’s memory unit, Egypt’s civil aviation ministry had said. The committee statement said the search remained for the remains of the passengers and... Read more
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Adelaide Now
EgyptAir debris washes up on beachdevice had been found broken into pieces but salvage experts managed to retriev
EgyptAir debris washes up on beach
Adelaide Now / Posted 21 days ago
device had been found broken into pieces but salvage experts managed to retrieve the recorder’s memory unit, Egypt’s civil aviation ministry had said. The committee statement said the search remained for the remains of the passengers and... Read more
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The Courier Mail
EgyptAir debris washes up on beachdevice had been found broken into pieces but salvage experts managed to retriev
EgyptAir debris washes up on beach
The Courier Mail / Posted 21 days ago
device had been found broken into pieces but salvage experts managed to retrieve the recorder’s memory unit, Egypt’s civil aviation ministry had said. The committee statement said the search remained for the remains of the passengers and... Read more
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21d
The Telegraph
Airport expansion takes flightby senior officials in the state and central governments in their recent intera
Airport expansion takes flight
The Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
by senior officials in the state and central governments in their recent interaction. Senior officials from the Union civil aviation ministry, among them secretary R.N. Choubey, held a meeting with Bihar chief secretary Anjani Singh and... Read more
21d
The Hindu
Airlines, Centre lock horns over ‘passenger-centric’ rulesAlthough the High Court refused to stay DGCA’s directive, it will hear the matt
Airlines, Centre lock horns over ‘passenger-centric’ rules
The Hindu / Posted 21 days ago
Although the High Court refused to stay DGCA’s directive, it will hear the matter on July 8 after getting the replies from Civil Aviation Ministry and the DGCA. A DGCA directive, effective from July 1, had allowed passengers to carry five kilos... Read more
21d
Hawaii News Now
Israel finds pieces of EgyptAir plane's wreck on its coasttheory out, including terrorism. Catastrophic fires rarely break out so suddenl
Israel finds pieces of EgyptAir plane's wreck on its coast
Hawaii News Now / Posted 21 days ago
theory out, including terrorism. Catastrophic fires rarely break out so suddenly on flights. An Egyptian official at the civil aviation ministry said Thursday that Egypt has not been officially notified about the wreckage found in Israel so far.... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Israel finds pieces of EgyptAir plane's wreck on its coasttheory out, including terrorism. Catastrophic fires rarely break out so suddenl
Israel finds pieces of EgyptAir plane's wreck on its coast
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 21 days ago
theory out, including terrorism. Catastrophic fires rarely break out so suddenly on flights. An Egyptian official at the civil aviation ministry said Thursday that Egypt has not been officially notified about the wreckage found in Israel so far.... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Israel finds pieces of wreckage on coast believed to be from EgyptAir planetheory out, including terrorism. Catastrophic fires rarely break out so suddenl
Israel finds pieces of wreckage on coast believed to be from EgyptAir plane
The Globe and Mail / Posted 21 days ago
theory out, including terrorism. Catastrophic fires rarely break out so suddenly on flights. An Egyptian official at the civil aviation ministry said Thursday that Egypt has not been officially notified about the wreckage found in Israel so far.... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Israel finds pieces of EgyptAir plane's wreck on its coasttheory out, including terrorism. Catastrophic fires rarely break out so suddenl
Israel finds pieces of EgyptAir plane's wreck on its coast
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 21 days ago
theory out, including terrorism. Catastrophic fires rarely break out so suddenly on flights. An Egyptian official at the civil aviation ministry said Thursday that Egypt has not been officially notified about the wreckage found in Israel so far.... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Israel finds pieces of EgyptAir plane's wreck on its coasttheory out, including terrorism. Catastrophic fires rarely break out so suddenl
Israel finds pieces of EgyptAir plane's wreck on its coast
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 21 days ago
theory out, including terrorism. Catastrophic fires rarely break out so suddenly on flights. An Egyptian official at the civil aviation ministry said Thursday that Egypt has not been officially notified about the wreckage found in Israel so far.... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Israel finds pieces of EgyptAir plane wreck on its coasttheory out, including terrorism. Catastrophic fires rarely break out so suddenl
Israel finds pieces of EgyptAir plane wreck on its coast
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 21 days ago
theory out, including terrorism. Catastrophic fires rarely break out so suddenly on flights. An Egyptian official at the civil aviation ministry said Thursday that Egypt has not been officially notified about the wreckage found in Israel so far.... Read more
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22d
The Economic Times
Is Modi losing trust in Jaitley? Cabinet reshuffle points to FM's shrinking cloutitself for Lok Sabha elections 2019. The loss of Minister of State for Finance
Is Modi losing trust in Jaitley? Cabinet reshuffle points to FM's shrinking clout
The Economic Times / Posted 22 days ago
itself for Lok Sabha elections 2019. The loss of Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha, a confidante of Jaitley, to Civil Aviation Ministry may put additional pressure on Jaitley to perform as he will now have to single handedly take on the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Gangwar backs GST, Meghwal bats for growthmoved to the finance ministry in a Cabinet reshuffle on Tuesday night, replacin
Gangwar backs GST, Meghwal bats for growth
Business Standard India / Posted 22 days ago
moved to the finance ministry in a Cabinet reshuffle on Tuesday night, replacing Jayant Sinha, who has been moved to the civil aviation ministry. Gangwar was moved from minister of state (independent charge) for textiles to only minister of state... Read more
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dna
Jayant Sinha excited to 'take off' in his new role as Minister of State for Civil Aviationincluding Secretary RN Choubey. Former MoS Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma was als
Jayant Sinha excited to 'take off' in his new role as Minister of State for Civil Aviation
dna / Posted 22 days ago
including Secretary RN Choubey. Former MoS Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma was also present. "Excited to 'take off' at Civil Aviation Ministry under @Ashok_Gajapathi Ji's guidance," Sinha said in a tweet. A member of the Lok Sabha representing... Read more
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The Financial Express
Excited to ‘take off’ at Civil Aviation Ministry, says Jayant Sinhaincluding Secretary R N Choubey. Former MoS Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma was a
Excited to ‘take off’ at Civil Aviation Ministry, says Jayant Sinha
The Financial Express / Posted 22 days ago
including Secretary R N Choubey. Former MoS Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma was also present. “Excited to ‘take off’ at Civil Aviation Ministry under @Ashok_Gajapathi Ji’s guidance,” Sinha said in a tweet. A member of the Lok Sabha representing... Read more
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New Kerala
India achieved fastest domestic passenger growth in 2015: IATA - newkerala.com #86750was ranked as the third largest passenger market in Asia, after Japan and China
India achieved fastest domestic passenger growth in 2015: IATA - newkerala.com #86750
New Kerala / Posted 22 days ago
was ranked as the third largest passenger market in Asia, after Japan and China. Earlier, data furnished by the Indian civil aviation ministry revealed that domestic air passenger traffic increased by 20.34 per cent in 2015. "Passengers... Read more
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New Kerala
Jayant Sinha takes charge as Minister of State in Civil Aviation Ministry - newkerala.com #86694New Delhi, July 6 : Jayant Sinha took charge as Minister of State in the Civil
Jayant Sinha takes charge as Minister of State in Civil Aviation Ministry - newkerala.com #86694
New Kerala / Posted 22 days ago
New Delhi, July 6 : Jayant Sinha took charge as Minister of State in the Civil Aviation Ministry on Wednesday. Sinha is the BJP MP from Hazaribagh constituency in Jharkhand. He was elected to the Lok Sabha in May 2014. He was a Member of... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
EgyptAir voice recorder indicates fire on doomed planedata recorder. • The wreckage from the plane’s front section showed “signs of
EgyptAir voice recorder indicates fire on doomed plane
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 22 days ago
data recorder. • The wreckage from the plane’s front section showed “signs of high temperature damage and soot,” Egypt’s civil aviation ministry said. • There were smoke alerts near the plane’s cockpit minutes before it crashed, according to the... Read more
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The Financial Express
For the aam aadmi to be able to fly, implementation of new aviation policy criticalAuthority of India (AAI), about 95 are operational at present, of which 71 have
For the aam aadmi to be able to fly, implementation of new aviation policy critical
The Financial Express / Posted 23 days ago
Authority of India (AAI), about 95 are operational at present, of which 71 have scheduled commercial operations. The civil aviation ministry plans to develop “no-frills” airports with the assistance of state governments, at an indicative cost... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
EgyptAir voice recorder indicates attempt to put out fire before crashdata recorder. • The wreckage from the plane's front section showed "signs of
EgyptAir voice recorder indicates attempt to put out fire before crash
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 23 days ago
data recorder. • The wreckage from the plane's front section showed "signs of high temperature damage and soot," Egypt's civil aviation ministry said. • There were smoke alerts near the plane's cockpit minutes before it crashed, according to the... Read more
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