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The Economic Times
Financial bids invited for proposed Navi Mumbai airport11 received the approval for issuing RFPs for the project monitoring and implem
Financial bids invited for proposed Navi Mumbai airport
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
11 received the approval for issuing RFPs for the project monitoring and implementation committee — an agency formed by the civil aviation ministry for faster implementation of projects — and the state government cabinet. Cidco holds 26% of the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Financial bids for proposed Navi Mumbai airport11 received the approval for issuing RFPs for the project monitoring and implem
Financial bids for proposed Navi Mumbai airport
The Economic Times / Posted 2 hours ago
11 received the approval for issuing RFPs for the project monitoring and implementation committee — an agency formed by the civil aviation ministry for faster implementation of projects — and the state government cabinet. Cidco holds 26% of the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Opposition urges government to act strongly to check rising airfaresremained high despite decline in jet fuel costs. Initiating the discussion on
Opposition urges government to act strongly to check rising airfares
The Economic Times / Posted 10 hours ago
remained high despite decline in jet fuel costs. Initiating the discussion on Demands for Grants for the Ministries of Civil Aviation and Tourism, Congress leader K C Venugopal said airlines have not passed on the benefits of fall in fuel... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Misplaced luggage tops list of domestic fliers’ complaintsEven as airlines across the globe did well in reducing the number of checked-in
Misplaced luggage tops list of domestic fliers’ complaints
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Even as airlines across the globe did well in reducing the number of checked-in bags lost in transit, data from the civil aviation ministry showed that the misplaced luggage continued to be one of the top three fliers’ complaints against domestic... Read more
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New Kerala
MPs panel asks government to act against predatory airfares - newkerala.com #57278if they are the ones preventing effective curbs on this unhealthy practice, a p
MPs panel asks government to act against predatory airfares - newkerala.com #57278
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
if they are the ones preventing effective curbs on this unhealthy practice, a parliament panel has said. It also asked the civil aviation ministry whose interest it was subserving with such a hands-off approach, to specifically study the rules and... Read more
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Business Standard India
Drone sales surge on the back of govt's friendly policiesissued regulations. Drone makers see the draft regulations as a positive step
Drone sales surge on the back of govt's friendly policies
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
issued regulations. Drone makers see the draft regulations as a positive step to regularise flying of drones. However, a civil aviation ministry official says there are many hurdles before regulations on drones are put in place. “The home... Read more
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Business Standard India
Drone manufacturers expect uptick in business with government proposed policy changemakers see the issue of draft regulations as a positive step as it will now reg
Drone manufacturers expect uptick in business with government proposed policy change
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
makers see the issue of draft regulations as a positive step as it will now regularise flying of drones. However, a civil aviation ministry official indicated that there are many hurdles before permanent regulation on drones is put in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Civil Aviation Ministry Issues Statement On Air Sinai JetSpokesman for the Civil Aviation Ministry Ehab Raslan said that an Air Sinai Bo
Civil Aviation Ministry Issues Statement On Air Sinai Jet
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Spokesman for the Civil Aviation Ministry Ehab Raslan said that an Air Sinai Boeing 737-800 plane took off Saturday 23/04/2016 from Cairo International Airport at 04:55 (Cairo local time) and crossed by the Cypriot airspace. In a statement issued on... Read more
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Business Standard India
Over two lakh new central government jobs by 2017Budget estimates on the strength of central government establishments will help
Over two lakh new central government jobs by 2017
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
Budget estimates on the strength of central government establishments will help provide good governance," he told PTI. The Civil Aviation Ministry will have 1,080 more posts to reach a total of 2,140 by 2017. The ministry's staff strength as on... Read more
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dna
Good news: Over 2 lakh new central government jobs to be created by 2017budget estimates on the strength of Central government establishments will help
Good news: Over 2 lakh new central government jobs to be created by 2017
dna / Posted 7 days ago
budget estimates on the strength of Central government establishments will help provide good governance," he told PTI. The Civil Aviation Ministry will have 1,080 more posts to reach a total of 2,140 by 2017. The Ministry's staff strength as in... Read more
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Calcutta News
Announcements also in tribal language at Agartala airport Agartala, April 25 (IANS) The union civil aviation ministry has decided to ma
Announcements also in tribal language at Agartala airport
Calcutta News / Posted 7 days ago
Agartala, April 25 (IANS) The union civil aviation ministry has decided to make flight information announcements at the Agartala airport in a tribal language in addition to Hindi, English and... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government working on proposal to invest Rs 6,000 crore on regional airportsRs 6,000 crore this fiscal year to revive and develop 75 regional airports, whi
Government working on proposal to invest Rs 6,000 crore on regional airports
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
Rs 6,000 crore this fiscal year to revive and develop 75 regional airports, which currently see little activity. The civil aviation ministry will soon send a formal proposal to the finance ministry and both have already discussed the matter... Read more
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The Hindu
New civil aviation policy by next monthWith long-drawn consultations now in final stages, the Civil Aviation Ministry
New civil aviation policy by next month
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
With long-drawn consultations now in final stages, the Civil Aviation Ministry expects to come out with the new civil aviation policy next month. The inter-ministerial consultations on the revised draft policy are progressing and once these are... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
After IndiGo and SpiceJet, GoAir hikes cancellation feesas the three airlines together cater to one out of two domestic passengers in I
After IndiGo and SpiceJet, GoAir hikes cancellation fees
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 10 days ago
as the three airlines together cater to one out of two domestic passengers in India, going by their market share in the civil aviation ministry records. The pattern started after Indigo began charging Rs2,250 for cancelling flight tickets from... Read more
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The Financial Express
Government likely to unveil new civil aviation policy next monthaviation sector which has high growth potential. (Reuters) With long-drawn con
Government likely to unveil new civil aviation policy next month
The Financial Express / Posted 10 days ago
aviation sector which has high growth potential. (Reuters) With long-drawn consultations now in final stages, the Civil Aviation Ministry expects to come out with the new civil aviation policy next month. The inter-ministerial... Read more
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New Kerala
Protest against denial of airport to Agra - newkerala.com #53001Minister Narendra Modi had delivered in which he had promised an international
Protest against denial of airport to Agra - newkerala.com #53001
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
Minister Narendra Modi had delivered in which he had promised an international airport for the City of the Taj. The union civil aviation ministry was now planning to site the international airport at Jewar in Gautam Budh Nagar district of Uttar... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Flights to Shimla soon, thanks to Supreme Courtand difficult parts of the country, including Jammu and Kashmir, Northeast and
Flights to Shimla soon, thanks to Supreme Court
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 10 days ago
and difficult parts of the country, including Jammu and Kashmir, Northeast and the island territories. The counsel for the civil Aviation ministry and the DGCA favoured launching of air services to Shimla. However, lawyers representing Air India... Read more
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Business Standard India
Tell us by May 4 if flights to Shimla will be launched: Supreme Courtsectors, according to the route dispersal guidelines. The court has listed the
Tell us by May 4 if flights to Shimla will be launched: Supreme Court
Business Standard India / Posted 11 days ago
sectors, according to the route dispersal guidelines. The court has listed the matter again on May 4 and directed the Civil Aviation Ministry and other competent authorities to tell the Bench before the next hearing whether air services to the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Deal signed for development of occupational map in aviationfor each job role shall be notified by the Central government," the statement s
Deal signed for development of occupational map in aviation
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
for each job role shall be notified by the Central government," the statement said. According to a study instituted by the Civil Aviation Ministry, the domestic aviation sector is projected to employ nearly four million people in two decades,... Read more
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New Kerala
When will Delhi-Shimla flights start, asks SC - newkerala.com #52668to the private airlines to start flights to Shimla. As Additional Solicitor Ge
When will Delhi-Shimla flights start, asks SC - newkerala.com #52668
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
to the private airlines to start flights to Shimla. As Additional Solicitor General P.S.Patwalia, appearing for the civil aviation ministry and Airports Authority of India, said that they can't give any directions to private airlines, the... Read more
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dna
SC sets May 4 as deadline for decision on air connectivity to Shimlathis," a bench headed by Chief Justice T S Thakur said. The bench also directed
SC sets May 4 as deadline for decision on air connectivity to Shimla
dna / Posted 11 days ago
this," a bench headed by Chief Justice T S Thakur said. The bench also directed the competent authorities, including the Civil Aviation Ministry, to place the copy of direction issued by them before the bench takes up the matter for next hearing... Read more
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The Economic Times
Tell us by May 4 if flights to Shimla will be launched: Supreme Courtthis," a bench headed by Chief Justice T S Thakur said. The bench also directe
Tell us by May 4 if flights to Shimla will be launched: Supreme Court
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
this," a bench headed by Chief Justice T S Thakur said. The bench also directed the competent authorities, including the Civil Aviation Ministry, to place the copy of direction issued by them before the bench takes up the matter for next hearing... Read more
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The Economic Times
Civil Aviation Ministry suggests shifting from airport-based security to aircraft-based security at smaller airportsNEW DELHI: The civil aviation ministry has suggested a shift from airport-based
Civil Aviation Ministry suggests shifting from airport-based security to aircraft-based security at smaller airports
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
NEW DELHI: The civil aviation ministry has suggested a shift from airport-based security to aircraft-based security at smaller airports to minimise cost of flying on regional routes, an idea that has not found favour with experts. The suggestion,... Read more
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dna
Now government officers can travel in airlines other than Air Indiadue to operational or non-availability or other reasons with effect from April
Now government officers can travel in airlines other than Air India
dna / Posted 12 days ago
due to operational or non-availability or other reasons with effect from April 1, 2016. Quoting a communication of the Civil Aviation Ministry, Home Ministry said it has devised guidelines as well as proforma for requests for relaxation to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Russian Experts to Inspect Airport Security Measures in Egyptsecurity measures, five months after Moscow suspended flights with Egypt follow
Russian Experts to Inspect Airport Security Measures in Egypt
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
security measures, five months after Moscow suspended flights with Egypt following a Russian plane crash over Sinai, the Civil Aviation Ministry spokesman said. Members of the delegation will meet with Egyptian civil aviation officials at the... Read more
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The Financial Express
Govt drops plan to bid out unused air traffic rightsreplaced by only 20 aircraft requirement and a minimum of 20 per cent capacity
Govt drops plan to bid out unused air traffic rights
The Financial Express / Posted 14 days ago
replaced by only 20 aircraft requirement and a minimum of 20 per cent capacity being deployed domestically. (Reuters) The civil aviation ministry has dropped the proposal of auctioning unused bilateral traffic rights on international routes, as... Read more
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dna
Aviation Policy: Cabinet to approve new 5/20 norm by April-endrule, while start-up airlines --AirAsia India and Vistara -- are against contin
Aviation Policy: Cabinet to approve new 5/20 norm by April-end
dna / Posted 17 days ago
rule, while start-up airlines --AirAsia India and Vistara -- are against continuing with the requirement. Sharma also said Civil Aviation Ministry has already sent the draft aviation policy for inter-ministerial consultation, adding that "it should... Read more
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The Economic Times
5/20 rule set to be tweaked: MoS for Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharmarule, while start-up airlines - AirAsia India and Vistara - are against continu
5/20 rule set to be tweaked: MoS for Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma
The Economic Times / Posted 17 days ago
rule, while start-up airlines - AirAsia India and Vistara - are against continuing with the requirement. Sharma also said Civil Aviation Ministry has already sent the draft aviation policy for inter-ministerial consultation, adding that "it should... Read more
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New Kerala
Court moves to kickstart Rs.1,400-crore Chandigarh international airport's operations - newkerala.com #49803with the Rs.1,400 crore ($210 million) facility failing to deliver to people in
Court moves to kickstart Rs.1,400-crore Chandigarh international airport's operations - newkerala.com #49803
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
with the Rs.1,400 crore ($210 million) facility failing to deliver to people in the City Beautiful and the region. The civil aviation ministry, the Airports Authority of India (AAI), the Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) and other... Read more
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The Hindu
Ground handling firms mull legal battle over aviation rulesin place. Private airlines shouldn’t be allowed to handle all the operations at
Ground handling firms mull legal battle over aviation rules
The Hindu / Posted 19 days ago
in place. Private airlines shouldn’t be allowed to handle all the operations at airports,” he added. He claimed that the civil aviation ministry wanted to open up the ground-handling sector to build competition. “While ours is an oligopoly... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt to bend rules for better air connectivity to Himachal, Uttarakhandbe deployed within Kashmir, northeastern states and so on. These are known as c
Govt to bend rules for better air connectivity to Himachal, Uttarakhand
Business Standard India / Posted 19 days ago
be deployed within Kashmir, northeastern states and so on. These are known as category-IIA routes. It is learnt that the civil aviation ministry has proposed to include airports in Himachal Pradesh (Shimla, Kullu, Dharamshala) and Uttarakhand... Read more
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Business Standard India
Swamy demands cancellation of permitThe civil aviation ministry is keeping mum on a media report, which reveals tha
Swamy demands cancellation of permit
Business Standard India / Posted 20 days ago
The civil aviation ministry is keeping mum on a media report, which reveals that the aviation firm is being controlled by its Malaysian share holderThe civil aviation ministry is keeping mum on a media report,... Read more
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Business Standard India
No rules broken by AirAsia India: Tata Sonsfor BJP leader Subramanian Swamy, who is fighting a legal battle against the ai
No rules broken by AirAsia India: Tata Sons
Business Standard India / Posted 20 days ago
for BJP leader Subramanian Swamy, who is fighting a legal battle against the airline since 2013. "I am writing to the civil aviation ministry and the Prime Ministers' Office demanding scrapping of the permit granted to AirAsia India," Swamy... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Who really runs AirAsia India?agreement which are with other parties. If someone can give us the documents, w
Who really runs AirAsia India?
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 20 days ago
agreement which are with other parties. If someone can give us the documents, we will definitely get it examined." The civil aviation ministry has remained cautious on the subject of effective control. Aviation secretary Rajiv Nayan Choubey... Read more
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The Economic Times
5-year rule for airlines to fly abroad may gocondition of flying on domestic routes for five years for an overseas permit do
5-year rule for airlines to fly abroad may go
The Economic Times / Posted 21 days ago
condition of flying on domestic routes for five years for an overseas permit doesn't feature in a note circulated by the civil aviation ministry for inter-ministerial consultations on Friday. But it keeps the requirement of a minimum fleet of 20... Read more
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Business Standard India
ATR, Bombardier and Embraer bullish on India growthrespectively, with a single operator each. Demand is expected from both existi
ATR, Bombardier and Embraer bullish on India growth
Business Standard India / Posted 23 days ago
respectively, with a single operator each. Demand is expected from both existing customers and new airlines as the civil aviation ministry proposes to link 350 unused airstrips in the country and as state governments encourage airlines to... Read more
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The Economic Times
Quiz P Chidambaram in Air India deal, say BJP membersPAC chair K V Thomas did not pro nounce on the demand, the committee has de cid
Quiz P Chidambaram in Air India deal, say BJP members
The Economic Times / Posted 23 days ago
PAC chair K V Thomas did not pro nounce on the demand, the committee has de cided to seek fresh re sponses from the civil aviation ministry with regard to issues pertaining to the decisions of the two EGoMs. The panel is also learnt to have... Read more
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Business Standard India
ATR, Bombardier and Embraer bullish on India growth3 aircraft in service with a single operator each. Demand is expected from bot
ATR, Bombardier and Embraer bullish on India growth
Business Standard India / Posted 24 days ago
3 aircraft in service with a single operator each. Demand is expected from both existing customers and new airlines as the civil aviation ministry proposes to link 350 unused airstrips in country and state governments encourage airlines to start... Read more
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The Telegraph
Bihta gets bigger wingsit would take around 24 months for developing the Bihta airport once the state
Bihta gets bigger wings
The Telegraph / Posted 25 days ago
it would take around 24 months for developing the Bihta airport once the state government transfers the required land. The civil aviation ministry on Thursday also floated a proposal before the state government to extend the Patna airport terminal... Read more
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New Kerala
India's domestic passenger demand up 25 percent: IATA - newkerala.com #46219capacity growth exceeded demand, which caused the global load factor to decline
India's domestic passenger demand up 25 percent: IATA - newkerala.com #46219
New Kerala / Posted 25 days ago
capacity growth exceeded demand, which caused the global load factor to decline." Earlier, data furnished by the Indian civil aviation ministry revealed that domestic air passenger traffic increased by 23.41 percent in February, which stood at... Read more
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New Kerala
Notice to civil aviation ministry, AAI over falling glass in Chennai - newkerala.com #45971New Delhi, April 6 : The National Human Rights Commission on Wednesday issued n
Notice to civil aviation ministry, AAI over falling glass in Chennai - newkerala.com #45971
New Kerala / Posted 26 days ago
New Delhi, April 6 : The National Human Rights Commission on Wednesday issued notice to the civil aviation ministry and the Airports Authority of India, following a series of incidents of falling glass at the Chennai airport that endangered the... Read more
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New Kerala
Notice issued to Airports Authority over incidents of glass fall at Chennai Airport - newkerala.com #45867New Delhi, Apr. 6 : The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Wednesday is
Notice issued to Airports Authority over incidents of glass fall at Chennai Airport - newkerala.com #45867
New Kerala / Posted 26 days ago
New Delhi, Apr. 6 : The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Wednesday issued notices to Civil Aviation Ministry secretary and Airports Authority of India chairman on a complaint that the Chennai Airport despite having been modernized in 2012... Read more
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dna
Notice issued to Airports Authority, Aviation Ministry over incidents of glass fall at Chennai AirportThe National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Wednesday issued notices to Civi
Notice issued to Airports Authority, Aviation Ministry over incidents of glass fall at Chennai Airport
dna / Posted 26 days ago
The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Wednesday issued notices to Civil Aviation Ministry secretary and Airports Authority of India chairman on a complaint that the Chennai Airport despite having been modernized in 2012 has witnessed 61... Read more
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The Financial Express
IndiGo, SpiceJet, Jet Airways shares gain on reports govt to scrap 5/20 rule; should you buyAviation (IndiGo), SpiceJet and Jet Airways gained up to 3 per cent in morning
IndiGo, SpiceJet, Jet Airways shares gain on reports govt to scrap 5/20 rule; should you buy
The Financial Express / Posted 26 days ago
Aviation (IndiGo), SpiceJet and Jet Airways gained up to 3 per cent in morning trade on Wednesday on reports that the civil aviation ministry is likely to abolish the 5/20 rule.(Reuters) Aviation stocks such as InterGlobe Aviation (IndiGo),... Read more
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Business Standard India
Markets likely to open flat with positive bias tracking mixed global cuesto discuss his plan to turn around the struggling operations without the loss o
Markets likely to open flat with positive bias tracking mixed global cues
Business Standard India / Posted 26 days ago
to discuss his plan to turn around the struggling operations without the loss of thousands of jobs Aviation stocks: The civil aviation ministry is likely to abolish the ‘5/20 rule’ that restricts companies from flying abroad unless they have... Read more
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The Economic Times
need2know: Seven macro triggers that will move your market todaylike Suzuki Motor and Hyundai Motor that dominate many markets in Southeast Asi
need2know: Seven macro triggers that will move your market today
The Economic Times / Posted 26 days ago
like Suzuki Motor and Hyundai Motor that dominate many markets in Southeast Asia. 5/20 rule in civil aviation may go: The civil aviation ministry is likely to abolish the '5/20 rule' that restricts companies from flying abroad unless they have... Read more
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Business Standard India
New civil aviation policy likely to ground 5/20 ruleThe civil aviation ministry is likely to abolish the ‘5/20 rule’ that restricts
New civil aviation policy likely to ground 5/20 rule
Business Standard India / Posted 27 days ago
The civil aviation ministry is likely to abolish the ‘5/20 rule’ that restricts companies from flying abroad unless they have flown in India for five years and have a fleet size of 20 aircraft, according to sources. “The 5/20 rule in its present... Read more
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New Kerala
AAI employees attend chairman's dinner on occasion of 21st Foundation Day - newkerala.com #45061operationalise 30 non-operational airports under the regional connectivity sche
AAI employees attend chairman's dinner on occasion of 21st Foundation Day - newkerala.com #45061
New Kerala / Posted 27 days ago
operationalise 30 non-operational airports under the regional connectivity scheme of National Civil Aviation Policy of the Civil Aviation Ministry." Witnessing a 20 per cent growth of domestic travellers, the Airports Authority of India has... Read more
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Business Standard India
Civil aviation policy to go to Cabinet by this weekthe policy for the Cabinet’s nod by this week,” said civil aviation secretary R
Civil aviation policy to go to Cabinet by this week
Business Standard India / Posted 27 days ago
the policy for the Cabinet’s nod by this week,” said civil aviation secretary Rajiv Nayan Choubey. Sources say that the civil aviation ministry, in its internal meetings, has given a go-ahead to the proposed regional connectivity scheme despite... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt clamps down on VIP hangers-on at airports, limits entry passes to oneFollowing the terror attack at Brussels airport, the Indian Civil Aviation Mini
Govt clamps down on VIP hangers-on at airports, limits entry passes to one
Business Standard India / Posted a month ago
Following the terror attack at Brussels airport, the Indian Civil Aviation Ministry has decided to limit the number of airport entry passes (AEPs) issued to a VIP’s entourage to just one in an attempt to plug potential security loopholes, The... Read more
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