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Business Standard India
IndiGo says Delhi airport's order on terminal shifting illegalLimited's directive asking it to partially shift operations from terminal 1 to
Business Standard India / Posted 19 hours ago
Limited's directive asking it to partially shift operations from terminal 1 to 2 as “arbitrary and illegal” and sought civil aviation ministry intervention on the issue. IndiGo was asked to convey its decision on Monday on the proposal to... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Aircraft engine failures spike to highest for six years, put question on aviation safetyBureau. Official documents suggest the bureau called the engine fires “serious
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
Bureau. Official documents suggest the bureau called the engine fires “serious” and sought to investigate, but the civil aviation ministry handed the cases to the DGCA. Civil aviation director general BS Bhullar wasn’t available for... Read more
4d
Business Standard India
Govt set to sell Pawan Hans, invites private players to buy out its 51% stakecontrol in helicopter service operator Pawan Hans Ltd. The Miniratna PSU is un
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
control in helicopter service operator Pawan Hans Ltd. The Miniratna PSU is under the administrative control of the civil aviation ministry and the remaining 49 per cent stake is held by oil behemoth ONGC. In a "global invitation for... Read more
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The Economic Times
IndiGo seeks SpiceJet support on Delhi airport terminal issueto passengers, especially those with connecting flights. Meanwhile, according
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
to passengers, especially those with connecting flights. Meanwhile, according to sources, GoAir has written to the Civil Aviation Ministry today expressing willingness to move its entire operation to T2 with effect from October 29. On the... Read more
6d
asianage
Leslie Thng's appointment as Vistara CEO receives govt nodparent company, Singapore Airlines (SIA). "Security clearance (to the appointm
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
parent company, Singapore Airlines (SIA). "Security clearance (to the appointment of Leslie Thng) has been granted," a top civil aviation ministry official told PTI. The board of Vistara and the airline’s two promoters had named Thng to succeed... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government clears appointment of Leslie Thng as Vistara CEOparent company, Singapore Airlines (SIA). "Security clearance (to the appointm
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
parent company, Singapore Airlines (SIA). "Security clearance (to the appointment of Leslie Thng) has been granted," a top civil aviation ministry official told. The board of Vistara and the airline s two promoters had named Thng to succeed Yeoh... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Bengaluru airport plans Aadhaar-based entry systemproposals for having ‘Aadhaar enabled entry and biometric boarding system’. Th
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 days ago
proposals for having ‘Aadhaar enabled entry and biometric boarding system’. The BIAL’s move comes at a time when the civil aviation ministry is working on ‘Digiyatra’, an initiative that aims to enable paperless travel by way of using... Read more
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dna
Bengaluru airport plans Aadhaar-based entry systemproposals for having 'Aadhaar enabled entry and biometric boarding system'. Th
dna / Posted 7 days ago
proposals for having 'Aadhaar enabled entry and biometric boarding system'. The BIAL's move comes at a time when the civil aviation ministry is working on 'Digiyatra', an initiative that aims to enable paperless travel by way of using... Read more
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8d
Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Authority Begins Record Keeping for Jewar Airport Projectland owners of the land notified for the project," said Ajay Kumar Tiwari, offi
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 8 days ago
land owners of the land notified for the project," said Ajay Kumar Tiwari, officer on special duty of the YEIDA. The Union civil aviation ministry had on June 24 this year given its approval to build an international airport at Jewar. The Yamuna... Read more
8d
The Economic Times
Air India chief Rajiv Bansal targets 90% on-time performance and higher revenuefinance minister Arun Jaitley to decide on the modalities for stake sale. Earl
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
finance minister Arun Jaitley to decide on the modalities for stake sale. Earlier, Bansal had served as a director in the civil aviation ministry and played a crucial role as a board member of the National Aviation Company of India Ltd during the... Read more
8d
The Hindu
Six airports may take off via land-poolingrequire funds up to ₹3 lakh crore for doubling the airport capacity over the ne
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
require funds up to ₹3 lakh crore for doubling the airport capacity over the next 10 to 15 years. According to an internal analysis by the Civil Aviation Ministry, there is a potential for flight operations at 200 airports in the next 10-15... Read more
10d
The Hindu
‘Public sector doesn’t understand profit, business’industry had asked the Centre to delay the GST roll-out from its scheduled date
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
industry had asked the Centre to delay the GST roll-out from its scheduled date of July 1 highlighting several issues. The Civil Aviation Ministry had also written to the Finance Ministry earlier this year asking for deferment to September 1.... Read more
18d
The Economic Times
Wrote article disputing father on my own, says Jayant Sinhafinance ministry in July last year. "It is the prime minister's prerogative to
The Economic Times / Posted 18 days ago
finance ministry in July last year. "It is the prime minister's prerogative to decide (where) is it that you can make the most important contribution. Certainly, at the civil aviation ministry, we have an important set of things to do," Jayant s... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Wrote article disputing father on my own, says Jayant Sinhaprime minister’s prerogative to decide (where) is it that you can make the most
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 18 days ago
prime minister’s prerogative to decide (where) is it that you can make the most important contribution. Certainly, at the civil aviation ministry, we have an important set of things to do,” Jayant said. About the article, Jayant said, “We welcome... Read more
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21d
Business Standard India
Flying domestic? Soon you will need only Aadhaar number to board flightsairports without flashing their identity cards and clear the check-in process t
Business Standard India / Posted 21 days ago
airports without flashing their identity cards and clear the check-in process through fingerprints and iris scan. The civil aviation ministry has begun the process of linking the databases of airlines and airports with passenger IDs such as... Read more
22d
Business Standard India
Air India: Hope DGCA shows leniency to 132 pilots who skipped alcohol teststests this year. They face the prospect of being grounded and a final decision
Business Standard India / Posted 22 days ago
tests this year. They face the prospect of being grounded and a final decision would be taken after discussions with the civil aviation ministry. Air India and the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) have discussed the issue. While... Read more
23d
Hindustantimes.com
CISF proposes armed cover against terror threat to UDAN schemeThis way you can minimise the cost of deployment and security,” he said. What
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 23 days ago
This way you can minimise the cost of deployment and security,” he said. What we have proposed to the government and the civil aviation ministry is that the CISF security “will be aircraft-centric rather than airport centric.They (government and... Read more
24d
The Economic Times
Government seeks asset valuer for Air India stake salehas constituted a group of ministers to chart out the future course of action.
The Economic Times / Posted 24 days ago
has constituted a group of ministers to chart out the future course of action. According to the tender document floated by civil aviation ministry, the asset valuer will have to carry out the valuation of land, buildings, aircraft, engines, stock... Read more
25d
The Economic Times
Ministerial group discusses Air India disinvestment-- IndiGo and Bird Group -- have already formally evinced interest in Air India
The Economic Times / Posted 25 days ago
-- IndiGo and Bird Group -- have already formally evinced interest in Air India disinvestment and have written to the civil aviation ministry in this regard. On June 28, the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) had given its... Read more
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28d
Hindustantimes.com
Rights body, pension dept flay aviation ministry for withholding employees’ retirement benefitsThe National Human Right Commission (NHRC) and the Department of Pension and Pe
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 28 days ago
The National Human Right Commission (NHRC) and the Department of Pension and Pensioners’ Welfare (DoP&PW) have slammed the civil aviation ministry for not extending retirement benefits to its employees. Rejecting ministry’s claim that it was taking... Read more
28d
Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Air India privatization: Govt plans global road shows as it prepares for saleleast three firms--InterGlobe Aviation, Bird Group and Turkey's Celebi--have fo
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 28 days ago
least three firms--InterGlobe Aviation, Bird Group and Turkey's Celebi--have formally evinced interest in Air India's privatization and have written to the civil aviation ministry in this regard. First Published: Fri, Sep 15 2017. 09... Read more

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