Sunday, September 24, 2017

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Internet, sat phones in Indian skies by next year

DELHI: In a year’s time, Indian flyers can browse the Internet while onboard. This inflight connectivity, which was hitherto available only for defence personnel, will...
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Panel to finalise regulations for drones: Sinha

DELHI: The civil aviation ministry has set up a committee, which includes officers from security agencies, to finalise the regulations for use of drones,...

Pay Delhi Metro fare with your wrist watch!

DELHI: Are you fed up with swiping your card in Delhi Metro? Now you can travel in style by using your wrist watch to...

Honeywell wants growth in connected aircraft business

MUMBAI: American aerospace major Honeywell International, which flew in a 'connected aircraft' to the city on July 3, estimates a USD 7 billion market...
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Vistara brings augmented reality to Indian skies

DELHI: Airline companies in India are latest to experiment with augmented reality on the ground and on their flights. This month, Vistara integrated Augmented Reality...
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AAI ropes in Tata Elxsi to design IT guidelines for airports

DELHI: Design services provider Tata Elxsi has been roped in by the Airports Authority of India (AAI) to design information and technology guidelines for...
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IRCTC offers mVisa payment solution for travellers

DELHI: Rail travellers can now book tickets by mVisa payment method which allows them to scan a quick response (QR) code and pay through...

India may soon get robots at airports to help passengers check-in

BRUSSELS: Spending hours in a long queue at an airport could soon be passe as researchers have designed a new check-in robot that will...
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Paytm focuses on hotel, travel space

BENGALURU: On the back of raising $1.4 billion from SoftBank, Paytm is making aggressive moves to challenge existing players in verticals like movie ticketing,...

DJUBO announces partnerships with Traveloka, Pegi Pegi

DJUBO, a cloud based 360 Hotels Sales Platform, has now entered the South Asian hotel tech market after announcing its partnerships with Traveloka and...