Monday, February 26, 2018

Aviation

Aviation

Budget 2018: Civil aviation ministry gets Rs6,602 crore allocation

DELHI: Civil aviation ministry will receive an increased budgetary allocation of Rs 6,602.86 crore in the next financial year, with a significant chunk kept...
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Budget 2018: Air India to get Rs 650 crore under turnaround...

DELHI: Disinvestment-bound Air India will receive only Rs 650 crore under the government's turnaround plan in the next financial year, less than half of...
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Emirates may allow mobile calls in India

DELHI: Emirates' flyers to, from and over India may soon be allowed to make calls using their mobile phones, apart from offering onboard internet. The...

Budget 2018: UDAN to connect 56 unserved airports

DELHI: As many as 56 unserved airports and 31 unserved helipads will be connected under the government's regional air connectivity scheme, Finance Minister Arun...
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Budget 2018: New scheme for airport expansion announced

NEW DELHI/MUMBAI: The government, in the Budget announced a scheme to expand airport capacity more than five times to handle a billion trips a...

Work starts on new Guwahati airport terminal

GUWAHATI: Airports Authority of India (AAI) has started working on the new integrated terminal building of the Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport at Guwahati. Its...
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Budget 2018: Govt stays on Air India sale course

DELHI: The divestment of Air India is set to go through in the next financial year with Finance Minister Arun Jaitley’s 2018-19 Budget presented...
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Mumbai airport biggest bottleneck in aviation: MoS Jayant Sinha

MUMBAI: Union Minister of State for Civil Aviation Jayant Sinha said amid a tremendous latent demand for aviation in the country, Chhatrapati Shivaji International...
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Bengaluru airport posts impressive growth in 2017

BENGALURU: Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) clocked 25.04 million passengers in 2017 recording a growth of 12.9% year-on-year. BIAL, which announced the annual traffic figures for...

AAI incurring heavy losses at Surat airport

SURAT: Airports Authority of India (AAI) is incurring heavy losses on the operations and maintenance of Surat airport. As per the information made available under...