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Sanjaya Baru | Don’t look Westward: The Sun still rises in the East

It’s true that Europe has many rundown airports and many European cities have depressed neighbourhoods.

16 Oct 2023 12:25 AM

Manish Tewari | INDIA’S GILDED AGE

This privatisation turned out to be more of a societal shock, rather than therapy for an ailing economy

28 Mar 2021 4:49 AM

Chaos at airports continue as flights resume

Around 630 flights were cancelled on Monday while on Tuesday 80 flights were cancelled at Delhi alone.

27 May 2020 11:27 AM

Indians soar in the skies again! 5-year-old travels alone, meets mother after 3 months

A total of 532 flights were operated on Day 1. In Delhi, 82 flights had to be cancelled on Monday

26 May 2020 9:28 AM

Money collected from big airports to help expand CISF security cover of small

As of now, CISF covers 61 out of 100 operational airports while the rest are covered by the local police.

15 Sep 2019 11:18 AM


All major Indian airports to install body scanners

In the next two years, it will be mandatory for all airports to have body scanners and human frisking will be cut down heavily.

30 Aug 2019 12:17 AM

How to buy duty free goods

What you need to keep in mind when buying duty free goods.

22 Aug 2019 1:59 PM

India's air passenger traffic to touch 1 billion, says Puri

On Thursday, civil aviation minister told Lok Sabha that government had taken a decision to privatise six airports.

25 Jul 2019 2:10 PM

AAI spent Rs 4 crore in 2018-19 to maintain 26 non-operational airports '

In 2017-18, the AAI had spent Rs 2.66 crore to maintain these 26 airports, the document stated.

30 Jun 2019 2:06 PM

India to add 1,000 aircraft in 7-8 years: Govt official

The domestic aviation has been growing at 20 per cent every year, for the last four years.

15 Jan 2019 12:43 PM


Amazon targets airports for checkout-free store expansion

The move underscores how a company that started as an online bookseller is making forays into brick-and-mortar retail.

07 Dec 2018 6:48 PM

Soon, travellers can use facial recognition biometric to enter airports

Suresh Prabhu said the initiative would be "forward-looking and futuristic" and would be launched soon.

04 Oct 2018 1:19 PM

MP govt to pay subsidy to airlines 'per landing' of aircraft

The cabinet at its meeting here approved 'Aviation Policy 2018' for the state.

03 Oct 2018 1:40 PM

Delhi Airport 16th busiest in the world, handled 6.34 cr passengers in 2017

The airport handled 14 per cent more passengers last year and jumped 6 places from 22nd position in 2016.

23 Sep 2018 6:17 PM

Airports Authority of India to seek bids for ground services

The agency controls nearly 125 airports, including 78 domestic aerodromes and 26 civil enclaves.

06 Aug 2018 8:31 AM


Master document for airport infra development to be out by August

The MCA is being drafted by consultancy firm KPMG and would be out for stakeholder consultations by July end.

17 Jul 2018 11:35 AM

GST refund to foreign tourists at airports on the cards

Only purchases made by tourists from big retailers would be eligible for GST refunds at the airports.

10 Jun 2018 5:06 PM

Jet fuel demand to soar as domestic air travel takes off

Rapid growth in appetite for aviation fuel means the country’s refiners are far less likely to send cargoes abroad.

18 Apr 2018 12:46 PM

Judge vacates interim stay, police free to arrest DSK owner

On Thursday however, the police informed that the properties had already been mortgaged .

17 Feb 2018 6:09 AM

Mobile-Aadhaar can now be used to enter airports

Students also have the option to furnish a photo identity card issued by a govet institute.

29 Oct 2017 3:04 AM