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Airport Sector Forecasts 30% Growth, Indicating Economic Recovery Post-Pandemic

27 Apr 2024 12:39 AM

Pre-Covid level normalcy to return next year: Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Puri

In the midst of the COVID-19 second wave, the aviation sector is hit very badly and the passenger load factors have hit a recorded low

04 Jun 2021 1:08 PM

Air India to send staff on leave without pay for upto five years

Air India to send employees on LWP for six months or for a period of two years extendable upto five years

16 Jul 2020 10:02 AM

'Golden age' for Indian aviation sector; fundamentals strong: IndiGo chief

The traffic grew just 1.18 per cent in September, as per the latest available official data.

18 Nov 2019 10:05 AM

Budget 2019: Govt contemplating higher FDI in aviation, media, says Sitharaman

Global FDI flow slipped by 13 per cent in 2018 to USD 1.3 trillion, from 1.5 in the previous year.

05 Jul 2019 12:06 PM


Civil aviation minister says confident airline capacity problems will be solved

The airline and its lenders have been searching for new investors, while employee unions have been calling for government intervention.

15 Jun 2019 9:53 AM

Moderate growth in air passenger markets, but further decline in cargo demand: AAPA

AAPA showed continued growth in international air passenger markets supported by ongoing expansion in the global services sectors.

27 May 2019 1:06 PM

Aviation premium up 33 per cent in FY19

In FY19, total aviation premium written by domestic insurers stood at Rs 544 crore.

18 May 2019 2:19 AM

Centre, state should have a common platform for expanding aviation sector: Prabhu

UDAN would never have taken off and would have still been grounded had there been no state participation.

28 Feb 2019 4:14 PM

Indian airline sector to shrink losses by two-thirds next year: CAPA India

Indian carriers to lose a collective USD 550 million to USD 700 million for financial year 2020.

12 Feb 2019 12:53 PM


Aviation, oil marketing cos rise on lower global crude oil prices

Shares of aviation and oil marketing companies surged up to 6 per cent on Wednesday.

21 Nov 2018 6:04 PM

Airlines bleed as big chunk of payments made in dollars

Rupee woes spread across sectors; govt-RBI in combat mode.

11 Sep 2018 8:34 AM

India soars above global average in hiring female airline pilots

India has the highest proportion of female commercial pilots in the world at 12 per cent.

10 Sep 2018 9:58 AM

Jet Airways posts first-quarter loss; draws up strategy to cut costs

InterGlobe Aviation Ltd, operator of the country’s leading carrier IndiGo, reported a 97 per cent plunge in profit last month.

28 Aug 2018 10:53 AM

Govt plans policy for biofuel use in aviation sector

He was speaking at a function to mark India's first test flight partially powered by biofuel that landed here from Dehradun.

27 Aug 2018 4:30 PM


Suresh Prabhu asks Airbus to make planes in India

Airbus will be delivering one plane on an average per week to airlines in India over the next 10 years.

02 Jun 2018 3:35 PM

BJP govt boosted Indian aviation, 900 airplanes ordered in last 1 yr: Modi

Modi accused former governments of stalling infrastructure projects and said his govt started development projects worth Rs 10 L Cr.

18 Feb 2018 8:12 PM

India allows 49 per cent foreign investment in state-run airline

Air India has slowly lost market share to new low-cost private players in one of world's fastest-growing airline markets.

10 Jan 2018 4:28 PM

Airports need Rs 2.4 trillion investment in 10 years to meet demand

The country invested around Rs 52,000 crore over the last decade at various airports.

10 Oct 2017 12:45 PM

Lower state taxes on ATF, make fuel part of GST: SpiceJet chief

Cut in state taxes on ATF and bringing it within GST to make Indian aviation sector fastest growing in the world.

06 Oct 2017 2:52 PM