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Indian Airlines

Civil aviation revenues down 85%, 18,000 jobs lost

Pickup in domestic air travel since July has been very slack

18 Sep 2020 11:27 AM

Under strict rules, India resumes domestic flights after two months

West Bengal urged government to postpone resumption of passenger flights to Kolkata as it focuses on rescue work of Cyclone Amphan

25 May 2020 10:27 AM

64 flights to bring stranded Indians from abroad, government reveals airfare

On arrival from abroad, all passengers will be screened and put under quarantine for a period of 14 days as a Covid-19 precautionary measure

05 May 2020 5:47 PM

DGCA directs airlines not to take bookings until further notice

Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) issued the notification after some Indian airlines started taking bookings for May 4 onwards

20 Apr 2020 10:47 AM

You might get your flight ticket refund from airline

Ministry of Civil Aviation and CEOs of Indian airlines companies spoke about issue of cancellation refunds during lockdown period

16 Apr 2020 3:37 PM


4 UPA-era civil aviation officials under ED scanner

Enforcement Directorate is looking at the role played by these officials in the opening up of some routes to private airlines

30 Mar 2020 10:26 AM

Ramp walks, dancing: Indian watchdog clamps down on flight crew TikTok videos

DGCA directed airlines to crack down on behavior of flight crew after several videos showed crew members singing & dancing while on duty.

21 Sep 2019 10:06 AM

Air India, Indian Airlines merger: ED starts probe

These ED cases are based on four FIRs filed by the Central Bureau of Investigation, sources said.

20 Oct 2018 2:00 AM

Indian airlines giving tough fight to foreign rivals

They now control 39.1 per cent of business, up from 37 per cent in 2014-15, according to latest DGCA trade numbers.

24 Sep 2018 12:55 PM

Indian carriers need USD 50 billion to buy planes over 10 yrs: report

India's domestic market has grown at around 20 per cent year over the last three years.

06 Aug 2018 9:09 AM


India airlines spread their wings to escape airfare war at home

India is one of the cheapest domestic airline markets in the world, with an average fare of 13 cents per kilometre flown.

14 Jun 2018 9:22 AM

Domestic air traffic soars to record high

India’s domestic traffic rose 22.9 per cent in February.

06 Apr 2018 12:21 PM

Saudi Arabia not to retain passports of Indian crew on arrival: Air India

The move comes as a big relief to the crew of Air India and Jet Airways, the two Indian airlines which fly to Saudi Arabia.

31 Mar 2018 9:36 AM

Low-cost, long-haul flights from India to boost leisure travel: report

Only 0.3 per cent of Indians currently travel abroad for a holiday every year.

31 Jan 2018 12:32 PM

Why GST could lead to higher flight ticket prices

Airlines claim new levies under GST will saddle the industry with a burden of Rs 4,750 crore.

25 Sep 2017 12:59 PM


Decision on AI-IA merger was collective, says Praful Patel

Patel said the CBI had registered the PE to go into these issues in 2013 when the UPA was in power.

31 May 2017 1:16 AM