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Mumbai:Setting a new national aviation record, the Mumbai international airport, among the busiest single-runway airports in the world, set a new record of handling 1,003 landings and take-offs on Tuesday, an official said here on Wednesday. “On June 5, the Mumbai Airport has successfully handled 1,003 flights, breaking its own previous record of 988 flight …

 Lucknow: Air India on Tuesday started three new flights from Lucknow for three destinations- Jaipur, Dehradun and Bhopal. One, among the three, departed for Jaipur at 16:25 pm. The second flight from Lucknow to Dehradun will take off at 08:00 am on Thursday while the third flight will depart for Bhopal at 11:50 am. This …

New Delhi: Low-cost carrier SpiceJet on Thursday announced the launch of eight new direct flights and one connecting flight serving metro and non-metro cities, effective from July. The airline said it will operate new direct flights on Hyderabad-Jaipur, Jaipur-Guwahati and Hyderabad-Chandigarh routes, effective from July 1. Besides, it will operate daily direct flights on the …

  New Delhi: The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) on Friday banned the use of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 while travelling via flights. “In light of the recent incidents involving battery incidents with Samsung about its Galaxy Note 7 devices globally, traveling public and airlines are advised not to switch on these mobiles during …

New Delhi: In its way to honour the ‘Gallantry Award winners’, Air India – flag carrier airline of the country – has decided to upgrade them to business class on its domestic flights. “The decorated soldiers or ex-servicemen having the economy class boarding pass will be upgraded at the boarding gate, subject to availability of seats …

Washington: The U.S. Transportation Department has banned the use of electronic cigarettes on commercial flights. The rule applies to all scheduled flights by U.S. and foreign carriers involving transportation in, to and from the United States, the department said in a statement. The Transportation Department said it took the action to eliminate any confusion over whether …