Indian airlines

Lucknow: Indian airlines companies, Indigo and GoAir, are so careless about the lives of people that they had been flying the same Airbus A320 aircrafts which were outright rejected by Qatar Airways for not meeting the flying standards. The Qatar-based airline had cited inefficiency of aircraft’s engine, made by an American company, for rejecting the …

New Delhi: The government on Tuesday appointed IAS officer Pradeep Singh Kharola as the Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of Air India. According to the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC), Kharola is an IAS officer of the Karnataka cadre of 1985. He will enjoy the rank and pay of a Secretary in the government. Kharola …

New Delhi: Civil aviation regulator has made it mandatory for aircraft to have “GAGAN” satellite-based navigation system for registration in India from January 1, 2019. According to a public notice issued by Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) on its website on Friday, the launch of “GAGAN” has made India the only fourth country in the …

Hyderabad: TDP MP JC Diwakar Reddy, who was banned from flying by domestic airlines for creating a ruckus at Visakhapatnam airport on Thursday, has gone abroad for vacation. Diwakar Reddy’s brother JC Prabhakar Reddy confirmed on Saturday that he along with his family members left the country on Friday night. He, however, did not disclose …

New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday registered three cases against unnamed officials of Civil Aviation Ministry and Air India over the irregularities in purchase of 111 Boeing aircraft worth Rs 70,000 crore and alleged corruption in handing over international airline routes to private airlines during the UPA regime. Apart from Civil …

The airlines stated that the 999 offer is applicable on the Bengaluru-Hyderabad route. "Among the other routes, fares on Jaipur-Pune start from Rs 2,317, Delhi-Guwahati Rs 2,417, Delhi-Bengaluru Rs 2,534 and Delhi-Goa Rs 3,116," stated IndiGo

It may be mentioned that for the convenience of passengers, railways and airlines have been accepting Rs 500 and Rs 1000 currency notes till November 11 midnight. Other emergency services like hospitals and petrol pumps are also directed to accept old currency notes. After the orders by the government, long queues were seen at railway platforms and airports across country with people booking tickets and many