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Tuesday, November 30, 2021



Despite new civil aviation ministry guidelines feasibility still a distant dream, say wheelchair users

October 27, 2021 6:41 pm

"More than coming up with these guidelines and circulars, it is the execution and sensitisation of the [CISF] staff that is important"

Karnataka minister says all major cities to soon have airports

September 17, 2021 7:44 am

Apart from airports, the government is also planning to build permanent helipads at all the district headquarters

Airport fashion: Kangana Ranaut to Sidharth Malhotra, celebs are travelling in style

June 12, 2021 8:53 am

With this week coming to a close, here's a quick round up of who wore what at the airport.

Bundled for privatisation: 7 airports making losses

March 17, 2021 4:05 am

After leasing out Ahmedabad, Mangalore, Jaipur, Lucknow, Guwahati and Thiruvananthapuram airports on public-private partnership mode, the AAI had selected Bhubaneswar, Varanasi, Amritsar, Raipur, Indore and Trichy airports for the second round.

Screening travellers at international borders could slow down COVID transmission

September 16, 2020 2:29 pm

Screening at the border could include asking people about their health to find out if they have had any symptoms of COVID-19. It could also involve temperature checks

Fear of flying: Negotiating the regulations around flights sounds incredibly daunting

May 25, 2020 3:43 pm

The sight of cabin crew kitted out in PPE will be a sight to behold, a vivid and unforgettable reminder of our dystopian new world.

Domestic flights new guidelines: No meals, extra luggage on flights; passengers will get safety kits

May 21, 2020 1:47 pm

Passengers will only be allowed to obtain boarding pass through web check-in. They are also required to download the baggage tag for their check-in luggage, which is restricted to a maximum of one bag and handbag.

Now, pay huge penalty for carrying excess luggage on trains

June 06, 2018 2:17 pm

Acting on the numerous complaints regarding excess luggage being towed into train compartments, the Indian Railways has decided to strictly enforce its three-decades-old baggage allowance rules.

Wildlife strikes at airports rise three times in 7 years; 976 incidents in first 10 months of 2017

January 01, 2018 12:00 am

Records obtained from the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) show that 976 wildlife strikes were reported in the first ten months of 2017, compared with 380 wildlife strikes in the year 2010.