Wednesday, Sep 28, 2022



Shuttle bus delayed, SpiceJet flyers start walking on tarmac: DGCA to probe

August 08, 2022 4:13 am

A source said that one bus arrived shortly after landing and carried a section of the passengers to the terminal with the second one only arriving around 45 minutes later.

Akasa Air commences operations in India, first flight takes off from Mumbai

August 07, 2022 11:35 am

Akasa Air, which is backed by ace investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala and aviation veterans Aditya Ghosh and Vinay Dube, got its air operator certificate from the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) on July 7.

7 of 20 busiest international air travel routes from India in May were to Dubai

August 01, 2022 8:33 am

In May 2019 only two of the top 20 international air travel routes from India were to Dubai, according to the data, which has been accessed by PTI.

‘You are grounded’: DGCA tactic to curb aircraft snags

August 01, 2022 8:33 am

The DGCA has also done spot inspections of all airlines

Spicejet introduces 26 new flights under UDAN scheme

July 19, 2022 2:13 pm

The flights have been launched under the 'Ude Desh ka Aam Naagrik' (UDAN) scheme that aims to strengthen poor air routes and also make air travel affordable and convenient.

SpiceXpress to be hived off from SpiceJet by first week of Aug: Official

July 11, 2022 8:49 am

SpiceJet is under the regulatory scanner right now.

Aviation experts share measures to avert bird hits; what passengers, pilots can do in an emergency

June 26, 2022 3:21 pm

An aircraft has to take off at a particular speed which can't be reduced due to bird activity, explained Colonel Rajgopalan

China recovers second black box of crashed passenger jet

March 27, 2022 5:05 pm

Flight MU5735 crashed on Monday, killing all 132 people onboard, mainland China's deadliest aviation disaster in 28 years.

Airlines raise weekly domestic flights by 10.1% for summer 2022: DGCA

March 12, 2022 1:15 am

IndiGo has increased its domestic flights by 10.4 per cent to 11,130 weekly services for summer 2022 as compared to 10,084 weekly services in the corresponding period last year, the regulator noted.

How a teenager's Twitter tracks Russian oligarchs

April 01, 2022 8:24 am

A college student who's been tracking Elon Musk's plane is now also posting the movements of Russian oligarchs on Twitter. The thing is: almost anyone can do it.


World’s 1st solar plane landed in Ahmedabad

March 11, 2015 2:02 pm

This historic round-the-world trip continues on Sunday with Andre Boschberg, being the pilot.


How often our airlines experience technical snags: News in Numbers

June 22, 2020 6:20 pm

Domestic airlines have reported the number of technical snags they have experienced. Of them all, IndiGo's numbers jump out, because it first reported 340 odd snags and when rivals reported the number suspect, it was revised to over 14,000 snags.