July 04, 2020 5:32 pm
Kolkata Airport tweeted on Saturday that no flights between Kolkata and Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Pune, Nagpur and Ahmedabad will operate between July 6 and July 19 as novel coronavirus cases continue to rise in the country.
June 20, 2020 8:23 pm
The government resumed domestic passenger flights from May 25 after nearly two months of suspension to combat the coronavirus outbreak, but placed lower and upper limits on airfares depending upon the flight duration.
May 29, 2020 1:39 pm
Deputy Commissioner (DC) Girish Dayalan confirmed the development and said that the health department teams are working on contact tracing of the new positive cases.
May 27, 2020 3:43 am
Unlike day one, more passengers were seen near the arrival gate than at the departure area. Most said they were either going home or returning home to Delhi.
May 27, 2020 7:26 am
"No one else was seated in his vicinity, significantly reducing the possibility of transmission... The operating crew has been home quarantined for 14 days and we are in the process of notifying other passengers as per the government guidelines," the airline said.
May 26, 2020 12:00 pm
The airport authorities at Sahnewal domestic airport of Ludhiana had already proposed to Air India to make the lone Ludhiana-Delhi flight six days a week as they were expecting a better response in absence of rail service.
May 26, 2020 10:51 am
As there were no tags that were to be attached to the bags, passengers were seen with bags on which names and PNR number were written or glued.
May 26, 2020 5:56 am
In UP, six flights landed at Lucknow airport and seven departed to Ahmedabad, Mumbai, Bengaluru and Delhi.
May 26, 2020 1:20 am
The first day after the two-month hiatus saw 17 flight movements at the Pune airport till 8 pm. According to Airports Authority of India officials, 1,657 passengers arrived or departed from the airport by 8 pm.
May 25, 2020 8:32 pm
The resumption of air travel came with a few hiccups in the first few hours itself as several flyers took to social media to register their grievances against airlines, particularly Air India. Several people travelled long distances only to find that their flights had been cancelled.