Thursday, Feb 02, 2023



Could air someday power your flight? Airlines are betting on it

January 24, 2023 12:47 pm

New technologies, including one fuel extracted from the atmosphere itself, could make flying more sustainable. But the challenges are many and the timeline is uncertain.

Two IndiGo fliers held in Patna: What rules say about drinking on flights

January 12, 2023 5:27 pm

The two were arrested for consuming beer on a domestic flight and creating a ruckus on the aircraft. What exactly is the law about drinking on flights? Are the rules different for domestic and international flights? We explain.

Centre evasive on flights between India and Canada from Punjab: AAP MP Sanjeev Arora

December 21, 2022 8:21 am

The AAP MP, Sanjeev Arora, said that he had asked the minister if Amritsar and Chandigarh are left out in the recent pact signed between India and Canada to increase the number of flights, and if so, the reasons for it

UK airports to soon relax security rules for liquids, laptops 

December 15, 2022 4:42 pm

Under current requirements, travellers in the UK are allowed to only carry liquids only up to 100 millilitres and scan them through in a clear plastic bag

Sri Lanka to resume flights from Jaffna to India next week: Aviation Minister

December 06, 2022 12:16 pm

Sri Lanka is currently facing its worst economic crisis since its independence from Britain in 1948.

Suspension of scheduled international passenger flights extended till further orders: DGCA

February 28, 2022 1:06 pm

This restriction will not apply to international all-cargo operations and flight specifically approved by the DGCA.

India will continue to press China for return of thousands of stranded Indians: top diplomat

January 10, 2022 10:04 pm

Amidst the Covid-19 pandemic, China stopped issuing visas for Indians in 2020 and currently, there were no flights in operation between the two countries

Airline and airport operators have been asked to play Indian music only. They’ll have to define Indian music first

December 30, 2021 9:16 am

🔴 To ask airline and airport operators to confine themselves to the Indian music route is at best silly and at worst lip service to India’s rich music traditions, which require more meaningful steps for preservation.

Overseas flights start December 15 but new Covid fears trigger an ‘at-risk’ list

November 27, 2021 10:28 am

🔴 While the move could potentially bring down fares on some high-volume flight routes, this comes at a time when international travel faces fresh uncertainty because of the new Covid-19 variant.

Ukrainian airline swaps high heels, skirts for trainers and trouser suits

October 05, 2021 3:15 pm

"Twelve hours on your feet... If you wear high heels, you are hardly able to walk afterwards..." a flight attendant was quoted as saying