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.
June 19, 2020 8:21 pm
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June 17, 2020 8:38 am
The country resumed domestic passenger flights from May 25 after a gap of two months amid the coronavirus pandemic.
June 02, 2020 7:49 pm
Indian carriers operated a total of 4,062 flights till June 1 -- 428 on May 25, 445 on May 26, 460 on May 27, 494 on May 28, 513 on May 29, 529 on May 30, 501 on May 31 and 692 on June 1.
June 02, 2020 12:12 am
Before resumption of the domestic flight services, Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri had pointed out that social distancing requirements would not be met even if middle seats in flights were kept vacant insisting that those seats would be filled up too.
May 27, 2020 9:05 pm
After two months of being grounded, India resumed its domestic flight services on Monday with 428 flights functioning on day one.
May 26, 2020 9:26 pm
On the flight movement on Tuesday, the aviation minister said the airports have handled 325 departures and 283 arrivals with 41,673 passengers till 5 pm.
May 24, 2020 7:05 am
Five other states – Kerala, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Assam, and the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, have also decided to quarantine passengers upon arrival.
May 24, 2020 12:58 am
A senior government official, on condition of anonymity, said that the Civil Aviation Ministry has been monitoring the situation in countries like the US, the UK, Italy, the UAE, Singapore, Thailand, etc to assess whether it will be safe to resume commercial operations to these destinations.
May 23, 2020 8:24 pm
The Centre on Wednesday said domestic flight services would resume from Monday in a “calibrated manner”, laying the ground for gradual resumption of scheduled commercial flight operations that have been shut since March 25.