Aviation Minister

Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad's repeated attempts to fly go in vain as airlines remain resolute

Since Tuesday, he had been trying hard and soul to fly to Delhi, either by getting open tickets or by buying new ones. However, everytime his attempt to manage a ticket by using alias has resulted into a complete failure.

Apr 01, 2017, 00:48 AM IST
Airlines likely to follow No-Fly list to keep these unruly flyers off limits

Airlines likely to follow No-Fly list to keep these unruly flyers off limits

Zee Media Bureau

In order to revamp its aviation security, India is likely to set up its own No-Fly list similar to the one followed by airlines globally.

Oct 15, 2016, 12:25 PM IST

Aviation Minister orders probe in Air India Scandal

Aviation Minister has ordered the probe in Air India Scandal and also have formed a high-level committee.

May 10, 2016, 17:25 PM IST

AI receives compensation for B-787 delivery delays: Minister

The government said on Monday that flag carrier Air India has received compensation for delays in the delivery of Boeing 787 aircraft from its manufacturer.

Mar 16, 2015, 21:07 PM IST

Windscreen of plane to carry Aviation Minister cracks before take-off

A Delhi-bound IndiGo aircraft, scheduled to fly Union Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju and other passengers, developed a windscreen crack minutes before its take-off from Nagpur airport on Tuesday evening.

Nov 18, 2014, 23:23 PM IST

No Indian on board ill-fated Malaysian plane: Aviation Minister

Terming as "unfortunate" the loss of lives in the Malaysian airline tragedy, Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju Friday said there was no Indian on board the plane.

Jul 18, 2014, 12:28 PM IST

Flying out of Delhi, Mumbai to be cheaper from January 1

Air fares out of Delhi and Mumbai would become cheaper with the government Tuesday deciding to abolish airport development fee (ADF) at the two airports from January 1.

Oct 16, 2012, 17:46 PM IST

No bailout for Kingfisher Airlines: Aviation Minister

Aviation Minister said the government will not help any private airlines with monetary help.

May 09, 2012, 18:44 PM IST

Indian carriers owe Rs 17.25 billion to Airports Authority

India's carriers owed a total of Rs 17.25 billion (USD 245 million) to the state-run Airports Authority of India as of Dec. 31 for availing airport facilities such as landing and parking of aircraft, Aviation Minister Ajit Singh said Wednesday.

Mar 28, 2012, 13:52 PM IST

Cabinet Panel to discuss Air India Debt Recast Plan: Ajit Singh

A panel of India's federal cabinet will discuss the debt restructuring plan of national carrier Air India Ltd. at its next meeting, Aviation Minister Ajit Singh said Tuesday.

Mar 27, 2012, 16:42 PM IST

Cong, NCP back Praful Patel in AI case

Union Minister Praful Patel is at the centre of pay-off allegations in an Air India procurement case in 2007.

Feb 04, 2012, 00:08 AM IST

Aviation industry faced huge losses, fierce competition

The Indian aviation industry faced a paradoxical situation in 2011.

Dec 26, 2011, 09:59 AM IST

Ajit Singh likely to be the new Aviation Minister

RLD, with five members in the Lok Sabha, on Monday formally joined the UPA.

Dec 12, 2011, 20:28 PM IST