The capital`s Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) has been adjudged the world`s best airport for the year 2014, under the category of handling 25 to 40 million passengers per annum, officials said on Saturday.
Braving adverse weather conditions in Nepal, India operated flights throughout last night and evacuated people, including relatives of Samajwadi Party MP Naresh Agrawal, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj informed Rajya Sabha on Monday.
An Air India commander, who was involved in a minor altercation with a co-pilot before a Delhi-bound flight took off from Jaipur, has resumed flying duty after undergoing a course in cockpit resource management, the Lok Sabha was informed on Monday.
Following the earthquake in Nepal, state-run Air India and budget carriers SpiceJet and IndiGo have decided to operate additional flights and carry relief material to the quake-hit country free of cost.
The trial run of a newly constructed 3.4 kms long taxiway and Maintenance Repair Overhaul (MRO) unit of Multi-modal International Cargo Hub and Airport (MIHAN) was conducted successfully here, Maharashtra Airport Development Company (MADC) said today.
Aviation regulator DGCA is looking into the issue of Air India having ferried "more" passengers than the "allowed" capacity on some flights while evacuating stranded Indian nationals from the war-hit Yemen recently.
Air India would take a decision on Thursday whether to fly Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the plane that was grounded in Berlin or continue using the standby aircraft to ferry him back home after it receives a report on the engine problem-hit aircraft's airworthiness.
With India wrapping up its air evacuation operations from Yemen, a six-day-old baby girl in an incubator was the cynosure of all eyes as she was brought here on Friday, accompanied by a doctor, from the strife-torn country by an Air India flight.