Last Updated: Monday, November 18, 2013, 18:25
Passengers carried by all domestic carriers between January and October this year was 507.02 lakh as against 483.95 lakh in 2012, registering a growth of 4.77 percent, official data showed.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 01, 2013, 19:12
After a substantial fall in February, India's domestic air traffic in March spiked seven percent compared to 2012, primarily due to lower fares, IATA said Wednesday.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 14, 2013, 16:10
The open air policy of the government has helped achieve higher growth in the aviation sector and the country is going to be the second largest air traffic market in the world, Aviation Minister Ajit Singh said.
Last Updated: Monday, April 01, 2013, 15:30
In terms of market share, Air India was pushed to the fourth spot at 18.9 percent by no-frill carrier SpiceJet which cornered 20.4 percent of the market.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 05, 2013, 18:13
India's domestic air traffic declined by almost five percent in January even though the overall global market showed an upswing with China becoming the second largest domestic market worldwide, IATA said Tuesday.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 30, 2012, 17:21
Even the DGCA data for the January-November period, released recently, shows a three percent negative growth during the period.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 19, 2012, 22:17
However, on a month-on-month basis the traffic grew by 10.20 percent, as the domestic airlines carried 50.20 lakh passenger in a month under review from 45.55 lakh passengers ferried in Oct, 2011.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 04, 2012, 21:00
US aircraft manufacturer Boeing on Tuesday raised its 20-year market forecast for sale of passenger planes in India saying the demand for commercial jets will increase more than 4.5 times of the world market by 2031.
Last Updated: Monday, April 09, 2012, 15:05
India experienced the second strongest domestic air traffic growth in the world after Brazil, but the high growth hid the financial weakness facing the Indian carriers, global airline body IATA has said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 21, 2012, 22:57
Air traffic in India has witnessed a growth of 16.5 percent during the period 2004-05 to 2010-11.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 01, 2012, 00:35
International Air Transport Association (IATA) Wednesday said that passenger traffic in India grew by 8.8 percent year on year in January, with demand rising by nine percent over that of December 2011.
Last Updated: Monday, September 12, 2011, 18:27
India has witnessed an over 25 percent increase in air traffic in the last two years with Kingfisher emerging as the number one carrier.
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