Air travel

Did you know? Travelling by air causes infectious diseases to spread faster - Read

Did you know? Travelling by air causes infectious diseases to spread faster - Read

Researchers explain the boarding techniques that need reviewing and recommend a potential solution.

Aug 08, 2017, 20:23 PM IST
Vistara Freedom to Fly Sale: Get tickets starting at just Rs 799

Vistara Freedom to Fly Sale: Get tickets starting at just Rs 799

Bookings under the sale applicable for travel between August 23, 2017 and April 19, 2018.

Aug 08, 2017, 08:50 AM IST
Average airfares fall 18% last year, says Civil Aviation Ministry

Average airfares fall 18% last year, says Civil Aviation Ministry

Average airfares dropped 18 percent in 2016 and additional capacities can further bring down the fares, Union Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju today said as he disfavoured the idea of capping ticket prices.

May 30, 2017, 22:34 PM IST
Digital system for airport entry may roll out soon! Just use your mobile phone, Aadhaar for air travel

Digital system for airport entry may roll out soon! Just use your mobile phone, Aadhaar for air travel

You might soon be using just your mobile phone and Aadhaar for air travel minus all that paper work, with the government looking to roll out a digital system for airport entry and subsequent journey requirements.

Apr 28, 2017, 20:21 PM IST

Air travel from Delhi to get cheaper! Government massively cuts tax on jet fuel

Air travel from Delhi to get cheaper! Government massively cuts tax on jet fuel. Watch the full segment for more details.

Mar 08, 2017, 20:53 PM IST

Reports on the increasing risk in air journey | Part II

Reports on the increasing risk in air journey. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Dec 28, 2016, 14:07 PM IST

Volcanic eruptions in Indonesia hit air travel

Volcanic eruptions in Indonesia in recent days have forced the closure of two airports and disrupted some flights to the holiday island of Bali, officials said Wednesday. 

Aug 03, 2016, 13:54 PM IST
Soon, flyers will have to shell out more for tickets: Know why

Soon, flyers will have to shell out more for tickets: Know why

Flyers will soon have to shell out slightly more for tickets to fund the government's ambitious regional connectivity scheme under which airfares will be capped at Rs 2,500 for one-hour flights on unserved and under-served routes.

Jul 01, 2016, 17:22 PM IST
Air travel set to get costlier- Know why

Air travel set to get costlier- Know why

In the five increases, ATF rates have gone up by 25 percent, or Rs 9,985.87,  per kilolitre since March.

Jul 01, 2016, 13:16 PM IST
Starting today, pay less for excess checked-in baggage

Starting today, pay less for excess checked-in baggage

From July 1 onwards, fliers will be required to shell out lesser money for excess checked-in baggage up to a certain limit as the revised fee structure comes into effect.

Jul 01, 2016, 12:29 PM IST