aviation policy

PM Narendra Modi bats for reforms in tourism sector

PM Narendra Modi bats for reforms in tourism sector

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that connectivity is becoming extremely important in the 21st century, adding that air connectivity is vital from the point of view of tourism sector growth as more tourists would yield better economic growth.

Oct 22, 2016, 17:47 PM IST
New civil aviation policy: How it will benefit air travellers

New civil aviation policy: How it will benefit air travellers

Here are the key things that air travellers must know about the new civil aviation policy.

Jun 15, 2016, 16:24 PM IST
'Acche din' for air travellers! Cabinet clears new civil aviation policy, puts cap on airfares

'Acche din' for air travellers! Cabinet clears new civil aviation policy, puts cap on airfares

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday cleared the much-awaited Civil Aviation Policy thereby unveiling a slew of passenger-friendly measures including capping of airfares at Rs 2,500 for an hour-long flight.

Jun 15, 2016, 12:13 PM IST
Cabinet likely to take up aviation policy today; may unveil capping of airfares at Rs 2,500

Cabinet likely to take up aviation policy today; may unveil capping of airfares at Rs 2,500

The cabinet may unveil a slew of passenger-friendly measures including capping of airfares at Rs 2,500 for an hour-long flight.

Jun 15, 2016, 11:32 AM IST

Aviation policy likely to be cleared by Cabinet this month

The draft policy was unveiled in October last year and since then Government has held extensive consultations with various stakeholders including ministries, airlines,airport operators, ground handling agencies, among others during this period.

Apr 01, 2016, 15:54 PM IST

Mandi Live : New Aviation Policy likely from April

The government is likely to implement new aviation policy from April this year.

Mar 02, 2016, 19:58 PM IST

Aviation policy in final stage: Raju

The NDA government's new aviation policy is in the final stages and it will be referred to the Cabinet for approval, even as the draft policy received over three lakh views and suggestions, Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju said on Monday.  

Dec 28, 2015, 18:24 PM IST
Draft Aviation Policy: 10 important takeaways

Draft Aviation Policy: 10 important takeaways

Zee Media Bureau

Oct 31, 2015, 17:41 PM IST

Draft civil aviation policy elicits mixed response

SpiceJet would be submitting its suggestions on the draft policy and certain issues such as high tax on ATF (Air Turbine Fuel), Singh said.

Oct 30, 2015, 21:13 PM IST

Much awaited draft aviation policy likely to delayed further

The much awaited draft aviation policy is likely to be delayed further as certain provisions including easing of international flying norm for domestic carriers, are expected to be reworked.

Aug 26, 2015, 21:26 PM IST

Govt expects to finalise new aviation policy in a month

Government expects to finalise the much-awaited new aviation policy and revised international flying norms for domestic carriers within a month.

Jun 10, 2015, 18:36 PM IST

New civil aviation policy likely by May 15: Minister

A new civil aviation policy that is expected to focus on developing six metro airports as international hubs and also address several key issues is likely to be unveiled by the Government before May 15.

Apr 09, 2015, 18:57 PM IST

New civil aviation policy likely by next week

Aviation Ministry is hopeful of coming out with a new policy next week with a focus to make the country an international hub for air transport.

Feb 05, 2015, 00:06 AM IST

India expects 400 million air passengers by 2020: Raju

India has witnessed a growth in number of air travellers due to liberal aviation policy and entry of small air carrier, and is likely to touch 400 million mark by 2020, Union Civil Aviation Minister P Ashok Gajapathi Raju said here Sunday.

Jun 30, 2014, 06:07 AM IST

Global airlines' body wants India to improve infrastructure

Global airlines' body IATA on Tuesday asked the government to improve infrastructure and cut costs and "excessive" taxation on aviation, saying it could be done by preparing a national aviation policy in India.

Mar 26, 2013, 17:59 PM IST