Don't get shocked if you find an aircraft hovering over you on national highway!

Don't get shocked if you find an aircraft hovering over you on national highway!

You may find it scary if you happen to see a low lying aircraft while passing by a under-construction national highway project!

Govt rejects airlines' proposal to charge for check-in baggage

The Ministry of Civil Aviation has turned down a proposal of airlines to charge for check-in baggage while providing incentives for passengers who travel light, according to a news channel report.

Etihad Airways says not in talks to raise stake in Jet Airways

Shares in Jet closed up 2.44 percent on Tuesday against a 0.27 percent rise in the benchmark. A spokesman for Jet did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

Robert Vadra slams Centre over airport privileges to MPs, other VIPs

Robert Vadra slams Centre over airport privileges to MPs, other VIPs

Claiming that special privileges he enjoyed at airports were not given to him with his consent, Robert Vadra has hit out at the Centre over facilities like free access to airport terminal building enjoyed by MPs and other VIPs.

Govt owes around Rs 600 cr to Air India for VVIP travel

The government owes around Rs 600 crore to Air India for using its aircraft for travel of VVIPs.

MPs want govt to regulate airfares; MoCA 'averse'

Even as sharp movements in airfares continue to raise concerns, the Ministry of Civil Aviation is "reluctant" to regulate the ticket prices on grounds that any such move would be against free market principles.

Tata-SIA Airlines deal: Delhi HC seeks Centre's response

Tata-SIA Airlines Ltd is a joint venture between Tata and Singapore Airlines and AirAsia India is a joint venture between Tata Sons and Malaysia-based AirAsia.

Govt scraps control over aircraft purchases by local airlines

The Civil Aviation Ministry today abolished the Aircraft Acquisition Committee (AAC) which used to permit import of planes by airlines and other operators, thus doing away with time-consuming procedures that affected the companies.