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Airports Authority of India

AAI declares total of 55 airports as Single-Use-Plastic-free terminals

Taking Prime Minister Narendra Modi's appeal on reducing the use of Single Use Plastic, the Aviation Ministry had directed its arm AAI to ban the use of SUP at its airports.

Sep 03, 2019, 18:09 PM IST

Delhi airport to get India's most advanced, tallest ATC tower in August

At least 1,200 landings and take-offs happen every day from Delhi airport along with overflying traffic of at least 250 planes. In all, more than 40,000 movements are handled in a month.

Jul 28, 2019, 12:07 PM IST

CBI arrests senior Airports Authority of India officer while taking bribe

The official had allegedly demanded a bribe of Rs 4 lakh for each allotted tenders to the company for 'D' category airports.

Mar 20, 2019, 17:38 PM IST

Cabinet to infuse Rs 4,500 cr to revive un-served, under-served airports

The Revival of airstrips, airports will be demand driven, government said.

Mar 07, 2019, 16:09 PM IST

Adani group wins bids to operate five airports

Adanis were the highest bidder for Ahmedabad, Thiruvananthapuram, Lucknow, Mangaluru and Jaipur airports.

Feb 25, 2019, 16:54 PM IST

Privatisation of six airports: AAI receives 32 technical bids from 10 companies

AAI will open the financial bids on February 25. The winning bids will be announced on February 28.

Feb 17, 2019, 06:44 AM IST

Watch hours at Jammu Airport to be extended

Presently, the runway watch hours at the airport are from 8 am to 5 pm.

Jan 19, 2019, 21:20 PM IST

Pay Rs 20 crore by November 30, AAI to SpiceJet on dues

If the carrier fails to pay Rs 20 crore by the stipulated deadline, the AAI may increase the payment amount against its billing to Rs 3.5 crore, the source added.

Nov 29, 2018, 14:47 PM IST

Toilet-cum-childcare room at Srinagar airport; Minister directs AAI to look into matter

Sinha asked the AAI to follow up on the complaint by a person named Avinash Kaul, who posted about the matter on Twitter on Sunday and tagged the Union minister.

Sep 04, 2018, 08:37 AM IST

India, Nepal to discuss cross-border airspace issues on June 14

According to the report, during Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s visit two-day state visit to Nepal on May 11, the issue of new air routes was on the agenda.

Jun 07, 2018, 16:07 PM IST

Bagdogra airport to install sanitary napkin vending machines

The Bagdogra airport in Darjeeling district will soon have sanitary napkin dispensing machines at its terminal, a senior Airports Authority of India (AAI) official said today.

Feb 19, 2018, 11:17 AM IST

Airports Authority of India terminates licences for ground handling services at airports

The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has decided to terminate the licences for ground handling services at various aerodromes as part of implementing the new rules for such activities, according to a senior official.

Feb 18, 2018, 12:27 PM IST

Indigo in trouble again? Airline apologises after passenger falls off from wheelchair

At a time when Indigo is facing a flak for a video in which a staffer can be seen manhandling a passenger, the airline continued to be in limelight.

Nov 13, 2017, 15:15 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan lays foundation of solar plant at Raja Bhoj Airport

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan laid the foundation stone of a solar plant for Raja Bhoj Airport in Madhya Pradesh.

Sep 23, 2017, 07:14 AM IST

Arunachal Pradesh becomes part of UDAN scheme

A tripartite MoU has been signed in New Delhi on Tuesday between Arunachal Pradesh, the Civil Aviation Ministry and Airports Authority of India (AAI).

Sep 20, 2017, 22:41 PM IST

Uber partners with AAI to provide rides from four airports

Ride sharing company Uber today announced a partnership with Airports Authority of India (AAI) to offer easier options to riders for travelling from the airports.

Aug 24, 2017, 15:58 PM IST

Rajasthan's Kishangarh Airport to be commissioned by August, says Airports Authority of India

The Airports Authority of India manages 125 airports, which include 18 international airports and 78 domestic airports.


Jul 31, 2017, 14:06 PM IST

PM Modi flags off Rs 2,500 UDAN flight scheme: All you need to know

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday flagged off the first UDAN flight under Regional Connectivity Scheme (RCS) on Shimla-Delhi route.

Apr 27, 2017, 17:30 PM IST

Aam aadmi's UDAN scheme: 5 airlines win bids to fly 128 routes; fares capped at Rs 2,500 for one-hour flight

Five airlines including an Air India subsidiary and Spicejet on Thursday won bids to operate on 128 routes connecting 70 airports of which 31 are unserved under the regional connectivity scheme where fares are capped at Rs 2,500 for one-hour flights.


Mar 30, 2017, 19:18 PM IST

Government gets 20 registrations for regional air connectivity

Civil Aviation Secretary Rajiv Nayan Choubey said the government has so far received 20 registrations from air operator permit holders to participate in the upcoming reverse bidding round for allocation of RCS routes.

Nov 18, 2016, 18:07 PM IST