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ATF price cut by 14.7%; costs less than petrol, diesel

Jet fuel price Tuesday was cut by a record 14.7 percent on the back of decline in international rates, making it cheaper than both petrol and diesel.

Jan 01, 2019, 15:14 PM IST

Government cuts excise duty on aviation turbine fuel to 11%

This comes as a relief to the aviation industry that has been hit hard by high fuel prices.

Oct 10, 2018, 21:24 PM IST

Fuel supply restored after Air India clears partial dues

Supply had been cut due to erratic payments from Air India towards ATF bill.

Oct 08, 2018, 19:31 PM IST

Oil marketing companies suspend supply of aviation fuel to Air India: Sources

It is learnt that supply of ATF has been suspended for Air India's domestic flights.

Oct 08, 2018, 18:12 PM IST

Not just driving, flying may soon get expensive as well

Aviation turbine fuel (ATF) price was raised by Rs 4,688 per kilolitre, or 7.17 per cent, to Rs 70,028 per kl in Delhi, according to state-owned oil firms.

Jun 01, 2018, 15:33 PM IST

Non-subsidised LPG price hiked by Rs 73.5 per cylinder, subsidised by Rs 7; ATF by 4%

The price of non-subsidised LPG or market-priced cooking gas has also been hiked by Rs 73.5 to Rs 597.50 per bottle.

Sep 01, 2017, 16:16 PM IST

Air travel from Delhi to remote areas set to get cheaper

Air travel from Delhi to remote areas will be cheaper with the AAP government on Wednesday announcing slashing of VAT on Air Turbine Fuel (ATF) from existing 25 percent to one percent to compliment the Centre's regional connectivity scheme (RCS).

Mar 08, 2017, 18:21 PM IST

BP India gets license to sell jet fuel in India

BP will soon start local sales of aviation turbine fuel.

Oct 06, 2016, 13:20 PM IST

Airlines may increase price of tickets with hike in ATF

With the Government affecting a steep over nine percent hike in aviation turbine fuel (ATF), airlines may increase the price of tickets.

Jun 01, 2016, 22:59 PM IST

Diesel prices in major Indian cities after latest hike!

Diesel prices in major Indian cities after latest hike!

May 01, 2016, 20:01 PM IST

Petrol prices in major Indian cities after latest hike!

Petrol prices in major Indian cities after latest hike!

May 01, 2016, 19:37 PM IST

BP gets approval to sell jet fuel to airlines in India

After nearly two years of wrangling, BP plc has won an 'in-principle' approval to retail aviation turbine fuel (ATF) to airlines in India.

Jan 13, 2016, 12:24 PM IST

Price of non-subsidised LPG hiked by Rs 61.5 per cylinder

Jet fuel or ATF price was cut on Tuesday by a marginal 1.2 percent, the third reduction in as many months, while rate of non-subsidised cooking gas (LPG) was hiked by Rs 61.50 a cylinder due to global cues.

Dec 01, 2015, 14:05 PM IST

Non-subsidised LPG rate hiked by Rs 27.50 per cylinder

The hike in rate comes on back of four straight monthly reduction. Non-subsidised LPG price was last cut on October 1 by Rs 42 to Rs 517.50 in Delhi.

Nov 02, 2015, 17:10 PM IST

Naresh Goyal pitches for reducing aviation fuel prices

After meeting senior Civil Aviation Ministry officials, Goyal expressed satisfaction over the steps initiated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government to boost the economy

Aug 06, 2015, 20:54 PM IST

No racial motivation seen in US church fires: ATF

Fires at six African-American churches in the southern United States do not appear to be linked or racially motivated, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) said Thursday.

Jul 03, 2015, 01:03 AM IST

OilMin wants BP to furnish bank guarantee for ATF licence

The Oil Ministry wants UK's BP plc to furnish a bank guarantee and an undertaking that it will meet the minimum investment requirement for getting a licence to retail jet fuel (ATF) to airlines in India.

May 03, 2015, 13:36 PM IST

Parliamentary panel seeks regulation of airfares

With airfares witnessing sharp fluctuations, a Parliamentary panel Tuesday pitched for regulation of air ticket prices to ensure that they remain within a "reasonable range".

Apr 28, 2015, 18:53 PM IST

Govt rejects BP's application for selling ATF

BP Exploration (Alpha) Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of BP plc, had on June 11, 2014 submitted an application for authorisation to market aviation turbine fuel (ATF) claiming to have invested USD 477 million in the country.

Apr 20, 2015, 15:30 PM IST

Domestic carriers' financial health a concern: Govt

The government Tuesday expressed concern over the financial health of domestic airlines but ruled out plans of extending financial package to budget carriers.

Mar 17, 2015, 18:18 PM IST