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Malaysia Airlines lifts baggage ban on Europe flights

Malaysia Airlines said on Wednesday it has lifted a ban on check-in baggage on flights to Paris and Amsterdam, after the move angered many passengers who slammed the airline on social media.

Jan 06, 2016, 12:12 PM IST

DGCA allows domestic carriers to roll out zero bag charges

Aviation regulator DGCA has now allowed domestic carriers to roll out "zero bag" fares and charge penalty against check-in baggage for tickets booked under such an offer.

 

Nov 12, 2015, 14:17 PM IST

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.

Jun 27, 2015, 11:42 AM IST

DGCA mulls allowing airlines to charge for check in baggage

Aviation regulator DGCA is likely to take a call shortly on allowing domestic airlines to charge for check in baggage while providing incentives for passengers who travel light.

Jun 26, 2015, 19:11 PM IST

Domestic Airlines may charge extra for check-in baggage

Low cost airlines led by Indigo, SpiceJet and AirAsia have approached the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) to allow them to charge for all check-in baggage.

Jun 26, 2015, 18:40 PM IST