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Like it or not, DGCA is right in suspending Jet Airways crew after Sonu Nigam's mid-air 'concert'

Feb 05, 2016

Like it or not, DGCA is right in suspending Jet Airways crew after Sonu Nigam's mid-air 'concert'

In a somewhat similar sense, it is best to not copy international practices mid-air and take a rather conservative approach to safety by eschewing mid-air singing or dancing in the Indian airspace. #Jet Airways #Aviation #ConnectTheDots #SpiceJet #DGCA #Sonu Nigam #Safety violations
Controversy erupts after Jet suspends five cabin crew over Nigam's in-flight 'concert'

Feb 05, 2016

Controversy erupts after Jet suspends five cabin crew over Nigam's in-flight 'concert'

The DGCA has summoned Jet Aitways officials on 10 February over the issue. When contacted, a Jet Airways spokesperson said that he was not aware of it. #Bollywood #Civil Aviation Ministry #Jet Airways #CompanyWatch #DGCA #Sonu Nigam #Civil aviation requirement
Somalia airline blast, two injured; pilot fears it was caused by bomb

Feb 03, 2016

Somalia airline blast, two injured; pilot fears it was caused by bomb

A blast that ripped a hole in a commercial airliner shortly after take-off from Somalia's capital was probably caused by a bomb, the pilot who landed it safely claimed today. #NewsTracker #Somalia #Airplane blast #Daallo Airlines #Somalia Civil Aviation Authority
Aviation minister says capping airfares will make flying costlier

Feb 02, 2016

Aviation minister says capping airfares will make flying costlier

According to the minister, airlines should pass on the benefits of lower ATF prices to the flyers. #Business #NewsTracker #Aviation #Jet fuel #ATF #airfares #Ashok Gajapathi Raju
Air bound: DGCA allows airlines to have handcuffs on board to restrain unruly passengers

Jan 28, 2016

Air bound: DGCA allows airlines to have handcuffs on board to restrain unruly passengers

The DGCA has allowed airlines to carry restrainers like plastic handcuffs to control unruly passengers and keep them seated till the flight lands safely, #Jet Airways #didyouknow #Aviation #SpiceJet #IndiGo #DGCA #Directorate General of Civil Aviation #airplanes #Vistara #Shareworthy #handcuffs
When UFOs go pop: Here's why IAF's shooting down of balloon in Barmer was justified

Jan 28, 2016

When UFOs go pop: Here's why IAF's shooting down of balloon in Barmer was justified

On Republic Day, the IAF radar tracked an unidentified balloon-shaped object at Barmer. Considering the high alert issued for the particular day, a Sukhoi-30 aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) shot it down #IndianAirForce #ConnectTheDots #Barmer #Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport #Ministry of Home Affairs #Directorate General of Civil Aviation #Drones #Republic Day #Indian Meteorological Department #UFO #Convention on International Civil Aviation
IndiGo expands network, adds eight new daily domestic flights

Jan 27, 2016

IndiGo expands network, adds eight new daily domestic flights

The new flights connect Delhi to Chennai, Chennai to Kochi, Guwahati to Delhi and Hyderabad to Delhi, among other routes, it said. #Business #Aviation #CompanyWatch #IndiGo #DGCA #Aditya Ghosh
Passengers detained after bomb threat to Kathmandu-bound Jet Airways flight from New Delhi

Jan 25, 2016

Passengers detained after bomb threat to Kathmandu-bound Jet Airways flight from New Delhi

Officials said the plane has been taken to the isolation bay at the IGIA and all passengers de-boarded for a through anti-sabotage check. #Terrorism #Jet Airways #NewsTracker #Aviation #Kathmandu #Bomb threat #Republic Day #Bomb Threat Assessment Committee