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Mar 07, 2017
Indigo pilot makes false announcement, caught by ATC on boardAn Indigo pilot faced a major embarrassment when he was caught attributing a flight delay to the Air Traffic Controller to "cover up" the absence of his co-pilot.
Feb 20, 2017
Almost 30% flights delayed: India's airports are choked as traffic continues to climbIn January at least one in four flights into or from the country’s four busiest airports – Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad and Bangalore – was delayed.
Dec 12, 2016
Pakistan grounds all ten French-built ATR aircrafts after PIA plane crash in AbbottabadPakistan's national carrier PIA on Monday grounded all 10 French-built ATR turboprop planes in its fleet, days after one of its flights carrying 47 people crashed en route to Islamabad, killing everyone on board.
Nov 22, 2016
Air India's share drops to this year's lowest in Oct, while domestic market grows over 20%The Jet Airways group and GoAir were the other two laggards, both also at their lowest market share points during October
Oct 27, 2016
Coast Guard devises plan to conduct rescue operations in case of emergency landingsThe Indian Coast Guard has reportedly devised an elaborate plan to conduct search and rescue operations in the event of an aircraft ditching in the sea.
Sep 29, 2016
NASA and CAE team-up to help China improve air traffic managementNASA has signed an agreement with the Chinese Aeronautical Establishment (CAE) to cooperate on research that will help China's airports improve their management of air traffic, the U.S. space agency said late on Wednesday.
Sep 28, 2016
Air traffic controllers, airline pilots soon to switch to text communicationsAirline pilots and air traffic controllers are on schedule to switch to text communications at most of the nation's busiest airports by the end of the year, a milestone that holds the potential to reduce delays, prevent errors and save billions of dollars in fuel cost, says the Federal Aviation Administration.
Jul 29, 2016
Drones in India: There are several regulatory hurdles to overcomeAs per the Draft Guidelines, drones in India being used for any civil purpose, such as the proposed drone deliveries, will have to obtain a permit from the regulatory authority.
Jul 09, 2016
Glitch forces IndiGo plane to make precautionary landing in New DelhiAccording to sources, local standby was declared for IndiGo flight 6E-106 arriving here from Bengaluru at 1201 hours after the pilot reported a technical fault in the Airbus 320 aircraft to the Delhi ATC.
May 31, 2016
At 21.8%, India’s air passenger traffic growth in April outdoes major markets againInternational passenger demand, however, rose 4.8 percent in April this year compared to April 2015, the slowest pace in two years