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Apr 30, 2017
Passenger plane at Heathrow Airport came close to hitting two drones, says reportLondon: A passenger jet approaching Heathrow Airport was involved in a near-miss incident with two drones, the first such recorded instance in the UK. Scotland Yard was informed after the incident in November last year, but the drones' operators have not been found, a report by the UK Airprox Board (UKAB) said this week.
Apr 28, 2017
Flyers may end up paying more as ministries wrangle over Rs 800 cr bill for airport securityMajor differences seem to have surfaced between the ministries of civil aviation, home and finance over who will bear the cost of providing security at airports, with one of them suggesting that the burden should be passed on to the passengers.
Apr 27, 2017
UDAN scheme: Narendra Modi shares dream 'to see people wearing Hawai Chappals' boarding planesPrime minister Narendra Modi on Thursday flagged off the first Rs 2,500-an-hour flight from Shimla as part of an UDAN scheme that makes air travel accessible to lower middle class families. It also plans to enhance connectivity with more airports in the country.
Apr 27, 2017
PM Modi flags off Shimla-Delhi flight; Udan regional connectivity scheme takes offAir India subsidiary Alliance Air will operate the Delhi-Shimla flight
Apr 26, 2017
UDAN launch: India's low-cost flying scheme to take off after Narendra Modi sets the wheel rolling on ThursdayPrime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the "UDAN" scheme which is aimed at boosting regional connectivity starting with low-cost flights on three routes Shimla-Delhi, Kadapa–Hyderabad and the Nanded-Hyderabad sectors
Apr 14, 2017
India's choked airports: Why the govt needs to speed up aviation infra developmentThe government should better wake up, lest airport capacity could become an unresolvable mess pretty soon if India's air traffic boom continues.
Apr 13, 2017
Over 15,000 passengers were denied boarding or offloaded by domestic carriers last year: reportOver 15,000 passengers were denied boarding by Indian carriers last year.
Apr 11, 2017
Ravindra Gaikwad says AI staffers provoked him, police investigation onDelhi Police is investigating claims by Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad that Air India staffers provoked and manhandled him, forcing him to hit back, a senior officer said on Tuesday.
Apr 09, 2017
Ravindra Gaikwad row: Shiv Sena MP set to fly Air India on Monday after state carriers revokes flying banRavindra Gaikwad is all set to take its first flight via Air India after state carrier lifted flying ban on him
Apr 07, 2017
Ravindra Gaikwad free to fly again after Air India lifts ban following orders from aviation ministryAir India revoked its flight ban on Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad with immediate effect, two weeks after he had assaulted an airline staffer onboard a plane