Govt plans to provide DGCA with powers to impose penalties; brings in proposal to amend Aircraft Act, 1934
Stringent provisions are in place that allows the DGCA to deal with violations at various levels, including those related to airlines, pilots, crew members and other entities.
India's no-fly list, a mean to deal with unruly passengers, not a tool of harassment: Civil aviation ministry
The no-fly list will not become a tool of harassment for airlines, the government said today as it prepares to put in place a robust system to deal with unruly passengers in the wake of the assault incident involving a Shiv Sena MP.
The move would give more teeth and leeway to the aviation regulator and aviation security agency BCAS in dealing with instances of violations amid the domestic sector witnessing over 20 per cent sustained growth in passenger traffic.