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Oct 25, 2018
India to become world's third largest aviation market around 2024 surpassing United Kingdom: IATAAccording to the IATA, China would displace the United States as the world's largest aviation market in the mid-2020s.
Oct 23, 2018
IndiGo, SpiceJet, Jet Airways face credit rating revisions as costs spiral amid limited room to hike faresDespite being one of the fastest growing domestic aviation markets in the world, local carriers have been facing tough business conditions, especially with surging oil prices and depreciation of the rupee
Sep 20, 2018
Suresh Prabhu orders safety audit of all airlines, airports; probe follows injury to passengers aboard Jet Airways flightThe development also comes on a day when several passengers on a Jet Airways flight from Mumbai to Jaipur suffered nose and ear bleeding after the crew "forgot" to turn on a switch that controls cabin air pressure.
Sep 04, 2018
India to construct 100 airports worth Rs 4.2 lakh cr in next 10-15 years, says civil aviation minister Suresh PrabhuThe country's aviation sector is one of the fastest-growing in the world and has recorded 50 months of double-digit traffic growth.
Aug 22, 2018
Jet Airways, Bangkok Airways announce expansion of codeshare agreement, to open more destinationsThe announcement comes at a time when Jet Airways is facing financial woes and deferred announcement of its quarterly results.
Aug 17, 2018
Central government advises airlines to keep fares in check on flights operating to and from KeralaThe advisory comes as the Kerala suffers from one of the worst bouts of floods in the recent past.
Aug 03, 2018
Jet Airways will not be able to fly beyond 60 days unless employees take pay cuts; shares slump in early tradeJet Airways (India) Ltd will be unable to fly beyond 60 days unless cost-cutting measures including pay cuts are put in place, and it has approached investment bankers again to help sell a stake in the carrier, local media reports said on Friday.
Jul 24, 2018
IndiGo's technical snags: A clueless aviation watchdog, DGCA must seek aircraft-specific glitch data from carriersInstead of asking for the number of technical snags, aviation regulator DGCA must seek data on the percentage of snags per aircraft per cycle (one takeoff and landing).
Jun 08, 2018
Death is supposed to be the greatest leveller, yet accident compensation varies capriciously depending on how one diesDeath by an air accident begets the greatest amount of compensation by far; the railways lags behind considerably.
Jun 04, 2018
Air India's failed stake sale: Government now has another shot at setting things right at the ailing national carrierThe government must ensure that Air India focuses on its core competency to turn around, and could plan for an IPO in three to four years.