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Anti-drone rules to counter rogue drones in India to be issued next week: BCAS
News & Analysis

Anti-drone rules to counter rogue drones in India to be issued next week: BCAS

Anti-drone technology currently consists of radio frequency monitoring, as almost 99 percent of drones emit RF.

Delhi IGI airport receives hoax bomb threat on Monday; operations affected for 70 minutes at Terminal 2
India

Delhi IGI airport receives hoax bomb threat on Monday; operations affected for 70 minutes at Terminal 2

Security agencies at Delhi international airport went into a tizzy after a hoax bomb call was received on Monday, affecting flight operations at Terminal 2 for around 70 minutes

Delhi's IGI Airport tightens security ahead of Independence Day; officials request flyers to reach in advance
India

Delhi's IGI Airport tightens security ahead of Independence Day; officials request flyers to reach in advance

Indira Gandhi International Airport authorities have ordered the closure of 'meet and greet' area till 20 August

Supreme Court dismisses PIL against appointment of former CBI special director Rakesh Asthana as DG civil aviation security
India

Supreme Court dismisses PIL against appointment of former CBI special director Rakesh Asthana as DG civil aviation security

A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi refused to entertain the plea filed by lawyer M L Sharma challenging Asthana's appointment in Bureau of Civil Aviation Security

Indigo scuffle: Airline drafting response to DGCA's show-cause notice, says InterGlobe Aviation
India

Indigo scuffle: Airline drafting response to DGCA's show-cause notice, says InterGlobe Aviation

Bureau of Civil Aviation Security Indigo on Friday said it is in the process of responding to the show-cause notice issued by aviation regulator DGCA

Hand baggage tags not required for domestic flyers at six more airports from 1 June
Business

Hand baggage tags not required for domestic flyers at six more airports from 1 June

The new airports include Jaipur, Guwahati, Lucknow and Trivandrum, apart from Patna and Chennai.

Govt examining proposal for aeronautical search and rescue board
India

Govt examining proposal for aeronautical search and rescue board

The draft National Aeronautical Search and Rescue Manual provides for constitution of such a board for handling aeronautical exigencies.

No more preferential screening of business, exec class travellers: Air India
India

No more preferential screening of business, exec class travellers: Air India

Civil aviation security regulator, Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS), has decided to do away with the practise of having separate queue for passengers of business or executive class for screening at IGI airport in New Delhi, in a bid to cut down screening time and facilitate smooth travel for the air travellers.

Just an ordinary man: Airports begin removing Robert Vadra from no-frisking lists
India

Just an ordinary man: Airports begin removing Robert Vadra from no-frisking lists

Robert Vadra, son-in-law of Congress President Sonia Gandhi, has had his name removed from a list of passengers who are exempt from frisking before flying.

Jet Airways launches mobile boarding pass project at Bangalore
Business

Jet Airways launches mobile boarding pass project at Bangalore

Jet Airways has partnered with the Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS) and Bangalore airport for a pilot project to test the use of mobile boarding passes on its flights.

Jet Airways launches mobile boarding pass pilot project
News & Analysis

Jet Airways launches mobile boarding pass pilot project

Jet Airways today said it has partnered with the Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS) and Bangalore airport for a pilot project to test the use of mobile boarding passes on its flights.

Woman IAS officer to head DGCA for the first time
India

Woman IAS officer to head DGCA for the first time

The 56-year-old Sathiyavathy, who will succeed Prabhat Kumar, will be the first woman to become the chief aviation regulator, official sources said, adding that the formal order is likely to be issued tomorrow.

Good news: From now, only one ID needed per group to enter airports
Economy

Good news: From now, only one ID needed per group to enter airports

The procedure for entry at airports has been tweaked after a family complained that they were denied entry because only the father of the family of four had an identity(ID) card.

Safety first: Airlines' security procedures under lens after AI stun grenade incident
Corporate

Safety first: Airlines' security procedures under lens after AI stun grenade incident

An audit of security procedures for all airlines is a welcome move. Only, severely cash strapped Indian carriers may not want to hire the large workforce needed to conform to the BCAS rule of having seven people available to check an aircraft.

Airports across South India put on high alert following terror threat
India

Airports across South India put on high alert following terror threat

Security across major airports in South India have been enhanced following an alert by the Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS)warning that terror groups may attack an airport or a vital installation in the South.

Now enter airports with just soft copies of your tickets
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Now enter airports with just soft copies of your tickets

According to fresh orders from the Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS), air passengers can now display their tickets on their smartphones, tablets and