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Nov 22, 2018
Domestic air passenger traffic up 13.34% in October, lowest since Jul 2017: DGCA dataThe January-October cumulative air travel demand also surged a healthy 20.11 percent, at 11.46 crore passengers as per DGCA data
Nov 13, 2018
Suspended Air India pilot Arvind Kathpalia, over failed alcohol test, removed from post of operations directorArvind Kathpalia, who is also an Air India board member, was grounded by the airline on Sunday after he tested positive for alcohol twice in as many breath analyser (BA) tests before he was to operate Air India's New Delhi-London flight
Nov 12, 2018
Air India operations director Arvind Kathpalia fails alchohol test; DGCA suspends his licence for 3 yearsEarlier, chief of operations Arvind Kathpalia's flying licence was suspended in 2017 for three months by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) for allegedly skipping the breath analyser test before a flight.
Oct 12, 2018
Internal inquiry set up by Air India Express after Trichy-Dubai flight hit ATC compound wall; DGCA informed about incidentAn internal inquiry has been set up by Air India Express after their Dubai-bound flight from Trichy, with 136 passengers on board, hit the Air Traffic Control (ATC) compound wall on Thursday at the Trichy Airport.
Sep 28, 2018
DGCA starts special safety audit of domestic airlines following direction of aviation minister in the wake of a series of incidentsThe Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) is conducting the audit in the areas of flight operations quality assurance, operations and training
Sep 21, 2018
Jet Airways passengers suffer nosebleeds: Complaint lodged against crew members for 'dereliction of duty'A complaint has been lodged against the staff and crew members of the Jet Airways flight for "dereliction of duties amounting to attempt of murder of travellers."
Sep 11, 2018
Exclusive: India stares at an air safety crisis as disgruntled CNS officers intend to cede ratings over recruitment, allowance rowWhen contacted by Firstpost, AAI chairman Guruprasad Mohapatra refused to comment on the simmering issue.
Aug 31, 2018
During Karnataka polls, Rahul Gandhi's plane was 20 seconds away from crashing, reveals DGCA report on flight snag of 26 AprilDirectorate General of Civil Aviation's report on Rahul Gandhi's flight scare while flying from Delhi to Hubli revealed that plane was 20 seconds away from crash when the aircraft developed a technical snag and had the crew reacted even later, the aircraft would have crashed.
Aug 20, 2018
Kerala floods: Airlines respond to Suhel Seth's tweet about flight fares going up, say prices capped following DGCA guidelinesA tweet by Suhel Seth slammed airlines for hiking fares of their flights to and from Thiruvananthapuram during Kerala floods. However, airline sources speaking to Firstpost said, all airlines have capped their fares following the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA)’s guidelines.
Aug 13, 2018
Jet Airways initiates stake-sale process to raise around $350-400 million from global private equity firmsArray