Domestic air passenger traffic growth at 11.2% in November after growing to single digit number till October: DGCA
The 12 domestic carriers, including full-service carriers Air India and Vistara and budget carriers Indigo, Spicejet, GoAir and AirAsia India together have flown 11.6 million passengers in November.
Domestic carriers inducted over 100 aircraft in 2018; passenger traffic clocks about 20% growth for past 4 years
The nine major Indian carriers together took deliveries of over 120 planes comprising both twin and single aisle as well as regional jets in the just-concluded year as against 88 planes inducted in 2017.
Fuel price hike: SpiceJet CMD says current situation 'quite scary', asks govt to give domestic carriers 'level playing field'
Ajay Singh's comments came against the backdrop of domestic carriers suffering financial reverses in the wake of rising oil prices and depreciating rupee.
The IB has suggested that the existing substantial ownership and effective control requirement should be retained.