IndiGo CEO Ronojoy Dutta told employees on Thursday that the airline has decided to roll back the pay cuts, which were announced earlier for senior staff members, for the month of April in deference to the "government's wishes"
The Indian aviation sector is projected to incur a staggering $3.3-3.6 billion loss in the first quarter of the next financial year if flight services remain grounded till June-end, according to a report
Drones to be deployed to destroy hidden marijuana plantations; Centre to offer alternative crop to cultivators
The Centre has decided to deploy drones to destroy marijuana plantations before the crop is harvested and finds its way into the hands of the drug cartels
Centre to release new drone policy; Jayant Sinha says aviation will be among the 'largest industries' in India
The civil aviation ministry came out with draft rules for unmanned aircraft systems last year, and aviation minister Jayant Sinha said certain issues related to security and global standards were discussed in detail
In a bid to modernise the Indian Air Force, India has reached out to foreign aircraft manufactures with offers to buy 200 fighter planes as long as the jets are made in India and with a local partner
A fast-growing economy and an expanding middle class have made India the world's fastest growing air travel market and yet, Indian airlines are in distress.
Millions of the world's poorest people could have easier access to life-saving drugs if India introduces an air ticket tax to help fund purchases of cheap medicines for HIV/AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis, a senior UN official said.
The financial troubles of Kingfisher Airlines are well-known, even as most other airlines are struggling to make profits in the challenging environment of high fuel costs, high operating costs and below-cost ticket prices is also public knowledge. Now, even safety could be an issue.
Struggling Kingfisher Airlines slipped in market share to the third position in October, from second in September, ceding ground to budget airline IndiGo, government data showed.