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Jet fuel prices up by 2%, seventh consecutive hike this year, to an all time high
Business

Jet fuel prices up by 2%, seventh consecutive hike this year, to an all time high

Aviation turbine fuel (ATF) - the fuel that helps aeroplanes fly - was hiked by Rs 2,258.54 per kilolitre, or 2 per cent, to Rs 1,12,924.83 per kl in New Delh

India resumes international flights from today; 60 foreign airlines to operate during Summer
India

India resumes international flights from today; 60 foreign airlines to operate during Summer

A total of 60 foreign airlines of 40 countries including Mauritius, Malaysia, Thailand, Turkey, the United States of America, Iraq and others have been given the approval to operate 1783 frequencies to/from India during Summer Schedule 2022

International flights to resume tomorrow; govt considers COVID-19 booster dose for Indians travelling overseas
India

International flights to resume tomorrow; govt considers COVID-19 booster dose for Indians travelling overseas

With the restoration of normalcy, security personnel at airports are allowed to resume pat-down search of passengers, according to the Ministry of Civil Aviation

COVID-19: International flights to restart from 27 March, announces Centre
India

COVID-19: International flights to restart from 27 March, announces Centre

Scheduled international flight services have remained suspended in India since 23 March 2020

DGCA extends suspension of scheduled international passenger flights till further orders
India

DGCA extends suspension of scheduled international passenger flights till further orders

Scheduled international passenger flights have been suspended in India since 23 March, 2020, following the outbreak of the coronavirus

Centre to take call on restarting international flights from 1 March this week, say sources
India

Centre to take call on restarting international flights from 1 March this week, say sources

Final nod to come from the health ministry. Scheduled international passenger flights have been banned in India from 23 March 2020. Special flights are operating between India and approximately 40 countries since July 2020 under air-bubble arrangements

Coronavirus: Lab faces probe after 173 passengers from Rome test positive at Amritsar airport
India

Coronavirus: Lab faces probe after 173 passengers from Rome test positive at Amritsar airport

Some of the passengers who had arrived at Shri Guru Ramdas International Airport had subsequently tested negative in a re-test later, officials said

At least 173 passengers on second Italy-india flight test COVID-19 positive in Amritsar
India

At least 173 passengers on second Italy-india flight test COVID-19 positive in Amritsar

Last Thursday, 125 passengers travelling from Milan on another charter flight were found positive after being tested at the Amritsar airport

India announces new guidelines, makes seven-day quarantine mandatory for all international arrivals from 11 January
India

India announces new guidelines, makes seven-day quarantine mandatory for all international arrivals from 11 January

As per the new guidelines, international travellers from 'countries at risk' will have to submit samples for COVID testing at the point of arrival

Normalisation of international flights will depend on Omicron situation, says Jyotiraditya Scindia
India

Normalisation of international flights will depend on Omicron situation, says Jyotiraditya Scindia

Scheduled commercial international passenger flights remain suspended since 23 March, 2020, due to the coronavirus pandemic

Maharashtra's new airport rules in divergence with MoHFW guidelines, says Centre
India

Maharashtra's new airport rules in divergence with MoHFW guidelines, says Centre

Travellers from countries excluding those countries at risk will be allowed to leave the airport and shall self-monitor their health for 14 days post-arrival but five percent of the total flight passengers shall undergo post-arrival testing at random at the airport on arrival

Majority of Indians want government to reconsider decision on international flights, shows survey
India

Majority of Indians want government to reconsider decision on international flights, shows survey

As per the latest notification issued by the Ministry of Civil Aviation, scheduled commercial international passenger services to and from India will resume from 15 December 2021 barring 14 countries classified as at risk

India to resume scheduled international flights from December 15, says Aviation Ministry
India

India to resume scheduled international flights from December 15, says Aviation Ministry

Scheduled international flights have been suspended in India since March 23 last year due to COVID-19. However, special international passenger flights have been operating since July last year.

International flight operations in India likely to return to normal by December-end
India

International flight operations in India likely to return to normal by December-end

Scheduled international flights to and from India were suspended in March 2020 amid the coronavirus pandemic

Suspension of scheduled international flights extended till 30 November
India

Suspension of scheduled international flights extended till 30 November

Scheduled international passenger services have been suspended in India since 23 March, 2020 in view of COVID-19. But special international flights have been operating under the Vande Bharat Mission since May 2020

DGCA extends suspension on scheduled international passenger flights till end of October
India

DGCA extends suspension on scheduled international passenger flights till end of October

The DGCA circular also said that the suspension does not affect the operation of international all-cargo operations and flights specifically approved by it.

Canada lifts ban on direct flights from India; daily flights to resume from 27 September
India

Canada lifts ban on direct flights from India; daily flights to resume from 27 September

Air India and Air Canada will run daily flights between Delhi and Toronto/Vancouver, informed India’s high commissioner to Canada Ajay Bisaria.

Canada latest in list of countries to allow Indian travellers; here are all international destinations open now
World

Canada latest in list of countries to allow Indian travellers; here are all international destinations open now

Here’s a list of countries one can travel to from India, keeping some Covid rules and precautionary measures in mind.

Canada lifts ban on commercial passenger flights from India; first flight to Toronto on Sept 22
World

Canada lifts ban on commercial passenger flights from India; first flight to Toronto on Sept 22

Passengers travelling from Delhi to Toronto must carry an RT-PCR report for a test done 18 hours before the boarding time

SpiceJet to launch 38 new flights between 15 and 25 September, revive link to and from Dubai
World

SpiceJet to launch 38 new flights between 15 and 25 September, revive link to and from Dubai

The airline said it will resume flights to and from Dubai, connecting it with Mumbai, Delhi, Ahmedabad, Kochi, Kozhikode, Amritsar and Mangaluru