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All new National Highways will have helipads along them, says Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia
India

All new National Highways will have helipads along them, says Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia

Earlier on Tuesday Scindia urged West Bengal, Delhi and Punjab among eight states to reduce VAT on Air Turbine Fuel (ATF) for facilitating air connectivity to Tier-II, Tier-III cities

Jyotiraditya Scindia urges Bengal, Delhi, Punjab among 8 states to reduce VAT on ATF
India

Jyotiraditya Scindia urges Bengal, Delhi, Punjab among 8 states to reduce VAT on ATF

Scindia promised to increase aeroplane connectivity in these eight states if they reduce VAT on ATF

Centre mulls helipads along new highways
India

Centre mulls helipads along new highways

The ministries of civil aviation and road transport have discussed the proposal, according to Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia

Minister of Civil Aviation, Jyotiraditya Scindia inaugurates 4th Heli-India Summit 2022
India

Minister of Civil Aviation, Jyotiraditya Scindia inaugurates 4th Heli-India Summit 2022

During the summit, Scindia said that the decrease in VAT on Aviation Turbine Fuel (ATF) from 26.5 percent to one percent by the J&K government has set new dawn for air connectivity in the UT

‘Fastest Growing Aviation Market in World’: Narendra Modi-led govt’s top 10 decisions
India

‘Fastest Growing Aviation Market in World’: Narendra Modi-led govt’s top 10 decisions

To boost air traffic in India, the Union government for the first time announced the country's National Civil Aviation Policy in 2016, which aimed to take flying to the masses by making it affordable and convenient

No price cap on domestic airfares from tomorrow; find out how will it affect flyers
Business

No price cap on domestic airfares from tomorrow; find out how will it affect flyers

Many experts believe that airlines would lower the prices on certain routes to enhance their competitiveness. Conversely, it could also lead to a price hike on certain flight routes, particularly those between metros

Govt working to augment manpower, capabilities of DGCA, BCAS: Jyotiraditya Scindia
India

Govt working to augment manpower, capabilities of DGCA, BCAS: Jyotiraditya Scindia

The Directorate General of Civil Aviation takes care of the safety aspects, while the Bureau of Civil Aviation Security is in charge of the security aspects in the sector

Jyotiraditya Scindia pitches for international aviation hub in India
India

Jyotiraditya Scindia pitches for international aviation hub in India

The country's civil aviation sector is on the recovery path after being hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic and is projected to have 400 million air travellers in the coming years

India to become world's number one producer of steel: Jyotiraditya Scindia
India

India to become world's number one producer of steel: Jyotiraditya Scindia

India is the world's second largest producer of crude steel after China

Rakesh Jhunjhunwala's last public appearance was a week ago at Akasa Air's inaugural flight, here's what he said
Business

Rakesh Jhunjhunwala's last public appearance was a week ago at Akasa Air's inaugural flight, here's what he said

Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, who held 40 per cent stake in Akasa Air, also travelled on the inaugural flight between Mumbai and Ahmedabad on 7 August

Union Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia remembers freedom fighters during 'Har Ghar Tiranga' Campaign in Gwalior
India

Union Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia remembers freedom fighters during 'Har Ghar Tiranga' Campaign in Gwalior

Scindia reminded the present generation about the horrors of partition and exhorted them to solemnly observe 14th August as Partition Horrors Remembrance Day

Rakesh Jhunjhunwala passionately invested in India's growth, will be remembered for Akasa Air: Jyotiraditya Scindia
India

Rakesh Jhunjhunwala passionately invested in India's growth, will be remembered for Akasa Air: Jyotiraditya Scindia

Rakesh Jhunjhunwala recently teamed up with ex-Jet Airways CEO Vinay Dube and former IndiGo head Aditya Ghosh to launch Akasa Air - India's newest low-cost carrier

‘Investigating it, such hazardous behaviour will not be tolerated’, says Jyotiraditya Scindia
India

‘Investigating it, such hazardous behaviour will not be tolerated’, says Jyotiraditya Scindia

The aviation minister’s comments come after a video purportedly showing social media influencer Bobby Kataria smoking on a SpiceJet flight went viral on social media

Smoking in SpiceJet video: Scindia orders probe; SpiceJet says matter investigated in Jan 2022
India

Smoking in SpiceJet video: Scindia orders probe; SpiceJet says matter investigated in Jan 2022

SpiceJet spokesperson said the matter was thoroughly investigated in January 2022 after the video was brought to their notice and the person concerned was put on no-flying list for 15 days in February.

Say goodbye to happy fares: Flying likely to become costlier from 31 August
India

Say goodbye to happy fares: Flying likely to become costlier from 31 August

Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia said that the decision to remove airfare caps was taken after careful analysis of daily demand and the price of the air turbine fuel (ATF)

India expects 40 crore air travellers in next four years, says Jyotiraditya Scindia
India

India expects 40 crore air travellers in next four years, says Jyotiraditya Scindia

He said over the last eight years India's civil aviation industry has been completely transformed

Congress is my past now, says Jyotiraditya Scindia
Politics

Congress is my past now, says Jyotiraditya Scindia

"I believe that people should have positive and progressive thinking in life," said the Union Minister at the 'Amrit Ratna' event of News18 India

Trinamool crossed all limits of misgovernance and corruption: Jyotiraditya Scindia slams West Bengal govt over SSC scam
Politics

Trinamool crossed all limits of misgovernance and corruption: Jyotiraditya Scindia slams West Bengal govt over SSC scam

Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia said the level of corruption in West Bengal was shocking and unprecedented

Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia tells Indian carriers to ramp us safety oversight
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Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia tells Indian carriers to ramp us safety oversight

SpiceJet is under regulatory scanner right now. On 6 July, the DGCA issued a show-cause notice to SpiceJet following at least eight incidents of technical malfunction in its aircraft since 19 June

Deoghar Airport: From jobs for youth to aviation services, 5 ways it will boost Indian economy
India

Deoghar Airport: From jobs for youth to aviation services, 5 ways it will boost Indian economy

Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia announced that Jharkhand is set to get three more airports. He also said that 14 new air routes will be made available in the state to increase connectivity