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Oct 04, 2018
Sikkim's Pakyong Airport welcomes first commercial flight in state with water cannon saluteThe Pakyong Airport was inaugrated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 24 September. Modi had dedicated Sikkim's first airport to the nation.
Sep 25, 2018
Narendra Modi claims 35 airports built over past four years, but official data shows only seven are 'operational'As many as 129 airports are owned by Airport Authority of India (AAI) — of which 23 are international, 78 domestic, eight customs and 20 civil enclaves at defence airfields, according to the annual report 2017-18 of the Ministry of Civil Aviation.
Sep 07, 2018
Ministry of Civil Aviation working on turnaround plan for Air India; plans to make airline a board-managed companyThe government is planning to is to "make Air India stand on its own feet so that it can be sold in the future when it's conducive to sell the airline."
Aug 28, 2018
India gets its first drone policy: All you need to know about Drone Regulations 1.0The regulations are intended to enable visual line-of-sight, daytime-only drone flight operations.
Aug 08, 2018
Civil aviation ministry, finance ministry mull Rs 11,000 crore bailout package for ailing Air IndiaIn the current financial year, Air India has received an equity infusion of Rs 650 crore up to June
Jun 01, 2018
Air India sale: 'No show' could ground Narendra Modi's plan to offload money-losing government-held firmsGovt's offer to sell stake in Air India failed to attract a single bidder, dealing a blow to Narendra Modi’s target for offloading stakes in govt-held firms
May 01, 2018
Air India disinvestment: Govt moves deadline to receive bids to 31 May as it struggles to find suitor for 'Maharaja'The government on Tuesday extended the deadline for submission of 'Expression of Interest' (EoI) bids under Air India's divestment process to 31 May, 2018
Apr 11, 2018
Air India privatisation: Employees protest against sale plan; trade unions caution about job lossesThis was the first action by the Air India forum against government's privatisation move following the Civil Aviation Ministry seeking expression of interest (EoI) from potential bidders for a 76 percent stake sale in the loss-making carrier as well as divestment of two of its subsidiaries.
Apr 10, 2018
'Necessary ecosystem' has led to 20% growth in civil aviation sector, says officialCivil Aviation Secretary R N Choubey said the Central government is taking necessary steps to address the airport capacity requirements to handle increasing volume of air traffic.
Apr 02, 2018
Denied job due to her gender by Air India, Shanavi Ponnusamy fights for equal employment opportunities for trans peopleShanavi Ponnusamy identifies as a transwoman but was forced to apply as a woman for a job because Air India doesn't yet accommodate transgenders as a separate category