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Omicron effect: India puts its plan of resuming international flights on 15 December on hold
India

Omicron effect: India puts its plan of resuming international flights on 15 December on hold

Scheduled international flights have remained suspended in India since 23 March last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic

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

Jyotiraditya Scindia virtually flags off Alliance Air flight connecting three Northeastern cities to Kolkata
India

Jyotiraditya Scindia virtually flags off Alliance Air flight connecting three Northeastern cities to Kolkata

The Alliance Air flight will fly on Kolkata-Guwahati-Aizwal-Shillong route four days a week

Centre gives nod to domestic flights without any restrictions on capacity from 18 October
India

Centre gives nod to domestic flights without any restrictions on capacity from 18 October

The carriers have been operating 85 percent of their pre-COVID domestic services since September 18, according to the ministry's order.

Tata Sons wins bid for Air India, Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia calls it
India

Tata Sons wins bid for Air India, Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia calls it "a new dawn" for airline

Along with 100 percent stake in Air India, as well as its low-cost arm, Air India Express, Tata Group will have a 50 percent stake in the carrier's SATS Airport Services Private Limited

India begins international flights to 18 countries in September; check complete list below
India

India begins international flights to 18 countries in September; check complete list below

Domestic airline operations resumed in May 2020. However, international flights have operated only under the Vande Bharat mission and Air Bubble agreements

Why Centre plans to revisit airspace division of India within 30 days of new drone rules notification
India

Why Centre plans to revisit airspace division of India within 30 days of new drone rules notification

Drone Rules 2021: The airspace map for drone operations shall be designed to be programmatically accessible through a machine-readable Application Programming Interface

Vinay Dube, ex-CEO of Jet Airways and GoAir, plans to launch new domestic airline by end of 2021
India

Vinay Dube, ex-CEO of Jet Airways and GoAir, plans to launch new domestic airline by end of 2021

Dube has roped in his former colleagues, Praveen Iyer and Nikhil Ved for the venture. Reports added that Dube has also held discussions with aircraft manufacturers Airbus and Boeing

Centre raises domestic airfare by 10-30%; prices to be implemented till 31 March
India

Centre raises domestic airfare by 10-30%; prices to be implemented till 31 March

The Union Civil Aviation ministry increased the lower limit for flights with a duration of less than 40 minutes to Rs 2,200, and the upper limit in this band was set at Rs 7,800

MHA issues fresh COVID-19 guidelines: Swimming pools open for all, more can watch films in cinema halls from 1 Feb
India

MHA issues fresh COVID-19 guidelines: Swimming pools open for all, more can watch films in cinema halls from 1 Feb

The MHA also said that the National Directives for COVID-19 Management shall continue to be followed throughout the country, so as to enforce COVID-19 appropriate behaviour

Centre allows airlines to operate domestic flights up to 80% of pre-COVID-19 capacity
India

Centre allows airlines to operate domestic flights up to 80% of pre-COVID-19 capacity

The cap, which was at 45 percent in June, was increased to 60 percent in September. On 11 November, it was further increased to 70 percent

Airlines may be permitted to operate domestic flights at 75% of pre-COVID levels, says Hardeep Singh Puri
India

Airlines may be permitted to operate domestic flights at 75% of pre-COVID levels, says Hardeep Singh Puri

The civil aviation minister, however, added that the decision will depend on if or not the passenger numbers continue to remain healthy during the next 7-10 days

Airlines to give full refund for tickets booked during lockdown period: DGCA proposes in SC
India

Airlines to give full refund for tickets booked during lockdown period: DGCA proposes in SC

The DGCA also said that if airlines are not able to refund the amount, they shall provide a credit shell equal to the amount of fare collected

Hardeep Singh Puri says will send proposal for 'further' privatisation of airports to Union Cabinet tomorrow
India

Hardeep Singh Puri says will send proposal for 'further' privatisation of airports to Union Cabinet tomorrow

Last year, airports in Lucknow, Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Mangaluru, Thiruvananthapuram, Guwahati were cleared for operation, management, development through public-private partnership model

Kozhikode plane crash: Air India Express says 85 recovered passengers discharged from hospitals
India

Kozhikode plane crash: Air India Express says 85 recovered passengers discharged from hospitals

The Centre had earlier said that 149 people had been admitted to hospitals, 23 were discharged, and three were critically injured

Air India says employees won't be laid off, but cuts allowance pay by 50%
India

Air India says employees won't be laid off, but cuts allowance pay by 50%

The remarks have come days after private carrier IndiGo said it would lay off 10 percent of its workforce due to COVID-19-induced economic crisis

Air India, Air India Express to fly 'approved' UAE residents between 12 and 26 July in outbound Vande Bharat Mission flights
India

Air India, Air India Express to fly 'approved' UAE residents between 12 and 26 July in outbound Vande Bharat Mission flights

Only 'ICA-approved UAE residents' will be allowed to fly on the outward journey of Air India and Air India Express, the civil aviation ministry said

US imposes restrictions on chartered flights under Vande Bharat Mission, cites 'discriminatory and restrictive' practices on India's part
India

US imposes restrictions on chartered flights under Vande Bharat Mission, cites 'discriminatory and restrictive' practices on India's part

The US Department of Transportation has barred Air India from operating chartered flights between India and the United States from 22 July without its prior approval

Coronavirus Outbreak: Domestic, international flight restrictions to be lifted when COVID-19 is controlled, says minister
Business

Coronavirus Outbreak: Domestic, international flight restrictions to be lifted when COVID-19 is controlled, says minister

Restrictions on domestic and international flights will be lifted when the government is confident that the spread of coronavirus has been controlled, and poses no danger to Indians, Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said on Monday, amidst reports of some airlines doing open bookings

Haven't received any govt notice on bookings open from 4 May: Vistara, AirAsia India
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Haven't received any govt notice on bookings open from 4 May: Vistara, AirAsia India

A day after Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri advised airlines to open bookings only after the government takes a decision on resuming passenger flight services, Vistara and AirAsia India said on Sunday they have not received any notice from the aviation ministry on this matter