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Jan 15, 2019
Suresh Prabhu launches Phase II of Ratnagiri, Sindhudurg development plan; to devise customised growth strategies for districtsThe Sindhudurg city airport will be inaugurated soon and both districts will soon be included under the government's regional connectivity scheme UDAN, giving a boost to air connectivity
Jan 07, 2019
Guwahati likely to be first city to get international flights under UDAN as Centre finalises bids for Dhaka, Bangkok routesWith the Centre finalising bids for the Guwahati-Dhaka and Guwahati-Bangkok routes, the Assam's largest city is likely to be the first to be connected internationally under the UDAN scheme
Oct 15, 2018
Govt invites e-bids for international UDAN flights to select destinations by 22 NovemberThis is despite the domestic format of the UDAN scheme failing to yield desired results with almost half of the routes approved in the first phase of the bidding for the scheme still to be launched.
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.
Feb 24, 2018
Narendra Modi launches Rs 1,000 cr development schemes for Daman and Diu, inaugurates flight between Ahmedabad and DiuPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched development schemes worth Rs 1,000 crore for Daman and Diu, and also inaugurated a flight connecting Ahmedabad to coastal town of Diu.
Dec 26, 2017
HAL's 'Made in India' Dornier planes set for commercial flights after successfully completion of trialsCommercial use of 'Made in India' planes is soon likely to be a reality with state-owned HAL successfully completing the trials of 19-seater Dornier aircraft
Dec 22, 2017
UDAN scheme for cheaper flights, more regional routes power India's civil aviation sector in 2017Apart from enhanced aviation services to non-metro cities, the sector has also benefited from the rise in domestic disposable income levels
Dec 17, 2017
Civil aviation ministry may face funds crunch for UDAN as more flight routes become operationalWith more routes set to be operational under UDAN, the civil aviation ministry is likely to face the paucity of funds in providing viability gap funding to participating airlines, according to a senior official.
Dec 14, 2017
Air Deccan to return with Re 1 tickets: Why Captain Gopinath's second coming is excitingIn this second innings, Deccan is expected to fly 20-seater planes on regional routes under the UDAN scheme of the government, where some seats on each aircraft are covered under a subsidy and fares anyway capped at Rs 2,500 per hour of flying.
Dec 13, 2017
Gujarat elections 2017: Why PM Narendra Modi's seaplane ride sends mixed signals to his legions of followersDazzle it did, and citizens’ eyes were blinded to such an extent by this Modi mega show that they clean forgot about the safety of it all.