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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
Nov 26, 2018
Regional flight connectivity hits air pocket; AAI cancels 58 licences of Deccan Charters, Air Odisha given under UDAN schemeThe AAI cancelled as many as 84 licences of regional carriers Air Odisha and Deccan Charters given for their reported flaws including non-starting operations and irregular services.
Nov 06, 2018
Govt invites bids for third round of UDAN scheme; focus on connecting iconic tourist destinationsThe much-trumpeted scheme has not met with the desired success level as more than half the routes granted in the first round of bids, auctioned in early 2017, are yet to become operational.
Sep 22, 2018
Narendra Modi in Odisha: PM inaugurates new airport at Jharsuguda, says it will act as lifeline in western region of stateNarendra Modi on Saturday inaugurated a new airport at Jharsuguda, which he said will attract investors to the mineral-rich area.
Jul 30, 2018
Air Deccan restarts flight services a month later in Maharashtra with Mumbai to Jalgaon flightAir Deccan which resumed operations after a gap of almost five years in 2017, had bagged 34 routes to operate in the first round of the bidding.
Jul 19, 2018
Civil Aviation Ministry working on another version of regional air connectivity scheme UDAN, says Jayant SinhaThe existing scheme, known as Ude Desh ka Aam Nagrik (UDAN), seeks to connect unserved and under-served airports in different parts of the country
May 15, 2018
Jet Airways offers fares starting at Rs 967 for Udan flights on Lucknow-Allahabad-Patna routeJet Airways had bagged four routes in the second round of bidding in January in Udan scheme, in which a total of 325 routes were awarded to various operators
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.
Mar 09, 2018
UDAN scheme: Can international expansion of regional connectivity be a winner despite hiccups?UDAN, an acronym for ‘Ude Desh ka Aam Nagrik’ was launched last year to enhance connectivity to India’s hinterland
Mar 06, 2018
Govt's Udan scheme adding to capacity woes of Mumbai airport: MIAL officialCentral government's regional air connectivity scheme Udan is adding to the woes of the capacity-constrained Mumbai airport as smaller aircraft take more time to clear the runway, reducing its capacity further, according to a top airport executive