Civil Aviation(Search results - 32)
India30, Oct 2019, 8:35 AM IST
PM Modi in Saudi Arabia: 2 countries sign several agreements on key issues
Prime Minister Narendra Modi was in Saudi Arabia upon the invitation of King Salman bin Abdulaziz. The two leaders have signed agreements on key issues such as oil and gas, defence, civil aviation etc. PM Modi is now on his way back to India.
India28, Oct 2019, 11:21 AM IST
As Pakistan refuses to allow its airspace for PM Modi, India approaches International Civil Aviation Organisation
India has approached International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) complaining to it about Pakistan’s refusal to deny its airspace for Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to travel to Saudi Arabia.
India18, Oct 2019, 2:12 PM IST
Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena declares Jaffna International Airport open
Minister Arjuna Ranatunga said the airport built with Indian assistance marks an important development for the region as well as the whole of Sri Lanka. Alliance Air (the subsidiary of Air India) launched a flight to the airport with invitees from the aviation industry
India1, Oct 2019, 11:19 AM IST
Indian aviation regulatory body DGCA orders check of Boeing 737-NG aircraft
The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) which is the Indian aviation regulatory body has ordered checks of all Boeing 737-Next Generation (NG) aircraft that have completed over 26,000 flight cycles.
India2, Aug 2019, 9:03 AM IST
Rakesh Asthana takes charge as chief of Narcotics Control Bureau
Rakesh Asthana, IPS has taken charge as the chief of the Narcotics Control Bureau. He is already serving as the DG of the Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS).The post of NCB chief was lying vacant since July 4 after incumbent Abhay was appointed as Director of Hyderabad-based Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Police Academy.
India18, Jul 2019, 8:52 AM IST
DGCA found safety management in 5 airlines ‘deficient’, civil aviation minister Hardeep tells Rajya Sabha
Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) conducted safety audits only to find it deficient in five airlines
India4, Jul 2019, 1:32 PM IST
Flights veering off runways: DGCA takes action, 12 pilots grounded
SpiceJet, Air India Express and GoAir have been involved in three, two and one such incidents, respectively, in the past few days, prompting the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) to take action against the 12 pilots
India1, Jul 2019, 8:59 AM IST
Karnataka: Air India Express flight from Dubai veers off taxiway in Mangaluru; all passengers safe
Dubai to Mangaluru Air India Express flight veered off the taxiway at runway 24 in Mangaluru International Airport after landing on Sunday (June 30). Passengers are safe and a probe has been ordered
India3, May 2019, 4:54 PM IST
Fani: PMO allocates work to ministries to tackle the cyclone
The Prime Minister's Office has distributed work among the ministries. After a meeting with Modi, the Cabinet secretary has been asked to be on their toes to help the state governments and the Central government to ensure better coordination.
India28, Mar 2019, 3:33 PM IST
Jet Airways set to lose prime flight slots
Jet Airways may soon lose its prime slots from all metropolitan cities in India like Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Chennai etc. and slots in other countries as well. According to the guidelines, if any airline doesn't utilise a slot for one month, the allocated slot may be cancelled
World27, Mar 2019, 12:56 PM IST
Pakistan opens up airspace a month after India's Balakot strikes sent it into hiding
On Tuesday, two-way flights from Lahore to Islamabad and flights from Karachi to Multan departed as per schedule, said a statement issued by the national carrier - Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) - on Tuesday
India26, Mar 2019, 7:36 PM IST
When Praful Patel batted for Naresh Goyal's Jet Airways
In 2006, the then civil aviation minister Praful Patel went out of his way to bat for the Naresh Goyal-led airline. He was called 'a minister for Naresh Goyal' and for a minister to bat for a private company and so openly was unprecedented.
India25, Mar 2019, 6:18 PM IST
Why Jet Airways is immersed in crisis
Jet Airways is immersed in a crisis that it is struggling to get out of. With Jet’s inability to repay debts, most of the aircrafts in the fleet are grounded and about 41 aircrafts are currently operating. The Directorate General of Civil Aviation has said on March 19 that the fleet is expecting a further downsizing.
India21, Mar 2019, 12:25 PM IST
As Jet Airways hits financial air pocket, 260 pilots take parachute to SpiceJet
Amid the crisis that has racked Jet in the recent times, around 260 pilots from Jet Airways have now applied to join SpiceJet airlines.
India19, Mar 2019, 6:22 PM IST
5 reasons why Jet Airways is in a deep mess today
The government on Tuesday called an emergency meeting with Jet Airways management to contain the crisis. The meeting took place after civil aviation minister Suresh Prabhu intervened and asked the secretary to take stock of the situation.