Congestion at Airport(s): According to official updates from MoCA, the authorities have asked Mumbai and Bengaluru airports to put in place additional capacity and redesign their systems.
Delhi Airport Chaos: According to Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia, a strong Rs 98000-crore capex for airports is in the pipeline. He also added that the congestion at IGI Airport's T3 has relatively eased.
The ministry has requested the scheduled airlines to place real time data on their social media feeds regarding waiting time at respective airports' entry gates
Currently, 8 out of the 13 airports that are being operated under the Public Private Partnership (PPP) mode belong to the Airports Authority of India (AAI)
Airlines have asked passengers to reach airports early, do web check-in and carry only one piece of hand baggage for faster movement, amid rising air traffic. The country's largest airline IndiGo and Air India have asked...
The government follows a policy of promoting more international operations by Indian carriers from non-metro points either directly or through their own domestic and international operations
In a written reply to Lok Sabha, Minister of State for Civil Aviation V K Singh said emergency was declared by the operating crew of two flights each of IndiGo, SpiceJet and Air India Express, and 1 was of Air India
Following days of complaints of overcrowding and mismanagement at Delhi airport, the Union government has initiated a number of steps to improve the situation. Read all about them.
Congestion at Delhi Airport: JM Scindia’s surprise visit to IGI’s T3 also comes days after the minister convened a meeting with the officials and...
The Ministry of Civil Aviation and Delhi International Airport Limited (DIAL) have drawn up a four-point action plan to be implemented as immediate remedial...
Goa's Mopa airport will have the capacity of 44 lakh passengers per year in the first phase and it will go up to 1 crore passengers upon completion.
IGIA, also the country's largest airport, has three terminals -- T1, T2 and T3. All international flights and some domestic services operate from T3.
In the rankings by the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO), India is now at the 48th position, a "quantum leap" from the 102nd rank it had in 2018.
Concerns have been raised about the potential privacy violations as data on facial maps can be misused for profiling of citizens and even mass surveillance. In...
Under the revised guidelines of the health ministry, the submission of self-declaration form on the online Air Suvidha portal stands discontinued, the aviation...
The government said the latest decision has been taken in line with the government's policy of a graded approach to Covid-19 management response.
Veteran stock market investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, often referred to as India's Warren Buffett and whose net worth was USD 5.8 billion (about Rs 46,000 crore),...
The DGCA said that airports should also have a procedure to notify pilots of wildlife concentration or activity in and around the airport.
The video shows bodybuilder Bobby Kataria—who has 6.3 lakh followers on Instagram, lighting a cigarette on one of the middle rows of a SpiceJet plane.
Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia flagged off Akasa Air's first flight virtually.
Over a dozen mishaps have hit the Indian aviation sector since June 19. Regulator DGCA is looking into a number of incidents.
This is the latest incident to be probed by DGCA, which is already probing over a dozen mishaps that have hit the aviation sector since June.
Trans trainee pilot Adam Harry was disallowed by aviation regulator DGCA from flying on grounds of gender dysphoria and hormone therapy.
The trainer aircraft accident comes at a time when aviation regulator DGCA is investigating a string of aviation mishaps over a short period.
The Aviation Ministry has said that airlines cannot charge passengers an additional fee for issuing a boarding pass at the check-in counters.
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