As the Indian Aviation 2016 in Hyderabad is around the corner, we bring to you a special issue with insights on India’s aviation.With the announcement of union budget for the financial year 2016-17 recently, the Indian government extended its support to civil aviation through expansion of regional connectivity and boosting maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) etc. Along with these subjects we also bring to you a comprehensive report on the sector, fate of PPP model airports, Make in India in aviation and various other tangents of aviation.
Focused on World- Class Infrastructure With Airports Authority of India’s focus on commitments on modernization of Airports, there has been a boost in development of infrastructure, air traffic and cargo activities at AAI airports across the nation. Additionally, AAI is now focusing on the regional connectivity, says R K Srivastava. What is the present … Continue reading R K Srivastava →
The market for charter jets in the country is going through a rough patch, thanks to high maintenance cost and stringent government policies. However, innovations and a change in import duty can bring in the much needed respite. Nearly eight years ago, when Mukesh Ambani of Reliance Industries, India’s richest man as stated by the … Continue reading Business Jets →
With an estimate of 1,200 airplanes in its vault from the current 400 in the next 20 years, India’s aviation sector is poised to grow. However, this growth could be futile if India does not develop the Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) sector to match the pace. On September 25, 2014, Indian Prime Minister Narendra … Continue reading MRO →
With merely a third of the 456 airports operational in India, government’s initiatives such as modernisation of airports, the introduction of regional airlines and the revised national civil aviation policy 2016 address the need of hinterland air connectivity. Tucked away at a corner in the southern state of Tamil Nadu, Tiruchirapalli International Airport (or Trichy), … Continue reading Regional Connectivity →