aviation

Boeing 737 Max: Challenging times ahead

Boeing 737 Max: Challenging times ahead

April 22, 2019

Last month’s crash of Ethiopian Airlines’ Boeing 737 Max aircraft brings the focus back on the safety of technologies in today’s fly-by-wire aircraft.

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Amadeus drags Air India to court

Amadeus drags Air India to court

March 7, 2019

Air India`s decision to shift exclusively to a single global distribution system (GDS) platform has faced criticism from travel agents who have protested against the decision and said that this move is going to be a setback to its recovery.

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4 questions à Deep Kalra, PDG de MakeMyTrip

4 questions à Deep Kalra, PDG de MakeMyTrip

February 14, 2019

La société MakeMyTrip, leader indien sur le marché des voyages en ligne, a permis la plantation d’un million d’arbres dans les districts de Rajsamand et d’Udaipur au Rajasthan afin de promouvoir un tourisme responsable, grâce à la fondation MakeMyTrip. L’initiative a...

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India records fastest full-year domestic aviation market growth: IATA

India records fastest full-year domestic aviation market growth: IATA

February 8, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for 2018 showing that demand (revenue passenger kilometers or RPKs) rose by a healthy 6.5 pc compared to full-year 2017. India showed significant double-digit growth in the domestic avia...

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SpiceJet to launch 14 new domestic flights

SpiceJet to launch 14 new domestic flights

June 25, 2018

Spicejet announced the launch of 14 new domestic flights, effective from July1. New routes will also be included in their services.

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Sweetening the deal?

Sweetening the deal?

June 14, 2018

India is all set to sweeten the Air India sale after its failed attempt to put the debt-laden national carrier for sale recently. Will the efforts to list national carrier help?

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Infrastructure expansion, a key focus area for India

Infrastructure expansion, a key focus area for India

June 6, 2018

Aviation, railways and roadways are the backbones of a country’s economy. It is very essential to modernise them for the country’s growth. The Indian government, therefore, is planning to undergo a major expansion for airports and railways.

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Air Astana’s Indian passengers to enjoy visa free stopover in Kazakhstan

Air Astana’s Indian passengers to enjoy visa free stopover in Kazakhstan

May 28, 2018

Air Astana passengers holding Indian passports can enjoy 72 hours visa-free stopovers in Kazakhstan with effect from 23rd April 2018 until the end of the year.

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Fly Mumbai to Manchester with Jet Airways

Fly Mumbai to Manchester with Jet Airways

May 21, 2018

Jet Airways has recently announced the launch of its first non-stop service between Mumbai and Manchester starting this winter.

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AIR NAVIGATION INITIATIVES

AIR NAVIGATION INITIATIVES

May 15, 2018

Exponential growth in civil aviation in terms of increasing passengers, induction of new planes, terminal building of new airports and renovation of abandoned air strips has given rise to many challenges. Maintaining safety in the skies is one such complex issue. How safe is flyi...

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AIR INDIA

AIR INDIA

May 15, 2018

Air India, the country’s struggling and debt-ridden national carrier, will soon pass off to private players. The question is not whether the ride to privatisation will be smooth, but whether it will take off at all, and if so, how soon? Crony capitalism manifests itself in many...

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Suresh Prabhu

Suresh Prabhu

May 15, 2018

From safety and security to developing air cargo and drones, the Ministry of Civil Aviation is making sure that every aspect of the sector is managed to its full capacity. Suresh Prabhu talks to AIBM about aviation safety, infrastructure expansion plans and more.

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