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Speculation over Tata Group acquiring Air India

Speculation over Tata Group acquiring Air India

June 29, 2017

One of India's biggest conglomerates, Tata Group's acquisition of India's flagship carrier Air India is now a nationwide speculation; however, the odds of reclaiming a debt-laden company on top of Tata's existing dire ventures looks more fictional than enterprising.

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Innovation on display at Paris Air Show 2017

Innovation on display at Paris Air Show 2017

June 23, 2017

The Paris Air Show is undoubtedly the oldest and biggest aviation event in the world having a lucrative line-up of events showcasing the best aircraft by global aviation giants. The week-long event kickstarted on June 19, Monday with much fanfare.

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GoAir launches new daily flights between Bengaluru and New Delhi

GoAir launches new daily flights between Bengaluru and New Delhi

June 23, 2017

GoAir is set to expand operations with the launch of a third daily direct flight between Bengaluru and New Delhi.

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NSDC and Bird Academy aims at skill development in aviation

NSDC and Bird Academy aims at skill development in aviation

June 8, 2017

An MoU was signed between National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) and Bird Academy in June 2017 in New Delhi, with regards to skilling of unemployed youth in the aviation and aerospace sector across various states.

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Nitin Gadkari

Nitin Gadkari

June 1, 2017

With new projects in the pipeline and increasing support of the people, the Ministry of Road Transport & Highways and Shipping is making consistent progress in India, says Gadkari. The minister of Road Transport & Highways and Shipping in India, Nitin Gadkari, talks to Bi...

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India becomes 3rd largest domestic air travel market

India becomes 3rd largest domestic air travel market

March 30, 2017

India beats Japan, which flew 97 million domestic passengers in 2016, to become the third largest aviation market in terms of domestic air traffic, according to a recent industry report by CAPA.

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Garuda Indonesia launches direct flights between Mumbai and Jakarta

Garuda Indonesia launches direct flights between Mumbai and Jakarta

February 7, 2017

Indonesia’s national airline, Garuda Indonesia, announced its entry into the world's fastest growing aviation market with a tri-weekly flight to the Mumbai from its headquarters in Jakarta via Bangkok.

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Rafale deal finally in the bag

Rafale deal finally in the bag

September 22, 2016

After years of negotiations, India and France have finally agreed over a deal for 36 Rafale fighter jets that will be delivered to the Indian Air Force (IAF) in full flight condition by the French aircraft manufacturer Dassault Aviation. The procurement was important for both the...

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Airport processes given boost by IATA in India

Airport processes given boost by IATA in India

September 13, 2016

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and Bangalore International Airport Limited entered into a first of its kind Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) last week to promote cooperation in various sectors of operations in the airport.

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Red carpet for foreign funds

Red carpet for foreign funds

June 21, 2016

The Government of India announced liberalisation of the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) system by easing norms for a couple of important sectors including defence, food retail, aviation and pharmaceuticals.

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