AIR DECCAN INDIA
The challenges to turn Air India into an entity attractive to potential buyers
With the govt powering ahead with its resolve to sell the airline, hectic efforts are on behind the scenes to pull it back from the brink, bring it to a manageable shape and then hand it over to a buyer who can turn it around.
Airlines rush to fill in Jet’s space
With jet Airways no longer operating any flights, other airlines have come forward to fill up the winter...
Government invites bids for third round of Udan routes
Two scheduled commuter airlines--Air Odisha and Air Deccan--were mandated to fly on 50...
Air Deccan threatens to move base to Gujarat on slots, parking issues
At present, it parks its aircraft at HAL-run Nashik Airport due to a space crunch at Mumbai airport.
1.5 years after launch, UDAN remains a mixed bag as two airlines fail to perform
According to the AAI data for the 17 months of UDAN, a total of 15,723 flights were operated by seven airlines on about 60 routes.
Mallya loan fraud case: Air Deccan founder GR Gopinath under lens
Gopinath is being probed by investigative agencies for his alleged role in Mallya's scam.
Rajya Sabha passes AERA (Amendment) Bill
Currently, major airports with an annual capacity to handle one-and-a-half million passengers come under the purview of Airports Economic Regulatory Authority of India (AERA).
Complaints’ log: Air India, Jet & Indigo are flying low
Of the 677 passenger-related complaints received by domestic airlines, Air India topped the list with 237 complaints, followed by Jet and Indigo.
Slot constraints: Air Deccan stops Pune-Nashik flights
The services can be resumed only after getting new slots at Pune airport, the source said, adding that the issue has been taken up with the civil aviation ministry.
Time for Insolvency of airlines : Jet Airways a lesson!
Regulators like DGCA and Ministry of Consumer affairs must take seat in COC and decide future for resolution.
Air Deccan ready for 'UDAN' from NE in December
"Air Deccan authorities have given the schedule saying that they would start operating from December 15, this year," M K Nayak, the director of Shillong airport said.
Ludhiana to have air link with Shimla, Kullu soon
Flight Deccan Charters N-28, with a seating capacity of about 20 passengers, will fly daily and may start by mid-May.
Government summons Air Odisha, Air Deccan for missing RCS deadline
The RCS, also known as UDAN aims at making flying affordable to the masses with fares capped at Rs 2,500 km per hour of flight, and also improving air- connectivity to tier-2 and tier-3 cities.
More flights to smaller cities must for development: Air Deccan chief
Air Deccan chief Capt G R Gopinath also said that there is need to connect cities with a state's capital to tap the daily traffic that takes place on account of business and official work.
Is the government running out of tricks to keep Air India flying?
Air India sought approval for a Rs 980 crore funds infusion in end-July. There is pressure to seek more.
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