ASHOK GAJAPATHI RAJU
Airlines will be mandated to buy more simulators: Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju
India now accounts for 63% of the fleet size of airlines in south Asia but its order constitutes 94% of the region.
Government wants seaplanes to link small towns before 2019
Sources said since it will take about a year to start commercial operations on via...
UDAN: Government gets gets 141 proposals for flight, chopper services
The ambitious scheme, where fares are capped at Rs 2,500 for one-hour f...
Strict action for not refunding taxes, levies on cancelled flight tickets: Aviation minister Gajapathi Raju
Aviation minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju today warned airlines and travel portals of "strict action" if they did not refund taxes and levies to passengers for the cancelled tickets.
Aviation policy in final stage: Ashok Gajapathi Raju
Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju said that the NDA government's new aviation policy is in the final stages and it will be referred to the Cabinet for approval.
Government unveils draft norms for drones, proposes unique IDs
Civil aviation minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju expressed hope that the draft norms would encourage genuine and "discourage nefarious activities".
Regional connectivity plan to promote affordable flying: Ashok Gajapathi Raju
RCS is expected to be in place from the second quarter of the current financial year and the Civil Aviation Ministry would be announcing the nitty-gritty tomorrow.
Will ensure safety of Indian airports: Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju
More than 30 people have been killed and hundreds injured in the terror attack at Ataturk airport in Istanbul which he said in a tweet supporting the victims.
Some private carriers favoured under UPA: Ashok Gajapathi Raju
Raju, who has been vocal against the rule, said policies are not for all times and added that there was no cohesiveness in promoting aviation sector during the UPA regime.
Required action would be taken: Jayant Sinha on IndiGo incident
Government is considering all aspects. We would be getting detailed report from DGCA, said Jayant Sinha.
Do we bar everyone from airports to stop hijack, quips Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju
Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju said "an impractical security thing" can be another problem.
We are motivating Indian aviation players to perform: Ashok Gajapathi Raju
The government has finally cleared the aviation policy, allowing Indian carriers to fly international without completing five years of local operations.
Aviation minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju bats for solar units at all airports
Raju today said he has asked all the airports in the country to install solar energy units on the lines of Kochi airport.
Ashok Gajapathi Raju urges Arunachal Pradesh government to explore possibilities for cargo flights
"We have gone around a 'ding-dong' battle for selection of the site for the proposed green field airport in the state capital," Raju said in a lighter vein.
Ministerial group discusses Air India disinvestment
Loss-making Air India is staying afloat on taxpayers' funds and to revive the carrier, the government decided on strategic disinvestment in June.
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