ASHOK GAJAPATHI RAJU
Making aircraft repossession easier for lessors to bring down costs: Ashok Gajapathi Raju, Aviation Minister
Ashok Gajapathi Raju said the ministry will start bilateral talk with other nations to increase global traffic.
All ministers do not come on time, says Ashok Gajapathi Raju
Suggesting that it takes time to usher in changes in the system, Ashok Gajapathi...
Draft aviation policy in public domain by month-end: Ashok Gajapathi Raju
The policy would be given final shape for its implementation once t...
Anyone with humanism will condemn Dadri incident: Ashok Gajapathi Raju
Incidentally, the Civil Aviation Minister's junior Minister Mahesh Sharma had termed the incident as an "accident".
Dubai First Up For Resumed Bilateral Air Services Talks: Ashok Gajapathi Raju
India will start negotiations on foreign flying rights with Nigeria, Dubai, Thailand, Saudi Arabia and Cambodia to add more seats on the routes.
Maharashtra farmers fume at Centre over onion export ban
Retail prices of onions have gone up to Rs 70-80/kg from Rs 30/kg in the last couple of weeks due to supply disruption.
Air India has not suffered any operating loss this year: Ashok Gajapathy Raju
In order to improve Air India's on-time performance, it has recruited 265 pilots in the last one year to address shortage besides hiring 902 additional cabin crew members.
Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju holds meeting with FM Arun Jaitley
The meeting assumes significance against the backdrop of the Civil Aviation Ministry in advanced stage of finalising the civil aviation policy.
No decision yet on how much Air India stake up for sale: Raju
Earlier this month, Minister of State for Civil Aviation Jayant Sinha had said that more than 51 per cent of ownership of Air India will be transferred to the private sector.
Air India facing tremendous financial stress: Ashok Gajapathi Raju
"Financially, if you look at Air India, it is under tremendous stress. Historically, it has got a legacy and we need to outgrow it," he said.
Need more competition to stay as fastest growing aviation market: Ashok Gajapathi Raju, Aviation Minister
"Our finance department decides ultimately what FDIs have to be in every place and they have their own reasoning."
President accepts resignations of Raju Pasupati and Y S Chowdary; PM to look after civil aviation
The president, as advised by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has accepted the resignation of Raju and Chowdary from the Union council of ministers with immediate effect, he said.
Government will not allow a repeat of Kingfisher: Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju
The government was open to "light handholding" should any airline face financial crunch, the minister said answering questions during an interview.
Officials examine capping of air fares; may raise floor prices: Ashok Gajapathi Raju
"The idea is not to regulate for the sake of regulation. We don't want to push up the cost of tickets for the majority," the aviation minister said.
Air India can't get public money for eternity: Ashok Gajapathi Raju
Ruling out disinvestment, Raju at the same time made it plain that the taxpayers' money cannot be committed "for eternity".
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