Airlines reroute or cancel flights
The FAA barred US carriers from airspace over Iran, the Gulf of Oman and the waters between Iran and Saudi Arabia.
Emirates appoints Jabr Al-Azeeby as vice-president of India and Nepal
Jabr Al-Azeeby is appointed as the new vice-president of India and Nepa...
SpiceJet, Emirates sign codeshare agreement
While passengers of Emirates will be able to access the SpiceJet network first from early 2020, S...
GoAir inks pact with Emirates National Oil Company for jet fuel
A wholly-owned entity of the Dubai government, ENOC at present covers more than 200 airports across 25 countries, supplying more than three million US gallons (USGs) of jet fuel to a diversified portfolio of carriers in the UAE and internationally, with more than 300 fuellings each day, according to a release.
Drones cause diversion of flights at Dubai Airport
The diverted flights will return to Dubai International Airport as the airspace has now reopened.
Emirates to serve special Diwali sweets on flights
The airline will be serving colourful and aromatic array of traditional Indian sweets and savoury meals, which will be made available onboard its flights departing from and travelling to India.
Emirates announces special offer for Diwali season
The discount is available to passengers travelling to Paris, Chicago, Porto and Cape Town via economy class, Los Angeles and Frankfurt in business class and London and New York in first class.
Love wins: Hasan Ali confirms getting married to Indian girl Shamia Arzoo on August 20
Ali said he will wear a black-red Sherwani, while she will be dressed in an Indian attire.
Lobbyist Talwar bribed public servants to help foreign airlines; over 50 firms under scanner: Probe report
Talwar was deported to India from Dubai early this year after which he was arrested by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) and the CBI for his alleged role in lobbying in various UPA-era government deals, primarily in the aviation sector.
Singapore Air picks crucial fight against Emirates in India
Singapore Airlines has just picked a fight with Emirates in a grab for India’s international travelers.
Emirates eyes more seats on Dubai-India route; hopes restart of bilateral rights talks between govts
Dubai has two carriers, Emirates and Flydubai. The latter also flies to India. Air India, Air India Express, SpiceJet and IndiGo operate flights to Dubai.
300 Indians stranded at Al Maktoum Airport near Dubai
About 300 Indian passengers, many of them from Hyderabad, were stranded for over 12 hours without food or water at the Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC) on Saturday after their flight to Dubai was diverted due to heavy rainfall. Terminal 1 at the Dubai International Airport (DBX) was, reportedly, flooded.
IndiGo's rising costs are indication for growth; expect a smooth landing by 2022: CEO Rono Dutta
IndiGo airline's CEO Rono Dutta clears the air on the issue and talks about IndiGo's south-east Asia strategy. Owing to seasonal disruptions, the profitability faltered however they had to start the China and Vietnam flights by October 31 though regulatory approvals there were required and so were the slots.
Govt refuses airlines’ plea for more bilateral rights
The Modi-led NDA government, since the time it took charge in 2014, has been cautious in increasing foreign flying rights with countries within 5,000 km radius of India.
IndiGo, India's low-cost conqueror, is coming for Emirates
With 50% of India’s domestic market, the carrier known as IndiGo isn’t resting on its laurels.
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