Here's a look at previous instances when Indian carriers were grounded
This is the third major grounding action affecting Indian carriers in close to three decades.
Cracks were found in a key structural part on 38 Boeing jets
Boeing said Thursday that airlines worldwide have inspected 810 planes following...
IndiGo ties up with Skyborne for pilot training
The airline was conducting the pilot training programme at CAE Gondia in Maharashtra earlier.
DGCA to issue additional safety protocol for airlines using P&W engines
In a three-hour meeting Tuesday evening, the civil aviation ministry sat with senior executives of P&W, Airbus, Indigo and GoAir to review frequent on-ground and mid-air glitches that the P&W engines.
SpiceJet Delhi-Hong Kong flight on 737 MAX faces one engine shutdown
Boeing 737 MAX aircraft has become a concern for regulators after a Lion Aircraft crashed due to a fault with the aircraft.
Surging passenger numbers, policy promises dot turbulent skies in 2018
From spiralling costs and cut-throat competition pushing airlines into the red to government initiatives aimed at boosting the fast-growing sector, a mixed baggage greeted the stakeholders.
India's score in ICAO audit likely to improve: DGCA official
An ICAO team visited India last month and assessed the action taken on issues related to three areas that were audited by the watchdog in November 2015.
DGCA monitoring Boeing 737 MAX planes on daily basis
The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has been keeping a close watch on Boeing 737 MAX aircraft -- operated by Jet Airways and SpiceJet -- in the wake of such a plane crashing in Indonesia in October.
Here's why MacBook Pro is not allowed on flights; find out if your laptop is faulty too
Yesterday, DGCA asked passengers to not carry certain type of MacBook Pro laptops in planes.
FAA keeps India’s aviation safety rating at category 1
This was after the ICAO, a UN body, gave it a low safety score after an audit in November 2017, placing it below Nepal, Pakistan and other nations.
DGCA orders engine change for 7 Airbus 320 (neos)
The directives are for Airbus 320 (neo) planes fitted with Pratt & Whitney engines, which are operated by IndiGo and GoAir in India.
DGCA asks Jet Air, SpiceJet to take action on sensor-related issues with Boeing 737 MAX
Jet and SpiceJet fly Boeing 737 MAX planes. There are at least 6 such planes with the two carriers.
DGCA in touch with regulator over Lion Air incident
Early Monday morning, a Lion Air Boeing 737 MAX 800 aircraft operating flight JT 610 with 188 people on board crashed into the sea shortly after taking-off from the Indonesian capital of Jakarta.
Latest 737 Max fault that alarmed test pilots rooted in software
The plane’s flight computer tried to push the aircraft’s nose down repeatedly during a simulator run, prompted by a stream of erroneous flight data.
5 killed when small plane crashes in California parking lot
Photos from the scene showed the plane upright but on its belly and the car damaged. Several roads surrounding the shopping center and the South Coast Plaza mall across the street were closed.