Government processing on remnant of seven points raised by US FAA
Government is in the process of addressing remaining two out of seven points raised by the US Federal Aviation Authority.
India's aviation safety mechanism likely to remain downgraded till March
"Based on the outcome of final decision, FAA will make a Category de...
Air India expects interim report on Dreamliners from Boeing, FAA
Air India expects an interim report from Boeing and FAA in a day or two on t...
Blinding lasers aimed at 11 flights over New Jersey: FAA
There was no indication the 11 incidents detailed by the FAA led to any notable injuries or accidents, in the air or on the ground.
All safety issues addressed, says DGCA's report to FAA
Warned of a downgrade by Federal Aviation Administration, DGCA filed a status report with its US counterpart, saying concerns over all aviation safety issues have been addressed.
FAA approves resumption of Dreamliner flights
A team of over 20 engineers are being flown to India by Boeing to help Air India's engineering team install the new battery kit in each of the six aeroplanes.
3 aircraft fleet to be mandatory for commercial air charter operators
Air charter firms, NSOPs and others concerned have been asked to submit their comments on the proposed changes in the rules by November 12.
Pilots demand better training if Boeing wants to rebuild trust in 737 MAX
The comments were made by the Allied Pilots Association (APA), which represents pilots at American Airlines Group Inc , the world's largest airline and one of the biggest 737 MAX operators in the United States.
Directorate General of Civil Aviation to conduct surprise checks to ensure better safety for fliers
The aviation regulator had stepped up safety and surveillance checks of aircraft close on the heels of India’s safety rating coming under scrutiny by FAA.
ICAO finds no safety concerns in airline operations; FAA audit next month
In a major relief to Indian carriers, ICAO, a global regulatory body, has said that it no longer sees “significant safety concerns” in airlines operations.
Indian American Ravi Chaudhary appointed to key post in FAA
On May 6, 2014, Chaudhary was appointed by Barack Obama as a member of the President's Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.
Upgrade of airports, reviewing curbs on carriers key tasks
Among the critical issues the two leaders would have to address is the turnaround of cash-starved Air India, whose financials have lately started looking up.
Civil Aviation Ministry preparing list of crucial issues
A presentation is being prepared on the issues and problems facing the airlines, airports and other stakeholders and the unfinished tasks of the previous regime.
Indian charter planes face scrutiny abroad
The DGCA had earlier this month formed two teams to check foreign aircraft and charter planes from abroad were high on their list for inspections.
US downgrades India's air safety rating to sub-Saharan standards
The downgrade will be an impediment to Indian carriers' plans to increase flights to the US, the world's biggest aviation market.