FAA team to visit India soon to review measures by DGCA
A FAA team would soon visit India for a final review of the steps taken by the DGCA to address the deficiencies in the country's aviation safety, which remains downgraded since January last year.
DGCA plans to strengthen its regional offices
The regulator had earlier also planned to depute FOIs at these centres but could not as the ins...
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.
Aviation safety: FAA team to visit India
A Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) team would soon visit India to review the steps taken by DGCA to address the deficiencies.
Air India studying impact of US aviation watchdog FAA’s directive on Dreamliner planes
Last week, FAA issued the directive saying, “We are adopting a new airworthiness directive for all the Boeing Company model 787 planes.
FAA team likely to visit India soon to review measures by DGCA
Nine months after downgrading DGCA in the aviation safety rankings, a FAA team is likely to visit India soon to review the corrective measures.
Directorate General of Civil Aviation takes corrective measures ahead of US Federal Aviation Administration second audit
An FAA team would again hold talks with their counterparts from the Directorate General of Civil Aviation on December 11.
DGCA may meet Federal Aviation Administration next month for fresh audit
The rating downgrade, India's first, put it in the same category as Zimbabwe and Indonesia, and barred Indian carriers from expanding operations to the US.
Singapore regulator announces inspection of Indian aircraft
Days after FAA downgraded India's aviation safety ranking, its Singaporean counterpart CAAS has announced heightened inspection of Indian aircraft operating there.
FAA shoots down Amazon's drone delivery service Amazon Prime Air
It released a report that clarified between recreational drone use and commercial use masquerading as hobbying.
DGCA taking measures to avoid US FAA downgrade
DGCA is rushing to plug the loopholes ahead of a second audit by the US' Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in December..
FAA downgrade to hit domestic aircraft chartering business: BAOA
BAOA secretary R K Bali said as India does not have adequate number of personnel to carry out regular inspections, aviation companies may tend to become complacent.
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.
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 their probe into the technical problems faced by Dreamliner aircraft.
India's aviation safety mechanism likely to remain downgraded till March
"Based on the outcome of final decision, FAA will make a Category determination and inform India by about March 2015," the Minister said.
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