Dense fog in Delhi delays over 100 trains, 10 flights; air quality in 'severe' category
Due to low temperature and high humidity, the air quality was in the "severe" category in the morning. According to Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) data, Delhi's AQI at 8 am was at 430.
IAF will continue to play critical role in security domain: Air Chief
"The Indian Air Force will continue to play a critical role in the secu...
All flights cancelled at Srinagar airport due to dense fog
Airports Authority of India (AAI) said all the scheduled flights were cancelled du...
Test flights from February near Bengaluru: Dunzo, Throttle get nod to test long-range drones
The approvals are a part of DGCA programme, called beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS) drone operations.
Long flights are a breeze for top boss Sandeep Thapliyal, spends time listening to music & introspecting
The finance solution boss shares what he does to spend free time when on a long plane journey.
Mumbai-Bangalore Indigo flight returned to Mumbai, currently under inspection
"An IndiGo NEO A320 aircraft was operating Mumbai-Bangalore this morning. During the flight the pilot observed a caution message. Standard operating procedures were followed and the aircraft was returned to Mumbai as a precaution," an official release said.
CAT III-trained captain flying as passenger asked to operate IndiGo flight as visibility drops at IGI Airport
The captain, originally rostered for 6E-6571, was not CAT III B-trained, while the co-pilot was. The airline realised that a CAT III B-trained captain was travelling as passenger on the flight. "The captain travelling as passenger was rostered to operate this flight after taking all required clearances," said sources.
GoAir flight takes off from Singapore a day after suffering 'tech issue'
A GoAir spokesperson said the flight G8 28 from Singapore to Bengaluru had an air turn back on priority shortly after take off, following a technical issue on Monday. "There were 158 passengers on board. The aircraft is currently being attended to by the GoAir engineering team," he added.
Nelco hopes to roll out in-flight data connectivity services by January
The company had earlier this year obtained a licence from the Department of Telecommunications for providing in-flight and maritime connectivity (IFMC) services. The Tata Group firm said it hopes to roll out in-flight services in one-and-a-half months but refused to comment on tariffs saying the modalities are being fine-tuned.
Space failure part of big game: NASA-JPL CTO on Vikram lander
"Space missions are expected to fail which must not deter the scientific community in India that saw the Vikram lander not making it to the lunar surface from attempting again, as this is the business out there"
All train services to Tripura, Assam suspended; flights to and from Dibrugarh, Guwahati cancelled
Railways has suspended all passenger train services in Tripura and Assam and short-terminated long distance trains to the region to Guwahati following protests in the two states over the passage of the Citizenship Amendment Bill in Parliament. Several airlines in the country have also announced that flights to Guwahati and Dibrugarh have been cancelled.
Lapses plague Lion Air, year after disaster
The Indonesian carrier seems to be in denial mode about the concerns regarding its safety practices.
Starting flights to Ras Al Khaimah, then we will establish airline there: SpiceJet chief
Spicejet Chairman and Managing Director Ajay Singh on Wednesday said that the airline is studying the market and may start operation to UAE's Ras Al Khaimah by the beginning of next year. "Just like we operate flights to Dubai, we can operate flight to Ras Al Khaimah," he said, adding that while bilateral rights between Indian cities and Ras Al Khaimah are thin.
Alliance Air maiden overseas flight commences operations
The wholly owned subsidiary of Air India would fly between the two cities on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays. Alliance Air connects 53 destinations within India with 113 destinations per day. Jaffna is the 54th destination for the airline. Commemorating the launch of the service, Governor of the Northern Provincial Council of Sri Lanka Suren Raghavan took part in the journey.
Alliance Air starts flight operations on Ahmedabad-Kandla route
Flight operation on the route was started on Monday. Kandla is Alliance Air's 55th destination under UDAN scheme. Alliance Air, a subsidiary of Air India, would operate flight on the Ahmedabad-Kandla route every weekday, according to a release by the Ministry of Civil Aviation.
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