Indian nurse at Saudi hospital tests positive for coronavirus: Govt
Thermal screening is being done at the international airports of Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Cochin. The civil aviation ministry has asked airlines to follow International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) guidelines for managing and notifying anybody reporting illness on flights originating from China and disembarking in India.
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Jet Airways was the second largest domestic carrier till its grounding in April 2019 and other airlines brought in capacity to fill in for flights and slots vacated by the Mumbai-based carrier.
Coronavirus: Thermal screening of passengers flying in from China at 7 airports
The Civil Aviation Ministry has directed seven airports including Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai and Kolkata to make arrangements for screening of passengers arriving from China in the wake of outbreak of an infection caused by a new strain of virus there.
IndiGo to start flights to Dammam from three Indian cities
"The airline will operate a total of 10 daily direct flights connecting Dammam with Mumbai, Hyderabad and Trivandrum," IndiGo said on Thursday, adding it is part of its bid to expand international operations and strengthen presence in the Middle East.
Proposed cut in duty-free liquor, cigarettes to cause Rs 650 cr/year loss to airports: Industry body
Indian airports are likely to incur a revenue loss of Rs 650 crore per annum if the reported recommendations of the Commerce Ministry on duty-free sales are put in place, private airports operators body APAO said on Tuesday.
Cut in duty-free liquor quota may hit Adani, Zurich
While Zurich has bagged the contract to build the Greater Noida airport, Adani has successfully won the right to upgrade and manage six international airports, including Ahmedabad, Lucknow and Jaipur. Both Adani and Zurich have won the bids promising to share highest revenue share per passenger. If the quota for purchasing liquor is halved, then their maths will go wrong.
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Kingfisher and Jet are symptomatic of a larger industry trend that is highly turbulent and uncertain.
This year market to focus on earnings, not balance sheets: Aditya Narain
The market is hoping for a very strong cyclical recovery but it may be more subdued than expected.
Indian citizens have reacted against General Soleimani's assassination: Javad Zarif
Zarif focused on the recent killing of Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps commander Qasem Soleimani, claiming that US President Donald Trump had authorised his assassination seven months ago.
India asks airlines to exercise caution
India has asked its airlines to exercise caution while flying over the Iranian air space.
GMR Infra now plans to sell 49% in airport business to Tata-led consortium
The group had earlier announced offloading 44.44 % shareholding in the airport business.
DGCA asks airlines to be vigilant in airspace over Iran, Iraq, Gulf of Oman, waters of Persian Gulf
India has “advised” its airlines to avoid overflying the airspace of Iran, Iraq and the waters of the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman, after the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) barred its carriers from doing so following Iran’s missile attacks on bases housing American troops in Iraq.
Indian airlines likely to post loss of over $600 million this fiscal: report
In June, it projected a consolidated net profit of $500-700 million in the optimistic case.
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