India will invite initial bids for a stake sale in state-run carrier Air India in the next couple of weeks, Civil Aviation Secretary Rajiv Choubey said on Thursday in a speech at an airshow in the southern Indian city of Hyderabad.
Civil Aviation Secretary R.N. Choubey on Thursday said the Ministry was engaged in the “important task” of finding buyers for Air India and its subsidiaries as well as for Pawan Hans. He said he expected the expressions of interest to be issued within a couple of weeks.
The Board of Coal India Ltd. deferred any decision on an interim dividend at its meeting held on March 7.
KOLKATA: Pilots who flew into Kolkata airport or out of here on Thursday morning were in for a surprise. Between 7am and 1pm, all controllers at the other end of the communication channel were women.
HYDERABAD: Flying high on the 20% growth clocked by the Indian civil aviation industry over the past three years, the government is pulling out all the stops to put the sector on the fast track — be it the divestment of PSUs like Air India or Pawan Hans, aggressive expansion of aviation infrastructure or even…
HYDERABAD: Sudden political twists and turns and the missing daredevil aerobatics display literally took the wind out of the biennial civil aviation show — WINGS INDIA 2018 — that stuttered to a start in the city on Thursday.
MUMBAI: Flight operations at the Mumbai airport were suspended for about 30 minutes on Thursday after a freighter aircraft burst a tyre on landing which left it stranded on the main runway.
NEW DELHI: The Delhi government is aiming to ensure that there are zero power cuts in the capital this summer. Based on the past few years’ trends, the power department anticipates the summer peak demand to touch 7,000MW.
Putting the lives of thousands of passengers at risk, the authorities are awaiting the clearance from the Ministry of Defence (MoD) to acquire the land to expand the runway of Jammu Airport. The file has been pending with the MoD for the last one year.
HYDERABAD: Telangana government should decrease VAT on aviation fuel to ease the burden on airline players and make air travel affordable, urged secretary of civil aviation N Choubey on Thursday.