Daily Archives: May 8, 2018

Aviation min gives site clearance to new Pune int’l airport

The civil aviation ministry today said it has given “site clearance” for the construction of a greenfield international airport near Pune. Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis had in 2016 announced the setting up of a greenfield international airport at Purandar in Pune district. Passenger traffic at the existing airport at Lohegaon, which is controlled by

AirAsia India to connect Surat from Bengaluru starting June

Budget carrier AirAsia India today announced expansion of its route network with the launch of a flight to Surat from Bengaluru, starting next month, taking the total number of destination operated by the carrier to 20. The Tata-AirAsia-invested airline, which completes four years of its operations in June, will fly daily to Surat from Bengaluru