For first time, more domestic fliers than international at Cochin Airport

For the first time since its inception, the Cochin International Airport expects to see domestic passengers outnumber international ones this year. ACK Nair, Airport Director, Cochin International Airport Ltd, explains the trend reversal. Excerpts: Do you expect domestic passengers to out number international ones this year? Yes, we had more international passengers till last year. […]

Boeing to showcase range of capabilities at Aero India 2019

Boeing will showcase a range of platforms, support and training capabilities for both Indian civilian and defence needs at the Aero India 2019. The company has lined up host of aircrafts which includes the F/A-18 Super Hornet, KC-46A Pegasus tanker, AH-64E Apache, CH-47F Chinook. “Boeing has been closely supporting the modernization and mission-readiness of the […]

GMR Infrastructure forms panel to ‘spin off’ airport business

GMR Infrastructure Ltd has said it has constituted a sub-committee of its board for a possible spin-off of the airport business as it sees a $100-billion investment opportunity in India. According to a regulatory filing with bourses Thursday, the company has already received multiple proposals from the investors for the airport business, which are currently […]