Aircraft manufacturing will soon become a reality in India with the government working on a blueprint for the same, Union Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu said on sidelines of the Global Aviation Summit 2019 here.
The Punjab and Haryana High Court was told today that several new flights from Chandigarh to Delhi, Mumbai and the Middle East were on the cards. The flights to Mumbai would further connect to international destinations such as London, Manchester, Paris and Amsterdam.
Though the state has extended timings of the Jammu Airport till 9 pm, the authorities face a bigger challenge to bring flights for night operations in the winter capital.
A petition has been moved in the Delhi High Court against the policy of several airlines, including Air India, that charge “exorbitant” rates for domestic transportation and repatriation of mortal remains of migrant Indian workers who die abroad.
The total outstanding of cash-strapped Air India towards government for VVIP chartered flights stands at Rs 1,146.86 crore, according to the latest response from the national carrier to an RTI application.
Over 100 passengers of a Jet Airways flight (9W 955) from Hyderabad to Chandigarh had a miraculous escape as the pilot managed to land the plane at Indore after one of its engines failed.
National carrier Air India is set to fly its 423-seater, double-decker Boeing 747 aircraft to two key domestic destinations, Mumbai and Kolkata, starting October 16 to meet the demand during the festive season.
KOLKATA: The newly unveiled airport near Pakyong in Sikkim will provide a fillip to tourism in the Himalayan state, attracting more tourists from Bengal, who will no longer have to travel through the often choked and landslide-prone National Highway 10.
Jet Airways resumed its Pune-Chandigarh-Pune flight operations on Sundays at the airport here. Now, seven flights will arrive/depart from the local airport on Sundays.
Monsoon showers have exposed the work on the newly constructed departure lounge of Jammu airport as it developed a major leakage on Tuesday.