Four Indian passengers are stranded at the Lahore airport after the Pakistan’s Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) closed its airspace on Wednesday in the wake of tensions with India. “The PIA’s PK-270 Lahore to Delhi was to leave for its destination on Wednesday but due to suspension of flight operations the four Indian passengers are stranded […]
Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu today released the passenger charter which specifies rights of air travellers. It states that if a domestic flight is expected to be delayed by over six hours, then the airline would offer an option of “alternate flight” to the passenger within that time, or it will refund the full amount. […]
Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has sought Chandigarh’s inclusion among the Indian cities notified under India’s Open Sky Policy to enable operation of to and fro flights to ASEAN countries from here. In a semi-official letter to Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu, he said the International Civil Terminal at SAS Nagar (Mohali) has been functioning for […]
American Defence giant Lockheed Martin on Wednesday unveiled the F-21 multi-role fighter jet for India, to be produced locally, as it eyed a multi-billion dollar military order. Specifically configured for the IAF, the F-21 provides “unmatched” Make in India opportunities and strengthens India’s path to an advanced airpower future, the firm said announcing the plan […]
Debt-laden Jet Airways Board today approved a bank-led provisional resolution plan (BLPRP) which will pave the way for conversion of the airline’s debt into equity, making lenders the largest shareholders in the company. The plan proposes restructuring, under the provisions of the Reserve Bank of India’s February 12, 2018 circular, to meet a funding gap […]
Three flights were cancelled and 15 delayed due to fog at the Chandigarh international airport here today.
The UK Government today announced that the European Union has suspended Turkmenistan Airlines flights over safety concerns, affecting budget flights that operate from India.
Governor Satya Pal Malik today sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s intervention to tackle the issue of exorbitant airfares facing the Valley during the winter months.
Panic gripped the occupants of Alliance Air’s Amritsar-New Delhi flight as it had to return 15 minutes after departure from the Sri Guru Ram Das Jee International Airport on Friday morning. It returned to the airport safely. There were 52 passengers in the flight which departed at 9.35 am after a delay of 35 minutes. […]
The Chandigarh international airport will be functional for round-the-clock flying operations by March 31, the Central Government told the Punjab and Haryana High Court today.
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.