State-owned ONGC has more than doubled its gas production in five years in Tripura brightening prospects of sett..
The contracts India signed with Russia for long-term maintenance of the Su-30 MKI fleet increase the serviceabil..
"There are old pilots and bold pilots, but no old-bold pilots." Try telling this to 81-year-old Air Vice Marshal..
The Lockheed Martin F-35 joint strike fighters (JSFs) have arrived in Australia for the first time, a media repo..
The unpiloted Russian Progress 66 cargo ship docked at the Pirs Docking Compartment of the International Space S..
Natarajan Chandrasekaran on Tuesday took over as head of Tata Sons Ltd from Chairman Emeritus Ratan N. Tata and ..
The joint venture between India and Russia for producing Kamaov Ka-226T light helicopters in India will open new..
Finer details of the chopper, which will be the biggest rotary wing aircraft ever made by India, will be finalis..
Rolls-Royce has announced plans to open its first Service Delivery Centre (SDC) in India to deliver improved sup..
Elbit Systems Electro-Optics Elop Ltd (ELOP), Israel, has awarded Navratna Defence Public Sector Undertaking Bha..
Daring feats by roaring fighters and stunning aerobatics by jet trainers and helicopters delighted people at the..
Israeli company CONTROP displayed SPEED-ER at AERO INDIA , delivering extraordinary visibility with its first-of..
The present system, mounted on a Brazilian Embraer-145 jet, can only scan scans the area on both sides of the ai..
Boost to Indigenous Basic Trainer as HAL Chief Flies it
Urges Youngsters to Look for Career in Aerospace & De..
Tata Son''s security and defence arm Tata Advanced Systems Ltd (TASL) will make components for Stinger air defen..
Leading aerospace precision engineering firm Aequs would invest Rs 500 crore to set up a dedicated manufacturing..
With French company Safran agreeing to help India revive its Kaveri combat jet engine project, a senior DRDO off..
Eric Trappier, Chairman of Dassault Aviation France, will be its Chairman and Anil D. Ambani, Chairman of the Re..
Union Minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy on Wednesday flew a Rafale fighter jet at Aero India.
Industrialist Anil Ambani on Wednesday flew in a Rafale fighter jet at the "Aero India 2017" expo air show at th..
State-run Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) would soon sign orders for selling 73 Advanced Light Helicopters (ALH)..
Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) and Bengaluru-based Dynamatic Technologies Ltd. (DTL) on Wednesday signed an a..
Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) is likely to increase the range of its BrahMos supersonic c..
A month after he flew a solo sortie in single engine MiG-21 fighter, Indian Air Force chief B.S. Dhanoa flew ind..
The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed in presence of the UK government representatives, which has ext..
Parrikar, in his inaugural address, invited aerospace firms to make their products in India, which had opened up..
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Tuesday said the "America First" call of US President Donald Trump is not a..
The United States, Russia and Israel are the other countries which have developed the technology for the system...
Industrialist Anil Ambani is all set to take to the skies on Wednesday for a sortie in the French Rafale fighter..
Fighters of India''s indegenous Tejas, Russia''s Sukhoi SU-30, Sweden''s Gripen, the French Rafale and the US F-..
The 11th edition of ''Aero India'', set for a smooth take-off here on Tuesday, will witness the participation of..
New Delhi: As the Indian Air Force (IAF) and the Indian Navy expand - their fighter-jet needs are to be met over..
The Reliance Shipyard at Pipavav in Gujarat, one of the largest drycocks in the world, was qualified by as an ap..
It was a proud moment for the Defence Research & Development Organization of India when the defence products it ..
Rostec State Corporation will present the latest developments in aircraft technology, air defence and radio-elec..
Over 30 countries and 72 aircraft will participate in the Aero India this year, with more than 500 companies and..
BEL is participating in Asia’s premier air show and exhibition, Aero India 2017, which is scheduled from Februar..
Dassault Aviation will present its Falcon fleet of large cabin, long range business jets alongside its Rafale fi..
This fulfils the commitment made jointly by BAE Systems and HAL at the 2015 Aero India through signature of a Me..
A Delhi-bound SpiceJet flight on Friday faced a technical hiccup but landed safely after following the emergency..
The CISF on Friday detected a foreign national carrying a huge amount of cash in new currency notes at the Indir..
An organisation largely speaking for Keralites within the country and abroad has urged the Kerala government to ..
Aiming to make small and medium businesses (SMBs) aware of cyber security threats, the Data Security Council of ..
"The tender in the form of Expression of Interest (EoI) was floated on Wednesday to five of the global aviation ..
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday awarded HAL with a cheque of over Rs 82 lakh for providing training to ap..
He emphasized that the government is committed to safety and security and will launch the unified command of CIS..
Australia has increased striking key Islamic State (IS) targets in Syria and Iraq following changes to its war c..
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Wednesday regretted the crash-landing of a US Marine aircraft in its water..
M V Gowtama has taken charge as the Chairman and Managing Director of Navratna defence PSU Bharat Electronics Li..
The leaders of India and Japan will discuss ways of taking forward the $1.65-billion US-2i amphibian search and ..
India and Pakistan in the past have held 12 rounds of talks withoutsolving the issues related to demilitarisatio..
The deal involved the purchase of three aircraft. The first aircraft was delivered in 2011 and the remaining two..
The deal will be signed during Russian President Vladimir Putin's visit to India from October 14 to 17 to attend..
Union Minister for Urban Development M. Venkaiah Naidu on Monday laid the foundation stone for a state-of-the-ar..
Trying to allay fears in the minds of the people post the military coup attempt that took place in middle of Jul..
"The Indian delegation to the Army-2016 forum is headed by the deputy chief of army staff Lt. Gen. Subrata Saha,..
In a bid to save fuel, cut emission and have better route utilisation, Indian carriers have suggested a new plan..
At a time when cyber attacks are growing and cyber criminals are targeting organisations, we must not compromise..
The world's largest solar-powered aircraft, Solar Impulse 2 on early Tuesday completed its round-the-world trip ..
Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) said on Tuesday it will set up a support centre jointly with French aerospace ma..
The union cabinet last week approved the much-awaited civil aviation policy. The policy, which has been institut..
Tightening its noose on beleaguered liquor baron Vijay Mallya, facing probe on charges of misappropriating a Rs...
A day after an Air Kasthamandap plane crash-landed in Nepal, the country's government has formed a four-member c..
An aircraft with 20 passengers, among them two children and two foreigners, and three crew members on board whic..
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday it was now time that India ended its dependence on imported weaponry..
The first aircraft will touch down on January 15 in Kerala's fourth international airport in Kannur city, an air..
It got a flying start, literally, when Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated Chandigarh's new airport termina..
After 20 months of search operations, missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 could be found in a matter of mont..
Russian air force intensified military operation against Islamic State (IS) targets in Syria, shortly after the ..
Airline major Jet Airways on Monday confirmed its largest-ever fleet order for 75 Boeing 737 'Max' aircraft.
A Russian airliner crashed on Saturday in central Sinai with more than 200 people on board, the office of Egypt'..
Incentives to fly to small towns at affordable costs and easing the norms for domestic carriers to operate servi..
Highlights of the Draft National Civil Aviation Policy 2015 posted on the civil aviation ministry's website on F..
Construction of the first lot of six VH 92 Super Hawk helicopters that transport the US president has begun in I..
India's indigenous surface-to-surface cruise missile Nirbhay nose-dived midway after it test fired in Odisha on ..
Global aircraft manufacturing company Boeing on Friday said it is looking at setting up a chopper assembly line ..
Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju on Thursday said the existing norms for Indian carriers to fly abro..
Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju and Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat had wide ranging discus..
An Indian American has been named to a key leadership position in the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) resp..
Two Swiss pilots will attempt to take their solar-powered aircraft around the globe, to demonstrate the promise ..
Air traffic was disrupted for hours at the Fiumicino Rome airport in Italy Wednesday evening due to a false bomb..
Rescue teams Thursday were focusing their efforts on recovering the tail of the AirAsia plane that crashed into ..
Indonesia's search and rescue teams Sunday located a fifth large object on the seabed believed to be of a missin..
Singapore Airlines Monday said it will deploy Airbus A380 - the world's largest passenger aircraft - on select r..
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has expanded its code share agreement wi..
The Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU) Sunday denounced the government's reported move to privatize Air India.
Minister for Ports and Excise K. Babu who also handles aviation issues, said the state government would not thru..
Malaysian budget airlines AirAsia Thursday warned the public against responding to false recruitment offers for ..
The Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) has approved the proposed 24 percent stake-sale in Jet Airways to ..
Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles, Thursday announced an expansion of its codes..
Emirates will launch daily services to Ukraine's capital city Kiev from January 2014.
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, has purchased seven state-of-the-art full flight simulators wor..
Air India's plans to resume direct flights to Sydney and Melbourne in August after a 16-year gap will boost tour..
Air Arabia, the first and largest low-cost carrier in the Middle East and North Africa, has been awarded the bes..
More than 50 Emirati citizens have been evacuated from Egypt and the UAE embassy in Cairo is closely monitoring ..
Iranian government has welcomed the efforts being made for starting direct flights between Tehran and Washington..
Japan's two main airlines, JAL and ANA, have been ordered to thoroughly inspect all of their Boeing 787 Dreamlin..
Budget carrier IndiGo Monday said it has been permitted by the government to import 28 Airbus A320 aircraft in 2..
A Boeing 787 Dreamliner, the first of its kind to be delivered to China, landed at Baiyun International Airport ..
An Air India flight between Vishakhapatnam-New Delhi made an emergency landing here following a technical snag. ..
An Air India flight between Vishakhapatnam-New Delhi made an emergency landing here following a technical snag. ..
Etihad Airways has signed a multi-year agreement with Atlas Air Worldwide to provide the UAE flag carrier with i..
Russia's largest airline Aeroflot misspent 13.9 billion rubles (over $443 million) in 2010-2011 and the first ni..
US airline traffic in January this year expanded from the year-ago level, indicating that the airline industry i..
Etihad Airways, the flag carrier of the UAE, will buy 12 Boeing aircraft in 2014 at a total value of 10.3 billio..
Turkey's national flag carrier Turkish Airlines (THY) has decided to purchase 95 planes from Boeing, an official..
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Australia have signed a cooperation agreement to facilitate rapid expansion o..
Etihad Airways, the national carrier of the UAE, has launched non-stop daily flights between Abu Dhabi and Washi..
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has been elected as one of the facilitation panel members by the International Ci..
Passenger traffic at the Abu Dhabi International Airport grew by 13.1 percent in February, with traffic from Ind..
Air Arabia, the first and largest low-cost carrier (LCC) in the Middle East and North Africa, Tuesday launched a..
Dubai-based international airline Emirates has launched its third daily flight from Dubai to Perth.
Spicejet has announced flight services between this Uttar Pradesh capital and Varanasi to Sharjah from next mont..
Spanish airline Iberia announced that more than 1,200 flights will be grounded next week, when workers are sched..
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, has increased its number of flights to Pakistan's Lahore metrop..
Cash-strapped Kingfisher Airlines' scrip tanked 4.94 percent in Wednesday's trade as bankers talked about a reca..
Air Arabia, a low-cost airline based in Sharjah in the UAE, has announced the launch of non-stop services to Bag..
Spain's Iberia airlines said Tuesday it planned to eliminate 3,807 jobs, or 19 percent of its workforce, and urg..
A failure in power supply to the radar systems of the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) here late after..
State-run defence behemoth Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) will soon open its Ozar military aerodrome at Nashik ..
Investigators have yet to pinpoint the cause of a battery fire on a Boeing 787 Dreamliner sitting on a runway in..
Jet Airways Friday reported a net profit of Rs.85 crore in the third quarter of 2012-13 from a net loss of Rs.10..
Minister of State for Civil Aviation K.C.Venugopal Wednesday said reservations on national carrier Air India and..
The ninth edition of Aero India will be held Feb 6-10 at Bangalore with over 53 civil and military aircraft from..
US and Japanese officials Monday began an inspection visit at GS Yuasa Corp. the company that makes batteries us..
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, will launch daily flights between Abu Dhabi and Amsterdam start..
India Thursday grounded Air India's six Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft after the US-based Federal Aviation Admin..
India's aviation regulator Thursday grounded six Boeing 787 Dreamliners of Air India on safety issues but the ai..
India Thursday grounded Air India's six Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft after the US-based Federal Aviation Admin..
Indonesian carrier Sky Aviation plans to put into operation five Russian Sukhoi Superjet-100 RRJ-95B planes this..
Jammu and Kashmir's Kargil town which remains cut off from the country for six months due to heavy snow fall wel..
A British Airways flight on way to Tunisia had to make an emergency landing in France after two drunken middle-a..
A team from the Nepali Civil Aviation Authority is scheduled to leave for China Sunday for the purchase of China..
Civil aviation in India hit further turbulence in 2012 as the stubbornly high jet fuel prices, interest costs an..
VistaJet, the Switzerland-based luxury aviation company that operates private jets for top corporates and busine..
Financially stretched Kingfisher Airlines Monday submitted its revival plans to the aviation regulator which had..
US airline system traffic in September shrank from a year ago, authorities said.
During his meeting with Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh here, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak had ..
Jet Airways shares touched a 52-week high high on the back of reports that the Abu Dhabi-based Ettihad airline w..
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The rejuvenation of general (light utility) aircraft production in Russia should include foreign companies, Pres..
Mumbai International Airport Ltd (MIAL) has seized seven Kingfisher Airlines (KFA) aircraft for non-payment of a..
Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh Friday said his ministry has written to states to reduce taxes on aviation tu..
Air transport body International Air Transport Association (IATA) Thursday said India will become the second fas..
Nordic carrier Finnair Friday said it will begin operations to Vietnam's capital Hanoi from June 14, 2013.
In a unilateral action, the Maldives government Tuesday decided to scrap the
Bahrain−based Gulf Air is planning to fly in to three more Indian cities − Pune, Ahmedabad and Amritsar.
A scorpion stung a passenger on a flight from Costa Rica to Spain, which forced the sealing of the Iberia airlin..
Budget carrier SpiceJet will expand its international network with flights on three new routes.
Emirates Airline Saturday announced special fares to various destinations for tickets booked during a 10−day per..
Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh Friday directed the aviation regulator to institute a forum for redressal of ..
The KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has adopted a female giant panda in China as part of efforts to promote awareness a..
High aviation costs in India have impacted British Airways by cutting into its profitability, said a senior offi..
Low-cost Mexican airline Interjet has signed a contract to buy 40 Airbus A320 Neo passenger jets for more than
Air India will deploy nearly 700 pilots trained in category-III instrument landing system to tackle fog in the c..
A Delhi court Friday granted bail to the 27-year-old man arrested for creating ruckus on a IndiGo flight from Mu..
The government Friday allocated flying rights to domestic passenger carriers to start operations to new internat..
Assistant Commissioner of Police K.S. Vimal, who heads the Kerala Police team probing the Oct 19 incident when a..
Employees of the cash-strapped Air India can expect their outstanding salaries by Diwali. The government Tuesday..
Maldivian, the Maldives-based airline, Monday said it will start scheduled flights between Male and New Delhi fr..
Jet Airways has assured People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India in writing that it does not and..
Air Odisha Aviation Friday launched commercial flights between capital Bhubaneswar and important industrial hubs..
Air France-KLM posted a better-than-expected performance over the third quarter of 2012 due mainly to boosted pa..
Myanmar is looking at building an airport in Rakhine state, a media report said Thursday.
National carrier Air India carried a record 34,911 passengers on a single day Oct 28 on its domestic network, an..
Global interline pack oneworld Tuesday said Malaysia Airlines will become a full member of the alliance from Feb..
Singapore Airlines Sunday launched its maiden flight to Yangon, bringing the number of foreign airlines operatin..
Employees of Kingfisher Airlines Thursday came to a wage settlement with the management, which hoped its grounde..
Singapore Airlines has placed a $7.5-billion order for 25 Airbus aircraft, the Paris-based manufacturer announce..
Myanmar's national carrier Myanmar Airways International (MAI) will launch a direct service between the country'..
At a time when Air India has drawn flak for its handling of a situation when a flight had to be diverted from Ko..
Venezuela is considering investments of up to $300 million for the purchase of long-range aircraft to begin inte..
France's defence minister announced here Friday that his country will purchase 14 aerial refuelling tanker aircr..
The Kerala Police began their probe into the 'hijack' episode at the airport here, following the arrival of the ..
India's aviation regulator Saturday suspended the operating license of troubled Kingfisher Airlines, citing its ..
Friday's episode of some passengers being allegedly beaten up by security personnel at Thiruvananthapuram airpor..
The hijack alert sounded by a Kochi-bound Air India Express flight from Abu Dhabi here Friday proved to be a dud..
The New Zealand government Thursday predicted a boost for the country's aviation sector following the signing of..
The Russian government is considering giving foreign low-cost airlines access to domestic routes in order to dev..
Air India will start international operations on its newly acquired Boeing 787 Dreamliner from Oct 15 with fligh..
India Monday asked the avaiation community in the Asia=Pacific region to oppose the European Union's emissions t..
Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh Monday said he has not received any letter from the Air India pilots union se..
Air India Express, the low-cost subsidiary of the national carrier, will increase to 119 per week its flights to..
New Delhi/Mumbai, Oct 5 (IANS) Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh Friday again made it clear that Kingfisher Air..
Scores of Kingfisher Airlines employees, including pilots, engineers and technicians, Friday took out a processi..
Kingfisher Airlines faced fresh turbulence with about two dozen flights being cancelled following a strike by ma..
Eyeing the growing number of Indian tourists, the Maldives flag-carrier will launch direct services from Mumbai,..
Nineteen people, including seven British tourists on a trekking holiday to the foothills of Mount Everest, were ..
In a bid to broaden services and meet passenger dietary needs, Nordic carrier Finnair has said it plans to offer..
Debt-ridden Kingfisher Airlines is in talks with foreign airlines for an equity stake in the UB (United Brewerie..
Employees of cash-strapped national carrier Air India can expect to be paid their salaries on time with the gove..
A group of Canadian observers will conduct a series of inspection flights over Russia under the Open Skies Treat..
Kerala Minister for Non-Resident Keralite Affairs, K.C. Joseph Saturday went hammer and tongs against the callou..
The Supreme Court Friday issued notice to the central government and Air India on a petition seeking probe into ..
The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) Wednesday challenged in the Delhi High Court its earlier order ..
Air India Wednesday received its second Boeing 787 Dreamliner as it firmed up plans to open new international ro..
Domestic air passenger traffic fell 3.70 percent for the fourth straight month in August, which stood at 43.69 l..
Scrips of major domestic airlines soared Monday after the government allowed foreign investments by internationa..
Labour trouble is brewing again for Air India as a pilots' union has sent a legal notice to the national carrier..
Aviation stocks rallied Friday as the cabinet committee on economic affairs (CCEA) is set to take up a proposal..
Air India Wednesday reported a cash surplus of Rs.48 crore during April-July 2012, reducing the net losses of th..
Four people were killed when a single-engine airplane crashed during a sightseeing flight over the central Brazi..
A bomb scare led to a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight from Lahore to Karachi being delayed for two ..
Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh Monday said he has urged the petroleum ministry to put aviation turbine fuel ..
The government Friday amended the byelaws regulating building activities around airports, saying the changes sim..
Flag carrier Air India Thursday took charge of the first of its Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft at Charleston in ..
Air India's maintenance repair and overhaul (MRO) facility in Nagpur will be completed by the year-end and will ..
A Swiss International Airlines plane from Zurich to Beijing was forced to return Sunday after two Chinese passen..
Dubai-based Emirates Airline has contributed $596 million to the Indian economy by way of boosting air transport..
After protests by rights activists, Air India has stopped ferrying animals like rabbits, cats and dogs for labor..
India's civil aviation sector was the worst performer globally in July as the domestic passenger traffic contrac..
A small plane carrying drugs crashed into a mountain in the northwestern state of Lara, killing the pilot, the V..
A Bangladeshi flying officer has lodged a complaint that cash was stolen from his luggage in the Uttar Pradesh c..
A desperate bid by a Jet Airways flight, which made an unscheduled landing here Wednesday morning, to save the l..
Budget carrier SpiceJet Wednesday said it will start services between Madurai and Colombo from Sep 20.
In a bid to increase its market share, Middle East based budget carrier Air Arabia Wednesday said it will start ..
A Tu-154M airliner with 163 people on board overshot the runway while landing at an airport in north Russia, RIA..
It seem the selection of new CMD for PHHl is jinxed as this is third time that the process to select a CMD has r..
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) Kinghfisher Airlines may have to shut down operations if
China will relax a ban on the use of low-altitude airspace across the country starting 2013, air traffic authori..
Two people were killed in a small plane crash near Russian city of St. Petersburg, the Russian Emergency Situati..
A Houston-bound US airliner experienced a bomb threat Monday.
Jet Airways Tuesday announced plans to enhance connectivity to the Gulf with the launch of its new Mumbai-Sharja..
Domestic air passenger traffic fell 11.17 percent for the third straight month in July, which stood at 45.37 la..
Jet fuel or aviation turbine fuel (ATF) price was hiked Thursday by over 3.2 percent, according to the Indian Oi..
Cash-strapped Kingfisher Airlines Saturday reported a net loss of Rs.650.78 crore for the quarter ended June 30,..
Polish airline Eurolot will use a software, "iFly Res", developed by Kerala-based technology c..
Iran will manufacture passenger planes, as the country requires 600 such planes in about a decade, an Iranian of..
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs Friday approved a Ministry of Civil Aviation proposal allowing Air In..
The San Antonio International Airport in the US was evacuated Wednesday after officials received a bomb threat, ..
US federal aviation authorities are investigating an engine failure on a Boeing 787 Dreamliner plane built for A..
The first of ten C-17 GlobeIII heavy airlifters being built by Boeing for India underwent a major production ste..
Emirates airline Wednesday said it has made key management changes in its commercial operations department with ..
India's aviation regulator has ordered a probe after several people on an Air India Delhi-Shanghai flight were i..
India's aviation regulator, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation has ordered a probe after several passenge..
The Air India management Monday informed the Delhi High Court that it has so far taken back nine of the 101 pilo..
Russia's flagship airline Aeroflot will shut down its service to Damascus Aug 6 due to business reasons, an airl..
At least four soldiers were killed and eight others injured after a Turkish military helicopter crashed Sunday, ..
M.A. Yusuf Ali, an industrialist from the Middle East, has resigned from the Air India board.
Three major airlines in China have all reported more than a 50 percent in profit in the first six months this ye..
China will build at least 80 small airports by 2015 in the country, the aviation authority has said.
US airline traffic continued its momentum in April after four consecutive monthly increases, the US transport de..
The Indian Navy-run military-cum-civilian airport at Dabolim will not be shut when a new greenfield airport at M..
The Air India management and pilots Wednesday disagreed in the Delhi High Court on the composition of a panel pr..
To shore up its market share globally, airline major Emirates Wednesday launched a scheme that will reduce fares..
China is sure to become the single largest market for aircraft in the world, said John Leahy, chief operating of..
Three Americans, including a woman, were killed when their private jet crashed in France, Xinhua reported.
Passengers of Kingfisher Airlines were stranded Saturday as 40 flights across India were cancelled due to a stri..
Nordic carrier Finnair Friday said it has bagged the title of best north European airline for the third consecut..
The emergency landing of an Air India plane in Nawabshah was handed professionally by India and Pakistan and ind..
Pakistan's national carrier Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has ended the contract of its most expensive e..
The reasons for sacking the DGCA by the minister are not immediately known but there have been indications for q..
A special plane sent by India to ferry the 122 passengers and six crew members of the Air India Abu Dhabi-New De..
The 122 Air India passengers and six crew members stuck in Pakistan after an emergency landing early Monday of t..
Air India pilots and the management will again hold conciliation talks July 10 and 12 with the chief labour comm..
An Air India flight bound for New Delhi from Abu Dhabi with 122 passengers and six crew members made an emergenc..
The Indian Pilots' Guild (IPG) has accused Air India management of retracting on its commitment and failing to r..
A day after Air India pilots called off their 59-day strike, the sparring continued Thursday with the management..
The 59-day strike by Air India pilots ended Wednesday, a day after the aviators assured the Delhi High Court tha..
The global plane market will reach $4.5 trillion and will have doubled the existing fleet with 34,000 new planes..
Air India's striking pilots Tuesday assured the Delhi High Court that they would call off their 58-day agitation..
Airbus, a leading European aircraft manufacturer, Monday announced to set up its first manufacturing facility in..
The Delhi High Court Monday asked Air India and its striking pilots to amicably settle the matter out of court a..
Tiger Airways Monday announced launch of direct flight between Hyderabad and Singapore from Sep 28.
A professional surfer who thought he was on a plane to France was shocked when he discovered he was about to tou..
In order to attract passengers during the lean season, Air India Express, the subsidiary of Air India, has drast..
The crew and passengers Friday foiled an attempt to hijack an aircraft in China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous regi..
Dubai is set to unveil by the year-end a new airport terminal, which can even pass off as a mini city going by t..
After 47 days of strike that caused Air India a revenue loss of about Rs.520 crore, the pilots would now emulate..
Strike-hit national carrier Air India will reactive flights between the national capital and east Asian destinat..
An Indonesian Air Force Fokker 27 plane crashed at the air force compound in Jakarta Thursday, killing at least ..
India's civil aviation regulator Monday directed all domestic airlines to check the exponential rises in air far..
Troubled Air India recorded the highest number of cancellations amongst all domestic carriers in May, official d..
In a letter to Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh, Air India's executive pilots who are currently managing most ..
Nordic carrier Finnair will launch its first long-haul flight powered by bio-fuels to Asia, where India is a str..
Air India has constituted a search committee to select a chief operating officer (COO), more than a year after t..
A Soviet-era Su-25 fighter jet crashed in Belarus, killing the pilot, the country's defence ministry said.
Air India will lease out some of its fuel-guzzling Boeing 777s to private airlines to save on costs and restruct..
A small plane impounded by Colombian authorities last December after entering the country illegally has been sto..
The Delhi High Court Monday stayed the order of the aviation regulator suspending the permit to fly choppers giv..
Global airline alliance 'Oneworld' Monday said the Colombo-based SriLankan Airlines would join its ranks towards..
A training aircraft's pilot died and a passenger was seriously injured after the machine crashed in Czechia, acc..
National carrier Air India may go ahead and sack 300 striking pilots, an official said Monday.
India's low-cost airline SpiceJet will soon launch two new daily flights connecting Mumbai and New Delhi with Du..
Nordic carrier Finnair sees India as a strategic market not just for in-bound tourism into Finland, but to also ..
The Nigerian government has suspended the operations of Indian-owned Dana Air, whose aircraft carrying 153 peopl..
National carrier Air India Wednesday said it will go ahead and hire new pilots to tackle a prolonged strike by a..
National carrier Air India Tuesday reported a healthy 82 percent load factor on its domestic flights in May, eve..
Employees of Air India Air Transport Services Ltd (AIATSL) at the international airport here are up in arms agai..
Air India chief Rohit Nandan Saturday warned that the airline may not be able to survive in the long run if its ..
Air India has switched from manual to an electronic crew management system to stop manipulations in the allocati..
Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh Friday
The US business jet manufacturing industry was hit severely by the global economic downturn, said a report relea..
The strike by pilots of national carrier Air India continued for the 24th day Thursday, pushing up the airline's..
Air India will not take delivery of the 787 Dreamliner planes from Boeing till the finalisation of the compensat..
Low cost airline Air Arabia Tuesday announced that it will increase the frequency of flights from Nagpur to Unit..
The strike by pilots of national carrier Air India continued for the 22th day Tuesday, pushing up the losses to ..
The civil aviation ministry has threatened to declare the Patna airport unfit for Airbus 320 and Boeing 737 airc..
The strike by pilots of national carrier Air India continued for the 21th day Monday, mounting losses to more th..
The Air India pilots' strike continued for the 19th day Saturday, mounting the national carrier's losses to Rs.2..
Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh Friday told Air India's striking pilots that the airline may begin hiring new..
In a bid to end the 18-day-old strike at national carrier Air India, some of the agitating pilots met Civil Avia..
The pilot strike in Air India entered the 17th day Thursday with the national carrier's losses mounting to Rs.27..
Bracing for a long-drawn tussle with its striking pilots, beleaguered Air India has announced a truncated interi..
National carrier Air India Wednesday moved a contempt petition in the Delhi High Court against the striking pilo..
To commemorate its seventh anniversary and to lure more passengers in the peak travel season, low cost carrier S..
The crisis in Air India raged on for the 15th day Tuesday and the national carrier's losses mounted to Rs.250 cr..
The new terminal at lucknow's Chaudhary Charan Singh Airport was inaugurated by Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Sin..
Agartala airport authorities Friday conducted a mock drill to test its preparedness for crises like crash, emerg..
The crisis in Air India raged on for the 11th day Friday and the national carrier's losses mounted to Rs.200 cr..
A probe is on to find out whether Air India lost market share or any revenue by awarding the contract to manage..
Civil aviation ministry officials Friday defended Minister Ajit Singh's visit later this month to the US to rece..
Air cargo major Cathay Pacific Thursday announced its expansion in India with a new twice-weekly freighter servi..
In a bid to strengthen its presence in the growing Asian market nordic carrier Finnair has started a direct flig..
Troubled national carrier Air India hit another low Thursday with official data revealing that the flag carrier ..
Cracks appeared among the striking Air India pilots Wednesday as some of them returned to work and the managemen..
The Indonesian government will take control of the investigation into the Sukhoi Superjet 100 crash that killed ..
Pilots who violate work rules and unruly passengers could be blacklisted in Russia under a bill now in parliamen..
The Russian Sukhoi Superjet 100 that crashed into a mountain in Indonesia, killing 45 people May 9, was a replac..
The Delhi High Court reserved till Thursday its verdict on a plea by Indian Pilots Guild (IPG), an association o..
"The total losses in the week is around Rs.100 crore. We had to face ticket cancellation, unused labour and an e..
Flight recorders of the Russian Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ-100) that crashed in Indonesia killing 45 people, were ..
The Air India pilots continued their agitation for the fifth consecutive day Saturday, forcing the management t..
Air India Friday began working on a contingency plan to salvage its international operations as the agitation by..
Holiday plans of thousands of people across the country were ruined as Air India pilots continued their strike f..
Amidst crises in Air India and Kingfisher Airlines, the aviation regulator has warned other airlines not to hike..
Rescuers have spotted the wreckage of the Sukhoi super-jet 100, which had gone missing with over 50 people on bo..
Under pressure from various quarters, the derecognised Indian Pilots Guild (IPG) Thursday appealed to Civil Avia..
As many as eight people, including an alleged murderer, have been killed in Brazil after their military police h..
The Delhi High Court Wednesday restrained pilots of flag carrier Air India from going on strike.
The US and other intelligence agencies thwarted a plot to bomb a US-bound airliner and seized an explosive devic..
The revenues of China's aviation industry, including airline companies and airports, grew by 21.2 percent year-o..
Cracking the whip, national carrier Air India has sacked 10 pilots from the Indian Pilots Guild (IPG) who went o..
One international flight was cancelled and others suffered disruptions as a section of Air India pilots reported..
Civil aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) Monday suspended the operations permit of ..
Airline major Jet Airways Monday said it would suspend operations on the Mumbai-Johannesburg route from June 12.
A total of 23 flights to northeast China's Dalian had to be diverted to other airports after a kite was noticed ..
India's national carrier Air India has been slapped a civil penalty of $80,000 by the US Transportation Departme..
A Mumbai-bound Jetlite flight was grounded after the aircraft developed a major technical problem while trying t..
As many as six people, including two women, were killed in a small plane crash in Switzerland, police said.
The modernisation of the Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport here is nearing completion and it may..
The first of four Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft for Air India to be assembled in South Carolina, a state govern..
The Goa government's decision to quickly complete a controversial airport project at Mopa near the Maharashtra b..
The world's largest solar-powered plane, Swiss-made Solar Impulse, will take its first-ever cross-continent flig..
Russia's transport ministry will allow airline passengers to keep their shoes on during pre-flight security chec..
In the wake of last week's deadly plane crash near here, Pakistan's aviation authorities Monday grounded all pas..
Nordic passenger carrier Finnair Monday reported an increase of 11.6 percent in its passenger traffic in March.
A section of Kingfisher Airlines employees Saturday went on a flash strike protesting non-payment of salaries, h..
A Pakistani airliner with 127 passengers on board reportedly crashed near Chaklala airbase in the garrison town ..
In 1997, then civil aviation minister C.M. Ibrahim acted under pressure from Jet Airways to thwart the Tata grou..
Low-cost carrier (LCC) IndiGo will start six new direct flights between Mumbai, Hyderabad and Visakhapatnam from..
SpiceJet Ltd has became India's first low-cost private airline to get government approval for importing aircraft..
Passengers need to pay for a civil aviation development fund when taking flights in China instead of the airport..
Since the previous Left government named major parks and popular meeting places in the state after Communist Par..
National carrier Air India Monday said it will increase capacity on its Delhi-Jammu and Delhi-Srinagar sectors t..
Flights were temporarily halted Friday in London's second largest airport Gatwick after a hot air balloon flew i..
Iraq will start receiving 40 Boeing commercial airplanes, as the first step in re-establishing its scheduled com..
Budget carrier SpiceJet said that its Ahmedabad-to-Chennai flight carrying 106 passengers and crew made a preca..
A key decision on foreign carriers picking up stake in domestic airlines was deferred Thursday at a meeting of t..
A chopper of the state-run Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd's training academy Thursday made an emergency landing atop ..
Beleaguered flag carrier Air India has got a new lease of life as the government Thursday approved plans for a t..
The Rajiv Gandhi International Airport here logged 16 percent growth in passenger traffic during 2011-12 but see..
Beleaguered flag carrier Air India can now look forward to a total rehaul of its financial and operational effic..
Share prices of aviation companies soared Wednesday on reports that the government would this week permit up to ..
A Briton was caught carrying arms and ammunitions while he was about to board a flight at the airport here Tuesd..
A group of Russian military observers begin Sunday a nine-day inspection mission in the skies of the US under th..
More than 150 passengers had a narrow escape when a bird hit caused a snag in a Delhi-bound Air India flight tha..
The pilot of a Bell 407 light helicopter died after the aircraft crashed in Russia's Tatarstan region, officials..
Nordic carrier Finnair has said it will focus on growing traffic between Europe and Asia, where it offers the sh..
Belarusian national airline Belavia said it has been barred from performing flights to all destinations in Russi..
Air India Thursday said it has improved its market share, filling nearly 80 percent of all its flights last mont..
After Air India promised to clear their salaries, many of its contractual ground staff who bunked duty Thursday ..
At least 12 air-passengers in the US suffered injuries after their flight encountered some turbulence, officials..
Helicopter fares from base camps to the Amarnath cave shrine in Jammu and Kashmir have been slashed by at least ..
Cash-strapped Kingfisher Airlines has been asked to pay Rs.60 crore which it owes as service tax, a senior fiana..
A convict who fled a prison in Russia on a helicopter bought himself the opportunity with a bribe of 10,000 rubl..
Passengers who travelled on US airlines and foreign airlines serving the US continued to increase in 2011, the U..
The shares of cash-strapped Kingfisher Airlines rose almost 10 percent Tuesday on reports of a thaw in negotiati..
Despite its continuing financial woes, India's aviation sector logged 12.3 percent growth in February, the secon..
The long-awaited Rs.18,000 crore financial restructuring plan for cash-strapped Air India has finally been appro..
Eleven people were injured and 32 people were killed when their aircraft crashed Monday near a city in Siberia, ..
Conservation efforts by the Dubai Airports have helped reduce Carbon Dioxide (CO2) emissions by 72,793 tonnes.
The Indian aviation industry will overcome the current crisis and things will soon return to normal, said a top ..
In a move that will improve the finances of Air India, the airline's board Tuesday approved direct import of Avi..
Kingfisher Airlines Tuesday suspended operations to several cities as per a new holding plan and asked the staff..
China's private jet market will continue its robust growth this year, industry experts said Monday.
Australia's Qantas Airline has entered into a joint venture agreement with China Eastern Airlines to launch a lo..
US airline traffic regained its momentum in December after a slight year-on-year decrease in the previous month,..
India's airlines are not submitting emission details to the European Union (EU) as it had directed, Civil Aviati..
The government Wednesday said it will not come to cash-strapped Kingfisher's rescue if legal action is taken aga..
An Air India flight reported a "technical failure" a few minutes before landing but managed to..
Etihad Airways, the flag carrier of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), will now supply fresh, organic food in its f..
Nearly 200 flights were cancelled as a thick blanket of fog enveloped Beijing Saturday.
In a bid to address concerns of the cash-strapped Indian civil aviation sector, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherje..
Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Friday proposed to pump in Rs.4,000 crore in equity into the ailing national c..
A Norwegian military transport plane with five people on board was reportedly missing Thursday.
After a gap of over two decades, Iraqi Airways Friday announced resumption of its services connecting Mumbai wit..
Did you know that as many as 10 private airlines were operating in India in 1948? Or that the air ticket between..
India's financially troubled civil aviation sector grew at 18.5 percent in the last seven years and the governme..
The situation in Indian aviation sector was critical and there is an urgent need to address the problems, the he..
A top Boeing official has strongly advocated a hike in air fares by 15 percent to regain the health of the civil..
Airbus has signed an agreement with CAE Simulator Training to set up a second pilot and maintenance crew trainin..
As economic ties grow with Africa, India will improve air connectivity with the continent, Civil Aviation Minist..
The government is considering giving traffic rights to private airlines on global routes to help them tide over ..
India's airline regulator would soon submit a report on whether crisis-hit Kingfisher Airlines is following the ..
The government was formulating an economic regulatory framework for future airports as well as an air cargo prom..
Hoping to improve its financials, cash-strapped Kingfisher Airlines (KFA) has slashed wide-bodied aircraft opera..
Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh Tuesday discussed with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh "many issues&am..
Crisis-stricken Kingfisher Airlines Monday cancelled 11 flights from Mumbai after many of its pilots failed to r..
The Boeing 787 Dreamliner and Sukhoi Superjet 100 are all set to be showcased for the first time in India at Ind..
India Aviation 2012, the international exhibition and conference on civil aviation, will have no aerobatics show..
Crisis-hit Kingfisher Airlines will not be participating in India Aviation 2012, the international exhibition an..
After suspending cash-strapped Kingfisher Airlines from its inter-airline transaction body, the International Ai..
Cash-strapped Kingfisher Airlines Friday said that it has made alternate arrangements for selling its tickets a..
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has asked its travel agent affiliates to stop booking tickets..
Celebrating International Women's Day Thursday, India's flag carrier Air India plans to operate international fl..
Cash-strapped Kingfisher Airlines' scrip fell 4.36 percent in the early hour of trade at the Bombay Stock Exchan..
Budget carrier SpiceJet's chief executive Neil Mills feels the aviation sector, marred by high fuel and interest..
The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has undertaken a plan to make the airport here an air hub to expand connec..
Many flights were cancelled after a fire broke out Thursday at the Shah Amanat International Airport in Banglade..
China's flag carrier Air China will launch a direct flight between southwest China's Chengdu city and India's bu..
National carrier Air India has removed a senior pilot, who is also a trainer, examiner and instructor, from all ..
For the second time in a row, the GMR Hyderabad International Airport Ltd. (GHIAL) has been awarded the prestigi..
Boeing announced Tuesday that China Southern Airlines has agreed to buy 10 long-haul B-777 aircraft, a deal that..
The much-awaited Boeing 787 Dreamliner which is expected to be soon inducted into Air India's fleet will be on d..
A pilot in the US caused a mid-air scare when he wished happy birthday to a "mom" aboard his p..
At least 10 people were killed and a dozen others injured Monday when a Taliban suicide bomber blew up an explos..
The Chinese capital will this year begin construction of an airport that will become the world's busiest, a medi..
Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport will remain closed starting Saturday (today) and the next two..
For the second straight year, Patna airport has emerged No.1 among 46 airports in the country in terms of growth..
One sailor died and two suffered burns in a fire Wednesday aboard the aircraft carrier Sao Paulo, the only warsh..
Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh Thursday ruled out cancelling the licence of Kingfisher Airlines even as the ..
The country's largest lender State Bank of India (SBI) Wednesday saw its scrip plunging nearly eight percent on ..
Two people were confirmed dead after a small plane crashed in Texas state in the US, authorities said.
Passengers booked to travel with Kingfisher Airlines continued to face a harrowing time for the fifth consecutiv..
Calling it a violation of fundamental rights, the NGO Disabled Rights Group (DGR) Tuesday demanded stringent act..
Shares of beleaguered Kingfisher Airlines which fell nearly 20 percent in early trade Tuesday managed to pull up..
India's aviation watchdog has summoned chief executive of cash-strapped Kingfisher Airlines Sanjay Aggarwal Tues..
US-based airlines, through their lobby the Air Transport Association of America, have sued Export Import Bank (E..
Kingfisher Airlines operations continued to be disrupted for the third consecutive day with around 14 flights ca..
Myanmar is planning to add two new international airports in the country and is reportedly asking for investment..
India's aviation watchdog Sunday ordered an inquiry into the flight cancellations by Kingfisher Airlines which s..
Nordic carrier Finnair, whose cabin crew performed an inflight dance, as a treat for Indian guests on Jan 26 (In..
Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA), Mumbai, has been adjudged among the top three performing airpo..
The plane was full but the toilet wasn't. So, throwing all rules and caution to the wind, a Pakistan Internation..
The Wadias promoted low-cost carrier GoAir Wednesday said it has booked engines from Pratt Whitney, a division o..
The BASIC countries - Brazil, South Africa, India and China - Tuesday criticised the European Union's (EU) &..
The Indian government Tuesday allowed domestic private airlines to expand their overseas operations by using the..
Meghalaya has waived off tax on aviation fuel to encourage airlines to operate from Shillong airport, increasing..
Air India would probably be playing their last home match of this season at the Balewadi Sports Complex, when th..
An acute shortage of trained manpower in general (business) aviation is affecting flight safety in the fast grow..
The Indian aviation watchdog Thursday said it will carry out surprise checks and enforce stricter norms to stop ..
Bird hits can be particularly nasty for an airplane, forcing it to land or send it crashing to the ground, often..
A Jet Airways flight bound for Goa was forced to abort take-off Wednesday following an incoming Indigo Airlines ..
Kerala's fourth international airport at Kannur would begin operations in 2015, K.Babu, the state's minister in ..
Airlines in India should have a professional team for better management, Union Minister for Corporate Affairs M...
(IANS) To help cash-strapped Indian airlines, a group of ministers (GoM) led by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherje..
Scrips of three listed domestic carriers - Jet Airways, Kingfisher Airlines and SpiceJet - rallied after the gov..
An empowered group of ministers (EGoM) led by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Tuesday allowed domestic airline..
The Airports Authority of India (AAI) is to introduce a new radar-based air surveillance system at 14 airports a..
The children in the age group of 8 to 14 were taken in a Pawan Hans helicopter over the Essel World and the sea ..
For commuter convenience and better connectivity to the high-speed Airport Metro Express Line (AMEL), a multi-le..
China's airlines are not allowed to pay a charge on carbon emissions imposed by the European Union (EU) nor are ..
The beleaguered Kingfisher Airlines has deferred its plans to join the oneworld alliance until it can strengthen..
Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh Friday ruled out an investigation by Air India into the charges made by a Can..
A senior airport official and a helpful a fireman at the Tirupati airport guided a Jet Airways flight carrying a..
US carrier American Airlines said Wednesday that it wants to eliminate 13,000 jobs as it seeks to cut labour cos..
Intensive screening makes airport security unsafe by targeting low risk passengers rather than those who pose r..
Spanish airline Spanair, which suspended operations last weekend, filed for bankruptcy Monday amid a debt exceed..
Mumbai FC's five-match unbeaten run in the I-League came to an end with a 1-0 loss to Air India in the 17th roun..
The airport in Pakistan's Peshawar city has been renamed after noted freedom fighter Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan.
Spanish airline Spanair said Friday it is ceasing operations and plans to go to court next week to seek bankrupt..
Aviation watchdog Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) Friday said it is looking into an incident of abo..
GMR Hyderabad International Airport Limited (GHIAL) Friday launched its 'Fly Hyderabad' campaign in Raipur to at..
A woman pilot and her flight coordinator were injured when a Pakistan Air Force training aircraft crashed Wednes..
Spain said Monday that it has halted the plan to privatise management of the country's two busiest airports.
"A market growing at over 15 percent, huge untapped market in the interiors, growing per capita incomes and prop..
A pilot of a UTair Boeing 757 flying from Bangkok to Novosibirsk in Russia's Siberia region died as the plane wa..
Aviastar SP, one of Russia's largest aircraft-building enterprises, is to build 10 super-heavy Antonov An-124 an..
Three Air India (AI) flights from Mumbai were cancelled owing to the pilots' agitation Saturday morning, an offi..
Pilots of the cash-strapped national carrier Air India late Saturday called off their stir after being assured b..
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has been named the world's leading airli..
Air France-KLM Thursday unveiled a multi-billion-euro restructuring plan to bolster the group's profits by 2014.
The swanky high-speed Airport Metro Express Line (AMEL), led by Reliance Infrastructure, is going another step f..
A Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) plane due to land at Gilgit airport in Pakistan-administered Kashmir was..
Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh Wednesday ruled out any bailout package for Vijay Mallya promoted-Kingfisher ..
Low cost carrier (LCC) IndiGo Tuesday said a possible review of its fleet expansion by the aviation regulator wo..
Worried about the increasing incidents of bird hit accidents, the DGCA had, some time ago, made it mandatory for..
Low-cost carrier IndiGo Monday tried to defend itself against the civil aviation watchdog's charge that it had f..
China's civil aviation regulator has asked domestic airlines to add 14,000 flights to meet massive passenger flo..
To enhance commuter convenience to and from Delhi Metro's Airport Metro Express Line (AMEL), the concessionaire ..
A hot air balloon caught fire and crashed in New Zealand Saturday morning, killing all 11 people on board, a med..
United Breweries Group chairman Vijay Mallya Saturday said its Kingfisher Airlines was 'one thousand percent saf..
Around 500 employees of Air India in Kerala are having a tough time as the ailing national carrier has not pai..
The Indian government is upgrading the Tripura airport with international facilities ahead of the visit of Bangl..
India's aviation regulator Thursday said it is taking steps to ensure safety norms and ruled out forcing any air..
A major fire broke out at one of the cargo terminals of Delhi's Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport early ..
Emirates Airlines Wednesday launched a daily non-stop flight from Dubai to Ho Chi Minh City.
An Indian start-up is catalysing a quiet revolution by designing, developing and installing unique solar-powered..
The European Union has imposed carbon taxes on airlines in order to combat climate change and the fee has come i..