Pilots of grounded Jet Airways move SC seeking interim funding from SBI

Demanding that the airline not get deregistered, the plea also sought a direction to the Centre and the DGCA not to allot slots of Jet Airways to other airlines.

published on : 7th May 2019

Cyclone Fani: Kolkata airport closure time revised

According to the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), the revised closure timings for the Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport will now begin at 3.00 p.m. till 8.00 a.m. on Satur

published on : 3rd May 2019

Post outrage, Air India puts on hold promotion of sacked pilot who had failed pre-alcohol test

On November 11 last year, Kathpalia had tested positive for alcohol in two breath analyser (BA) tests before he was to fly Air India's New Delhi-London flight.

published on : 30th April 2019

Will support Jet resolution process within existing regulatory framework: MoCA

Jet Airways, which flew just five planes on Tuesday, has decided to suspend operations in the night after lenders decided not to extend emergency funds.

published on : 17th April 2019

DGCA conducts safety audit of IndiGo on Pratt & Whitney engine issue

IndiGo in a statement confirmed the development and said, “There is currently a DGCA audit on IndiGo which is combined with the annual main base audit.”

published on : 17th April 2019

Air travel likely to get cheaper as DGCA reviews airfares

Speaking about various steps being taken to address capacity and other issues, Civil Aviation Secretary Pradeep Singh Kharola said the DGCA reviewed airfare movement in 40 high-density sectors.

published on : 16th April 2019

Jet Airways currently flying less than 50 domestic flights: DGCA official

As the crisis in the private airline deepened, the Prime Minister's Office has called an urgent meeting to discuss the situation.

published on : 12th April 2019

Jet Airways fleet shrinking, but holds ground with better performance 

With lessors de-registering Jet fleet and amid pilots and crew threatening to go on strike over non-payment of salaries, one would imagine Jet Airways to top the list of airlines affecting passengers

published on : 11th April 2019

DGCA de-registers seven aircraft of Jet Airways, allows lessors to take them back

During the last few weeks, Jet Airways has been grounding its aircraft in tranches due to non-payment of dues to its lessors.

published on : 10th April 2019

DGCA red-flags Dhruv choppers over banging noise, cockpit jerks

The directive said that if these problems occur in flight, the pilot is advised to fly below 80 knots speed and land as soon as practicable after checking all the engine parameters.

published on : 10th April 2019

Trouble-hit Jet Airways performed better than Indigo and Air India, says DGCA data

Jet's cancellation rate of scheduled flights during February too has been better at 1.89 per cent as against our national carrier Air India's 8.15 per cent and Air Asia's 2.46 per cent.

published on : 10th April 2019

DGCA requests airlines to augment number of flights as airfares continue to sore

For the last few weeks, the cash-strapped Jet Airways has been grounding its aircraft due to non-payment of dues to its lessors.

published on : 9th April 2019

DGCA approves crisis-hit Jet Airways' summer schedule only till April 25

The summer schedule of flights of all other domestic airlines such as Vistara, IndiGo, Air India and GoAir have been approved till October 26, according to the document.

published on : 2nd April 2019

Jet Airways' lenders may acquire substantial stake in airline till new promoters come in: Sources

The full-service carrier has a debt burden of more than Rs 8,200 crore and needs to make repayments worth up to Rs 1,700 crore by March-end.

published on : 23rd March 2019

Aviation stocks up 7 per cent even as DGCA report shows slow passenger growth

Stock of SpiceJet zoomed 7.04 per cent to Rs 98.10. Intra-day, it rose 14.23 per cent to touch a high of Rs 104.70.

published on : 22nd March 2019
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