Mid-air scare

Surging passenger numbers, policy promises dot turbulent skies in 2018

India remained the world's fastest growing domestic aviation market with 51 straight months of double-digit traffic growth but the woes of passengers as well as carriers manifested in myriad forms.

published on : 31st December 2018

Mid-air smoke forces IndiGo flight to make emergency landing in Kolkata

The pilot had to issue a 'May Day' call, made to seek help in times of distress, and the the Pratt & Whitney-powered Airbus A320 Neo plane landed at the Kolkata airport under full emergency conditions

published on : 11th December 2018

DGCA now begins inspection of Jet Airways' training programme

It's also the responsibility of the operator to ensure that its training programme is complete, current, and in compliance with the DGCA guidelines.

published on : 25th September 2018