Mixed airfare trends after cap removal; air passenger traffic on rise: Experts

Karthick Prabu, Head of Strategy at Cleartrip said it is too early to arrive at a trend due to removal of airfare caps.

published on : 18th September 2022

AAI mulls campaign in Chennai against waste dumping as bird hits on rise

The airport has the equipment to scare the birds away but according to airport officials, the birds get accustomed to it and it does not evoke fear in them any longer. 

published on : 6th September 2022

Madras university to release video on State anthem

The music video has been conceptualised and prepared by the varsity’s Department of Arabic and it will be released on Monday by noted poet Mu Metha in a special event.

published on : 5th September 2022

Report on six airports submitted to Telangana, says AAI

The statutory body says it has been awaiting a response from State government since June 2021.

published on : 22nd August 2022

SpiceJet enters into full and final settlement with AAI; claims it is out of ‘cash and carry’ arrangement

It said that the AAI will release SpiceJet’s Rs 50 crore bank guarantee following the airline clearing all its principal dues. This will result in additional liquidity for the airline.

published on : 2nd August 2022

No night landing facility at 25 airports in India

AAI has undertaken installation of a night landing facility at Kolhapur airport.

published on : 25th July 2022

Bhumi Pednekar starts shooting for thriller 

The film, directed by Sudhir Mishra, is a thriller set in heartland India. The film addresses the subject of rumor-mongering and misinformation.

published on : 21st June 2022

Urvashi stands out in this well-localised remake 'Veetla Vishesham'

It’s also why that whole ‘thatha’ scene works as well too, and Sathyaraj, of course, is comfortable with such humour.

published on : 18th June 2022

‘Veetla Vishesham is a morally right film’

Actor RJ Balaji talks about his evolution as an actor and a person while he awaits the release of his third film as lead, Veetla Vishesham

published on : 16th June 2022

Airports Authority of India seeks waiver of annual dividend payment for 2021-22 fiscal

State-owned AAI, which is in the red mainly after the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, is expected to post a loss of Rs 800-900 crore in the 2021-22 fiscal.

published on : 13th June 2022

Hansal Mehta’s Baai felicitated at Queer Fest 

The festival is highly regarded for its inclusive and expansive reach among the queer and heterosexual audiences.

published on : 7th June 2022

Residents seek reconsidering layout of Puducherry Airport runway project through fresh survey

The residents of Vasan Nagar, Geetha Nagar and Sevaliyae Seenuvasan Nagar said that the expansion project could lead to dislocation of 500 families belonging to middle income group.

published on : 3rd June 2022

New Vellore airport grounded as acquisition of 10-acre land hits roadblock

According to the official, only the acquisition process is pending and infrastructure work such as the runway, taxiway, apron facility, and Air Traffic Control tower has been completed.

published on : 2nd June 2022

AAI gets Rs 1 crore SAI grant for Para Asian Archery meet

The SAI sanctioned Rs 1 crore to the Archery Association of India as a financial grant for the upcoming Asian Para Archery Championships.

published on : 11th May 2022

IndiGo becomes first airline to land aircraft using indigenous navigation system GAGAN

Its used to provide lateral & vertical guidance when an aircraft is approaching a runway for landing. Its precision is especially useful at small airports where instrument landing system has not there

published on : 28th April 2022

If you privatise airports pay us, TN tells Centre

TN has decided to transfer 30.57 acres of patta land to Chennai Airport before the end of this month, the note said.

published on : 20th April 2022

Vajpayee suffered pneumonia, multi-organ failure; was put on ECMO: Doctors

His death was announced by the All India Institute of Medical Sciences hospital where he was admitted on June 11 with a variety of ailments.

published on : 17th August 2018

Who is MS Dhoni, asks Julie 2 actress Raai Laxmi

Actress Raai Laxmi, who was rumoured to be cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni's girlfriend some years back, has sparked controversy with her reply to a reporter.

published on : 19th September 2017