Airfare

Akasa Air partners with RateGain to make travel affordable with competitive pricing

"As Akasa grows, our product AirGain will help in maximizing revenues by providing accurate and real-time competitive intelligence," Bhanu Chopra, Chairman and Managing Director of RateGain, said.

published on : 30th September 2022

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

INTERVIEW | Airlines can offer fares as per demand & supply, says Aviation Minister Scindia

Scindia speaks about measures taken to reduce Aviation Turbine Fuel (ATF) prices and the growth plans for the aviation sector.

published on : 6th September 2022

Aviation stocks fly high as govt lifts domestic airfare caps 

The ministry had imposed lower and upper limits on domestic airfares based on flight durations when services were resumed on May 25, 2020, after a two-month lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

published on : 11th August 2022

Volvo launches new sleeper buses, says segment seeing sales of 5,000 units per month

Volvo is also focusing on the 8-litre engine, which is more fuel efficient, and gradually over months, its 15m bus will shift towards the 8-litre engine from the present 11-litre.

published on : 4th August 2022

Airlines can't charge extra fee for issuing boarding pass at check-in counters: Aviation Ministry

The advisory is issued at a time when air tickets have seen a drastic rise amid a record rise in jet fuel prices.

published on : 21st July 2022

Govt does not intend to regulate airfares on international routes: VK Singh

The minister said the government does not intend to regulate airfares on international routes.

published on : 20th July 2022

Government rolls back excise on aviation fuel for international flights

The rollout also comes at a time when airlines’ operating cost has surged due to a record rise in ATF prices.

published on : 9th July 2022

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan seeks PM Narendra Modi's intervention over soaring airfares

Pinarayi said that the fare hike is a big blow to entire society that is recovering from the misery caused by the pandemic and this will also hit Kerala's tourism sector.

published on : 4th July 2022

Airfares likely to go up by 15 per cent as ATF prices touch new high

While this announcement came from SpiceJet, other airlines are also expected to go for a similar hike to keep their cost in check.   

published on : 17th June 2022

Surge in jet fuel prices set to make flights costly

Airfares in 2022 alone have shot up by up to 40% for tickets booked for flights that would take-off in 15 days, while it went up by up to 25-30% if booked after 15 days.

published on : 17th May 2022

Expatriates feel the pinch as peak season airfare goes up by 40 per cent 

Despite the rising fares, airlines see increased volumes as flyers renew delayed plans.

published on : 2nd May 2022

Airfares may surge as aviation turbine fuel prices up by 18 per cent 

Aviation turbine fuel, also known as jet fuel, was hiked by Rs 17,135.63 per kl on Wednesday.

published on : 17th March 2022