The minister requested Goa, Assam, Delhi, Maharashtra, West Bengal, Rajashthan, Bihar and Tamil Nadu to reduce the VAT on Aviation Turbine Fuel (ATF).
The airline said the matter had been investigated thoroughly in January 2022, when the video was brought to their notice and complaint had been filed. He was put on a no-flying list by the airline.
Aviation Minister Nimal Siripala de Silva said that resuming the flights would improve tourism and help the country in the current dollar crisis. However, he did not specify a date.
The GAGAN project is a collaboration of the ISRO and the Airports Authority of India (AAI) to implement a GPS aided geo augmented navigation for the Indian airspace.
It may be recalled that the Telangana State government proposed six airports.
Formally inaugurating Wings India 2022 at Begumpet Airport Scindia said the Indian aviation sector has survived a storm during the pandemic but it is emerging stronger.
Scindia listed out the merger of Air India and Indian Airlines, purchase of 111 new aircraft and liberalisation of bilateral rights as the reasons for the downfall of the national carrier.
The minister was addressing a function here to mark the inaugural run of the Indore-Gondia-Hyderabad flight under UDAN - RCS (Ude Desh Kaa Aam Naagrik - Regional Connectivity Service).
India will transfer part of Air India's $8.5 billion debt pile to a special purpose vehicle before selling a stake in the state-owned carrier, its junior civil aviation minister told Reuters on Friday
On June 28, the Cabinet had cleared disinvestment of debt-laden Air India but the final modalities, including the quantum of stake sale, would be decided by a panel headed by the finance minister.
Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju seeks report from civil aviation director on IndiGo passenger assault
The Director General of Civil Aviation has been asked to submit an independent report on the incident, he said while stressing that such barbarous things should not happen.