International flights are operated under the Vande Bharat Mission (VBM) to bring back stranded Indians in various countries.
The worst is over for India's civil aviation sector as passenger traffic is fast reaching pre-COVID levels.
Officials of the Public Works department apprised Transport secretary Madhusudan Padhi about the current runway position and provided blueprint of the requirements for expansion work.
Civil Aviation Secretary Pradeep Singh Kharola said that a decision will be taken after running all sorts of scrutiny.
The drone ATC will be called unmanned traffic management and it will collaborate with the manned traffic management.
The low-cost carrier currently connects 61 domestic cities and addition of these new stations will take the number to 68.
The Air India flight will fly on Saturday over the North Pole, taking the Atlantic route to reach Bengaluru, a senior official of the airline said.
A total of 38 samples have been found to be positive with the new UK variant genome of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, confirmed the Union Health Ministry on Monday.
Many of them took to Twitter to express their displeasure over the announcement made by the Indian government of extending the suspension of flights till January 7.
The Civil Aviation Ministry had last week suspended all flights between the European country and India from December 23 to December 31 as a mutated variant of the coronavirus was detected there.
Belagavi airport is the only one of all the airports that is set to near its pre-COVID level passengers, reveals AAI figures.
"Considering the prevailing situation in UK. Govt. of India has decided that all flights originating from UK to India to be suspended till 31st December 2020," the aviation ministry said in a tweet.
Authorities told the Islamabad HC that under the requirements of the International Civil Aviation Organisation, they have reviewed licences of 860 commercial pilots and cancelled 50 of them.
It was reported that reported that PIA had cleared 110 pilots and cancelled the licences of 15, whereas 14 pilots had been declared unfit to fly.
This will be the second attempt after its similar offer in 2018 and 2019 failed to get any suitors.