Consider imposing fines on passengers not wearing masks properly: DGCA to airports 

The March 13 circular had asked the airport operators to hand over the passengers, who are not following the COVID-19 protocol even after repeated warnings, to the security agencies.

published on : 30th March 2021

'Conflict of interest' haunts aviation officers in DGCA

Similarly, Charan Dass, Joint Director General, was charged for not obtaining prior sanction for employment of his daughter at an aviation company.

published on : 28th March 2021

Airlines may ban 15 passengers for three months for not following COVID norms on flights

The DGCA had on March 13 asked airlines to de-board passengers who do not wear their masks 'properly' despite repeated warnings and take action against them as per its rules.

published on : 25th March 2021

DGCA approves Telangana State Agricultural University's request to use drones for research

It further said that the research initiative is in tune with the new agriculture policy of the Telangana government.

published on : 23rd March 2021

Four passengers handed over to security agencies for not wearing masks properly on flight

Alliance Air can classify the aforementioned four passengers as "unruly" and ban them from its flights for any period between three to 24 months.

published on : 17th March 2021

Passengers not wearing marks properly to be de-boarded, treated as unruly: DGCA to HC

Justice Shankar had on March 8 taken suo motu cognisance of the situation after witnessing passengers not wearing masks properly.

published on : 17th March 2021

Deboard passengers not adhering to COVID norms, wearing mask 'properly': DGCA tells airlines

The latest directives come against the backdrop of rising number of coronavirus cases in certain parts of the country even as domestic air traffic is improving.

published on : 13th March 2021

Air crew not to fly for 48 hours post COVID-19 vaccine shots, says DGCA in new circular

The crew will be monitored for 30 minutes after being given the shot at the vaccination centre for anaphylactic and idiosyncratic reactions, if any, it said.

published on : 10th March 2021

Aircrew 'medically unfit' for flying for 48 hours post Covid-19 vaccination: DGCA

In the guidelines, the DGCA said Aircrew will be monitored for 30 minutes at the COVID-19 vaccination centre for any anaphylactic or idiosyncratic reaction.

published on : 9th March 2021

Delhi HC takes note of alarming situation of passengers not properly wearing masks in flights

The court took suo motu cognisance of the situation and issued guidelines for immediate compliance.

published on : 9th March 2021

DGCA allows airlines to provide concession in air fares to customers with no baggage

This will be subject to the condition that the passenger booking ticket under such fare scheme is made aware of the charges that shall be applicable if the passenger turns up with the baggage.

published on : 27th February 2021

COVID-19: DGCA extends suspension of international commercial flights till March 31

Scheduled international flight operations were suspended from March 23 last year in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic in the country.

published on : 26th February 2021

Air India Express accident: Pilot error caused mishap; DGCA officials visits Vijayawada airport

Official sources said pilot error caused the mishap in which the Boeing aircraft suffered a minor damage on its right wing after it hit an electric pole while taxiing on the runway.

published on : 23rd February 2021

DGCA team inspects Air India flight

However, none was injured. Airport Director G Madhusudana Rao told TNIE that the DGCA team will conduct inspections for the next two days at the terminal.

published on : 22nd February 2021

DGCA to do 'all sorts of scrutiny' before clearing Boeing 737 MAX planes: Civil Aviation Ministry

Civil Aviation Secretary Pradeep Singh Kharola said that a decision will be taken after running all sorts of scrutiny.

published on : 4th February 2021
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