Ministry of Civil Aviation

Resume Madurai-Singapore flight service: Trade body

The Air India Express Madurai-Singapore flight services were stopped from March 30 due to inadequate CISF personnel who could otherwise be deployed in the third shift.

published on : 3rd April 2021

India's domestic air passenger traffic reaches over half of pre-COVID levels

Civil Aviation Ministry said when flights resumed after a hiatus of two months, there were only 30,000 passengers on the first day but the number reached over two lakh on November 2.

published on : 7th November 2020

Domestic flights' cap would be increased to 70-75 per cent of pre-COVID levels as traffic surges: Centre

The ministry had said last week that the Indian airlines can operate maximum 60 per cent of their pre-COVID domestic passenger flights till February 24 next year.

published on : 5th November 2020

Aviation Ministry to present proposal on 'further airport privatisation' to Cabinet on Wednesday

Adani Enterprises had won the rights to run six airports -- Lucknow, Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Mangaluru, Thiruvananthapuram, and Guwahati -- after a competitive bidding process in February 2019.

published on : 18th August 2020

Aviation Ministry​ seeks DGCA's report over Jet Airways incident

The Jet Airways flight with 166 passengers and five crew members on board, was turned back to Mumbai after several passengers suffered ear pain and nose-bleeds, due to loss in cabin air pressure.

published on : 20th September 2018