air traffic

Two die, 100-plus trees uprooted as thunderstorm blows over Delhi city

Safdarjung Observatory records wind speed of 100kmph; IMD describes the phenomenon as localised activity resulted by a combination of heat and moisture

published on : 31st May 2022

New terminal works at VJA airport at brisk pace, inauguration by year-end

Once the new terminal comes into operation, passengers can directly walk into the terminal and reach the exit point.

published on : 17th May 2022

Daily air traffic hits 4-lakh mark for first time in 2 years

The Indian aviation industry on Sunday crossed the mark of 4-lakh domestic air passengers a day for the first time since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic.

published on : 19th April 2022

Domestic air passenger traffic up 59 per cent in FY22, 40 per cent lower than pre-pandemic level: ICRA

Airlines' capacity deployment for March 2022 registered a growth of 12 per cent at 80,217 departures as compared to over 71,548 departures clocked in the same month of last year.

published on : 11th April 2022

Round trip to US, Canada costs Rs 2 L

The travel agencies surmised that the Ukraine war impact would be negligible on flights as most of these flights take the Gulf route.

published on : 19th March 2022

Air traffic falls 43 per cent in Jan amid Omicron surge

The air traffic last month was also 17 per cent lower than January 2021 when passenger traffic stood at 77 lakh. 

published on : 9th February 2022

FAA clears Verizon and AT&T to turn on more 5G cell towers

The FAA's move will let the companies activate 5G cell towers closer to airports without hindering the ability of planes to land during poor weather.

published on : 29th January 2022

Mid-air collision between two Indigo flights averted at Bengaluru International Airport

What is worse is that the incident was neither recorded in the logbooks nor was it reported by the Airports Authority of India to the country's aviation regulator, both of which are mandatory.

published on : 19th January 2022

Omicron could push air traffic recovery into fiscal 2024: CRISIL

In fact, domestic traffic is down by 25 percent from the highs of December 2021 in the first week of January 2022 itself.

published on : 13th January 2022

First half of fiscal offers hope for aviation sector in Karnataka

Bengaluru’s KIA had 55.6 lakh flyers in six months this yr, 131% over the last yr

published on : 7th November 2021

Domestic traffic up by 38% in Q3 at Hyderabad airport

The domestic passenger recovery of the airport was the highest among all airports in metropolitan cities during the July-August (Q3) period.

published on : 12th October 2021

Vizag airport sees uptick in passenger footfall

 The international airport has witnessed a increase in the number of flights as well as passenger footfall.

published on : 7th September 2021

Working at fast pace to restore air traffic to pre-COVID-19 levels: Jyotiraditya Scindia

Scindia said that Centre is restoring domestic and international flights and enhancing the number of services in each state.

published on : 6th September 2021

Domestic aviation sees jump amid COVID-19 with 91,000 passengers flying across country on Monday

A total of 961 flights arrived today while 960 were departed across various airports, the Ministry informed.

published on : 18th August 2020