'In letter and spirit': Civil Aviation Ministry asks airlines to continue following protocol for MPs
Under the protocol, MPs must get access to reserved lounge facilities at all domestic and international airports across the country and they should be served tea or coffee or water free of cost.
The new airline aims to start operations by the summer of 2022, the holding company, SNV Aviation Private Limited, said.
The Civil Aviation Ministry on Wednesday approved a PLI scheme for drones and drone components with an allocation of Rs 120 crore spread over three financial years.
Permission was granted to use drones in Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Manipur and Nagaland to deliver vaccines beyond the visual line of sight.
To boost MRO activities, the government has selected eight airports, including Delhi and Kolkata, for such works and to attract investments.
Karnataka government is one of the 10 organisations and it has got the permission to conduct "drone based aerial survey for creating urban property ownership records in Bengaluru".
India had imposed lower and upper limits on airfares based on flight duration when services were resumed on May 25, 2020, after a two-month lockdown due to coronavirus.
Singh stated the Indian carriers had 18,900 thousand tons of CO2 emissions in 2019, which was 11,560 thousand tons in 2012.
Akash Babu was intercepted and detained on Saturday morning from the foyer area of the terminal-III of the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Aiport as his behaviour was found suspicious
Even as there are over 3,500 employees associated with Jet airways even after its grounding, the Jalan-Kalrock consortium plans to have only a few hundred workers when Jet restarts its services.
She also requested the Minister to initiate steps for runway expansion in Puducherry airport with 1.5 kms airstrip.
Weeks after taking charge of civil aviation ministry, Jyotiraditya Scindia has formed three committees to advise him on industry related issues.
The two consultants -- who were retired government servants and were engaged by the ministry on contract basis -- died during the first wave of COVID-19 during 2020.
The carriers have been operating only 50% of their pre-COVID domestic flights since June 1 in accordance with a May 28 order of the ministry.
Priority during vaccination should be given to the air traffic controllers (ATCs), cockpit and cabin crews of the airlines as well as mission-critical and passenger-facing staff, it said.