Airlines

Aviation

India’s Air Odisha secures scheduled operator permit

Air Odisha (Bhubaneswar) has received a scheduled air operator permit from India’s Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), allowing it to launch scheduled operations planned to commence on February 17. “We

Awards & Recognitions

SpiceJet CMD Ajay Singh awarded ‘EY Entrepreneur of the year 2017 for Business Transformation’

SpiceJet Chairman and Managing Director Ajay Singh — widely acknowledged as a turnaround specialist — was named ‘Indian Entrepreneur of the Year 2017 for Business Transformation’ by Ernst & Young

Travel

Airlines liable to pay passengers for denying boarding: DGCA to HC

Aviation regulator DGCA has told the Delhi High Court that it does not permit the practice of overbooking of flights and the airlines are liable to compensate the passengers who

Destinations

SriLankan Airlines strategically expanding its footprint in India

SriLankan Airlines has been focusing on the Indian market to strategically expand its operations in the country. During the past years, SriLankan Airlines has established a strong market presence and lasting

Airlines

Kinshasa joins flydubai’s growing network in Africa

Dubai-based carrier to start operating daily flights to the Congolese capital from 15 April with an en-route stop in Entebbe Carrier grows network in Africa to 13 destinations in 10 countries Dubai-based flydubai

Aviation

Air Arabia delivers record 2017 net profit of AED 662 million, up 30%

Airline BoD’s proposes a cash dividend distribution of 10 fils per share Fourth quarter net profit increased 177% and 21 new routes added to the airline group network Air Arabia

Travel

The Emirates Group signs MoU with the Government of Andhra Pradesh

The Emirates Group, and its affiliated entities including flydubai, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today with the Andhra Pradesh Economic Development Board, Government of Andhra Pradesh, to establish a

Aviation

Air India waives ticket cancellation charges for Male flights

Air India today said it is waiving ticket cancellation and other charges for passengers booked on flights to and from Male till February 20, in view of the prevailing situation

Airlines

Air India’s FY17 operating profit more than doubles to Rs. 298 crore

The net loss of the divestment-bound Air India, however, widened to Rs5,765.16 crore in 2016-17. Air India has been “consistently improving” its overall performance and more than doubled its operating

Destinations

AirAsia India to introduce new daily flights, tickets from Rs. 1300

Promotional fares and new flights from AirAsia India come amid high competition among airlines operating in the domestic civil aviation market. AirAsia India has announced introduction of daily direct flights