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Aviation sector set to soar in India, says PM Narendra Modi

Posting orders for over 900 aircraft during the past one year, the aviation sector in India is poised for a huge growth in the coming years, Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Transport

Munich Airport and Lufthansa start testing of humanoid robot in Terminal 2

“Josie Pepper” to provide information to passengers She is 120 centimeters tall, with sparkling, round eyes and a pleasant voice: Starting today, “Josie Pepper” the robot will be answering questions

Destinations

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

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Bird ExecuJet appointed as an authorized Aeroshell Distributor in India

Bird ExecuJet Airport Services Private Limited, a joint venture between Bird Group and ExecuJet Aviation Group, announced its strategic cooperation and appointment as the authorized distributor for sales and marketing

Aviation

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

Destinations

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

Airlines

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

Airlines

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

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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