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DOT Stands Firm Against Airlines: No Delay for Transparency Rule on Fees

In a resolute move to bolster consumer protection, the United States Department of Transportation (DOT) has decisively rejected Airlines for America's...

How Did Changi Airport Soar Past Pre-Pandemic Passenger Levels?

It has taken about six months, but the ripple effects of China's reopening are now significantly impacting other Asian travel destinations, including ...

Boeing's Quality Crisis: FAA Tightens Oversight Amidst Safety Concerns

In a significant move to address ongoing safety concerns, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Administrator Mike Whitaker announced before the U.S. ...

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Airlines

DOT Stands Firm Against Airlines: No Delay for Transparency Rule on Fees

In a resolute move to bolster consumer protection, the United States Department of Transportation (DOT) has decisively rejected Airlines for America's...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    14 Jun 2024
What’s Next for Go First? Unraveling the Turbulence in India's Aviation Sector

The saga of Go First, one of India’s prominent airlines, has taken several dramatic turns, leaving many wondering about the future of the once-...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    14 Jun 2024
Alaska Airlines Faces Uphill Battle in Costly Trademark Dispute with Virgin Group

Alaska Airlines faced a significant legal blow on Tuesday, following the rejection of its appeal in a high-stakes trademark case against Virgin Group....

  • Abhishek Nayar
    13 Jun 2024
Lufthansa's Bid for ITA: EU Antitrust Scrutiny Intensifies

In a critical move for European aviation, Lufthansa's ambition to acquire a significant stake in Italy’s state-owned airline, ITA, is facing intense...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    13 Jun 2024
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Airport

Will Bengaluru-London Gatwick Flights Transform Global Connectivity?

Bangalore International Airport Ltd (BIAL) has announced an exciting new development that promises to reshape the travel landscape between India and t...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    11 Jun 2024
Are Electric Vehicles the Future of Airport Transportation? BLR Airport Thinks So!

This World Environment Day, Kempegowda International Airport Bengaluru (BLR Airport) has taken a significant leap in its sustainability efforts by int...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    07 Jun 2024
Flight Disruptions Due to Cyclone Remal: A Comprehensive Overview

Cyclone Remal, a formidable tropical cyclone that recently swept through the Indian Ocean, has caused significant disruptions to air travel across sev...

  • Editorial Team
    27 May 2024
TSA Screens 2.95 Million Passengers in a Single Day

The U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) recently reported a historic milestone: screening 2.95 million airline passengers on a single da...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    27 May 2024
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Defense

HAL Shares Soar Over 6% to Hit 52-Week High on Bagging Large Defence Orders

The Ministry of Defence on November 30 accorded an initial approval to procure an additional batch of 97 Tejas light combat aircraft and around 1...

  • Radhika Bansal
    02 Dec 2023
Airbus to Expand Collaboration with Tata Advanced Systems to Broaden India's Defence Supply Chain

Airbus intends to expand its collaboration with Tata Advanced Systems to broaden India's defence supply chain and introduce new products aligned ...

  • Radhika Bansal
    28 Nov 2023
IAF Issues INR 10,000 Crore Tender to HAL for 12 Su-30MKI Fighter Jets

In a step towards boosting its squadron strength, the Indian Air Force has issued an INR 10,000 crore tender to the state-owned Hindustan Aeronautics ...

  • Radhika Bansal
    23 Nov 2023
NATO to Upgrade its Surveillance Fleet With 6 Boeing E-7 A Wedgetail Aircraft

NATO will replace its ageing fleet of AWACS surveillance planes, in service since the Cold War in the 1980s, with a militarised version of the Boeing ...

  • Radhika Bansal
    17 Nov 2023
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DGCA

Make Children Sit Next to a Parent: DGCA to Airlines

Airlines will now have to ensure that children are seated next to their parents when they fly.The DGCA has mandated airlines to allocate seats for chi...

  • Preet Palash
    24 Apr 2024
DGCA Seeks FDTL Implementation Timeline from Airlines

DGCA seeks FDTL implementation timeline from airlinesThe move comes after court is set to hear the matter on May 8thThe Directorate General of Civil A...

  • Preet Palash
    11 Apr 2024
Pilots Body Opposes DGCA About-Turn in a Letter to the Minister

The health and safety of the pilots cannot be prejudiced for the commercial benefit of operators, the Federation of Indian Pilots has warned.The Feder...

  • Preet Palash
    01 Apr 2024
DGCA Puts Pilot Rest Norms on Hold

Aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has put on hold new pilot duty norms for pilots that were set to be applicable from 1s...

  • Preet Palash
    27 Mar 2024
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History

Quarterhorse takes the next big leap towards hypersonic travel

The SR-71 has been the god of speed in aviation for almost 50 years, capable of exceeding Mach 3.2 (about 2,200 mph), but the Atlanta-based aviation ...

  • Prashant Prabhakar
    29 Jan 2023
Air India to formally transfer its strong 4k ‘Maharaja Collection’ of artworks to NGMA

Air India will transfer its precious collection of over 4,000 artworks by well-known artists to the National Gallery of Modern Arts (NGMA) for public...

  • Sakshi Jain
    19 Jan 2023
India's East-West Airlines Director imprisoned for the '90s fraud

Faisal A Wahid, the Director of the now-defunct East-West Airlines (India), was given a 12-month prison term this week for a shady fuel trade in the ...

  • Sakshi Jain
    28 Dec 2022
The last Boeing 747 rolled out of its Washington Factory State

Boeing rolled out its last Boeing 747 from a plant in Washington state, ending a more than 50-year production run, on Tuesday, December 6. https:...

  • Sakshi Jain
    07 Dec 2022
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India

Can India Make Air Travel More Affordable Amid Rapid Growth and Rising Fares?

As India's aviation sector continues to soar, the country's new aviation minister, Kinjarapu Ram Mohan Naidu, is setting his sights on making air trav...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    13 Jun 2024
Interglobe Enterprises to Offload 2% Stake in IndiGo

In a significant development within the aviation sector, Interglobe Enterprises, the largest shareholder of Interglobe Aviation, has announced plans t...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    12 Jun 2024
Are AIX Employees Being Unfairly Targeted? A Union's Alarming Claim

The recent turbulence within Air India Express extends beyond the skies, reaching deep into the airline's labor relations. In a startling move, A...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    12 Jun 2024
Can Air India and Lufthansa's Strengthened Partnership Transform India's Aviation Market?

India stands as one of the most dynamic and rapidly expanding aviation markets in the world. With its burgeoning middle class and increasing air trave...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    11 Jun 2024
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Manufacturer

Embraer and Mahindra announce Collaboration on the C-390 Millennium Transport Aircraft in India

 Embraer Defense & Security and Mahindra announced today that they had signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to jointly fulfill the acqu...

  • Preet Palash
    10 Feb 2024
Airbus Partners with TATA Group to set up India’s First Helicopter Final Assembly Line in Private Sector

In a major boost to ‘Make in India’, Airbus Helicopters has announced that it is partnering with the Tata Group to establish a Final Assembly Line...

  • Preet Palash
    28 Jan 2024
After Alaska Airlines Incident, DGCA Orders Inspection of SpiceJet & Akasa's Boeing 737 MAX's

Aviation regulator DGCA has asked airlines in India to inspect Boeing 737 MAX planes after a door of Alaska Airlines flew out mid-air. "Pursuant ...

  • Preet Palash
    07 Jan 2024
Boeing to Expand its Chennai Engineering Hub INR 300 Crore Investment & 1100 New Jobs

In a boost for Tamil Nadu’s advanced R&D ecosystem, aerospace major Boeing is expanding its presence in Chennai and is set to sign an investment...

  • Radhika Bansal
    06 Jan 2024
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Middle East

Emirates Pushes for Expanded Bilateral Rights in India's Booming Aviation Market

As the Indian aviation sector soars to unprecedented heights, Emirates Airline's Deputy President and Chief Commercial Officer, Adnan Kazim, emphasize...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    11 Jun 2024
Saudia Group Eyes Expansion with Major Wide-Body Jet Orders

The aviation industry is witnessing an exciting shift as Saudia Group, a state-owned conglomerate, prepares to enhance its fleet with wide-body jets. ...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    08 Jun 2024
Will Turkish Airlines Strike a Mega Deal with Boeing or Airbus?

Turkish Airlines is currently in advanced discussions with Boeing for a substantial acquisition of 150 737 MAX narrow-body jets and 75 widebody 787 pl...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    06 Jun 2024
Qatar Airways Poised for Major Fleet Expansion: Boeing vs. Airbus Showdown Looms

Qatar Airways is on the verge of finalizing a significant order for up to 200 widebody jets, split between industry giants Boeing and Airbus. This pot...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    04 Jun 2024
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Space

India Exploring Joint Collaborations With Boeing, Blue Origin, Voyager Space for Space Partnerships

India’s space agency is exploring joint collaborations with Boeing Co., Jeff Bezos’s Blue Origin LLC and Voyager Space Holdings Inc., as an offici...

  • Radhika Bansal
    30 Nov 2023
FAA Completes Safety Evaluation for SpaceX Starship-Super Heavy License

In a significant step towards the future of space exploration, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced on Tuesday, October 31, 2023, that ...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    01 Nov 2023
How to Land a Space Shuttle?

Space exploration has always been a testament to human ingenuity, pushing the boundaries of what is technologically possible. Astronauts embarking on ...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    21 Oct 2023
The FAA's Review of SpaceX's Starship Mishap: Ensuring Safety and Environmental Responsibility

In the world of space exploration, innovation often goes hand in hand with challenges. SpaceX, the trailblazing aerospace company founded by Elon Musk...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    17 Aug 2023
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