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Biden imposes new international travel vaccine rules, lifts existing restrictions

The White House confirmed that children under 18 are exempt from the new vaccine requirements as are people with some medical issues

26 Oct 2021 10:40 AM

India's air passenger traffic to touch 1 billion, says Puri

On Thursday, civil aviation minister told Lok Sabha that government had taken a decision to privatise six airports.

25 Jul 2019 2:10 PM

Govt launches upgraded version of AirSewa digital platform for air passengers

AirSewa would help the government capture air travellers' feedback for policy interventions.

19 Nov 2018 2:05 PM

Airfares to shoot up this festive season on surging jet fuel prices

The government, last week, hiked import duty on aviation turbine fuel to 5 per cent.

02 Oct 2018 2:15 PM

Delhi Airport 16th busiest in the world, handled 6.34 cr passengers in 2017

The airport handled 14 per cent more passengers last year and jumped 6 places from 22nd position in 2016.

23 Sep 2018 6:17 PM


Domestic air passenger traffic grows 18.36 pc at 113.25 lakh in June

The passenger load factor in June has shown a declining trend compared to the previous month.

18 Jul 2018 7:40 PM

India records double-digit air passenger growth in May, says IATA

India registered double-digit domestic air passenger growth for the 45th straight month in May.

05 Jul 2018 6:11 PM

Dubai-Mumbai busiest international route, courtesy migrant workers

The Dubai-Mumbai sector was followed by the Dubai-Delhi sector with about two million passenger movement.

23 Jun 2018 4:49 PM

Air India unveils revamp plan after privatisation setback

Air India currently fills only 60 per cent of the business and first class seats on its international flights to North America and Europe.

23 Jun 2018 11:05 AM

Air travellers may soon get compensation for loss, damage of baggage

The charter was unveiled by Minister of State for Civil Aviation Jayant Sinha.

23 May 2018 11:48 AM