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AA Edit | Kids on flights: Welcome move

Indian Aviation Regulator Implements Rule Change After 11 Years, Ensuring Children and Parents Sit Together Without Extra Charges

25 Apr 2024 12:00 AM

DGCA advices passengers planning to travel abroad to check fares on airline's website

Scheduled international passenger flights have been suspended in India since March 23 last year amid the coronavirus pandemic

10 Aug 2021 1:09 PM

No mask: Flyers to be put on 'no fly' list for 3 months

Passengers not following Covid-19 protocol despite repeated warnings will be handed over to security agencies

14 Mar 2021 2:40 AM

DGCA extends ban on international passenger flights till September 30

The circular said suspension does not affect the operation of international all-cargo operations and flights specifically approved by DGCA

01 Sep 2020 8:58 AM

DGCA to conduct safety audit of all Indian airlines post Kozhikode crash

The FOQA is the process of obtaining and analysing all kinds of data from flights to improve safety & efficiency of future flight operations

20 Aug 2020 1:22 PM


YouTuber's post leads to suspension of Air Asia execs

One of AirAsia India's former pilots, who runs a YouTube channel called Flying Beast, alleged violations of safety norms by low-cost airline

11 Aug 2020 1:36 PM

Increasing use of drones amid lockdown prompts insurance regulator to consider coverage

Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India sets up panel to work out products covering risks related to drone use.

25 Jun 2020 6:24 PM

DGCA wants opioid checks on pilots, ATC & flight crew

The proposal has been uploaded on the DGCA website for public consultations.

22 Feb 2020 2:31 AM

Third Indian tests positive for corona on ship in Japan

Two crew members, out of total 138 Indians on board the cruise ship Diamond Princess, were tested positive for the virus earlier.

15 Feb 2020 6:33 AM

Foreigners who visited China after Jan 15 can't enter India: DGCA

The decision comes when the toll due to the outbreak of novel coronavirus rose to 813 in China on Sunday

09 Feb 2020 2:50 PM


DGCA suspends 2 pilots for lapse during landing

The preliminary investigations of DGCA revealed that pilots landed the flight even as they lost the “visual reference” 50 feet before the touch down.

10 Jan 2020 1:56 AM

Airlines told to avoid Iran, Iraq airspace

Indian citizens told to avoid travel to Iraq; Navy on standby for evacuation if needed.

09 Jan 2020 2:32 AM

Airlines must pay 400 per cent refund if passenger offloaded: Govt

In October this year, a total of 1,102 passengers were denied boarding by various airlines.

08 Dec 2019 3:22 AM

Aircraft repairs facilities yet to pick up in India

Foreign firms provide 85-90% maintenance, overhaul services.

08 Dec 2019 2:46 AM

DGCA gives more time to IndiGo, GoAir for modifying P&W engines

DGCA said its directive to IndiGo on complete change of all P&W engines with modified LPT by January 31 remains in force.

15 Nov 2019 3:00 PM


DGCA grounds GoAir staff after plane strays to grass

During landing, the plane started veering off the runway and entered the land covered with grass. However, the pilot managed to take off.

15 Nov 2019 3:18 AM

DGCA asks IndiGo to replace PW engines of 23 A320neo planes by Nov 19

The regulator also asked IndiGo that all 97 such aircraft in its fleet must have modified PW engines by January 31 next year.

01 Nov 2019 3:14 PM

GoAir, IndiGo asked to replace PW engines

The order comes a day after the DGCA had asked IndiGo to replace its 16 A320 NEO aircraft's PW engines, used for more than 3,000 hours.

30 Oct 2019 2:16 AM

Delhi HC asks DGCA to consider PIL seeking probe into 'safety features' in airplanes

The court was hearing a PILseeking direction too set up a commission to investigate the presence of 'optional safety features' in airplanes

28 Oct 2019 6:57 PM

Airline pilots want DGCA to go soft on minor lapses

The former pilot said that a representation will be made to the Civil Aviation minister on completion of the petition process.

14 Oct 2019 4:35 AM