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Guwahati to Dhaka direct flight service put on hold indefinitely

SpiceJet, one of the leading low-cost flight operators of the country, suspended the operations last week due to lack of ‘commercial viability’.

30 Sep 2019 6:20 AM

Money collected from big airports to help expand CISF security cover of small

As of now, CISF covers 61 out of 100 operational airports while the rest are covered by the local police.

15 Sep 2019 11:18 AM

Five UDAN routes to resume in February

As a part of this scheme, no other airline party is allowed to use that particular route, thus protecting the business interest of operating company.

18 Jan 2019 4:45 AM

Pawan Hans' Udan plans run into rough weather amid divestment

The disinvestment process should not come as a roadblock in the business expansion plans of the company.

07 May 2018 7:15 PM

Air Deccan aircraft lands at Shillong airport under UDAN

Shillong airport will be connected with Agartala, Aizawl, Dimapur, Imphal and Silchar.

27 Apr 2018 11:15 AM


SpiceJet plans to introduce amphibian planes for regional

Airline has plans to launch such flights from Delhi to Jaisalmer, Kanpur and Adampur.

04 Oct 2017 5:33 PM

Higher airport charges, taxation shackle industry: Naresh Goyal

Current airport infrastructure is unable to keep pace with the breakneck growth in capacity and traffic.

27 Aug 2017 5:55 PM

SpiceJet set to launch UDAN flights next month

Gurgaon-based carrier would be first major airline to launch flights on RCS route.

12 Jun 2017 5:10 PM

Centre may connect UDAN flights to more smaller cities

Civil Aviation Ministry considering to fly fixed wing planes on routes under 150 km in certain areas.

25 May 2017 1:26 PM

UDAN: Trust set up to disburse viability gap funds

Over Rs 1.15 crore has been garnered towards the regional connectivity fund.

12 May 2017 5:29 PM


IndiGo to buy 50 ATR planes; eyes regional aviation market

IndiGo plans to launch its turbo-prop operation at the end of calendar 2017.

09 May 2017 5:52 PM

Air cargo sector to grow at 9 pc: Ashok Gajapathi Raju

The cargo sector is yet to see robust expansion despite high growth potential.

04 May 2017 1:25 PM

Faulty Nanded runway grounds connectivity plan

The Asian Age on December 31 had reported about the sector being connected by the national carrier due to a demand from Sikh parliamentarians.

30 Apr 2017 1:15 AM

Mobile phones, Aadhaar to double up as boarding passes

Under proposed 'digi yatra' initiative, govt is looking to make boarding pass digital.

29 Apr 2017 3:19 PM

UDAN: Discounted tickets all booked on new Shimla-Delhi flights

The non-subsidised seats currently available were priced between Rs 5,300 and Rs 19,080.

28 Apr 2017 5:41 PM


All you need to know about Rs 2,500 UDAN scheme

UDAN was conceptualised by Civil Aviation Ministry under National Civil Aviation Policy unveiled last year.

27 Apr 2017 1:15 PM

Govt sets up inter-ministerial panel to monitor UDAN

Civil Aviation Ministry's scheme UDAN seeks to make flying affordable by connecting unserved airports.

11 Apr 2017 3:25 PM

Domestic air travel made dirt cheap under UDAN

Govt has asked domestic carriers to charge a subsidised rate of Rs 2,500 for an hour’s travel on local routes.

31 Mar 2017 3:00 PM

Airfares in India among 'lowest' globally: Sinha

Under the scheme -- UDAN (Ude Desh Ka Aam Naagrik) -- fares are capped at Rs 2,500 for one-hour flights.

22 Mar 2017 7:12 PM

Airfares likely to go up from December 1

The price of tickets will go up depending on the number of seats in that particular flight.

12 Nov 2016 2:41 AM