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New Delhi, Apr. 26 (ANI): The Union Minister of State for Tourism, Culture and Civil Aviation, Mahesh Sharma, visited the Indian Institute of Travel and Tourism in Nellore in Andhra Pradesh and announced a sum of Rs 50 crore for the development of tourism in Nellore over the next five years.
Aviation expert claims has spotted MH370 wreck between India and Malaysia in Bay of Bengal Apr 24, 10:22 am
London, April 24 (ANI): An aviation technology expert has reportedly claimed that he has spotted the remains of missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 but needs 1.3 million pounds to find it.
Mahesh Sharma visits Arunachal, discusses tourism projects with CM Apr 17, 11:11 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 17 (ANI): Minister of State for Culture, Tourism (Independent Charge) and Civil Aviation Dr. Mahesh Sharma, who is presently on a two-day visit to the north-east, made a tour of the various ongoing projects of tourism of the Centre in Arunachal Pradesh.
Tourism Minister Sharma launches 'Visit Kerala' campaign Apr 9, 6:55 pm
New Delhi, Apr 9 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Culture, Tourism (Independent Charge) and Civil Aviation, Dr Mahesh Sharma, today launched 'Visit Kerala' 2015-16, a high voltage all-year tourism campaign that promises to present travellers to 'God's Own Country' a lifetime experience of the state's natural beauty, cultural splendour, culinary traditions and famed hospitality.
US FAA upgrades India's aviation safety rating Apr 9, 12:14 pm
London, April 9 (ANI): After Indian government took steps to address security concerns, the U.S. authorities have now upgraded the nation's aviation safety rating, making way for Indian airlines to increase the number of flights operating to the U.S.
New Delhi, Apr. 8 (ANI): Congress general secretary Shakeel Ahmad on Wednesday termed as 'unfortunate' the recent disclosures by Civil Aviation Minister Gajapathi Raju that he carried matchboxes with him on flights since he is not subjected to frisking.
US FAA upgrades India's aviation safety rating to Category 1 Apr 8, 2:35 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 8 (ANI): The United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on Wednesday upgraded India's aviation safety rating to 'Category 1' under its International Aviation Safety Assessment (IASA) programme.
New Delhi, Apr.8 (ANI): U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced today that India complies with international safety standards set by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) and has been granted a Category 1 rating under the FAA's International Aviation Safety Assessment (IASA) program. The announcement was made during a meeting between Secretary Foxx and India's Minister of Civil Aviation, Ashok Gajapathi Raju.
New Delhi, Apr. 8 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday defended Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju's claims about carrying matches in aircrafts, saying he was just addressing issues concerning security at the airports.
New Delhi, Apr.7 (ANI): Aviation expert Harshvardhan on Tuesday strongly criticised Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju's boast that he could carry match boxes on an aircraft, saying that if the latter could carry banned substances onboard, then there is no stopping other passengers from doing the same.
Civil aviation minister ignites controversy, admits to carrying match boxes in planes Apr 7, 3:02 pm
New Delhi, April. 7 (ANI): Ashok Gajapati Raju on Tuesday sparked a controversy by admitting that he carried match boxes in airplanes, without them being confiscated, after he became the Union Civil Aviation Minister.
Civil Aviation Authority assures air travel 'as safe as ever' despite 4 crashes in 13 months Mar 30, 12:22 pm
London, March 30 (ANI): Despite four high-profile air crashes in a span of 13 months, the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has assured passengers around the world that commercial air travel is as "safe as it has ever been."
St Cloud/La Defense (Paris), March 26 (ANI): The acceptance ceremony of the first two Indian Air Force Mirage 2000 I/TI was held at Istres, Dassault Aviation's Flight Test Centre, under the patronage of Ambassador Arun K. Singh, the Indian Ambassador to France.
Amazon cleared to begin testing of drones for online deliveries Mar 23, 11:30 am
Washington, Mar. 23 (ANI): American electronic commerce company Amazon has been cleared to begin the testing of drones for online deliveries by the United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).
Harrison Ford to narrate aviation documentary after surviving near-death plane crash Mar 21, 10:36 am
Johannesburg, Mar 21 (ANI): Harrison Ford, who recently survived a near-death plane crash, will be narrating an aviation documentary for National Geographic, it has been revealed.
Delhi High Court directs deregistering of six SpiceJet planes Mar 20, 7:47 am
New Delhi, Mar. 20 (ANI): The Delhi High Court has instructed the Directorate General of Civil Aviation to deregister six aircraft given on lease to SpiceJet after the airliner had allegedly not paid its dues.
Aviation expert says MH370 may have been hijacked by Russians Mar 18, 4:27 pm
London, March 18 (ANI): An aviation expert has blamed Russian hijackers for the disappearance of Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 post reinterpreting existing data.
Washington, Mar 10 (ANI): Harrison Ford, who recently survived a near death plane crash, has received positive reviews of his aviation skills from experienced pilots and mechanics.
Sydney, March 05 (ANI): According to far-out theory from one of CNN's chief commentators on the aviation disaster and science journalist Jeff Wise, Russian President Vladimir Putin had ordered the hijacking of the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 and landed it in Kazakhstan.
U.S. aviation administration computers used to control air traffic may be vulnerable to hacking Mar 3, 2:16 pm
Washington, March 03 (ANI): According to a U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) report, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) computers that are used by the authorities to direct planes in flight and protect the national traffic system may be vulnerable to hacking or terrorist activities.
Aviation fuel price hiked by 8.2 percent Mar 1, 5:15 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 1 (ANI): The government has hiked the price of aviation fuel by 8.2 percent.
Aviation experts claim missing flight MH370 was deliberately flown towards Antarctica Feb 24, 1:13 pm
London, Feb 24 (ANI): Aviation experts have claimed that missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 was intentionally flown towards Antarctica by someone in the cockpit.
Accident averted at Bengaluru Aero show Feb 19, 5:46 pm
Bengaluru, Feb. 19 (ANI): A massive clash between two of the three planes was averted here on Thursday during the ongoing biennial air show and aviation exhibition - 'Aero India 2015'.
U.S.-India strategic partnership on display at Aero India 2015 Feb 18, 7:01 pm
Bengaluru, Feb. 18 (ANI): U.S. Ambassador to India Richard R. Verma opened the U.S. Pavilion at Aero India 2015, calling the exhibit the best of U.S. aviation and defense technology.
PM Modi to inaugurate 'Aero India-2015' Feb 17, 6:20 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 17 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to inaugurate the 10th international edition of the aerospace and aviation exhibition Aero India-2015 in Bangalore on February 18.
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