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NGO AVYS praised for collection 7000 units of blood from Arunachal  Nov 27, 12:00 pm
Itanagar, Nov. 27 (ANI): Arunachal Pradesh's Civil Aviation and Transport Minister Jomde Kena has lauded the Arunachal Vivekananda Yuva Shakti (AVYS) for its continued humanitarian service.
Mumbai airport named as 'CAPA Asia Pacific Airport' of the Year  Nov 24, 4:37 pm
New Delhi, Nov 24 (ANI-NewsVoir): Mumbai Airport was named CAPA Asia Pacific Airport of the Year. This award is given to the airport that has been the biggest standout strategically, established itself as a leader and done the most to advance the progress of the aviation industry.
Centre clears FDI via automatic route in 15 sectors  Nov 10, 6:10 pm
New Delhi, Nov 10 (ANI): After facing defeat in the Bihar assembly elections, the Narendra Modi-led NDA Government on Tuesday announced plans for allowing FDI through the automatic route in 15 sectors, including the construction, insurance, defence, civil aviation and banking.
US-INDIA aviation summit closes in Bangalore  Nov 9, 5:47 pm
New Delhi, Nov 9 (ANI): The US-India Aviation Summit closed on November 5 following two days of high level meetings and discussions between public and private sector leaders from both nations to discuss ways to strengthen the bilateral aviation partnership. The Summit was co-hosted by the US Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) and India's Ministry of Civil Aviation with the support of the US-India Aviation Cooperation Program (ACP).
Draft aviation policy seeking to improve connectivity unveiled  Oct 30, 5:15 pm
New Delhi, Oct 30 (ANI): Aiming to improve air connectivity among smaller cities, the Centre on Friday announced draft aviation policy aimed at popularising air travel among the people.
Induction of women fighter pilots an `important milestone`, says Praful Bakshi  Oct 24, 8:21 pm
New Delhi, Oct.24 (ANI): Welcoming the Ministry of Defence's approval of the induction of women into the Fighter (Combat) stream of the Indian Air Force (IAF), aviation expert Praful Bakshi on Saturday said that it is a very important milestone for India.
Russia appeals to UN aviation body to open new investigation into MH17 crash  Oct 15, 10:35 am
Johannesburg, Oct 15 (ANI): Russia has appealed to the International Civil Aviation Organisation to open a new investigation into the last year's downing of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17, the chief of the Russian aviation agency said, a day after the Dutch Safety Board released its final report.
Aviation Minister inaugurates meeting on operational safety   Sep 29, 6:42 pm
New Delhi, Sept 29 (ANI): Union Civil Aviation Minister P. Ashok Gajapathi Raju on Tuesday inaugurated the 24th steering committee meeting on Co-operative Development in operational safety and continuing airworthiness - South Asia (ICAO) here.
Ensure normal airline operations are not hit at Patna airport: DGCA tells charter operators  Sep 22, 12:30 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 22 (ANI): Ahead of the Bihar Assembly polls, the Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has directed all chartered flight operators to ensure that normal airline operations are not hit at Patna airport.
Mahesh Sharma is India`s most `uncultured` minister, says Manish Tewari  Sep 19, 3:28 pm
New Delhi, Sept.19 (ANI): Congress leader Manish Tiwari on Saturday said that Mahesh Sharma, the Union Minister of State for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, is India's most "uncultured" minister, and has been making the "most uncultured statements" over the last 15 days.
Mahesh Sharma represents `anti-women` ideology of BJP and RSS, says Oza  Sep 19, 1:56 pm
New Delhi, Sept.19 (ANI): All India Mahila Congress president Shobha Oza on Saturday said Minister of State for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma represents the 'anti-women' ideology of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS).
Government to eliminate 5/20 rule for aviation take-off: ASSOCHAM  Sep 19, 12:55 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 19 (ANI): The Indian aviation sector can take off to a phase of sustainable growth if restrictive rules like 5/20 and First Right of Refusal to Air India in regard to international routes are dispensed, and ASSOCHAM report has said.
Airlines told to suggest ways to control predating prices: Mahesh Sharma  Sep 3, 5:30 pm
New Delhi, Sep.3 (ANI): Minister of State for Civil Aviation Dr. Mahesh Sharma on Thursday expressed concern over the steep rise in airfares during festive seasons and said that the ministry has called on the airlines management to suggest ways to control predating prices.
Pilatus gets top customer service award for 14th consecutive year  Aug 22, 8:20 am
New Delhi, Aug.22 (ANI): Readers of Professional Pilot and Aviation International News magazines have ranked Pilatus as the best customer service provider for business turboprop aircraft.
Air India starts direct flights between Varanasi and Sharjah  Aug 17, 6:39 pm
New Delhi, Aug 17 (ANI): Union Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju and Union Minister of State for Civil Aviation, Culture (Independent Charge) and Tourism (Independent Charge) Dr. Mahesh Sharma jointly inaugurated direct flight of Air India's budget arm, Air India Express, between Varanasi and Sharjah on Monday.
Rs. 600 crore sanctioned for Swadesh Darshan Scheme  Aug 3, 6:58 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 3 (ANI): During the year 2015-16, under Budget Estimates, Rs.600 crore has been allocated to the States/UTs under Swadesh Darshan Scheme according to Mahesh Sharma, Minister for tourism , Culture and Civi Aviation.
Mahesh Sharma slams Congress, says 'no work, no pay' should be followed for parliamentarians  Aug 3, 12:05 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 3 (ANI): Taking on the Congress for the ongoing disruptions in the Parliament, Minister of State for Civil Aviation Dr. Mahesh Sharma on Monday said that 'no work, no pay' should be followed for the parliamentarians in the same way as is done for the labourers.
Hampshire plane crash: Jet reportedly belonged to Bin Laden's family  Aug 1, 1:05 pm
London, Aug 1 (ANI): A private jet that crashed in Hampshire killing four people, is reported to have belonged to an aviation firm owned by the family of the former leader of al-Qaeda Osama Bin Laden.
Infrastructure, regional connectivity essential for India's tourism headway  Jul 23, 5:51 pm
New Delhi, Jul 23 (ANI): Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju and Minister of State for Tourism Mahesh Sharma shared the same platform at the 'Tourism Investors Meet' (TIM) here today, emphasizing on the need for all stakeholders to work as a team to raise the profile of India's tourism sector.
DGCA framing guidelines for mandatory psychometric tests for Indian pilots  Jul 17, 2:32 pm
New Delhi, July 17 (ANI): The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) is reportedly framing guidelines for Indian pilots to take mandatory psychometric tests before being given permission to fly any aircraft.
Govt. to announce new aviation policy shortly to boost growth: Gajapati Raju  Jul 14, 4:57 pm
New Delhi, July 14 (ANI): Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju Pusapati on Tuesday said the government is set to announce a new aviation policy shortly to boost growth and ease business in the sector.
Aviation Day to highlight economic benefits of aviation to Indian economy  Jul 13, 5:58 pm
New Delhi, July 13 (ANI): The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA) and the International Air Transport Association (IATA) are hosting an Aviation Day tomorrow which will highlight the economic benefits that aviation brings to the Indian economy.
Ashok Gajapathi Raju launches GAGAN system  Jul 13, 5:23 pm
New Delhi, July 13 (ANI): Union Civil Aviation Minister P. Ashok Gajapathi Raju on Monday launched the GAGAN system (GPS Aided Geo Augmented Navigation) here and congratulated the entire team on the development of the project.
No bombs found in Turkish Airlines flight: Aviation Secretary  Jul 7, 5:57 pm
New Delhi, July 7 (ANI): Civil Aviation Secretary R.N. Choubey on Tuesday said no bombs were found in the Turkish Airlines flight, which made an emergency landing at the Indira Gandhi International Airport, and added that the flight would be allowed to take off soon.
Turkish Airlines emergency landing: Will be allowed to take off, says Gajapathi Raju  Jul 7, 5:30 pm
New Delhi, July 7 (ANI): Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju on Tuesday said that the Turkish Airlines plane, which made an emergency landing at the IGI airport here, will be allowed to take off.