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Capping would not be the answer to deal airfares rise: Ashok Gajapathi Raju  Jun 23, 6:24 pm
New Delhi, June 23 (ANI): Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju today said, to deal with steep rise in airfares, capping would not be the answer as it would also push the floor prices at an ASSOCHAM event held in New Delhi.
Employees of civil aviation ministry, AAI mark World Yoga Day  Jun 21, 1:55 pm
New Delhi, June 21 (ANI): To mark the 2nd World Yoga day, the Ministry of civil Aviation and Airports Authority of India practice yoga with great fervor at New Delhi.
Raman Singh praises PM Modi for 'bold and transformative' FDI policy  Jun 20, 7:51 pm
Raipur, June 20 (ANI): Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Monday praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for easing the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) norms in pharma, aviation and defence sectors in what is being called a major reform move.
100 percent FDI in aviation 'a big game changer': Shaktikanta Das  Jun 20, 7:23 pm
New Delhi, June 20 (ANI): Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das on Monday welcomed the government's move to approve 100 percent FDI in aviation, defence and e-commerce sectors, saying this initiative will play as a big game changer and in the process boost employment.
FICCI welcomes Centre's decision to allow FDI into key sectors  Jun 20, 7:08 pm
New Delhi, June 20 (ANI): The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) on Monday welcomed the Centre's decision to open up 100 percent Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) into defence and civil aviation sectors, saying Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government had translated words into action after having made a strong pitch to the global investors.
Radical liberalisation as Govt. approves 100 per cent FDI in aviation, defence  Jun 20, 2:57 pm
New Delhi, June 20 (ANI): The Centre on Monday radically liberalized the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) regime, with the objective of providing major impetus to employment and job creation in India, as 100 per cent FDI was approved in the sectors of aviation, food and defence.
Civil Aviation Policy will greatly benefit air passengers: PM Modi  Jun 15, 7:10 pm
New Delhi, June 15 (ANI): With the Union Cabinet clearing the Civil Aviation Policy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that it will transform the aviation section as well as greatly benefit passengers.
Aviation policy to attract investment in the sector: ASSOCHAM  Jun 15, 5:16 pm
New Delhi, June 15 (ANI): The new aviation policy is a turning point for India's civil aviation sector as it frees the operators from the shackles of 5/20 rule for flying overseas.
Govt. unveils India's first ever Civil Aviation Policy  Jun 15, 4:58 pm
New Delhi, June 15 (ANI): The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) Government on Wednesday cleared India's first ever integrated National Civil Aviation Policy, the focus of which would be on regional connectivity, cargo, maintenance, repair and operations (MRO) and skill development.
Union Cabinet clears Civil Aviation Policy  Jun 15, 1:45 pm
New Delhi, June 15 (ANI): The Union Cabinet on Tuesday cleared the Civil Aviation Policy, which is set to open door to a number of passenger-friendly measures including capping of airfares at Rs. 2,500 for an hour-long flight.
Relief for fliers as Govt. orders air passenger friendly measures  Jun 11, 6:26 pm
New Delhi, June 11 (ANI): In a development signalling major new relief for flying passengers, the Ministry of Civil Aviation on Saturday announced proposed passenger centric adjustments including a cap on cancellation charges, enhanced compensation for denying boarding by the airline and a massive reduction in fee for carrying five kg extra baggage in an aircraft.
ATS Delhi keeps pace with the growing aviation sector  Jun 4, 6:30 pm
New Delhi, June 4 (ANI): A growing number of domestic and international travelers, rise in frequency of daily flights and an increasing thrust for safety and accuracy. All these combined calls for a reliable and precise air traffic control system, taken care of by Air Traffic Services (ATS).
Indian Aviation Academy acquires full member status of prestigious ICAO TRAINAIR plus program  Jun 1, 12:47 pm
New Delhi, June 1 (ANI): The Indian Aviation Academy (IAA), a joint venture of the Airports Authority of India (AAI), Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) and Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS), has achieved one more milestone.
AAI organizes 'Swachh Bharat Pakhwara' at Rajiv Gandhi Bhawan  May 30, 1:39 pm
New Delhi, May 30 (ANI): The Airports Authority of India (AAI) who is responsible for creating, upgrading, maintaining and managing civil aviation infrastructure in India has organized 'Swachh Bharat Pakhwara' and Pledge taking ceremony on "Mission Swachh Bharat" at the Rajiv Gandhi Bhawan, New Delhi.
PM Modi is 'real ambassador' of tourism ministry: Mahesh Sharma  May 26, 4:54 pm
New Delhi, May 26 (ANI): Minister of State for Tourism, Culture and Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma on Thursday heaped praise on Prime Minister Narendra Modi for making a major contribution in the tourism sector. He said that it is because of Prime Minister Modi that perception of India has changed before the world and he is the real ambassador of the country.
To early to conclude EgyptAir flight MS804 crashed: Civil Aviation Ministry  May 19, 2:17 pm
New York, May 19(ANI): Egypt's civil aviation ministry has maintained that it was too early to conclude that the missing EgyptAir flight 804 heading from Paris to Cairo with 66 people on board which disappeared from radar early Thursday morning has crashed.
UNSC discusses fifth set of UN sanctions for North Korea  Apr 30, 1:40 pm
New York, Apr.30 (ANI):United Nations Security Council diplomats are reportedly negotiating a draft statement that would push for tougher sanctions on North Korea to be enforced worldwide after Pyongyang's latest test firing of medium range missiles.
Only Centre can act on Kohinoor issue: Mahesh Sharma  Apr 18, 5:43 pm
New Delhi 18 Apr (ANI): Union Minister of State for Culture, tourism and Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma today said that only the Centre can act on the issue of the Kohinoor Diamond.
Govt. justifies dissolving IGNCA board, says 'it's a continuous process'  Apr 14, 1:15 pm
New Delhi, Apr.14 (ANI): Minister of State for Tourism, Culture and Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma on Thursday dubbed the Centre's move to dissolve the board of the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA) a continuous process while stating that it was not happening for the first time.
New Civil Aviation Policy to address issues aggressively: Tourism Secretary  Apr 13, 10:25 am
New Delhi, Apr 13 (ANI): The new civil aviation policy of the union government, which is quite on the cards, will address both the issues of opening up the skies and regional connectivity in a very aggressive and fulfilling manner, a top Tourism Ministry official said at an ASSOCHAM event held in New Delhi.
Notice issued to Airports Authority over incidents of glass fall at Chennai Airport  Apr 6, 4:28 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 6 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Wednesday issued notices to Civil Aviation Ministry secretary and Airports Authority of India chairman on a complaint that the Chennai Airport despite having been modernized in 2012 has witnessed 61 incidents of glass fall in recent times, endangering safety of travelers, without any substantive action taken by the concerned authorities.
Hijacked Egyptian airline with 81 onboard lands at Cyprus  Mar 29, 12:42 pm
Cairo, Mar.29(ANI):An EgyptAir passenger aircraft en route from Alexandria to Cairo has been hijacked and has landed in Cyprus, according to sources in Egypt's Civil Aviation Ministry.
50 declassified files relating to Netaji to be released online tomorrow  Mar 28, 11:13 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 28 (ANI): The second batch of 50 declassified files relating to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose will be released online by Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Minister of State for Culture and Tourism (independent charge) and Civil Aviation, at 3:30 P.M. on March 29 on web portal www.netajipapers.gov.in.
MH370 mishap: Possible engine piece found on South African beach  Mar 23, 4:50 pm
Kuala Lumpur/ Johannesburg, Mar. 23 (ANI): The South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) has said the recent piece of debris found in one of its beaches will first be analysed to see if it possibly belonged to Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 or not.
Global majors participate in India Aviation 2016  Mar 22, 6:22 pm
Hyderabad, Mar. 22 (ANI): Some 200 aviation companies from over 25 countries participated at the 5th India Aviation Summit held in Hyderabad.