Articles about Civil Aviation Authority

Rakesh Jhunjhunwala-backed Akasa Air reveals first pictures

23 May 2022

Business
Rakesh Jhunjhunwala-backed Akasa Air reveals first pictures

Akasa Air, backed by stock market maverick Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, released pictures of its first aircraft on Monday.

Regular international flights resume from today; everything you should know

27 Mar 2022

India
Regular international flights resume from today; everything you should know

After two years, India resumed international flight operations on Sunday.

Nearly all British Airways flights cancelled amid two-day strike

09 Sep 2019

World
Nearly all British Airways flights cancelled amid two-day strike

British Airways (BA) pilots went on a 48-hour strike on Monday in an ongoing dispute over pay and conditions.

#Boeing737MAX8 grounding: Civil Aviation Ministry holds meeting with all airlines

13 Mar 2019

India
#Boeing737MAX8 grounding: Civil Aviation Ministry holds meeting with all airlines

The Civil Aviation Ministry held a meeting with all the airlines in the country to come up with a contingency plan in the backdrop of the grounding of Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft after the deadly Ethiopian Airlines crash on Sunday.

Prepared to proactively engage with any threat from Pakistan: IAF

07 Mar 2019

India
Prepared to proactively engage with any threat from Pakistan: IAF

The Indian Air Force (IAF) on Thursday said it was in a "high state of preparedness" for engaging proactively with any kind of perceived threat from Pakistan.

Domestic, international flight operations resume at Pakistan's Lahore airport

03 Mar 2019

World
Domestic, international flight operations resume at Pakistan's Lahore airport

Flight operations resumed at Lahore airport today after being suspended for over 72 hours as Pakistan's airspace was closed in the wake of escalating tensions with India after the Pulwama terror attack.

Taiwan' is now 'Chinese Taipei' on Air India website

05 Jul 2018

India
Taiwan' is now 'Chinese Taipei' on Air India website

National carrier Air India changed the name of Taiwan to Chinese Taipei on its website, following instructions from the government.

Two pilots killed in a cargo plane crash in Nepal

16 May 2018

World
Two pilots killed in a cargo plane crash in Nepal

A small cargo plane crashed today at Humla district in Nepal, killing both pilots, said Deputy Director General at Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal, Ranjan Pokhrael.

Air India introduces 'family fee,' but you can avoid it

17 Apr 2018

India
Air India introduces 'family fee,' but you can avoid it

The next time you fly Air India, prepare to shell out up to Rs. 1,500 for sitting with your traveling group.

Philippines: 9 killed as plane crashes into house after takeoff

17 Mar 2018

World
Philippines: 9 killed as plane crashes into house after takeoff

A small passenger plane carrying five people crashed into a house shortly after takeoff in the Philippines, killing all those onboard and four people on the ground.