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FAA Tightens Reins on United Amid Safety Concerns

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has announced that it has not approved any expansions of United Airlines' routes or fleet and is mandating t...

Who Will Secure Maldivian’s New Aircraft Lease Deal?

Island Aviation Services Limited (IASL), operating as Maldivian, is seeking expressions of interest (EOIs) from lessors for an exciting leasing opport...

IndiGo Eyes Expansion: In Talks for 100 Regional Aircraft

In an ambitious move to bolster its regional connectivity, IndiGo, India's largest low-cost carrier (LCC), is reportedly in advanced discussions ...

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Airlines

FAA Tightens Reins on United Amid Safety Concerns

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has announced that it has not approved any expansions of United Airlines' routes or fleet and is mandating t...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    18 May 2024
Who Will Secure Maldivian’s New Aircraft Lease Deal?

Island Aviation Services Limited (IASL), operating as Maldivian, is seeking expressions of interest (EOIs) from lessors for an exciting leasing opport...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    18 May 2024
IndiGo Eyes Expansion: In Talks for 100 Regional Aircraft

In an ambitious move to bolster its regional connectivity, IndiGo, India's largest low-cost carrier (LCC), is reportedly in advanced discussions ...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    18 May 2024
Can India's Airports Soar Higher? A Promising Outlook for Aviation Stakeholders

India's aviation sector is poised for significant growth in the fiscal year 2025, with overall air passenger traffic projected to increase by 8-11% ye...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    18 May 2024
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Airport

Is Dubai Building the World's Ultimate Airport?

Dubai, known for its grandeur and ambition, has once again set its sights on redefining what is possible in the aviation sector. On April 28, 2024, Sh...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    30 Apr 2024
Rising Traffic to Lift Revenue of Private Indian Airports by 30% this Fiscal

An expected increase of 10% in passenger traffic on the high base of fiscal 2024, combined with capital expenditure (capex)-linked tariff hikes and ri...

  • Preet Palash
    26 Apr 2024
Mumbai’s Airport sees 16% Jump in Passenger Traffic

Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport (CSMIA) saw over 52.8 million passengers in FY 2023-24, showcasing a 16% rise in passenger ...

  • Preet Palash
    23 Apr 2024
Data of 3 Million Passengers Safe: Digi Yatra Foundation

The Digi Yatra Foundation has said that all the data collected from nearly 3 million users at the airport is in safe hands.The statement comes after o...

  • Preet Palash
    22 Apr 2024
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Defense

HAL Shares Soar Over 6% to Hit 52-Week High on Bagging Large Defence Orders

The Ministry of Defence on November 30 accorded an initial approval to procure an additional batch of 97 Tejas light combat aircraft and around 1...

  • Radhika Bansal
    02 Dec 2023
Airbus to Expand Collaboration with Tata Advanced Systems to Broaden India's Defence Supply Chain

Airbus intends to expand its collaboration with Tata Advanced Systems to broaden India's defence supply chain and introduce new products aligned ...

  • Radhika Bansal
    28 Nov 2023
IAF Issues INR 10,000 Crore Tender to HAL for 12 Su-30MKI Fighter Jets

In a step towards boosting its squadron strength, the Indian Air Force has issued an INR 10,000 crore tender to the state-owned Hindustan Aeronautics ...

  • Radhika Bansal
    23 Nov 2023
NATO to Upgrade its Surveillance Fleet With 6 Boeing E-7 A Wedgetail Aircraft

NATO will replace its ageing fleet of AWACS surveillance planes, in service since the Cold War in the 1980s, with a militarised version of the Boeing ...

  • Radhika Bansal
    17 Nov 2023
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DGCA

DGCA Seeks FDTL Implementation Timeline from Airlines

DGCA seeks FDTL implementation timeline from airlinesThe move comes after court is set to hear the matter on May 8thThe Directorate General of Civil A...

  • Preet Palash
    11 Apr 2024
Pilots Body Opposes DGCA About-Turn in a Letter to the Minister

The health and safety of the pilots cannot be prejudiced for the commercial benefit of operators, the Federation of Indian Pilots has warned.The Feder...

  • Preet Palash
    01 Apr 2024
DGCA Puts Pilot Rest Norms on Hold

Aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has put on hold new pilot duty norms for pilots that were set to be applicable from 1s...

  • Preet Palash
    27 Mar 2024
DGCA Rejects Airline Request to Delay Flight Duty Norms Deadline

Aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has refused to extend the 1st June deadline by which time airlines have to implement t...

  • Preet Palash
    18 Mar 2024
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History

Quarterhorse takes the next big leap towards hypersonic travel

The SR-71 has been the god of speed in aviation for almost 50 years, capable of exceeding Mach 3.2 (about 2,200 mph), but the Atlanta-based aviation ...

  • Prashant Prabhakar
    29 Jan 2023
Air India to formally transfer its strong 4k ‘Maharaja Collection’ of artworks to NGMA

Air India will transfer its precious collection of over 4,000 artworks by well-known artists to the National Gallery of Modern Arts (NGMA) for public...

  • Sakshi Jain
    19 Jan 2023
India's East-West Airlines Director imprisoned for the '90s fraud

Faisal A Wahid, the Director of the now-defunct East-West Airlines (India), was given a 12-month prison term this week for a shady fuel trade in the ...

  • Sakshi Jain
    28 Dec 2022
The last Boeing 747 rolled out of its Washington Factory State

Boeing rolled out its last Boeing 747 from a plant in Washington state, ending a more than 50-year production run, on Tuesday, December 6. https:...

  • Sakshi Jain
    07 Dec 2022
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India

Can India's Airports Soar Higher? A Promising Outlook for Aviation Stakeholders

India's aviation sector is poised for significant growth in the fiscal year 2025, with overall air passenger traffic projected to increase by 8-11% ye...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    18 May 2024
Skybound Synergy: Air India-Vistara Merger Takes Flight

In a significant stride towards consolidation in the Indian aviation sector, the impending merger between Air India and Vistara has garnered...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    17 May 2024
Is FA Airlines' Acquisition of FlyBig Set to Reshape India's Aviation Landscape?

In a recent development poised to make waves in India's aviation sector, Mumbai-based FA Airlines is on the brink of acquiring regional carrier F...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    17 May 2024
Can Qantas' Expansion Bridge the Gap Between India and Australia?

Qantas, the renowned national carrier of Australia, has made a significant announcement that could reshape travel between India and Australia. With a ...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    17 May 2024
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Manufacturer

Airbus Partners with TATA Group to set up India’s First Helicopter Final Assembly Line in Private Sector

In a major boost to ‘Make in India’, Airbus Helicopters has announced that it is partnering with the Tata Group to establish a Final Assembly Line...

  • Preet Palash
    28 Jan 2024
After Alaska Airlines Incident, DGCA Orders Inspection of SpiceJet & Akasa's Boeing 737 MAX's

Aviation regulator DGCA has asked airlines in India to inspect Boeing 737 MAX planes after a door of Alaska Airlines flew out mid-air. "Pursuant ...

  • Preet Palash
    07 Jan 2024
Boeing to Expand its Chennai Engineering Hub INR 300 Crore Investment & 1100 New Jobs

In a boost for Tamil Nadu’s advanced R&D ecosystem, aerospace major Boeing is expanding its presence in Chennai and is set to sign an investment...

  • Radhika Bansal
    06 Jan 2024
New Design & Test Facility at Aero Engine Research & Development Centre of HAL Inaugurated in Bengaluru

A new state-of-the-art design and test facility at the Aero Engine Research and Development Centre (AERDC) of Hindustan Aeronautics Limited ...

  • Radhika Bansal
    02 Jan 2024
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Middle East

Saudia Group's Innovations for Hajj Season 2024

Saudia Group, the national flag carrier of Saudi Arabia, unveils its comprehensive operational plan for Hajj Season 2024, marking a milestone in the f...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    11 May 2024
Emirates Chairman Expresses Discontent Over 777X Delays

The aviation industry's anticipation for Boeing's 777X, touted as the largest twin-engine jet with seating for approximately 400 passengers, has been ...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    09 May 2024
Etihad Eyes Aircraft Purchases Amidst Industry Turbulence

In a bid to expand its fleet amidst a turbulent aviation landscape, Etihad Airways has expressed interest in acquiring aircraft from Airbus and Boeing...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    08 May 2024
Turkish Airlines Eyes Major Aircraft Expansion

Turkish Airlines, one of the leading carriers in the world, is charting an ambitious course for expansion. Chairman Ahmet Bolat recently announced pla...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    01 May 2024
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Space

India Exploring Joint Collaborations With Boeing, Blue Origin, Voyager Space for Space Partnerships

India’s space agency is exploring joint collaborations with Boeing Co., Jeff Bezos’s Blue Origin LLC and Voyager Space Holdings Inc., as an offici...

  • Radhika Bansal
    30 Nov 2023
FAA Completes Safety Evaluation for SpaceX Starship-Super Heavy License

In a significant step towards the future of space exploration, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced on Tuesday, October 31, 2023, that ...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    01 Nov 2023
How to Land a Space Shuttle?

Space exploration has always been a testament to human ingenuity, pushing the boundaries of what is technologically possible. Astronauts embarking on ...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    21 Oct 2023
The FAA's Review of SpaceX's Starship Mishap: Ensuring Safety and Environmental Responsibility

In the world of space exploration, innovation often goes hand in hand with challenges. SpaceX, the trailblazing aerospace company founded by Elon Musk...

  • Abhishek Nayar
    17 Aug 2023
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