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Kolkata airport one of the fastest growing: Report

Kolkata:  The Airports Council International (ACI), a trade body that represents airports across the globe, has ranked Kolkata airport among the fastest growing in the world. In its report released on Tuesday, ACI’s World Airport Traffic Forecast predicts that India will represent the
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APR
2018

Second runway at KIA next year

Bengaluru: Bangalore International Airport Ltd, the operator of Kempegowda International Airport (KIA), on Tuesday said the second runway is expected to be operational next year and the new terminal by 2021."Work on the second runway and design approvals for Terminal 2 (T2) began
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APR
2018

With 26.91 million passengers, Bengaluru airport sees record growth of 17.6% in last fiscal

Bengaluru: The Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) has recorded an all-time record of passenger traffic, serving 26.91 million passengers in 2017-18. This included 23.10 million domestic passengers and 3.81 million international fliers.This is a 17.6 per cent increase from the prev
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APR
2018

Tatas too unlikely to bid for Air India

New Delhi/Mumbai: Steel-to-autos conglomerate Tata Group, widely seen as a potential suitor for Air India, is unlikely to consider a bid for the state-run carrier as the government's terms are just too onerous, two sources familiar with the matter said.India, keen to sell the los
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APR
2018

SpiceJet to shift flight operations from Belagavi to Hubballi

Hubballi, Belgavi: Belagavi’s loss is Hubballi’s gain. Private budget airline SpiceJet will to shift all its air services from the Sambra airport in Belagavi to Hubballi from where it will operate flights to various parts of the nation and Sri Lankan capital Colombo and Dubai from May
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APR
2018

Wait till April 30 for airport solar power

 Pune: The airport authorities here are now targeting April 30 for the switch-over to solar power from conventional energy.Airpor officials on Monday saud the 300 Kwp (kilowattpeak) solar project was still being installed and that the “scheduled date” of completion was April 30. In Fe
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APR
2018

Sea plane operations to begin soon

New Delhi: Sea plane operations in India could begin soon with a committee under the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) giving its nod to scheduled operators who have single engine sea planes to operate them, R.N. Choubey, Secretary Civil Aviation said on Monday.“Singl
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APR
2018

Air Asia direct flight to Delhi

Imphal: Air Asia has started direct flights between Imphal and Delhi from today. It will operate seven days a week and the daily scheduled arrival at Imphal is 12.25 pm and the departure schedule is 12.55 pm. The new development is an outcome of the North East Development Summit (NEDS
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APR
2018

AirAsia to expand services from Kolkata, fares start from Rs 1,699

Mumbai: AirAsia India has expanded its fleet size to 18 planes with the induction of a new Airbus A320, which will help it add new routes and enhance the frequency between Kolkata and Bagdogra.The 18th A320 aircraft will be stationed in Kolkata, which is the third base for the Tata So
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2018

Civil Aviation minister Suresh Prabhu inaugurates flight from Delhi to Pathankot

 Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu inaugurated the first flight from Delhi to Pathankot at a ceremony held at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi. Pathankot airport was opened by the Airports Authority of India to improve regional connectivity as per the UDAN
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