Foreign tourist arrivals to India to reach pre-covid level by 2023: Capa India

New Delhi, March 23 -- Aviation consultancy firm Capa India expects foreign arrivals to India to reach pre-covid levels only by calendar year (CY) 2023, while the total number of foreign tourists are ... Read More

India extends ban on international flights till 30 April

New Delhi, March 23 -- The Indian government has extended the ban on international commercial flights till 30 April, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) said in a circular on Tuesday. The... Read More

Ircon earmarks capex of upto Rs.10,000 crore for 2021-22

New Delhi, March 23 -- Ircon International Limited, a public sector enterprise specializing in engineering, construction and transport infrastructure, has earmarked a capital expenditure (capex) targe... Read More

MoRTH exceeds highway construction target during FY21

New Delhi, March 23 -- The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH) has exceeded the target for highway construction for fiscal year 2021 despite the ongoing pandemic that led to a lockdown dur... Read More

Tariff hikes will lift profit of top four airports to 65% of pre-pandemic level

New Delhi, March 22 -- A likely increase in tariff at some of the country's busiest private airports will help lift their operating profit to about 65% of pre-pandemic levels during the next fiscal, r... Read More

MoRTH alerted on cybersecurity intrusion on transport sector

New Delhi, March 21 -- The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH) on Sunday said that it has received an alert on targeted intrusion activities directed towards the transport sector, a fortni... Read More

Vande Bharat mission brought back over 67.5 lakh people: Hardeep Singh Puri

New Delhi, March 21 -- The government's Vande Bharat mission (VBM) to repatriate stranded Indians from foreign countries during the pandemic has brought back over 67.5 lakh people so far, civil aviati... Read More

Chartered aircraft bookings rise due to elections, improving travel appetite

NEW DELHI, March 18 -- A rise in first-time flyers seeking to minimise exposure to covid-19, upcoming elections, and improving travel appetite, especially after the rollout of vaccines, have led to a ... Read More

Vistara to upgrade 787-9s for long haul

New Delhi, March 18 -- Vistara is in talks with Boeing Co. to modify 787-9 Dreamliner jets it is set to induct over the next two years by adding a resting room for crews, allowing the airline to mount... Read More

Domestic air passenger traffic remains muted during February

New Delhi, March 17 -- Indian domestic air passenger traffic grew at its slowest rate in February, since flights were allowed to resume in June last year following a lock down, due to the rising numbe... Read More