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World’s largest airport ‘under one roof’ Coming Up in Istanbul

The world’s largest airport terminal “under one roof” with a capacity to serve 90 million passengers will be officially opened on October 29 in Istanbul, Turkey. Dubbed as phase-1A of the project – Istanbul New Airport – will have a capacity to handle 90 million passenger per year, making it the largest such facility in […]

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red-eye flights

Air India to connect Mumbai with JFK airport starting Dec 7

National carrier Air India will connect the city with a direct daily flight to JFK airport in New York, starting December,an airline official said Thursday. The airline currently flies a daily service to Newark’s Liberty Airport from the city. “We will launch our air services to JFK airport from Mumbai from December 7, where we […]

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High Demand Growth

Pakyong Airport: India’s 100th, Sikkim’s 1st, Set for Inauguration

Prime Minister Narendra Modi to inaugurate Pakyong airport on September 23. India’s 100th functional Airport, Pakyong airport, coming up Sikkim’s 1st airport Pakyong airport will be inaugurated soon, and ahead of the big historic day, Civil Aviation Secretary R D Choubey and other officials have visited Sikkim to review the arrangements. Nearest city – Gangtok , 30 […]

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Indian Airlines

Is All Well with India’s Aviation Sector?

India’s aviation sector is presently facing serious issues but has so far failed to find any answers. Over the last one month, genuine alarm bells have started ringing. A number of India’s airlines are struggling to keep flying. 1. Jet Airways: India’s biggest full-service airline. It planned to lay off employees, said only 60 days left, suggested […]

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Jet, IndiGo, SpiceJet Penalised Rs 540 million for Unfair Business Practices

March 8, 2018. The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has penalised Jet, IndiGo, SpiceJet Rs 540 mn for unfair business practices.   The penalty levied are as : on Jet Airways – Rs 398.1 million,  on IndiGo – Rs 94.5 million and  on SpiceJet – Rs 51 million   The CCI has imposed the penalty […]

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