Domestic Air Passenger Traffic Remained 44 Percent Lower in April-December 2021: ICRA

Why is Airport Food is More Expensive Than Outside? Here Are Five Reasons

While the facilities and standards at the airport may vary from place to place, there’s one unifying trend globally -how expensive airport food is! From cooked items to packed items, the prices are twice or thrice the regular prices in the market, but why does this happen? Well, there are several key reasons for it, […]

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'Isolation' Not Mandatory for Foreign Arrivals Testing Covid Positive: Authorities

‘Isolation’ Not Mandatory for Foreign Arrivals Testing Covid Positive: Authorities

Travellers arriving in India from any country who will test positive for COVID-19 shall be treated/isolated as per the laid down standard protocol and will not mandatorily be managed at an isolation facility, authorities have said. According to the revised Guidelines for International Arrivals’ released on Thursday, the new norm will apply from January 22 […]

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Ministry of Civil Aviation Advises to Play Indian Music in Flights, Airports

Delhi Fog: Low Visibility Delays Over 100 Flights at Indira Gandhi International Airport

New Delhi: Hundreds of passengers were left stranded at the Indira Gandhi International airport as flight operations were hit adversely on Thursday morning with Delhi waking up to dense fog which delayed over 100 departures. The backlog, officials said, is expected to clear by late afternoon as visibility improves. According to the officials from the […]

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International Flight Ban: Scheduled Flights to and from India Suspended till Feb 28

International Flight Ban: Scheduled Flights to and from India Suspended till Feb 28

Scheduled international flights have been banned to and from India till Feb 28, 2022. Image used for representation. International Flight Ban in India: The suspension of scheduled international passenger flights in India has been extended till February 28, 2022, as per DGCA. PTI Last Updated:January 19, 2022, 13:32 IST FOLLOW US ON: International Flight Ban: […]

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Frankfurt Airport Reports Growth in Passenger Footfall Due to Easing Restrictions

Frankfurt Airport Reports Growth in Passenger Footfall Due to Easing Restrictions

Passenger numbers at Frankfurt airport picked up in 2021 after the easing of some Covid-19 restrictions, it announced in a statement. As one of the busiest airports in Europe, Frankfurt received some 24.8 million passengers in 2021, up by 32.2 per cent from 2020, Xinhua news agency quoted the statement as saying. However, these figures […]

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Ahmedabad International Airport to Close for 9 Hours Daily till 31 May, Here’s Why

Ahmedabad International Airport to Close for 9 Hours Daily till 31 May, Here’s Why

Ahmedabad Airport. Image used for representation. (Photo Courtesy: Twitter/@ahmairport) Ahmedabad airport is scheduled to remain closed for 9 hours a day, daily, till the end of May 2022. News18.com Last Updated:January 17, 2022, 19:02 IST FOLLOW US ON: Flyers planning to take a flight to or from Ahmedabad might be in for some delays as […]

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Agartala Airport to Soon be the Third International Airport in Northeast India

Agartala Airport to Soon be the Third International Airport in Northeast India

The Agartala airport, which was first built in 1942 after the land was donated by the then Tripura king Bir Bikram Kishore Manikya Bahadur and was used as a technical base for the Royal Air Force during World War II, would likely be declared an international airport soon to boost air connectivity with the neighbouring […]

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Ministry of Civil Aviation Advises to Play Indian Music in Flights, Airports

Ministry of Civil Aviation Advises to Play Indian Music in Flights, Airports

The Aviation Ministry has expressed its desire to play Indian music on flights and airport premises. Citing a request by the Indian Council of Cultural Research (ICCR), the ministry has written to airlines and airport operators to consider playing Indian music on board. Usha Padhee, the Joint Secretary in the Aviation Ministry, suggested the changes […]

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