Air India to get Rs 6,000 cr capital infusion from government


State-owned Air India will get around Rs 3,000 crore more in the later part of this fiscal from... »

AERA extends date for charging of tariff for Delhi airport

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The Airports Economic Regulatory Authority (AERA) in an order dated October 14, 2014 has extende... »

Japanese majors eye Railways electric loco supply deal

Mamuni Das

Japanese majors, such as Toshiba, Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Mitsubishi Corporation, Mits... »

Gadkari to launch Electronic toll collection on Oct 27

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Union Minister of Road Transport & Highways Nitin Gadkari is to inaugurate the Narendra Modi... »

TCS-developed data base for Star Alliance goes live

Ashwini Phadnis

A premium customer data base, which helps Star Alliance recognise customers who are Gold and... »

Truck rentals to go down by 3-4%

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Truck rentals are expected to dip three-four per cent after the fall in diesel prices on main trunk routes, said SP Singh, Senior Fellow, Indian Foundation of Transport Research and Traini... »

Cochin Port Trust aims higher cargo movement to Maldives

V. Sajeev Kumar

The Cochin Port Trust is exploring ways to promote cargo movement to Maldives Port through a regular shipping service.A lot of Indian origin produce are now routed to Maldives throug... »

Ahmedabad metro rail project gets Govt nod

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The Union Cabinet today gave its approval for Ahmedabad Metro Rail Project Phase-1 covering a length of 35.96 km at a total project cost of Rs. 10,773 crore.  The Central Gov... »

Cathay Pacific appoints new area sales manager for AP, Telangana

M Somasekhar

Cathay Pacific Airways has appointed Sudhakar Parthasarathy as Area Sales Manager – Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. He will oversee the sales in Andhra Pradesh based out of Hyderabad. Sudh... »

S. Railway to run special train for Diwali

T E Raja Simhan

‎Southern Railways will run a special train to Tiruchi from Chennai to clear the extra rush of passengers for Diwali. Train No.06861 Chennai Egmore – Tiruchchirappalli Superfast Special (... »

Ferrying 19 lakh people, IndiGo retains top slot

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Domestic airlines carried 58.22 lakh passengers during September this year, an increase of close to 28 per cent over the 45.55 lakh passengers flown during the same period last year.... »

Mangalore airport to be shut at night for 6 months


Night flight operations at the Mangalore International Airport (MIA) would be suspended for six months from November 1 to take up works on the runway end safety area and parallel taxiway.“T... »

Kolkata-Chennai train rescheduled

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South Eastern Railway said it is rescheduling a Friday’s train timing and short-termination a couple for continued trouble for past week’s cyclone Hudhud. Santragachi - Chennai AC Expre... »

Airbus to cut A330 production rate in 2015


Planemaker Airbus will cut production rates of its A330 plane to nine a month from 10 in the fourth quarter of 2015 as it switches to a revamped version of the jet, the A330neo. Airbus la... »

Air India ponders buying the A-320 NEO

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Air India is currently evaluating whether to induct the Airbus320 New Engine Option (NEO) aircraft into its fleet after 2017.**At the moment IndiGo is the only Indian carrier which has ordered the... »

Vizag airport to resume flights from Friday 

Southern Railway adds additional coaches to clear extra rush

IWAI to improve inland waterways network

‘IndiGo’s primary focus is still the Indian market’

With new aircraft and foreign routes, Air Costa sheds the regional tag

Air Costa plans go national next year

Etihad Airways revenue increases 29% in 2014

British Airways to fly Dreamliner on Chennai-London leg

Indian firm to develop Iran’s Chabahar Port

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An Indian joint venture company will develop the Chabahar Port in Iran with an investment of $85.21 million (around ₹520 crore) and operate the port for 10 years through a leasing agreement. Th... »

Boeing 787 order: Air India wants to shift from 'sale-and-lease-back' to buy

Air India Boeing 787 Dreamliner (file photo)

Ashwini Phadnis

Air India has written to the Government seeking permission to shift from sale and lease back to outright purchase of the 15 Boeing 787 aircraft that the airline is yet to acquire. Air Ind... »

India to develop Chahbahar Port with $85 m investment

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The Union Cabinet approved a proposal wherein an Indian joint venture company will develop Chahbahar Port in Iran with an investment of $85.21 million and operate the port for 10 years thr... »

Coast Guard to base ICGS Amartya at Mangalore

A J Vinayak

Indian Coast Guard will base ICGS (Indian Coast Guard Ship) Amartya at New Mangalore. ICGS Amartya is the eighth in the series of 20 inshore patrol vessels indigenously built by Cochin Sh... »

Delhi Metro plans 104-km-long corridor in phase IV


Even as work is underway on Metro’s phase III, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation has proposed 103.93-km-long corridor in phase IV which is likely to come up by 2022. A detailed project rep... »

Trans-loading at Kanika Sands begins

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Kolkata Port Trust has begun trans-loading operation at Kanika Sands this week. Kanika Sands is deeper draft all weather anchorage point, off Hoogly river mouth in Bay of Bengal.... »

Vizag ports still paralysed; only VCTPL functional

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The two ports in Visakhapatnam - the public sector Visakhapatnam main port and Gangavaram port - are still not in a position to resume cargo-handling operations. However, the Visakhapatnam Co... »

Container handling charges set to drop substantially at Vallarpadam

V. Sajeev Kumar

Come January the container handling charges at Vallarpadam Terminal is set to reduce substantially, bringing cheer to the Exim trade. This follows a decision taken at the coordination com... »

Chandilya: AirAsia profitable on 4 out of 5 routes

Adith Charlie

Air Asia India seems to have hit the ground running. The newest entrant in the Indian aviation space is making profits on four of the five routes it operates in the country, according to Mi... »

This winter, only IndiGo, GoAir to operate more flights

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Pant Nagar and Diu will be added to the domestic air map with the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) approving flights to these two airports during the forthcoming winter schedule... »

Vistara signs pact with SITA for air-to-ground airline operations

NASA tool to help airlines minimise weather delays

Lessons from Phailin: how the Railways prepared for cyclone Hudhud

Eight JetLite pilots quit, join Jet Airways

Kochi airport records rise in passenger volume

AI to restart Delhi-Vadodara flight from Thursday

IndiGo places order for 250 Airbus NEO aircraft

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