Kokernag town in south Kashmir recorded 3.8 mm of snow, while the highway township of Qazigund along the Jammu-Srinagar national highway registered 0.2 mm of snowfall
It is essential for commercial pilots to maintain adequate contact with Air-Traffic Control (ATC). However, signals from Chennai ATC have been week for past few weeks and pilots are forced to fly over Bay of Bengal without any contact with the ATC.
Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Saturday inaugurated C-ATFM in Delhi and said it was an "absolute necessity" to ensure higher standards of safety.
The country was one of the fastest growing domestic aviation markets in the world for the past many months.
Pakistan's civil aviation authority on Wednesday announced closure of their airspace in the wake of the escalating tensions with India. On Thursday, the neighbouring country said its airspace will remain closed for commercial flights till Thursday midnight.
India's domestic demand -- revenue passenger kilometres (RPK) -- was highest amongst major aviation markets like Australia, Brazil, China, Japan, Russia and the US.
According to data furnished by IATA, India's passenger traffic growth accelerated to 15.3 per cent in April from a 14.6 per cent growth reported for March 2017.
The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) on Tuesday said that India’s domestic air passenger traffic zoomed by 23.18 per cent in 2016 to 998.88 lakh. "Passengers carried by domestic airlines in 2016 were 998.88
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