Budget carrier AirAsia India on Saturday said bookings for its flights are open from April 15, but it is open to any change in case aviation regulator DGCA issues fresh directives on the issue.
All domestic commercial passenger flights have been suspended in the country in view of the rising cases of novel coronavirus. Along with cargo flights, off-shore helicopter operations, medical evacuation flights or flights "specifically" approved by aviation regulator DGCA can operate as usual.
Explaining the new rule, an official said the Wifi services onboard flights can be accessed from the time when the flight doors are closed, till the same opened for disembarkation.
An Indian Air Force aircraft carrying around 15 tonnes of medical supplies left for the coronavirus-hit Chinese city of Wuhan on Wednesday.
Pakistan has again suspended flights to coronavirus-hit China till March 15 due to surge in the infected cases. The coronavirus death toll in China climbed to 2,592 with 150 new fatalities
Passengers looking to travel from Indore (Madhya Pradesh) to Rajasthan's religious city Ajmer have a great news. Star Air is launching first direct flight from Indore to Kishangarh in Rajasthan from March 16. Kishangarh is just 35 kilometers from Ajmer city with less than hour drive.
Flights are continuing to be disrupted at Heathrow Airport on Monday due to a massive technical failure of the system handling check-in and flight information in all four passenger terminals.
The national carrier created history by becoming the first commercial flight to fly to Israel over Saudi Arabia and Oman in March 2018, seen by many as a diplomatic breakthrough and often presented by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as a major achievement of his government signalling improving ties with Gulf countries.
Investigations into the cause of the activation are ongoing. During the disruption, 50 departure flights were delayed by 30 minutes or more and nine arriving flights were diverted.
Low visibility and accumulation of snow at the Srinagar airport led to cancellation of 15 flights on Thursday morning, officials said. Most parts of the valley received snowfall overnight. “The air traffic remained affected on Thursday as well as no flight operations took place in the morning,” an official of the airport here said.
Eighteen flights departing from the Delhi airport were cancelled on Monday due to inclement weather at other destinations, a senior airport official said.
No flight operations will take place for around an-hour-and-45-minutes at the Delhi International Airport on seven days -- January 18, 20-24 and 26 -- due to the Republic Day celebrations, said an official document on Sunday.
Besides, the airline's Calicut-Dubai flight was diverted to Al-Maktoum airport as it could not land in Dubai, an Air India spokesperson said.
On the occasion of its 5th anniversary, Vistara Airlines has announced big discounts on domestic flight tickets. The offer is only valid for travel between January 25 to September 30, 2020.
The flight restrictions reflected fears that the conflict between the longtime foes could ratchet up following Iranian ballistic missile strikes Tuesday on two Iraqi bases that house U.S. troops.
An air hostess suffered seven leg fractures as the plane she was deployed on hit a massive hailstorm, a media report stated on Tuesday. Sharing her excruciating experience, the air hostess explained how the plane climbed 500 feet to avoid the turbulence.
Budget airline IndiGo on Friday announced that over the next two months it will start daily flights on six new routes which come under the Centre's regional connectivity scheme UDAN.
Flight operations on January 1, 2020 remained normal. The minimum temperature remained around 5-degree Celsius on Wednesday morning.