Suresh Prabhu said improving passenger amenities, promoting cargo handling facilities and early operationalisation of 56 new airports under UDAN scheme will be the focus.
Kovind accepted the resignations of Telugu Desam Party MPs Ashok Gajapathi Raju Pasupati and Y S Chowdary, an official spokesman said.
Chowdary said he and Ashok Gajapathi Raju were stepping down as ministers but would continue to be part of the NDA.
The ball has been set into motion for the next general election, regardless of when it is held - at the end of the year as some expect or next April as scheduled.
Air India has been showing "considerable improvement" in operational and financial parameters, with the airline posting an operating profit of Rs 298.03 crore in 2016-17.
Union minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju said Uttar Pradesh has a vast potential in the field of civil aviation.
The delay in shifting of flight operations from one terminal to another at the IGI Airport has hampered expansion work, Min of Civil Aviation Ashok Gajapathi Raju said.
The chopper company is a 51:49 joint venture between the Civil Aviation Ministry and oil behemoth ONGC.
The government has not taken a final decision yet on how much stake in Air India it wants to sell, Minister of Civil Aviation Ashok Gajapathi Raju said.
Domestic air traffic grew 20 percent in January, with airlines ferrying more than 1.14 crore passengers, according to official data.
Acquires Cynosure Inc and Cynosure Interface Solutions for $31mn and Rs13cr respectively
To add platform capabilities in the insurance segment which contributes 15% of total business
The Acquisition is expected to close within the next 3 months
Sells Essar Steel loan to Deutsche Bank
Has sold its $385 mn Foreign currency loan extended to Essar Steel
Bank has taken a 38% haircut
Rs 1600 cr is expected earnings to the bank from the deal
Economic Times Reports
To Sell 50% stake in prime Mumbai office assets to Blackstone for $1.3bn
The co is also in discussions to sell its residential and commercial projects in Chennai
To convene shareholder’s meet on 23rd March in regard to the proposed divestment
Gets Order Worth Rs 230 Cr From NTPC
To perform the pressure part metallurgy upgradation for 3 660MW super critical steam generators
Will help NTPC commission the 3x 660MW plant started 12years
Declared L1 bidder for EPC Project in UP worth Rs 677cr from NHAI
The completion period for the project is 30 months