Flying lantern kites within ten kilometres of an airport might soon be banned, with the government proposing amendments to aircraft rules.
Saudi Arabia has put on hold privatization plans for King Khaled International Airport in Riyadh, sources said.
The Civil Aviation Ministry is considering a steep reduction on GST levied on the aviation maintenance, repair and overhaul industry.
Air Odisha will connect Bhavnagar and Surat with the capital city Ahmedabad, starting from April 16, a release said.
The forum reiterated its opposition to the privatisation of the airline, saying that "it (Air India) is our national pride and it served the nation many a times in need."
Suresh Prabhu today ordered an enquiry into the IndiGo staff off-loading a passenger at Lucknow airport.
The airline in a statement said that they were looking into "a solution for the concerns raised by the staff of their ground handling agency".
Air India has more than 6,200 slots for domestic and intl flights, which could be among the key attractions for potential bidders, according to an official document.
Strongly opposing the Centre's plans to sell 76 percent stake in Air India, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee demanded an immediate withdrawal of the order.
IndiGo and GoAir, whose 14 A320 Neo aircraft were grounded by DGCA due to faulty engines, have started receiving spare engines from Pratt and Whitney.