Indian aviation growth story may not be good for fight against climate change

From 74 to 148: Indian Aviation industry booms in past decade

Over the past 9 years, the Indian aviation industry has seen remarkable growth, with the number of operational airports doubling from 74 in 2014 to 148 in 2023. The growth can be attributed to the unwavering efforts of the government to improve airports and aviation infrastructure. The Regional Connectivity Scheme – Ude Desh ka Aam … Read more

What is #FAAOutage that US is facing, grounding all flights?

What is #FAAOutage that US is facing, grounding all flights?

A Federal Aviation Administration computer glitch brought flights to a standstill in the US early Wednesday morning, with thousands of delays rapidly cascading through the system at airports across the country. The FAA ordered all US flights to delay departures until at least 9 am Eastern time. Due to heavy congestion, the FAA cleared flights … Read more

Pakistan’s PIA plane seized at Malaysia airport over court case

The ‘Boeing-777’ aircraft of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has been taken over by the Malaysian administration at Kuala Lumpur Airport. The Pakistani aircraft has been taken into custody on the order of a local Malaysian court. ALSO READ: IMF Praised Agriculture Law But Also Expressed Apprehension According to media reports, the PIA did not pay … Read more

Sriwijaya Air crash site found, says Indonesian military

Flight SJ182 disappeared from radars shortly after takeoff from Jakarta with 62 people on board. Rescuers have pulled body parts and wreckage from the Java Sea. Indonesian authorities on Sunday said they have identified the crash site of flight SJ182. The Sriwijaya Air Boeing 737-500 lost contact shortly after takeoff on Saturday from Jakarta with … Read more

Passenger plane goes missing after flying in Indonesia

A passenger plane has gone missing after flying from Indonesia’s capital Jakarta. More than 50 people were on board this aircraft. Officials say that the Sriwijaya Air Boeing 737 lost contact with Jakarta en route to West Kalimantan province, after which the plane went missing. ALSO READ: These Hindu names are famous in Muslim country Indonesia … Read more

Govt ‘Informally’ asks airlines not to fly Chinese nationals into country

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In a stern response, India has informally told all airlines not to come to India with Chinese citizens. This step taken by India is being seen as a reaction to China’s action. In November, China, citing the corona virus epidemic, decided not to temporarily grant entry to Indian citizens with valid visa holders and permits. After this, … Read more

33 in list of J&K leaders barred from flying abroad

Almost 33 leaders of Jammu and Kashmir have been banned from going abroad. Due to this, former National Conference MLA Altaf Ahmad Wani was stopped from boarding a flight to Dubai at Delhi airport on Thursday evening. Officials said that they were not allowed to travel abroad. The names of former Chief Ministers Dr. Farooq … Read more