Turkish Cargo has been chosen as the “Best Air Cargo Brand” of Europe

  The successful brand of national flag carrier Turkish Airlines, Turkish Cargo is chosen as the best cargo brand of Europe and received “Best Cargo Airline – Europe” award during the Air Cargo News Awards 2020 which was organised for the 36th time this year. Organised on a digital platform for the first time due … Read more

flydubai to start Tel Aviv flights from November 26, 2020

  flydubai, the Dubai-based carrier, has announced the start of flights between Dubai and Tel Aviv from 26 November 2020.  The carrier will operate 14 flights a week offering a double daily service between Dubai International (DXB) and Tel Aviv Ben Gurion (TLV) and flights are now available to be booked on flydubai.com. This announcement follows … Read more

Delhi airport starts COVID-19 checks for all passengers before departure

Domestic and international passengers taking their flights from the Delhi airport can now get themselves tested for Covid-19 right before their departure, its operator DIAL said on Tuesday. The Covid-19 testing facility at the Delhi airport started on September 12 and it was available for international arrivals only to date. The Delhi International Airport Limited … Read more

AAI hands over Mangaluru Airport to Adani Group on 50-year lease

  The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has handed over the Mangaluru airport to the Adani group on lease for a period of 50 years, according to an official statement. The Central government in February 2019 had privatised six major airports of the country — Lucknow, Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Mangaluru, Thiruvananthapuram, and Guwahati. After a competitive … Read more

Alitalia to recommence direct Rome-Delhi-Rome flights from March 2, 2021

Flag carrier of Italy, Alitalia is glad to announce the recommencement of the flights from Rome (FCO)-Delhi (DEL)-Rome (ROM) on March 02, 2021. Alitalia will resume its non-stop flights between Rome (FCO) and Delhi (DEL) effective March 02, 2021 and will operate flights 3 times a week.       Effective March 02, 2021, Alitalia will … Read more

Repatriation and intl. travel of over 20 lakh people facilitated since May 6 : Puri

The government of India has facilitated the repatriation and international travel of over 20 lakh people through different means since May 6, 2020, said Shri Hardeep Singh Puri, MoS, I/C, Civil Aviation. Interacting with media persons in New Delhi, Puri said that under Vande Bharat Mission, 17,11,128 people have travelled back to India and 2,97,536 … Read more

India may resume international flights fully by Q1 2021

  Hardeep Singh Puri, Minister of Civil Aviation said that he expected international flights from the country will be fully operational only by the first quarter of 2021. India had earlier extended the ban on regular, scheduled international air travel until October 31. In a series of media interactions, said he anticipated that the number … Read more

It’s now safe to fly, says a new study

  After a six-month analysis of the air travel industry’s response to the coronavirus pandemic, Flight Safety Foundation has concluded that industry efforts have succeeded in greatly reducing the possibility of transmission in airports and on aircraft. “The latest evidence shows that aircraft and airports have very low levels of transmission,” said Dr Hassan Shahidi, … Read more