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IndiGo set to join UDAN scheme

New Delhi: IndiGo, the country’s largest airline by market share, is likely to participate in the government’s UDAN scheme for providing regional air connectivity. The airline on Tuesday announced the signing of a term sheet with Avions de Transport Regional G.I.E. (ATR) for purchase of 50 ATR 72-600 aircraft. This ...

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PM inaugurates country’s second Green Airport in Vadodara

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has gifted the country with Second green International Airport after inaugurating the Integrated Terminal Building of Harni airport, Vadodara Airport. He highlighted his government’s efforts to help the differently-able and said, “In every infrastructure we create, we have to be conscious about the requirements of our ...

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e-Tourist Visa (ETV)

Government of India has launched e Tourist Visa on 27th November 2014. In the budget announcement 2015-16 it was committed to extend the scheme to 150 countries by March 2016. Countries/Territories included in e-Tourist Visa Scheme Albania, Andorra, Anguilla, Antigua & Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Barbados, Belgium, ...

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PM proposed Reforms to Aviation policies

Ministry of Civil aviation is proposing to scrap or modify 5/20 rule in the policy in order to provide equal opportunities to grow for new entrants such as Vistara and Air Asia India. As per existing rule the aviation company should complete five years of domestic service and should have ...

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