Government backs measures to make Kannur Airport fully operational by September

Government backs measures to make Kannur Airport fully operational by September

June 29, 2018: Minister for Civil Aviation Suresh Prabhu has said that the Kannur airport will be provided with all possible help to make it fully operational by September this year. After meeting wit...

Emirates SkyCargo transports record volumes of mangoes and perishables from Mumbai

Emirates SkyCargo transports record volumes of mangoes and perishables from Mumbai

June 28, 2018: Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates, has transported record volumes of mangoes from Mumbai in the months of May and June this year.The air cargo carrier witnessed a grow...

Cargo policy to accelerate exim, domestic freight operations

Cargo policy to accelerate exim, domestic freight operations

June 26, 2018: Union civil aviation minister Suresh Prabhu has informed that the ministry is working on a cargo policy, which will increase movement of cargo by airlines. To enhance the movement of ai...

Livestock to be exported from Nagpur airport to support Vidarbha farmers

Livestock to be exported from Nagpur airport to support Vidarbha farmers

June 26, 2018: On June 30, the first batch of livestock comprising sheep and goat will be exported to Sharjah from Nagpur airport. Around 1 lakh sheep and goat will be exported over a period of three ...

CSIA Mumbai receives three-year renewal of ACI’s Level 3+ Neutrality

CSIA Mumbai receives three-year renewal of ACI’s Level 3+ Neutrality

June 23, 2018: GVK Mumbai International Airport Limited (MIAL), the company that administers the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA) has become the only airport in the country and second ...

Jet Airways gets its first 737 Max from Boeing

Jet Airways gets its first 737 Max from Boeing

June 21, 2018: Jet Airways has received its first 737 MAX airplane from Boeing. The airline becomes the first Indian carrier to fly the new and improved 737 airplane, which delivers a double-digit imp...

IBS Software inks multi-year contract with British Airways

IBS Software inks multi-year contract with British Airways

June 21, 2018: IBS Software (IBS) has been selected by British Airways to provide a technology solution for flight and crew operations management. The multi-million dollar, multi-year contract signed ...

Facilitated by Turkish Cargo, Turkish cherries land on Norway shelves 

Facilitated by Turkish Cargo, Turkish cherries land on Norway shelves 

 June 20, 2018: Turkish Cargo is carrying 600 tonnes of Turkish cherries to Norway using its A330 type freighters. The carrier will transport Salihli cherries (Bing Cherry) to Oslo by its 10 dedicate...

Gulf Air begins non-stop Bahrain-Kozhikode service

Gulf Air begins non-stop Bahrain-Kozhikode service

June 18, 2018: Gulf Air recently launched its daily non-stop service from Kozhikode to Bahrain. The inaugural flight was flagged off by K Srinivasa Rai, director, Calicut International Airport, a pres...

Boeing expands its footprint in aerospace engineering in Bengaluru

Boeing expands its footprint in aerospace engineering in Bengaluru

June 18, 2018: Boeing announced in Bengaluru on its expansion of engineering and technology centre and said it would accommodate another 1,000 new employees to drive aerospace innovation.Boeing India ...

SpiceJet to start direct flights between Tuticorin, Bengaluru from July 1

SpiceJet to start direct flights between Tuticorin, Bengaluru from July 1

June 18, 2018: SpiceJet has recently added direct route flights connecting Tuticorin and Bengaluru, the flight will make its debut on July 1, 2018.The budget carrier had last month announced ten new f...

Vistara receives 21st aircraft

Vistara receives 21st aircraft

June 15, 2018: Vistara has received its 21st aircraft, an Airbus A320neo powered by CFM engines. The new aircraft landed at Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport recently. With this addition t...

Wipro to facilitate LATAM Cargo’s digital transformation with CROAMIS

Wipro to facilitate LATAM Cargo’s digital transformation with CROAMIS

June 14, 2018: Indian IT company Wipro has sealed a deal with leading cargo carrier of Latin America-LATAM Cargo under which the carrier gets Wipro's next generation CROAMIS information technolog...

Jet Airways connects Allahabad to Lucknow and Patna under UDAN

Jet Airways connects Allahabad to Lucknow and Patna under UDAN

June 14, 2018: Jet Airways commenced its services under the Government’s Regional Connectivity Scheme (RCS) – UDAN by linking Allahabad with the state capitals of Lucknow and Patna. Of the 7 rout...

Air Odisha links Chhattisgarh with Andhra Pradesh

Air Odisha links Chhattisgarh with Andhra Pradesh

June 14, 2018:  Air Odisha Aviation Private Limited is commencing air operations under UDAN scheme of Ministry of Civil Aviation, presently connecting Jagdalpur to Raipur on daily basis on route Raip...

Brussels Airport introduces blockchain application on their BRUcloud data sharing platform

Brussels Airport introduces blockchain application on their BRUcloud data sharing platform

June 14, 2018: Brussels Airport recently announced the launch of its first application using blockchain technology, strengthening its position in digital innovation in the air cargo industry. Brussels...

Emirates SkyCargo inks MoU with Cainiao Network to use Dubai as a hub

Emirates SkyCargo inks MoU with Cainiao Network to use Dubai as a hub

June 13, 2018: Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates has signed an MoU with Cainiao Smart Logistics Network, the logistics arm of the Alibaba Group, to jointly facilitate the delivery of...

Turkish Airlines, ZTO Express and PAL Air join hands to facilitate global e-commerce market

Turkish Airlines, ZTO Express and PAL Air join hands to facilitate global e-commerce market

June 12, 2018: Turkish Airlines’ Turkish Cargo recently signed a joint venture with Chinese cargo giant ZTO and Hong Kong based PAL Air in Istanbul.The partnership is being regarded not only as a hu...