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Civil Aviation Ministry cancels Air Odisha's license

Bhubaneswar: In a major blow to Air Odisha, the Union Civil Aviation Ministry has cancelled the license of the airlines for operations in as many as 50 flight routes owing to its poor performance. Biju Patnaik International Airport director Suresh Chandra Hota informed, “The Airport Authority of India (AAI) has sent a letter mentioning the […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Air Odisha passengers grumble about fares

Launching of intra-state air services in Odisha is a dream-come-true for those who were looking for a way to travel from one corner of the State to another, finish their work and come back the same day.

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Rape allegation: Problems mount for Air Odisha chief Santosh Pani

Bhubaneswar: Clouds of danger seem to be looming large over Air Odisha chief, Santosh Pani as police have started investigation into the rape charges brought against him by a former employee. According to sources, police raided the Air Odisha office and seized some documents. Moreover, police also went to the rented accommodation, where according to […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Air Odisha flight services from Jharsuguda to start from June 14

Bhubaneswar: Air Odisha will launch its flight services from the newly-licensed Jharsuguda airport under the Ude Desh ka Aam Naagrik (UDAN) scheme from June 14. “All preparations from our side are complete to launch flight services from June 14.  We will be using 18-seater twin-engine aircrafts. Jharsuguda will connect to Raipur and Ranchi also,” said […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Air Odisha restrained from stake sale, bank account operations

Bhubaneswar: Air Odisha which successfully bid for as many as 50 routes under the UDAN (Ude Desh ka Aam Naagrik) scheme of the Central government recently has been served a stay order by the Bhubaneswar Civil Judge Court restraining it from selling off its stake and operating its bank account. The investors who were duped […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
Air Odisha former director arrested 

Bhubaneswar: Former director of Air Odisha Aviation Pvt Ltd (AOAPL) Santosh Pani was arrested by the Khandagiri Police today on the basis of a NBW issued against him in connection with a fraud case. Sources said a complaint was filed against Pani on the allegation of cheating Sandeep Ray, son of former Union coal minister […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Small cities to get air connectivity by Sep

Bhubaneswar: Flight service from Odisha to several small cities will be made operational soon. The Civil Aviation Ministry held a discussion with several airlines companies in this regard on Thursday. The airline companies chosen for the service under the UDAN (Ude Desh Ka Aam Naagrik) scheme are Air Deccan and Air Odisha Private Limited. The […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Air Odisha director held for Rs 40 lakh fraud

Bhubaneswar: Less than 24 hours after the Odisha government terminated the agreement of intra-state air service provider Air Odisha Aviation Pvt Ltd, the Khandagiri police arrested the director of the company on Wednesday for cheating a person to the tune of Rs 40 lakh. Police said, Santosh Pani was arrested based on the complaints filed […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
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Air Odisha cries foul after tender cancellation notice

Bhubaneswar: Just months after the launch of intra-state airline Air Odisha, the General Administration (GA) department has served a tender cancellation notice to the local carrier. According to sources, a show-cause notice was served to the homegrown carrier on May 26. On May 30, the Air Odisha authorities furnished their response to the show-cause. Alleging […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Fresh cheating charge against Air Odisha

Barely five days after the Khandagiri police here registered a fraud case against home grown intra-state flight operator Air Odisha for cheating a shareholder of Rs 1.5 crore, a similar charge has been leveled against it by a service provider on Thursday

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
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Another cheating case filed against Air Odisha

Bhubaneswar: In yet another blow to the homegrown charted carrier Air Odisha, a fraud case was filed against the company at Khandagiri police station here today following a court order.

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Air Odisha flight to Kalahandi from May 1

Bhubaneswar: In good news for flyers in the state, local carrier Air Odisha will start its operations from Bhubaneswar to Kalahandi district from May 1. The private air service operator conducted a trial run on Saturday ahead of the formal launch of the service. According to Air Odisha sources, a nine-seater plane with Junagarh MLA […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Shareholder charges Air Odisha with fraud

Bhubaneswar: A shareholder of home-grown intra-state flight operator, Air Odisha, has filed a fraud case against the company at the Khandagiri police station. The complainant, identified as Sandeep Ray, son of BJP MLA Dilip Ray, had alleged in his complaint that that two cheques worth Rs 40 lakh given to him by the company has […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Air Odisha resumes ops after govt intervenes

Bhubaneswar: Air Odisha on Monday announced resumption of its intra-state flight services to all four cities after the State government cleared the pending subsidy to the carrier. Besides the home-grown flight carrier announced expansion of its air services to Bolangir and Kalahandi from next month. Announcing the resumption of services, the carrier’s airport manager Joseph […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Air Odisha temporarily suspends flight due to non-payment of subsidy

Air Odisha CMD Radhakanta Pani on Sunday said the airlines will stop its inter-state operations in the State temporarily from Monday due to non-payment of Rs 60 lakh due on account of subsidy

  • Monday, 19 July 2021