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Jeypore Airport Approved
Jeypore Becomes 3rd Odisha Airport After DGCA Nod

The Director General of Civil Aviation on Thursday provided license to the Jeypore Airport in Odisha's Koraput.The airport has been allowed by the central agency to carry out commercial flight operations.

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  • Thursday, 20 October 2022
A Chartered Flight At Jeypore Airport
Jeypore Airport gets DGCA nod for commercial flight operation, check details

This license authorises the aerodrome to be used as regular place of landing and departure to all persons on equal terms and conditions for operation by aircraft requiring specifications of runway and associated facilities including granted exemptions

  • Thursday, 20 October 2022
Airlines will have to take action against flyers without mask, says DGCA
Airlines will have to take action against flyers without mask, says DGCA

The regulator said that in view of the rise in the number of Covid cases, the airlines have been advised again on August 16, to strictly comply with Covid protocols inside the aircraft.

  • Wednesday, 17 August 2022
Air Passenger With A Boarding Pass
DGCA removes price cap on air fares

The ministry had imposed lower and upper limits on air fare after the resumption of services in May, 2020 following the two-month nationwide lockdown to contain the spread of Covid-19.

  • Wednesday, 10 August 2022
Air Vistara Flight
Mumbai-bound Vistara flight returns to Varanasi after bird hit

Vistara A320 aircraft VT-TNC operating flight UK622 (Varanasi-Mumbai) was involved in an air turn back to Varanasi due to a bird hit. The aircraft has landed safely in Varanasi with and the radome is damaged. It has been declared aircraft on ground (AOG), the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA)said.

  • Saturday, 06 August 2022
Spicejet Flight
DGCA orders Spicejet to operate only 50% of its flights for eight weeks

During these eight weeks, the airline would be subjected to "enhanced surveillance" by the DGCA.

  • Wednesday, 27 July 2022
No night landing facility at 25 airports in India
No night landing facility at 25 airports in India

AAI has undertaken installation of a night landing facility at Kolhapur airport. A team of Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has carried out the inspection of the airport on June 10, 2022.

  • Monday, 25 July 2022
Aircraft snags: DGCA conducts spot checks, finds insufficient engineering staff certifying planes
Aircraft snags: DGCA conducts spot checks, finds insufficient engineering staff certifying planes

They also found that there has been an "increasing trend of MEL (minimum equipment list) releases" of aircraft, it said.

  • Tuesday, 19 July 2022
Akasa Air
With licence to fly, Akasa Air to start operations this month

"The grant of the AOC is the final step of a comprehensive and rigorous process laid down by the DGCA and marks the satisfactory completion of all regulatory and compliance requirements for the airline's operational readiness," Akasa Air said in a statement.

  • Thursday, 07 July 2022
SpiceJet failed to establish safe air service, safety margin degraded: DGCA
SpiceJet failed to establish safe air service, safety margin degraded: DGCA

It has given three weeks to SpiceJet to respond as to why action should not be taken against it.

  • Wednesday, 06 July 2022
Air India Likely To Be Handed Over To Tata Group By Weekend
DGCA imposes Rs 10L fine on Air India for denying boarding to passengers without compensation

According to the regulator, Air India may not have a policy in this regard and does not pay compensation to the passengers.

  • Tuesday, 14 June 2022
De-board passengers who refuse to wear face mask in plane: DGCA to airlines
De-board passengers who refuse to wear face mask in plane: DGCA to airlines

Besides, airport operators must take help of the local police and security agencies and levy fines on people not wearing face masks, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) said in a circular.

  • Wednesday, 08 June 2022
IndiGo CEO regrets Ranchi incident, offers to buy electric wheelchair for specially abled child
IndiGo fined Rs 5 lakh for denying boarding to specially-abled child

The DGCA had on May 9 formed a three-member team to investigate the incident.

  • Saturday, 28 May 2022
DGCA warns airlines against offering unserviceable seats
DGCA warns airlines against offering unserviceable seats

The regulator thereby advised airlines to not book passengers beyond the serviceable seats, meeting the approved design specification available in the aircraft, released for scheduled services.

  • Tuesday, 24 May 2022
DGCA grants Jet Airways air operator certificate, can resume commercial flight ops
DGCA grants Jet Airways air operator certificate, can resume commercial flight ops

The airline intends to restart commercial flight operations in the July-September quarter.

  • Friday, 20 May 2022
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