The Board of Directors of InterGlobe Aviation Limited (IndiGo) appoints Pieter Elbers as Chief Executive Officer, subject to regulatory approvals. He will join IndiGo on or before 1 October 2022. He succeeds Mr. Ronojoy Dutta (71) who has decided to retire on 30 September 202
Minister of Civil Aviation Jyotiraditya M Scindia today interacted with various farmers across the country on the benefits and challenges of Kisan Drones. The interaction took place under 'Samvaad with Scindia', an interactive programme in which minister interacted with the farmers and drone users directly.
On 17 May 2022, the nation will witness a landmark event in the history of indigenous warship building when two frontline warships of the Indian Navy, Surat, a Project 15B Destroyer and Udaygiri, a Project 17A Frigate will be launched concurrently at Mazgaon Docks Limited, Mumbai. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will be the Chief Guest for both the events.
International departures will reach 68% of the pre-COVID-19 levels globally in 2022 and are expected to improve to 82% in 2023 and 97% in 2024, before making a full recovery by 2025 at 101% of 2019 levels, with a projected 1.5 billion international departures. However, the trajectory for the recovery in international departures is not linear across regions or countries, says GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company.
Catering to a growing city of promising tourism options, Jabalpur airport is witnessing the rise in passenger traffic. The airport is now getting upgraded to provide better services to the air travelers of the region.
ANRA Technologies, a leader in integrated airspace, mission management and delivery systems for uncrewed aircraft, announced a new data migration service for enterprises transitioning to ANRA’s MissionManager drone operations and fleet management platform.
Virgin Atlantic Flight VS3 was turned back mid-flight to London’s Heathrow airport, allegedly because one of the pilots on board had failed to complete their training. According to FlightRadar24, a flight-tracking website, the flight which had taken off from Heathrow airport and was scheduled to land at John F. Kennedy airport in New York was asked to turn back while flying over Ireland.
Domestic carrier SpiceJet, and Axis Bank, India's third-largest private sector bank, have partnered to launch the most rewarding co-branded credit card, powered by Visa that will offer a host of privileges and benefits to customers. The card comes in two variants – SpiceJet Axis Bank Voyage and Voyage Black and is aimed at facilitating a superlative travel experience for flyers through SpiceClub, the first frequent flyer program by a low-cost carrier in India.
Kamal Shah, Editorial Director, Indian Aerospace & Defence, talks to Dr Vivek Lall, Chief Executive, General Atomics Global Corporation for an in-depth view of the MQ-9B and the role it can play in enhancing India’s naval capabilities and how ready the global corporation is to work with India on this and other projects.