Top headlines: DGCA threatens IndiGo, Oct GST collections remain subdued

DGCA threatens IndiGo Aviation regulator DGCA requested IndiGo on Friday to exchange Pratt and Whitney (PW) engines of 23 A320neo planes by November 19 or else they’d be grounded. The regulator additionally requested IndiGo that each one 97 such plane in its fleet should have modified PW engines by January 31 subsequent 12 […]

Fix A320neo engines or get grounded: DGCA tells IndiGo

The DGCA warning comes after the airline has reported 4 engine malfunctions in A320neo planes within the final one week, which “has caused serious concern and resultant disruption” A320neo – which is an upgraded, extra fuel-efficient mannequin a part of the extraordinarily common Airbus A320 household — has been posing issues for a lot of […]

Replace engines of 98 Airbus A320neo aircraft by Jan 31, DGCA asks IndiGo

The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has set January 31 as the ultimate date for IndiGo to vary the engines of all its 98 Airbus A320neo aircraft. Planes with unmodified engines is not going to be allowed to fly after the deadline. DGCA’s order, issued on Friday, comes after […]

DGCA conducts alcohol detection on airside personnel at top 10 civilian airports

8 Totally Helpful Travel Tips The Directorate General of Civil Aviation has began to conduct alcohol detection assessments at top ten civilian airports of the nation on personnel largely working at the airside. The airside space of an airport is primarily used for plane operations. This transfer by the DGCA is to enhance security requirements […]

GoAir aircraft veers off runway at Bengaluru airport; DGCA summons pilots

On November 11, GoAir flight G8 811, flying from Nagpur to Bengaluru, reportedly veered off the runway whereas touchdown. (File Photo) Aviation watchdog DGCA has summoned two GoAir pilots relating to its probe into an incident at Bengaluru airport the place a airplane coming from Nagpur apparently veered off the runway in dangerous climate circumstances, […]