Mumbai Airport introduces India’s first Self Bag-Drop

Indian airports are traditionally slower to embrace Information Technology led solutions and hence Hindustan Times report in April 2016 about Jet Airways & Air India planning to automate check-in at T2 at Mumbai Airport was a pleasant surprise.  (Link: No More queues: Jet Airways, AI to automate check-in process) Last week market leader SITA and … Continue reading Mumbai Airport introduces India’s first Self Bag-Drop

Delhi, Mumbai top ranked airports in the world in service quality

Airports Council International (ACI) – the trade association of the world’s airports, today announced the winners of 2017 Airport Service Quality (ASQ) awards. Eleven airports from India were recognised in different categories. Delhi & Mumbai were declared joint winners in the Over 40 million passenger’s category which saw a tie at second place between Beijing and … Continue reading Delhi, Mumbai top ranked airports in the world in service quality

Indian airports shine in Airports Council International (ACI) rankings

Airports Council International (ACI) World announced the winners of its Airport Service Quality Awards based on the opinion of the passengers. Seven airports from India have made it to the list in various categories this year. Last year, eleven airports from India were recognized in different categories. Delhi and Mumbai continued to top the “Over … Continue reading Indian airports shine in Airports Council International (ACI) rankings

Bengaluru airport will operate at reduced capacity during Aero India

Aero India the biennial air show and aviation exhibition will be held at Air Force Station Yelahanka in Bengaluru from 20th to 24th of February. Like its previous editions, the air show will lead to air space closure at Bengaluru and disrupt the schedule of flights for five days of the airshow and the days … Continue reading Bengaluru airport will operate at reduced capacity during Aero India

GoAir goes daily to Phuket from Bengaluru, Delhi and Mumbai

Indian low cost carrier (LCC) Go Air, which started flying international from 11th October has upped the frequency of its flights to Phuket to Daily from three destinations in India – Mumbai, Delhi and Bengaluru. The airline started twice a week to Phuket from Delhi and thrice a week from Mumbai and was soon joined … Continue reading GoAir goes daily to Phuket from Bengaluru, Delhi and Mumbai

TaxiBot starts trials at New Delhi International Airport

Last night Delhi International Airport (DIAL) conducted successful trials of TaxiBot vehicles with involvement of Jet Airways and Spicejet. VT-JGC from Jet Airways and VT-SPF from Spicejet were the two aircraft involved in the trial. Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) and KSU Aviation Pvt. Ltd. had got into an agreement in July 2018 for operating TaxiBot … Continue reading TaxiBot starts trials at New Delhi International Airport

Shirdi International Airport starts commercial services

Today marked the launch of commercial services to the country’s newest airport – Shirdi International Airport. The airport at temple town of Shirdi saw its first commercial departure being flagged off by President Ramnath Kovind earlier today. The services are being operated by Alliance Air – subsidiary of National carrier Air India, which will operate … Continue reading Shirdi International Airport starts commercial services