Gradual removal of 5/20 and new Route Dispersal Guidelines

In November when the ministry of Civil Aviation came up with a draft policy I had written on how the more things change, more they remain the same – “Another Policy without substance – 11th November 2014”. Subsequently in January the revised Route Dispersal guidelines and policy on 5/20 rule for international operations was announced … Continue reading Gradual removal of 5/20 and new Route Dispersal Guidelines

Revised Policy on 5/20 and Route Dispersal Guidelines

 Last week the Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA) discussed revised policy on regional connectivity with all stakeholders and came up with a middle path to address the issue which has been awaiting reforms for a long time.  In 2012, a leading consulting firm submitted report to MoCA on revamping the existing Route Dispersal Guidelines (RDG) … Continue reading Revised Policy on 5/20 and Route Dispersal Guidelines