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Airports Authority identifies eight airports for real estate development

Airports Authority of India said it has identified eight airports where it intends to carry out commercial real estate development once the government relaxes the relevant rule.The airports are Lucknow, Kolkata, Amritsar, Varanasi, Bhubaneshwar, Jaipur, Raipur and Tirupati, it said in a statement.Separately, the Airports Authority -- which owns and

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Hindustan Aeronatics submits detailed proposal for Aerospace Univeristy

Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd, India's biggest manufacturer of aeroplanes and related equipment, has submitted a detailed project report for setting up an aerospace university in the country, the government said.The university will be called 'HAL Aerospace University', the civil aviation ministry said in response to a query.The university, to be set

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SpiceJet starts Kolkata-Dhaka flight, more to follow

SpiceJet said it will start daily flights to Dhaka from Kolkata on Mar 23, its first to the Bangladeshi capital, and said it plans to introduce more international flights soon.With the Dhaka service, the total number of international destinations served by the company has reached seven.Last month, the airline announced

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Jet Airways launches daily flights from Bengaluru to Singapore

Jet Airways said it is launching a daily direct flight from Bengaluru to Singapore from 14th December, further expanding its connectivity across the ASEAN region. The new flight will offer passengers from Hyderabad, Mangaluru, Coimbatore and Thiruvananthapuram connectivity to Singapore via Bengaluru.“This service has been introduced in response to growing

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GoAir offers students 5% off, extra baggage allowance for students

Low-cost carrier GoAir has launched a new promotion -- Smart Student Fare-- which offers discounts and extra baggage allowance for students.Students will get 5% discount on base fare and excess baggage allowance up to 25Kgs while travelling on GoAir carriers. The scheme is applicable only for students above

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SpiceJet launches 16 new flights for enhancing connectivity in North-east

Budget airline SpiceJet launched 16 new flights with a special focus on North-East India.The new flights include Kolkata-Silchar-Guwahati; Kolkata-Aizawl-Guwahati; and Kolkata-Gorakhpur-Delhi routes."SpiceJet intends to penetrate the underserved markets within its domestic network and thereby aims to enhance regional connectivity," the airline said.The company has outlined new markets on to its

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Anil Ambani’s Reliance Infra to make Rafale jet parts in India under JV with Dassault Aviation

Reliance Anil Ambani group said itś unit Reliance Aerospace entered into a joint venture with Dassault Aviation, a French aircraft manufacture.The partnership between Reliance and Dassault will also focus on promoting Research and development projects under the IDDM program (Indigenously Designed, Developed and Manufactured), a new initiative of India’s Defence

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