On December 21, 2014 18:09 (IST)
Aiming to stimulate demand during the lean period, Wadia Group-promoted budget carrier GoAir has said it is putting up 1.7 million seats for sale, offering fares as low as Rs 1,469 for travel next year with a five-day booking period starting Sunday.
On December 17, 2014 00:39 (IST)
The domestic airline industry suffered a total operating loss of over Rs 5,964 crore, including more than Rs 2,874 crore of Jet Airways and Rs 2,123 crore of national carrier Air India, in 2013-14, the Rajya Sabha was informed on Tuesday.
On October 06, 2014 08:17 (IST)
Higher disposable incomes, an expanding middle class and rapid urbanisation have made India one of the world's fastest growing domestic aviation markets, where passenger numbers are expected to grow by more than 75 percent in the next six years to ex...
On September 16, 2014 19:04 (IST)
Low-priced air tickets offered by various Indian airlines seem to have had an effect, with the number of passengers flying in August growing by over 8.3 per cent compared to the previous month, official data showed on Tuesday.
On September 08, 2014 12:08 (IST)
SpiceJet has launched two new slabs of competitive basic airfare rates, as other Indian carriers extended dates for booking low cost tickets over the past few days.
On August 14, 2014 07:50 (IST)
Flag carrier Air India, which has only offered premium travel, will face more competition from second-largest airline Jet Airways, which on Monday said it would ditch its budget unit and focus on the full-service market amid mounting losses.
On July 28, 2014 08:16 (IST)
Wadias' promoted budget carrier GoAir has recorded a 21 per cent growth in traffic on the back of capacity addition and an expanded route network in non-metro markets in the first quarter of the fiscal.
On July 15, 2014 20:58 (IST)
Domestic budget carriers SpiceJet, IndiGo and GoAir rolled out another sale offer on Tuesday with fares starting from Rs 1,699 for a limited period on domestic routes.
On June 14, 2014 21:38 (IST)
IndiGo, SpiceJet and GoAir, which have been warned of stoppage of operations to airports with small runways after they were found flouting payload restrictions while flying to Jammu and Patna, on Saturday replied to the notices issued by the Director...
On June 13, 2014 21:21 (IST)
IndiGo, SpiceJet and GoAir were issued notices by the DGCA after the regulator found them violating safety norms by carrying full flights to these two airports where they should fly with 20 per cent less load, official sources said.
On June 12, 2014 16:35 (IST)
AirAsia India, the Indian arm of the Malaysian no-frills airline headed by Tony Fernandes, will become the fourth budget carrier in the country -- after IndiGo, SpiceJet and GoAir -- once its maiden flight takes off from Bangalore to Goa at 1510 hour...
On June 08, 2014 16:25 (IST)
Wadia group-owned budget carrier GoAir plans to enhance capacity by 21 per cent in this fiscal year (2014-15) by expanding its route network across metro and non-metro cities and higher aircraft utilisation.
On April 03, 2014 20:16 (IST)
Air India launched a short-term 'Monsoon Bonanza' scheme under which tickets on 40 select domestic sectors can be bought till Saturday for travel till September 30.
On March 06, 2014 19:20 (IST)
Budget carrier GoAir on Thursday announced a special scheme for women travellers, offering upgrade to business class for Rs 999, to mark the International Women's Day which falls on March 8 every year.
On March 02, 2014 16:13 (IST)
The Nusli Wadia-promoted private carrier, which currently has 18 aircraft, will automatically become eligible for overseas operations in July when it is expected to induct the 20th aircraft.
On February 26, 2014 19:58 (IST)
The national carrier announced up to 30 per cent discount on advance ticket purchases with an extended travel period on select flights on local routes as well as domestic leg of international flights.
On February 25, 2014 16:43 (IST)
SpiceJet's Monday announcement, called the 'Super Sale Summer Offer', offers up to 75 per cent discount on travel between April 1, 2014 and June 30, 2014. This is the third time SpiceJet is offering tickets at discounted prices in the last one month.
On February 25, 2014 14:57 (IST)
This is the third time in last one month that the Kalanithi Maran-promoted carrier has doled out enticing fares to customers, forcing the rivals to ape the move.
On January 22, 2014 12:14 (IST)
After domestic low-cost carrier SpiceJet launched a three-day "super sale" in which tickets will be available at 50 per cent discount, more carriers have joined the bandwagon.