IndiGo

  • Kingfisher slips to 3rd spot, IndiGo gains 19-11-2011 03:51 PM

    Mumbai: India's struggling Kingfisher Airlines slipped in market share to the third position in October, from second in September, ceding ground to budget airline IndiGo, government data showed. Kingfisher is unlikely to recover lost ground in coming months because the loss-making carrier has cancelled scores of flights in November, catching...
  • IndiGo, SpiceJet asked to explain cancelled flights 11-11-2011 01:57 PM

    New Delhi: The aviation watchdog Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) on Friday issued showcause notices to IndiGo and SpiceJet for having allegedly cancelled flights without informing passengers. The DGCA notice to the low-cost carriers came a day after it had pulled up Kingfisher Airlines for scrapping flights without intimating...
  • DGCA asks IndiGo to explain flight cancellation 11-11-2011 08:26 AM

    New Delhi: Aviation regulator DGCA on Thursday issued a notice to no-frill carrier IndiGo to explain why it had not taken the regulator's prior approval to curtail its flight schedules as is required by the rule. The notice was issued under Rule 140(A) of Aircraft Rules, as it was sent...
  • One more pilot arrested for forging documents 04-04-2011 11:37 AM

    New Delhi: One more pilot has been arrested by the Crime Branch of Delhi Police for forging his documents. The pilot, identified as IndiGo pilot Abhinav Kaushik, has been arrested for forging his marksheet to obtain a Commercial Pilot Licence. So far, six people have been arrested in the fake...
  • Another Air India pilot with fake papers exposed 14-03-2011 08:28 PM

    The fake pilot scam is now getting bigger. CNN-IBN has accessed notes from the US Aviation and the DGCA that expose another pilot who cheated and faked documents. ...
  • Another Air India pilot with fake papers exposed 14-03-2011 08:12 PM

    New Delhi: The fake pilot scam is now getting bigger. CNN-IBN accessed notes from the US Aviation and the DGCA that expose another pilot who cheated and faked documents. The papers reveal how a pilot whose licence was canceled in the US is a commander in Air India. Arjun Giare...
  • Fake pilot licence: flying schools to be probed 14-03-2011 04:18 PM

    New Delhi: Civil Aviation Minister Vayalar Ravi has called for an investigation into the fake pilot licence scam. Two pilots - Air India's JK Verma and Praminder Kaur Gulati of IndiGo - have already been arrested for allegedly procuring their licence on forged documents. "My direction given to DGCA is...
  • DGCA crackdowns on pilots with fake licences 14-03-2011 07:42 AM

    New Delhi: The crackdown on pilots with fake licences is likely to intensify with more arrests expected. The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has already started to scrutinise nearly 4000 licences. Air India's Captain JK Verma was arrested on Saturday by the Delhi Police's Crime Branch on charges of...