Indigo Airlines

  • AirAsia effect: Indigo slashes air fares for Bangalore-Goa route 31-05-2014 11:40 AM

    New Delhi: With the new low-cost airline AirAsia India entering the market, Indigo airlines has also slashed air fares on the Bangalore-Goa route. Indigo is offering tickets on this route for Re 1 plus taxes. The move came after the new low-cost airline AirAsia announced ticket price for its maiden...
  • DGCA penalises 3 private airlines for not using trained pilots in fog 30-01-2014 05:19 PM

    New Delhi: Three private airlines Indigo, GoAir and Jet Airways have been penalised by the Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) for not using pilots trained to land in foggy conditions especially in Delhi. The DGCA has also withdrawn six landing slots allotted to the three airlines. Ahead of the...
  • 60-year-old man jailed for making hoax call to airlines 05-12-2013 12:23 PM

    New Delhi: A 60-year-old man has been sent to imprisonment till the rising of the court by a Delhi court for making hoax call in 2010 to a private airlines that some terrorists have boarded the flight and they may be carrying explosives. Metropolitan Magistrate Jagminder Singh held Raj Bajaj...
  • Watch: Passenger turns violent, slaps air hostess on board IndiGo flight 08-11-2012 12:17 PM

    There was a mid-air scare for passengers on an Indigo Mumbai-Delhi flight on Wednesday. A man allegedly created a ruckus and threatened passengers. He has been identified as Murtaleen Sheikh, a second hand car dealer from Mumbai. One of the passengers on board shot a video in which the man...
  • Passenger turns violent on IndiGo flight, slaps air hostess 08-11-2012 10:39 AM

    New Delhi: There was a mid-air scare for passengers on an Indigo Mumbai-Delhi flight on Wednesday. A man allegedly created a ruckus and threatened passengers. He has been identified as Murtaleen Sheikh, a second hand car dealer from Mumbai. One of the passengers on board shot a video in which...
  • Technical snag grounds Delhi-Bangalore Indigo flight 28-08-2012 10:51 PM

    New Delhi: A Bangalore-bound Indigo flight, with 168 people on board, had to land soon after taking off from the IGI Airport in New Delhi after the pilot experienced some technical problem. The Indigo plane, airbus 320, took off from New Delhi at around 8:45 pm but had to land...
  • Indigo alleges govt favouring a select few airlines 22-07-2012 03:20 AM

    Kolkata: Indigo Airlines co-promoter Rahul Bhatia on Saturday alleged that the government is "tinkering" with aviation policies for "a select few". "Our principle issue is why is the government tinkering with policies for a select few in the industry," Bhatia, Managing Director of InterGlobe Enterprises Group, said while speaking on...
  • 14 pilots, 31 cabin crew failed alcohol test this year 17-05-2012 12:24 AM

    New Delhi: Fourteen pilots and 31 cabin crew members have been found reporting for duty under the influence of alcohol till March this year, civil aviation minister Ajit Singh said on Wednesday. Of the total 14 pilots and 31 cabin crew who failed the pre-flight breath analyser test, a large...
  • IndiGo to add flights on domestic, intl routes 02-03-2012 06:32 PM

    New Delhi: No-frills carrier Indigo Airlines on Friday said it will increase frequencies on the domestic and international routes this summer as it adds nine aircraft to its fleet by the year end. Though IndiGo has no plans to expand its international footprint as of now, "this year, we are...
  • Kingfisher crisis: what is the way forward? 21-02-2012 08:06 AM

    Mumbai: As Kingfisher hits rough weather, it isn't getting any easier for other members of the exclusive club in the Indian skies. The country's six domestic passenger airlines are all fighting for survival and a short-staffed Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) fears financial stress among them could compromise passenger...
  • Eighth arrest made in fake pilot scam 20-04-2011 09:27 AM

    New Delhi: Another pilot was arrested for using forged documents to acquire a flying on Wednesday. Captain Swaran Singh Talwar was arrested in Delhi. He allegedly forged his marksheets to acquire the airline transport pilot license. Talwar was employed with MDLR airlines. Police had earlier issued a lookout notice for...
  • Fake pilot licence racket widens, two arrested 05-04-2011 10:36 AM

    New Delhi: Two more persons, including a pilot, were arrested in Ahmedabad by Delhi Police for allegedly using forged marksheets to procure licence from the country's airline regulator DGCA, taking the total number of arrests in such cases to 11. Hiren Nagar (27), a pilot, and a tout Eknath Patil(46)...
  • Mumbai Diary: Love, not at first sight

    Sanguine Symphony |  Pragati Ratti
    Notions and assumptions may not always prove right. That is what I thought when I got my first sight of Mumbai - the city of...

  • Nose wheel landing: Pilot's licence cancelled 27-02-2011 05:13 PM

    Chennai/New Delhi: The licence of a woman pilot of no-frills airline IndiGo has been cancelled after she made a rough landing in Goa last month, endangering several lives and investigators later found she had allegedly faked papers to get her permit to fly. "Yes, it (commercial pilot's licence) has been...
  • Exclusive: Indigo 'hijack' drama on tape 03-02-2009 11:40 PM

    These pics show the main suspect with other passengers inside the plane. ...
  • Kolkata terror scare delays flight 12-03-2007 12:11 AM

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