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Thursday, Aug 22, 2019
Faizan Haidar

Faizan Haidar


Faizan Haidar writes on the Delhi government, city politics, transport, aviation, and social welfare. A journalist for a decade, he also tracks issues such as trafficking and labour exploitation in Delhi and other states.

articles by Faizan Haidar (1030 results)
Apr 06, 2019 00:07
Pakistan opened its airspace in phases in March after closing it following the Indian airstrike on a terror camp in Pakistan on February 26. read more
Apr 04, 2019 22:57
Pakistani authorities forced a SpiceJet cargo plane on its way from Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates to Afghanistan’s Kabul to turn back after it entered Pakistan’s airspace on Wednesday, two officials familiar with the matter said. read more
Apr 03, 2019 23:45
According to the second Air India official, the money generated from these sales will go to special purpose vehicle (SPV) called Air India Asset Holding Limited (AIATSL) that was created by the civil aviation ministry in 2003. read more
Mar 30, 2019 06:41
According to the monthly report of the Directorate General of Civil Aviation, 79,795 passengers were hit by flight cancellations last month, more than doubling from January, when 37,819 passengers had been affected. The previous record high was in March... read more
Mar 29, 2019 21:49
IndiGo’s A320 fleet with NEO engines have been facing engine related issues and manufacturer Pratt and Whitney have addressed the problem in the past. read more
Mar 28, 2019 06:31
The coming months could see a fall in air fares or, at the least, a return to normalcy, spelling relief for passengers. read more
Mar 27, 2019 06:57
Air India is giving a complete makeover to the menu it serves passengers on its international flights starting on April 1. read more
Mar 25, 2019 14:42
Shashi Kant, the former director general of police of Punjab who was travelling to Chandigarh from Delhi, tweeted a photograph of his boarding pass issued at the New Delhi airport, questioning how the photos of the two Bharatiya Janata Party leaders... read more
Mar 24, 2019 07:57
As the Lok Sabha electoral race gathers pace, demand for chartered planes and helicopters to fly around candidates and their political paraphernalia is rising rapidly read more
Mar 23, 2019 08:28
Apart from trains, private airstrips, unserved airports where no flight operates and helipads have also been put under close watch to check the flow of unauthorised arms, cash and gold, and other contraband in the run-up to the polls, according to a... read more
Mar 16, 2019 07:18
This is being done to avoid details of the deployment of assets such as fighters and surveillance platforms from leaking, according to people familiar with the matter who asked not to be identified. read more
Mar 14, 2019 00:44
Thirty-five SpiceJet flights to be hit; total of 150 flights down across 3 carriers. read more
Mar 12, 2019 00:01
After the Ethiopian Airlines crash, regulator says only experienced pilots to be deployed on 737 Max 8 flights. read more
Mar 08, 2019 07:29
The domestic passengers will end up paying Rs 220 extra and international passengers up to $4.85 or around Rs 340, two officials familiar with the matter said. read more
Mar 08, 2019 07:26
Airlines have announced a slew of initiatives to celebrate “nari shakti” on International Women’s Day. read more