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Wednesday, Sep 18, 2019
news about Directorate general of civil aviation
Sep 05, 2019 13:27
IndiGo’s operations at Mumbai airport were hit hard with the carrier cancelling many flights on Wednesday following incessant rains in the city. read more
Sep 04, 2019 23:38
In a similar case on July 24, an aspiring pilot appearing in Hyderebad was caught with mobile phone. He has been barred for two years. read more
Sep 04, 2019 06:44
On July 13, an off-duty Air India pilot, who was flying to Bengaluru as an additional crew member because the plane was full, was grounded after he failed a breath analyser test for alcohol consumption . Following this, the DGCA barred pilots from travelling... read more
Sep 03, 2019 18:29
The pilot community had opposed the move as the airline’s manual allows pilots to travel in the cockpit as an additional crew as they might have to join duty from the next station. read more
Aug 28, 2019 19:56
There have been 19 incidents of inflight shut down\/mid-air turn back\/rejected take off since 2017, nine of which happened this year, due to issues in the main gear box (MGB) and low pressure turbine (LPT) of Airbus Neo aircraft. read more
Aug 24, 2019 22:14
After a meeting with the Uttarakhand Civil Aviation Development Authority (UCADA), State Disaster Relief Authority (SDRA) and representatives of two helicopter operators part of the relief operation, the DGCA has said the operations will remain suspended... read more
Aug 22, 2019 22:17
During the January to July 2018 period domestic air traffic grew by 21.79% as compared to the same period of the previous year, data from the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) showed, while annual domestic traffic growth during the January... read more
Aug 09, 2019 22:59
In order to regulate airside activities and to reduce ground incidents, for safe operation of aircraft, DGCA has decided to conduct the safety audit of airside activities quarterly as per the checklist. read more
Aug 07, 2019 20:36
Under a proposal of the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) engineers working at the airside, air traffic controllers and drivers of passenger bridges and buses will also be subjected to breath analyser test soon. read more
Aug 06, 2019 19:29
The aviation watchdog has said that air transportation is steadily becoming a major activity either for business or leisure. read more
Jul 27, 2019 15:41
The aircraft that Rohit Pandey was working on had completed a Kolkata-Silchar flight. It had taxied out at 3.35pm and returned to the bay at 3.55pm owing to a snag. read more
Jul 14, 2019 04:52
In a statement, IndiGo confirmed the incident and that the passengers (of flight 6E 2315) injured were given medical aid. read more
Jul 06, 2019 00:05
The circular comes after the DGCA noticed that in a few incidents, the crew had declared “May Day fuel” for seeking priority in landing either because of adverse weather conditions or because of airport limitations. read more
Jul 05, 2019 22:56
Civil aviation regulator has asked the airlines in India to carry fuel for two alternate destinations considering adverse weather conditions in some part of the country. read more
Jul 05, 2019 00:23
In the 72 hours since it has been stuck, the aircraft has been moved just around 70 metres towards the paved area of the runway read more