Written by Susmita Pakrasi | Edited by Meenakshi Ray, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON SEP 03, 2021 05:59 AM IST
- In a communication to the civil aviation authority of Bangladesh on August 28, the ministry of civil aviation said that the air bubble can be restarted from September 3 till the resumption of international passenger flights.
PTI | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, Indore
UPDATED ON SEP 01, 2021 09:56 AM IST
Air India's Indore-Dubai flight operations resume after 17 months amid Covid-19 after it was stopped in March 2020
PTI | , Kochi
UPDATED ON AUG 15, 2021 01:58 PM IST
- Cochin International Airport Ltd (CIAL) to host 3 flights from London a week. Air India will operate services on Sunday, Wednesday and Friday in the LHR-COK-LHR sector from August 22.
UPDATED ON JUL 25, 2021 07:36 PM IST
Lt Governor of Puducherry, Tamilisai Soundararajan, urges Centre and Civil Aviation Ministry to recommence flight services to the union territory after suspension amid Covid-19 pandemic. She also insisted that the temple town of Karaikal be included under UDAN scheme to promote spiritual tourism.
UPDATED ON JUN 29, 2021 06:39 PM IST
From US increasing its travel warning for the United Arab Emirates and four African countries to New Zealand reopening travel bubble, Vietnam to resume flights and Spain taking UK off restriction-free list, catch all the travel updates amid Covid-19 here
UPDATED ON JUN 24, 2021 04:30 PM IST
Hotels in Turkey's popular Antalya region are ready to reopen after Moscow announced it was lifting flight restrictions to Turkey. Tourism representatives are hoping that their sector — a key component of the Turkish economy — can now recover some of its losses.
By Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON JUN 14, 2021 02:40 PM IST
- ‘Start Toh Karo’: Malaika Arora’s fitness inspiration to ‘stretch while travelling’ is exactly the Monday motivation we were looking for and now we’re already straightening our posture in office chair | Check out the video and benefits of this simple exercise inside
UPDATED ON JUN 07, 2021 06:00 PM IST
A statement by IndiGo airline said that the Kolkata-Darbhanga flights as well as Hyderabad-Darbhanga flights will be daily flights. This announcement has come at a time when India and its aviation sector have been badly hit due to the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic.
UPDATED ON JUN 06, 2021 05:34 PM IST
Starting from Monday noon, passengers leaving Guangzhou, are required to present negative nucleic acid test results within the last 48 hours. The local authorities in the Chinese metropolis continue to increase preventive Covid-19 measures to curb the spread of coronavirus.
UPDATED ON MAY 31, 2021 11:05 AM IST
US airlines -American and Southwest announced the policies to stop serving alcohol on flight after the latest in-flight violence was captured on a viral video that showed a woman punching a flight attendant in the face on a Southwest Airlines flight from Sacramento, California, to San Diego
UPDATED ON MAY 26, 2021 07:42 AM IST
- As travel recovers from Covid-19 pandemic, USA cuts Mexico's aviation safety rating after finding that the country does not meet standards set by a United Nations aviation group. Hence, US airlines won't be able to sell tickets on flights operated by Mexican airlines
UPDATED ON MAY 25, 2021 11:35 AM IST
Iceland will get a new airline next month as startup Play Air seeks to capitalise on the North Atlantic island’s recovery from the coronavirus crisis. The launch of flights to seven European cities from June 24 comes almost two years after Play was first conceived as a successor to Wow Air Hf
UPDATED ON MAY 18, 2021 10:58 AM IST
United Airlines joins Delta Air Lines and American Airlines in announcing additional Covid-tested flights to the popular European travel spot, Italy, which had been closed to tourists from countries including the United States, Canada and Japan amid Covid-19
UPDATED ON MAY 17, 2021 12:47 PM IST
Lifting of the United Kingdom’s months-long ban on leisure travel and resuming of flights amid Covid-19 is seeing Brits break free for warmer climes after being penned up all winter.
UPDATED ON MAY 10, 2021 09:18 PM IST
Kuwait suspends travel from Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal and Sri Lanka. To enter Kuwait from the four countries, people must have been in another country for at least 14 days beforehand
UPDATED ON MAY 02, 2021 09:33 AM IST
Portugal allows entry only to travellers from essential flights (for professional, study, family reunion, health and humanitarian reasons) amid Covid-19 restrictions
UPDATED ON APR 19, 2021 08:03 PM IST
United Airlines Holdings Inc selected three European summer destinations - Greece, Iceland and Croatia because they allow US travellers who comply with local Covid-19 pandemic restrictions to enter. The carrier has never flown those routes before.
UPDATED ON APR 14, 2021 08:06 PM IST
American Airlines Group Inc plans to boost flights to mountain and beach destinations, including new routes to Orlando, Florida, from eight cities including Pittsburgh and Indianapolis as it bets that travel this summer will take a big step toward normalisation
Reuters | , Athens
PUBLISHED ON APR 05, 2021 07:29 AM IST
On Sunday, the Greek authorities announced that the Covid-19 restrictions were extended for all international passengers till April 19 and the same for domestic passengers will go on till April 12 due to the rise in cases.
PUBLISHED ON MAR 30, 2021 04:37 PM IST
DGCA approves 18,843 flights per week for summer schedule
UPDATED ON MAR 30, 2021 08:00 AM IST
- Bank of America says that recovery in leisure travel is now 'in full swing' even as parts of Europe impose new Covid-19 restrictions and the US Centers for Disease Prevention and Control tells people not to travel, American Airlines find flight bookings are nearly back to pre-pandemic levels
UPDATED ON MAR 24, 2021 10:00 AM IST
While 'things certainly look difficult for the time being' due to a 'third wave' in coronavirus infections in several European countries, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson aims to announce plans on the resumption of international flights by April 5.
UPDATED ON MAR 17, 2021 06:39 PM IST
The committee underlined the need for rationalising the cancellation charges and prescribing an 'upper limit'
UPDATED ON MAR 05, 2021 08:03 PM IST
Flights from the UK to Mallorca witness 'skyrocketing demand' as holiday fever grips Great Britain amid announcements to exit lockdown
UPDATED ON MAR 03, 2021 07:46 PM IST
While suspension of international commercial passenger flight services have been extended till March 31, tourism body in Goa suggests government to form travel bubbles with Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, other CIS (Commonwealth of Independent States) countries, the UK, Poland and Finland
PUBLISHED ON MAR 03, 2021 10:36 AM IST
- The trailer for Flight, a new film starring Mohit Chadda, has been released. Watch here.
UPDATED ON FEB 28, 2021 07:01 PM IST
At a time when domestic air traffic remains low due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Australian regional airline, Rex, to challenge Qantas and Virgin on the country's big-city routes by launching more flights in competition
UPDATED ON FEB 08, 2021 05:01 PM IST
Airlines maps are ditching business hubs and are being overhauled to reflect new demand in leisure travel. Here’s what you need to know about the opportunity for travellers right now
PUBLISHED ON FEB 05, 2021 08:39 AM IST
Even though coronavirus vaccines have started rolling out, it is still unclear as to when travelling worldwide will get back to its normal self. According to experts, we can only expect to recover in 2022.