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Indian airlines resumed domestic flights in a staggered manner from May 25, after a two-month suspension during a nationwide lockdown aimed at containing the spread of Covid-19.(Pratham Gokhale/HT Photo)

Flight expansion hit as few fly amid curbs

Livemint | By Rhik Kundu
UPDATED ON JUL 03, 2020 06:12 AM IST
The carriers continue to endure several restrictions, reduced slots at airports, stringent passenger quarantine and lockdowns in several states as well as sluggish demand.
As an example of the shortfalls, the carrier will fly fewer people during all of next month than on a single day in May 2019.(Unsplash)
As an example of the shortfalls, the carrier will fly fewer people during all of next month than on a single day in May 2019.(Unsplash)

United Air braces for ‘essentially zero’ travel demand after aid

By Bloomberg
UPDATED ON APR 16, 2020 11:31 AM IST
United Airlines Holdings Inc. is warning employees of bleak times and potential long-term payroll cuts despite billions of dollars in U.S. taxpayer assistance, as the outlook for travel demand remains depressed into next year.
Citing fatigue, the union is demanding more pilots be assigned to long-haul flights.(@BloombergAsia / Twitter)
Citing fatigue, the union is demanding more pilots be assigned to long-haul flights.(@BloombergAsia / Twitter)

Pilots’ strike leaves passengers stranded after holiday in Asia

by Kyunghee Park and Yu-Huay Sun | By Bloomberg
UPDATED ON FEB 11, 2019 02:01 PM IST
A shortage of pilots has caused chaos for thousands of passengers during peak travel season in the region, as cockpit crew complaining of overwork extended a strike at Taiwan’s biggest carrier to a fourth day.
Officials in the Delhi government said 107 buses will be required to implement the pilot project.(HT File)
Officials in the Delhi government said 107 buses will be required to implement the pilot project.(HT File)

Pilot project to rationalise long bus routes from Najafgarh soon

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Vatsala Shrangi
PUBLISHED ON SEP 20, 2018 02:22 AM IST
Officials in the Delhi government said 107 buses will be required to implement the pilot project. If successful, it may be extended to other parts of the city.
An AirAsia Japan Co engineer looks at an engine of the company's first Airbus SAS A320 aircraft.(Kiyoshi Ota/Bloomberg)
An AirAsia Japan Co engineer looks at an engine of the company's first Airbus SAS A320 aircraft.(Kiyoshi Ota/Bloomberg)

AirAsia nears $23 billion deal with Airbus, to surpass IndiGo’s A320neo fleet

Bloomberg | By Benjamin Katz
UPDATED ON JUL 16, 2018 10:24 AM IST
AirAsia, already the second-biggest customer for Airbus’s re-engined A320 narrowbody, is weighing an order for as many as 100 A321neo aircraft, according to people familiar with the discussions.
Use of mobile phone either supplements or complements travel behaviour, which has an impact on the reduction of travel demand.(Pic for representation/REUTERS)
Use of mobile phone either supplements or complements travel behaviour, which has an impact on the reduction of travel demand.(Pic for representation/REUTERS)

Your mobile phone decides how you travel: IIT-B Survey

Hindustan Times | By Snehal Fernandes, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON JUN 09, 2018 12:01 AM IST
Out of 1,123 Mumbaiites surveyed by the two-member team at IIT-B, 48.7% owned a smartphone and 32.1% had internet pack of more than 1GB
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