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DGCA slaps Rs 10 lakh fine on Vistara for violation of safety rules

New Delhi: The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) slapped a fine of Rs 10 lakh on Vistara airline for violation of safety rules. “Vistara has been fined Rs 10 lakhs by DGCA for violation of takeoff and landing clearance given to first officers without conducting any training. It was detected during a landing in...

Delhi govt registers FIR against 4 airlines for not checking RT-PCR report of passengers

The Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party government in New Delhi filed a complaint against four major airlines for failing to check the RT-PCR test reports of passengers arriving in the national capital from Maharashtra. The stringent move was taken against Indigo, Air Asia, Spicejet and Vistara under the Disaster Management Act. The airlines, however, are...
Airlines will have to refund tickets booked during lockdown period within 3-weeks: DGCA

Airlines will have to refund tickets booked during lockdown period within 3-weeks: DGCA

Airlines will have to refund tickets booked during the COVID-19 lockdown within three weeks without cancellation fees if a customer requests for it, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) said on Thursday. The directive will apply to all domestic and international tickets booked during the first phase of the nationwide lockdown, that began on...

Now, Vistara bans comedian Kunal Kamra

Stand-up comedian Kunal Kamra on Friday tweeted that he has been banned by Vistara airlines, more than two months after he was grounded by four other airlines for heckling TV journalist Arnab Goswami on an IndiGo flight to Lucknow. Kamra tweeted: “Air Vistara has also banned me now till the 27th April, following orders like...