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Air India yet to decide on direct ATF import: Ajit Singh


August 28th, 2012 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) Air India has not yet decided about importing Air Turbine Fuel (ATF) directly, Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh said Tuesday. The minister said this in ... Read more...

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Ajit Singh to raise tax issue with petroleum, finance ministries


June 6th, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh Wednesday said he will raise the issues of rationalising state sales tax on jet fuel and service tax on tickets ... Read more...

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AI plans to use Dreamliner on domestic routes to cut cost


May 6th, 2012 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) Air India plans to deploy the Boeing-787 Dreamliner aircraft on domestic routes to save on fuel, train the crew and add flexibility to its ... Read more...

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Domestic airlines’ 2011-12 losses around Rs.10,000 crore


May 3rd, 2012 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) The total operational losses of all domestic airlines, barring the budget carrier IndiGo, in 2011-12 is estimated to be around Rs.10,000 crore, Civil Aviation Minister ... Read more...

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Ajit Singh carries aviation woes to PM


March 13th, 2012 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh Tuesday discussed with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh "many issues" afflicting the airline industry.The meeting assumes significance as the government ... Read more...

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Government notifies direct fuel import by airlines


February 22nd, 2012 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) The Indian government Wednesday notified direct import of jet fuel -- a long standing demand of the domestic airline industry -- and called upon ... Read more...

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Airlines should tie-up with suppliers to import jet fuel


February 16th, 2012 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) The civil aviation ministry Thursday said domestic airlines interested in importing jet fuel should tie up with suppliers who have the infrastructure to import ... Read more...

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Jet fuel price cut by Rs.350.70 a kilolitre


February 16th, 2012 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) State-owned oil marketing companies (OMCs) Thursday cut aviation fuel prices by Rs.350.70 or 0.56 percent a kilolitre (kl), effective from midnight Friday.With this, the ... Read more...

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Oil firms halt, resume fuel supplies to Air India


February 2nd, 2012 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) Jet fuel supplies to cash-strapped Air India were halted for three hours by the three state-run oil marketing companies Thursday but resumed following government intervention.An ... Read more...

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Jet fuel price cut by Rs.1,974 a kilolitre


January 31st, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) State-owned oil marketing companies (OMCs) Tuesday cut aviation fuel prices by Rs.1,974.29 or 3.04 percent a kilolitre (kl), effective from midnight Wednesday, as an ... Read more...

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FDI in aviation may give flight to domestic airlines


January 22nd, 2012 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) Operating through a tough financial environment, Indian carriers see a ray of hope in the government proposal to allow foreign airlines to invest funds ... Read more...

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Jet fuel price cut by Rs.622 a kilolitre


December 31st, 2011 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) State-owned oil marketing companies (OMCs) slashed the jet fuel rates by Rs.622.33 or 1.05 percent a kilolitre (kl), effective from midnight Saturday, as crude ... Read more...

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Oil firms cut jet fuel prices by 1.38 percent (Lead)


December 15th, 2011 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) State-owned oil marketing companies (OMCs) Thursday pared jet fuel prices by 1.38 percent or Rs.833 per kilo litre (kl), effective from Dec 16.With this, ... Read more...

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Oil firms increase jet fuel price by 3.70 percent


November 30th, 2011 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) State-owned oil marketing companies (OMCs) Wednesday increased the prices of aviation turbine fuel (ATF) by 3.70 percent, effective from Dec 1.The ATF at Delhi's IGI ... Read more...

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High taxes reason behind rising jet fuel: Ravi


November 30th, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) The government Wednesday informed parliament that the cash-strapped Indian airline sector is being troubled by rising air turbine fuel (ATF) prices caused by high sales ... Read more...

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Indian scientist duo design compressed air powered bike engine


June 23rd, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 23 (ANI): Two Indian scientists have broken new ground by conceptually designing a new, cleaner motorcycle engine which is powered by compressed air.The engine uses compressed air to turn a ... Read more...

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Jet fuel crunch grounds flights out of Dhaka


May 12th, 2010 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, May 12 (IANS) Two flights of Saudi Arabian Airlines (SAA) were cancelled Wednesday amid a jet fuel crisis caused by a river port transport workers' strike that continued for the ... Read more...

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Kingfisher follows others, slashes airfares


January 2nd, 2009 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) The UB Group-owned Kingfisher Airlines Thursday announced a 21 to 65 percent fare cut on various routes with effect from Jan 1."The declining price of ATF (air ... Read more...

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An Inflation Primer


June 20th, 2008 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Following is an inflation primer for you and me: Inflation at 11.05 percent - highest in 13 years Expect 25-30 basic points CRR (cash reserve ratiio) hike. ... Read more...

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Air fuel price hiked 19 percent, airfares may rise


May 31st, 2008 - 10:37 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, May 31 (IANS) Domestic airfares are likely to shoot up again as the state-run oil companies decided to hike air turbine fuel (ATF) prices by around 19 percent from Saturday midnight. ... Read more...

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Jet, Kingfisher hike fares, Air India to follow


April 2nd, 2008 - 6:08 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) Leading private carriers Jet Airways and Kingfisher Airlines have decided to increase their domestic air fares and Air India too is expected to follow the suit, thanks ... Read more...

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Air fares to go up as aviation fuel prices soar


April 2nd, 2008 - 12:16 am ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) Public sector oil companies Tuesday raised air turbine fuel (ATF) prices by over 13 percent, a move that would force airline operators to increase air fares. Petroleum ... Read more...

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