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Aditi Shah

India weighs tougher rules for Boeing 737 MAX on return to flying - source

03 Dec 2019

MUMBAI India is considering setting an experience threshold for pilots who fly Boeing's 737 MAX planes, as it moves to ensure safety once the aircraft returns to service, a senior official of the air safety regulator told Reuters.

India considers commissions cap for Uber, Ola, unsettling industry

28 Nov 2019

NEW DELHI India plans to cap the commissions app-based taxi aggregators such as Uber and home-grown Ola earn on rides to a maximum 10% of the total fare, according to a draft proposal seen by Reuters, a move industry experts warned would hit revenue and operations.

IndiGo must step up efforts to replace aircraft with problem Pratt & Whitney engines: DGCA

25 Nov 2019

NEW DELHI India's air safety watchdog said IndiGo must do more to fix its aircraft fitted with Pratt & Whitney engines, linked to in-flight shutdowns, as it fears the budget airline may not meet its Jan. 31 deadline to replace them.

Suzuki rethinks promise of India's auto market, and it is not alone

08 Nov 2019

NEW DELHI Suzuki Motor Corp said it was no longer gung-ho about India's auto market, the world's fourth-largest, where it has seen relentless growth in the past seven years. And the parent of the country's biggest car maker is not alone.

IndiGo, Qatar Airways to announce strategic deal

05 Nov 2019

NEW DELHI India's largest airline, IndiGo , and Qatar Airways will make a strategic business announcement on Thursday, which media reports said would involve a codeshare agreement.

Germany, India sign wide-ranging agreements to deepen bilateral ties

02 Nov 2019

NEW DELHI German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi signed wide-ranging agreements in New Delhi on Friday to deepen strategic cooperation and exchanged notes on ways to boost bilateral trade.

India orders IndiGo to replace all Pratt engines on Airbus A320neo planes

01 Nov 2019

NEW DELHI IndiGo  must replace all Pratt & Whitney (P&W) engines on its fleet of almost 100 twin-engined Airbus A320neo family aircraft with new P&W power units, India's air safety watchdog said on Friday following recent inflight engine shutdowns.

India orders IndiGo to replace all Pratt engines on Airbus A320neo planes

01 Nov 2019

NEW DELHI, Nov 1 IndiGo must replace all Pratt & Whitney (P&W) engines on its fleet of 97 twin-engined Airbus A320neo family aircraft with new P&W power units, India's air safety watchdog said on Friday following recent inflight engine shutdowns.

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