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PM Modi approves Rs 8,000 crore plan for 32 home-made choppers

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has cleared a proposal worth around `8,000 crore for acquiring 32 made in India ALH Dhruv helicopters to be built by the Hindustan Aeronautics Limited.

India has become the third largest aviation market in terms of domestic passenger traffic, beating Japan, an industry report has said.
Budget carrier IndiGo on Tuesday added Sharjah as its sixth international destination with daily non-stop flights from Kozhikode and Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala.
The Gurgaon-based airline is offering its promotional fare of Rs 999 on the Guwahati-Bagdogra route. The fares are all inclusive and one-way.
Air India is said to have the world's largest percentage of woman pilots.
Commercial vehicles will now have to pay a fee of Rs 150 every time they enter the arrival area of the Delhi airport's domestic terminal.
You can check your e-mails, use social media and even browse the internet when you fly domestically on Air India after July this year.
The Government on Thursday ruled out any proposal seeking to convert a part of Air India's long-term borrowings into equity or privatising the airline.