Friday, October 12, 2012
Thursday, October 11, 2012
An intriguing report surfaced in the Economic Times today of a potential ICAO-designed market-based-mechanism for aviation emissions that could prove acceptable to India and presumably other countries that have so far resisted the idea. According to the article, the proposal would only apply to developed countries at first, but would eventually encompass developing countries as well. Once it is fully in place, revenues from developing countries' carriers would be directed back to those countries to be used for aviation emissions reductions while revenues from carriers in developed countries would be shared globally.
Wednesday, October 10, 2012
Tuesday, October 9, 2012
Kingfisher Airlines, which temporarily suspended operations last week in response to an employee strike, has been prohibited from selling tickets by India's Directorate General of Civil Aviation. The regulator is scrutinizing Kingfisher's continued viability.