Day: September 6, 2019

Tours and travels

Last-Minute Travellers Helped Railways Earn Rs. 25,000 Crore In 4 Years

The tatkal scheme of the Indian Railways covers around 2,677 trains,   New Delhi:¬†Last-minute travellers have helped railways earn a whopping Rs. 25,392 crore in the last four years, an RTI has found. The national transporter earned Rs. 21,530 crore from Tatkal quota tickets and an additional Rs. 3,862 crore from Tatkal Premium tickets between […]

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Budget Travel

Now, Off-Duty Pilots, Cabin Crew Can Travel In Plane’s Cockpit Jump Seat

Flight crew members include the cockpit crew (pilots) and cabin crew members (Representational)   New Delhi:¬†Aviation regulator DGCA on Tuesday allowed off-duty pilots and off-duty cabin crew members to travel in the jump seat of plane’s cockpit, according to an official order. On July 15, Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) had barred airline officials, […]

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