19 July 2018 Current Affairs:
According to the Directorate General of Civil Aviation’s (DGCA) monthly data, Domestic air traffic witnessed a growth of 18.36% in the month of June as compared to the same period last year. A total of 11.3 crore domestic passengers has been ferried by the airlines.
Budget carrier SpiceJet again had the highest passenger load factor (or an average number of seats sold per aircraft ) at 93.3%. It was followed by GoAir (88.6%), IndiGo (88.3%) and Vistara (84.8%).
♦Under: Ministry of Civil Aviation
♦Headquarters: New Delhi, India
♦Minister: Suresh Prabhu, Minister of Civil Aviation