The best Airline award goes to GoAIr
- GoAir received the Best Airline award
- The award was received by Andaman Tourism Award 2019 in its first edition for its leadership in achieving on-time performance for 12 consecutive months
- This award ceremony was conducted at Port Blair
- This ceremony is associated with the Andaman Ministry of tourism as well as the Andaman Association of Tour Operators.
On 16th October, the World food day is observed
- Every year on 16th October the world food day was observed
- The food day aims to tackle global hunger
- People reaffirm their commitment to eradicate worldwide hunger for a lifetime on 16th October every year.
To use a TaxiBot, Air India became the first airline in the world
- Air India became the 1st Airline to use a TaxiBot among the world
- With passengers on board, it uses a TaxiBot on an Airbus A320 aircraft operating a commercial flight
- The flight runaway at IGI Airport terminal 3 by using the TaxiBot
- Director Ashwani Lohani is the Air India Chief Managing and he flagged off the aircraft.
The 41st DRDO Directors Conference was inaugurated by Rajnath Singh in New Delhi
- On 15th October in New Delhi, Rajnath Singh begins 41st DRDO Directors Conference
- National Security Adviser Ajit Doval and DRDO Chairman G Satheesh Reddy are the chiefs of 3 forces between the delegations that were present in the conference
- They discussed DRDO to ensure technological advancement, to improve higher technologies in all the 3 Indian forces.
The Printing of Rs.2000 currency notes was stopped by RBI
- The Reserve Bank of India has cleared that they have stooped printing the Rs. 2000 currency notes
- Also, the Central Bank announced that not even a single Rs.2,000 note had been printed in the financial year 2019-20
- In the financial year 2018-19, 46.690 million notes were printed by the central bank printed.
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