Air Travellers Association (ATA)

(Society registered under the Societies Registration Act, 1860)
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The name of the Society shall be “Air Travellers Association (ATA)”.

REGISTERED OFFICEThe office of the Society shall remain in the National Capital Territory of Delhi and at present is at the following address:

“G-82, Ground Floor, Lajpat Nagar-II, New Delhi-110 024”


The working area of the Society will be all over “INDIA”.

AIMS AND OBJECTIVESThe Aims and Objects for which the Society is established shall include one or more of the following:

  • Take measures to promote and protect the safety and comfort of all persons who travel by air.
  • To endeavor and to optimize the air passenger’s satisfaction and to promote fairer customer service and accessibility standards for the Air travellers/passengers in general.
  • To make all efforts to protect the rights and safeguard the interests of passengers/travellers using air as a mode of transport and further to make them aware of their rights and responsibilities through Educational and Training Programme.
  • Provide and arrange for studies and investigation of all aspects of air travel in India and abroad.
  • To educate/communicate/represent to the policymakers on travel related information.
  • To organize lectures, seminars, discussions, symposiums and conferences for protecting and promoting the interests of passengers and public using airplanes and similar modes of public conveyance by air.
  • To establish, conduct, manage, promote, maintain, and equip centre for training and research, institutes, testing laboratories, libraries, demonstration centres, clubs and groups to promote the interests of the public using air as a mode of transport.
  • To publish books, periodicals, pamphlets etc. as may be decided by the Governing Body from time to time.
  • To secure the effective use of the legal process to remedy public grievances. To file complaints, to create and mobilize public opinion, to make representations, to take legal action and to protect and promote the interest of members of the public using air as a mode of transport by legal proceedings before any Court, Tribunal and Commission, Regulator, other Judicial/Quasi-judicial body or any other Legal forum whether in India or abroad.
  • To act as a link between the passengers, public and Airlines/ Airports/Travel Agents and other related & allied Corporations, Corporate bodies, Associations, Groups, Firms, Individuals, official bodies or person of the Aviation Industry in India.
  • To represent, participate, involve in the user consultation process of various Government Agencies, Regulators like AERA on behalf of the association.
  • To take all action necessary in matters concerning Civil Aviation having a bearing on the passengers who travel by air or otherwise connected with air travel.
  • To promote and to assist the initiation and development of allied organizations to co-operate with and assist allied organizations and other bodies.
  • To carry out any other object of public charitable nature including donation, research and advancement of any other object of general public utility not involving in carrying out of any activity for profit. It is further made clear that by the public in India is meant, without any distinction of caste, colour and creed and shall not be for the benefit of any particular religious community or caste.


All the income, earning, movable and immovable properties of the society shall be solely utilized and applied towards the activities associated with the promotion of its aims and objects only as set forth in the Memorandum of Association and no portion/profit thereof shall be paid or transferred directly or indirectly by way of dividends, bonus, profits or in any manner whatsoever to the present or past members of the Society or to any persons claiming through any one or more of the present or of the past members.

No members of the Society shall have any personal claim on any movable or immovable property or properties of the society or make any profit whatsoever by virtue of this membership.