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Vande Bharat: Air India to operate 36 India-US flights from July 11-19

Vande Bharat: Air India to operate 36 India-US flights from July 11-19

🕔07:08, 6.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 6  National carrier Air India will operate 36 flights between India and the US under the Vande Bharat mission from July 11 to July 19. In a tweet on Sunday, the airline said: “Tickets may be booked

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Air India to operate 75 flights to North America from next week

Air India to operate 75 flights to North America from next week

🕔10:23, 4.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 3 National passenger carrier Air India will operate 75 special repatriation flights for Indians to North America from next week. Accordingly, the flights will be operated under the ‘Vande Bharat’ mission. Till June 2 Air India has

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Vande Bharat: Air India announces more flights to evacuate Indians

Vande Bharat: Air India announces more flights to evacuate Indians

🕔06:37, 30.May 2020

New Delhi, May 30  Air India on Friday announced additional flights between June 4 and 6 to bring back Indians stranded abroad amid the coronavirus pandemic. The flights will evacuate Indians from the US, UK, Germany, South Korea, New Zealand,

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Some airlines start to accept bookings for June onwards travel: Sources

Some airlines start to accept bookings for June onwards travel: Sources

🕔17:27, 19.May 2020

New Delhi, May 19  The COVID-19 battered airline industry has started accepting ticket bookings for the travel period starting June 1, sources said on Tuesday. According to industry insiders, many airlines barring Air India amongst others have loaded their ticket

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Air India to operate special domestic flights for only ‘Vande Bharat’ evacuees

Air India to operate special domestic flights for only ‘Vande Bharat’ evacuees

🕔07:07, 14.May 2020

New Delhi, May 14  National passenger carrier Air India will operate special domestic ferry flights for only those passengers who have been repatriated under the “Vande Bharat” mission. Accordingly, the airline will run these special ferry flights during the second

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Krishi Udan : Air India identifies global routes to ferry farm produce (Lead)

Krishi Udan : Air India identifies global routes to ferry farm produce (Lead)

🕔13:52, 18.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 17 After rescuing stranded Indian citizens abroad, national carrier Air India is transporting essential agricultural and medical commodities to the world market. Accordingly, under the Centre’s ‘KrishiUdan scheme, the airline has identified around 10 cargo destinations across

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Krishi Udan: Air India ferries essential farm produce to other nations

Krishi Udan: Air India ferries essential farm produce to other nations

🕔16:01, 17.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 17  After rescuing stranded Indian citizens from abroad, national passenger carrier Air India is transporting essential agricultural and medical commodities to the world market. Accordingly, under the Centre’s “KrishiUdan” scheme, the airline has identified 10 cargo destinations

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Air India operates intl charter, cargo flights

Air India operates intl charter, cargo flights

🕔18:31, 4.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 4 National passenger carrier Air India on Saturday mobilised massive resources to operate international charter and cargo flights. Accordingly, the airline repatriated stranded foreigners from India and also brought back critical medical cargo from Shanghai. “All these

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Air India halts bookings till Apr 30; awaits clarity on lockdown deadline

Air India halts bookings till Apr 30; awaits clarity on lockdown deadline

🕔07:16, 4.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 4  National carrier Air India has halted bookings for flights till April 30. According to sources, the airline is awaiting clarity from the Centre, on whether or not the lockdown deadline of April 14 will be extended.

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AI enters into charter flight agreements with 4 countries

AI enters into charter flight agreements with 4 countries

🕔20:47, 2.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 2  Flag carrier Air India has entered into commercial charter flight agreements with four countries to repatriate their citizens. According to Air India CMD Rajiv Bansal, the airline has entered into agreements with France, Canada, Germany and

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AI brings back 263 Indians from Rome

AI brings back 263 Indians from Rome

🕔12:23, 22.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) National passenger carrier Air India on Sunday brought back 263 Indians from Rome. Accordingly, the national carrier had sent a Boeing 777 aircraft to Rome-Fiumicino International Airport in Italy on Saturday to bring back stranded Indians

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Air India EoI extended to April 30 amid COVID-19 crisis

Air India EoI extended to April 30 amid COVID-19 crisis

🕔13:45, 13.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 13  With COVID-19 crisis escalating by the day impacting market and business sentiments, the government has extended the date for submitting the bids for buying 100 per cent stake in national carrier Air India by almost a

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Cabinet clears 100% FDI by NRIs in Air India to push privatisation

Cabinet clears 100% FDI by NRIs in Air India to push privatisation

🕔18:31, 4.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 4 Clearing any possible hurdle in privatisation of Air India, the Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved 100 per cent FDI in the sale-bound airline by NRIs. The investment would be allowed through the automatic route. The prospective

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Air India resumes Kozhikode-Jeddah flight after 5 years

Air India resumes Kozhikode-Jeddah flight after 5 years

🕔06:52, 19.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 19  National carrier Air India on Tuesday resumed the bi-weekly flight from Kozhikode to Jeddah in Saudi Arabia. According to the Ministry fo Civil Aviation, the service has been resumed after five years. “@airindiain connects India and

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Railways to adopt airlines’ idea of banning unruly passengers

Railways to adopt airlines’ idea of banning unruly passengers

🕔07:21, 29.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 29  Taking the idea of banning passengers for their unruly behaviour onboard a flight from the airlines, the Indian Railways is also mulling to ban such passengers who pose a threat to fellow travellers, railway ministry officials

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Air India qualified bidder list likely in FY20: DIPAM Secy

Air India qualified bidder list likely in FY20: DIPAM Secy

🕔07:00, 29.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 29  The Department of Investment and Public Asset Management (DIPAM) is likely to finalise the list of qualified bidders for Air India in the current fiscal and is confident of participation of overseas and Indian companies in

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Air India a great asset, buyer will use an iconic brand: Puri

Air India a great asset, buyer will use an iconic brand: Puri

🕔09:59, 28.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 28  Terming sale-bound Air India and two of its subsidiaries as great assets, Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Monday said that the buyer of the airline would be using the iconic brands. The Minister said

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Air India may operate B747 to bring back Indians from China

Air India may operate B747 to bring back Indians from China

🕔06:54, 28.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 28  The government has asked Air India to be ready to operate a special flight for bringing back vulnerable Indians, including university students from China, in the wake of rising worries over coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan province

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Draft EoI for privatisation of Air India finalised

Draft EoI for privatisation of Air India finalised

🕔18:10, 7.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) Centre has finalised the draft Expression of Interest for privatisation of Air India, a senior government official said on Tuesday. According to the official, the EoI inviting bids for the national carrier will be issued by

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Air India to be operational till privatisation: Minister to AI unions

Air India to be operational till privatisation: Minister to AI unions

🕔07:09, 3.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 3  Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri has reassured Air India’s employees that the passenger carrier will remain operational till its privatisation process is complete, one of the airline’s unions said on Thursday. Puri was speaking at

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