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Air India finalising ‘historic order’ of new aircraft: CEO

Air India finalising ‘historic order’ of new aircraft: CEO

🕔14:14, 27.Jan 2023

New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Air India CEO Campbell Wilson on Friday announced that the flag carrier is finalising a “historic order” of new aircraft to strengthen its fleet as the airline marked a year of its take over by the

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Indigo tops with 54.9% market share, Vistara, Air India second with 9.2%

Indigo tops with 54.9% market share, Vistara, Air India second with 9.2%

🕔11:35, 20.Jan 2023

New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) Indigo flew far ahead of other airlines during December with 54.9 per cent share in the domestic aviation sector, Vistara and Air India secured second slot with a market share of 9.2 per cent. As per

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Air India announces cancellation, rescheduling of flights during Republic Day week

Air India announces cancellation, rescheduling of flights during Republic Day week

🕔16:44, 13.Jan 2023

New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) Air India on Friday announced the cancellation of domestic flights across some routes in accordance with the Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) issued by the Delhi Airport. In view of the Republic Day preparations by the Indian

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Air India launches ‘FogCare’ initiative to minimise disruption

Air India launches ‘FogCare’ initiative to minimise disruption

🕔12:54, 24.Dec 2022

New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) Air India on Saturday launched the new “FogCare” initiative which will take care of unforeseen circumstances, such as delays and cancellations of flights, due to thick fog during the winter season. This initiative will initially be

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Aloke Singh to be chief of Air India’s Low Cost Carrier business

Aloke Singh to be chief of Air India’s Low Cost Carrier business

🕔07:26, 23.Dec 2022

New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) The Air India management has appointed Air India Express CEO Aloke Singh as the chief of Air India’s low-cost airline business from January 1, 2023. The Low Cost Carrier (LCC) business will consist of AirAsia India

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Air India in talks for acquiring 500 aircraft’

Air India in talks for acquiring 500 aircraft’

🕔11:49, 12.Dec 2022

New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Air India is learnt to be in talks for acquiring 500 aircraft worth a few billions dollars from two major manufacturers Boeing and Airbus, according to reports. The deal is said to be part of Tata

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Air India leases 12 more aircraft to enhance operations

Air India leases 12 more aircraft to enhance operations

🕔14:02, 5.Dec 2022

New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) Air India on Monday announced the lease of six Airbus A320neo narrow body aircraft and six Boeing B777-300 ER widebody aircraft to further augment its existing fleet. These aircraft are expected to be inducted in the

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Air India graduates its 1st batch of cabin crew trainees after privatisation

Air India graduates its 1st batch of cabin crew trainees after privatisation

🕔14:41, 2.Dec 2022

New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) Air India on Friday announced that its maiden batch of cabin crew trainees and significant batch of new pilots since privatisation have graduated. The batch of 215 cabin crew and 48 pilots, all Indian nationals, received

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Tata Group to consolidate Air India and Vistara

Tata Group to consolidate Air India and Vistara

🕔18:13, 29.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) The Tata Group on Tuesday announced the consolidation of its airlines, Vistara and Air India. With this consolidation, Air India will be India’s leading domestic and international carrier with a combined fleet of 218 aircraft, making

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Air India gets first Boeing 777-200LR to fly on int’l route

Air India gets first Boeing 777-200LR to fly on int’l route

🕔07:10, 29.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) As per the induction plan, Air India has received its first Boeing 777-200 LR. Vihaan, which means dawn of a new era, is the name given to the aircraft with registration VT-AEF. Vihaan.AI is Air India’s

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Air India announces new flights to six destinations in USA, Europe

Air India announces new flights to six destinations in USA, Europe

🕔15:31, 23.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) Air India on Wednesday announced the strengthening and expansion of its global footprint with the launch of new flights connecting Mumbai with New York, Paris and Frankfurt, and the resumption of non-stop flights connecting Delhi with

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Air India joins industry bodies FIA, AAPA

Air India joins industry bodies FIA, AAPA

🕔14:40, 14.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) With a view to contribute and help shape the future of the aviation sector, Air India has joined two key industry bodies — the Federation of Indian Airlines (FIA) and Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA).

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Air India signs agreements to acquire AirAsia India, will merge with Air India Express

Air India signs agreements to acquire AirAsia India, will merge with Air India Express

🕔07:20, 3.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 3 (IANS) Air India on Wednesday announced that it has signed agreements to complete the acquisition of 100 per cent shareholding in AirAsia India (AAI) and to subsidiarise it under Air India. An operational review process is underway

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Air India Express launches Vijayawada-Sharjah direct flight

Air India Express launches Vijayawada-Sharjah direct flight

🕔18:14, 27.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Air India Express on Thursday announced the launch of a direct flight from Vijayawada to Sharjah. The inaugural flight is scheduled to take off on October 31. Presently, Air India Express operates flights from Vijayawada to

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Air India appoints Henry Donohoe as head of safety, security & quality

Air India appoints Henry Donohoe as head of safety, security & quality

🕔18:37, 21.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Air India has appointed Henry Donohoe as the Head of Safety, Security and Quality from November 7,. An Irish national, Donohoe started his career at Aer Lingus in 1978 and became its Chief Pilot before going

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Indigo tops with 57.7% market share in Sep, Vistara, Air India second and third

Indigo tops with 57.7% market share in Sep, Vistara, Air India second and third

🕔21:30, 19.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) Indigo flew ahead of other airlines during the month of September with 57.7 per cent share in the domestic aviation sector, Vistara secured second slot with a market share of 9.6 per cent. As per the

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Singapore Airlines in discussions with Tatas over integration of Vistara, Air India

Singapore Airlines in discussions with Tatas over integration of Vistara, Air India

🕔20:18, 13.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) Singapore Airlines is in confidential discussions with Tatas exploring the possibility of merger of Vistara and Air India. “SIA is currently in confidential discussions with Tata to explore a potential transaction in relation to the securities

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Air India unveils new domestic In-flight menu

Air India unveils new domestic In-flight menu

🕔18:38, 3.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) Air India has unveiled a specially curated menu for its domestic passengers with effect from October 1 coinciding with the onset of festive season. The new in-flight menu, featuring an assortment of gourmet meals, trendy appetizers

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Air India announces 20 additional flights to UK, US

Air India announces 20 additional flights to UK, US

🕔13:47, 30.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) Aiming to bolster its international footprint, Air India on Friday announced 20 additional flights every week to Birmingham and London in the UK and San Francisco in the US. This is part of the flag carrier’s

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Air India announces 20 additional flights to UK, US

Air India announces 20 additional flights to UK, US

🕔13:36, 30.Sep 2022

Aiming to bolster its international footprint, Air India on Friday announced 20 additional flights every week to Birmingham and London in the UK and San Francisco in the US. New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) Aiming to bolster its international footprint, Air

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