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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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Vistara introduces a fully automated crew rostering solution

Vistara introduces a fully automated crew rostering solution

🕔07:09, 27.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) Aiming improved management of its over 2,500 cabin crew and pilots across the network, Vistara airline has implemented a fully automated crew rostering solution. The adoption of the new technology is aimed at further improving Vistara’s

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Air India and Willis Lease ink agreement for Engine Sale & Leaseback

Air India and Willis Lease ink agreement for Engine Sale & Leaseback

🕔18:30, 22.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Air India has signed a definitive sale and lease back agreement with Willis Lease Finance Corporation for 34 CFM56-5B engines installed on its Airbus A320 family fleet. The engines will be covered under Willis Lease’s ConstantThrust

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SpiceJet announces 20% salary hike for pilots from October

SpiceJet announces 20% salary hike for pilots from October

🕔13:36, 22.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) SpiceJet announced a 20 per cent salary hike for pilots from October onwards. This follows last month’s 6 per cent hike in salaries. Sources said that while the first tranche of Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme

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DGCA extends cap on SpiceJet operating capacity till Oct 29

DGCA extends cap on SpiceJet operating capacity till Oct 29

🕔19:43, 21.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) India’s aviation regulator, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) on Wednesday extended the cap on SpiceJet’s operating capacity till October 29. In an order, the DGCA observed that the extension has been given on a

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Air India Express incurs loss first time in seven years due to Covid

Air India Express incurs loss first time in seven years due to Covid

🕔19:35, 21.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Amid the losses that the aviation sector incurred during the Covid pandemic, Air India Express, India’s first budget airline on regional international routes, reported a net loss – for the first time in seven years –

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India to have 92-93 carbon-neutral airports by 2024: Scindia

India to have 92-93 carbon-neutral airports by 2024: Scindia

🕔07:19, 21.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia said on Tuesday that the country will have 92-93 carbon-neutral airports by 2024. Scindia also said that the Aviation Ministry aims to achieve net zero emissions by 2030. Addressing the All

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Buzz of merger with Vistara as Air India wants to establish itself as world-class global airline

Buzz of merger with Vistara as Air India wants to establish itself as world-class global airline

🕔15:37, 19.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Amid the ambitious plan of the Tata owned Air India to raise its market share substantially to at least 30 per cent in the domestic market, there is a buzz within the aviation industry on the

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SpiceJet offers option to lock fare with ‘SpiceLock’

SpiceJet offers option to lock fare with ‘SpiceLock’

🕔13:42, 15.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) SpiceJet on Thursday announced the reintroduction of ‘SpiceLock’, a unique service that allows passengers to lock their desired fare for 48 hours without name, thus allowing passengers to plan their journey without worrying about fares getting

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Air India to get 30 new aircraft to boost domestic, international operations

Air India to get 30 new aircraft to boost domestic, international operations

🕔17:22, 12.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Aiming to augment its capacity, Air India has planned to induct 25 Airbus narrow-body and 5 Boeing wide-body aircraft in its existing fleet. Air India has signed leases and letters of intent for 25 Airbus narrow-body

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Kanpur airport to have new terminal building and apron

Kanpur airport to have new terminal building and apron

🕔14:35, 1.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) Considering the growth in passenger traffic, the Airport Authority of India (AAI) has started the development work at Kanpur Airport with enhanced passengers’ facilities at a project cost of Rs 143.6 crore. The development project includes

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Capt Sandhu to continue as Chief of Operations of Air India

Capt Sandhu to continue as Chief of Operations of Air India

🕔06:44, 31.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) Air India announced on Tuesday that Captain Rajwinder Singh Sandhu will continue to lead as Chief of Operations of the airline till further notice. The announcement came in an organisational statement issued by Chief Human Resources

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Air Passenger volume likely to double to 400mn: Scindia

Air Passenger volume likely to double to 400mn: Scindia

🕔18:18, 23.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) Growth opportunities for airlines are tremendous as passenger volume will double from 200 million currently to 400 million over the next seven to 10 years”, said Jyotiraditya Scindia, Union Minister for Civil Aviation on Tuesday. Speaking

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Flight service from Agartala to Bangladesh’s Chittagong soon

Flight service from Agartala to Bangladesh’s Chittagong soon

🕔18:11, 23.Aug 2022

Agartala, Aug 23 (IANS) Passenger flights would start between Agartala and Bangladesh’s Chittagong to further boost trade and economy links between India’s northeast region and the neighbouring country, a Tripura minister said on Tuesday. Information and Cultural Affairs Minister Sushanta Chowdhury

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British Airways to cancel around 10,000 Heathrow flights

British Airways to cancel around 10,000 Heathrow flights

🕔09:36, 23.Aug 2022

London, Aug 23 (IANS) British Airways said that it will axe around 10,000 short-haul flights to and from London’s Heathrow Airport between October 2022 and March 2023. Some long-haul flights will also be affected, the flag carrier said on Monday of

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Air India launches additional flights to connect key metros

Air India launches additional flights to connect key metros

🕔12:10, 20.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) Aiming to boost connectivity between key metro cities, Air India will start 24 additional domestic flights from Saturday onwards. Most of these flights will be deployed on the routes of metro cities including Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru,

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After a long gap, flight to connect Silchar with Imphal, Aizawl

After a long gap, flight to connect Silchar with Imphal, Aizawl

🕔06:41, 12.Aug 2022

Silchar, Aug 12 (IANS) After a gap of 10 years, the air connectivity between Silchar — the second populous city of Assam, and Manipur capital Imphal is set to resume from October. The flight on this route will also connect Mizoram

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Air India to induct wide-body aircraft into its fleet

Air India to induct wide-body aircraft into its fleet

🕔13:35, 8.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) With a view to expand its network, Air India has planned to induct wide-body aircraft into its fleet. Total 10 grounded aircrafts will be brought back into service by early 2023. A wide-body aircraft is generally

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Indigo reports highest-ever quarterly revenue of Rs 130.2 bn

Indigo reports highest-ever quarterly revenue of Rs 130.2 bn

🕔19:23, 3.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) Leading carrier Indigo, announcing its latest financial results on Wednesday, said that the first quarter of fiscal 2023 witnessed its strongest revenue performance, resulting in the highest-ever quarterly revenue of Rs 130.2 billion. “Headwinds caused by

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SpiceJet in active discussion with Middle Eastern carrier for possible stake sale

SpiceJet in active discussion with Middle Eastern carrier for possible stake sale

🕔10:55, 3.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) Low cost carrier SpiceJet is said to be in active discussion with a Middle Eastern carrier for a possible stake sale. SpiceJet promoter Ajay Singh holds a stake of around 60 per cent in the budget

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