Fledgling carrier enjoys robust growth by steering clear of a price
NEW DELHI: A microlight aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) on Friday met with an accident and crash-landed in a field near Baghpat, Uttar Pradesh. Both pilots are safe, the IAF said
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An Air India Airbus A320-200 aircraft takes off from the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport in Ahmedabad, India, on July 7, 2017. A quick-thinking Air India pilot avoided a catastrophe on September 11 after his plane’s instrument landing system failed.
After the proposed strategic disinvestment of Air India failed to take off in May, the government has been looking at ways to bolster the carrier.
Debt-laden Air India has doubled the gratuity ceiling amount of its employees from Rs 10 lakhs to Rs 20 lakhs.
Air India passengers who were travelling from Delhi to Tokyo stranded at the Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport for eight hours due to technical glitch and change in crew.
He said that before leaving her home Maria had told him that the test flight planned for the day may be postponed because of bad weather.
Around 25 flights of national carrier Air India were delayed after its software in the check-in system developed a 3-hour long snag on Saturday afternoon. Passengers were stranded at several airports across the world.
In setback for air travellers, private carriers IndiGo, SpiceJet and GoAir raise charges for check-in baggage beyond 15 kg
In a move which could hit the air passengers hard, private carriers such as IndiGo, GoAir and SpiceJet have together increased baggage charges beyond the standard limit of 15 kilograms.
Hundreds of passengers had a narrow escape as two bird hits were reported from Jay Prakash Narayan International Airport in Patna on Saturday.
“Premiere” class passengers and Jet platinum card holders will be allowed to check-in with a maximum of two bags
Customs officials at Kochi airport detained one 33-year-old Afghan national Wednesday morning after Rs 11 crore in foreign currency were recovered from his baggage.
A major mishap was averted at Varanasi’s Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport on Tuesday between a SpiceJet and an IndiGo aircraft on the runway.
Air India has long been the transatlantic traveller’s friend. The Indian national airline has “fifth freedom” rights between London and New York, which allows it to compete against British Airways, Virgin Atlantic and the US airlines even on a route nowhere near its homeland.
As per metrological department, the city received 75 to 95cm rainfall today and water lodgings were reported from many areas. To deal with the harsh climatic conditions, the administration has deployed Natural Disaster Relief Force (NDRF) to help people.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government will review plans to sell Air India after his administration’s most high-profile privatisation offer ended in a whimper with no buyers showing interest in the unprofitable flag carrier.
Kotak Institutional Equities, for instance, looked at what the PIM said about debt and pointed out that since the government had not included the aircrafts bought after March 2017, the actual debt that had to be taken over was Rs 46,200 crore—the PIM said it was Rs 33,400 crore for both Air India and Air India Express.
The airline said similar allegations had earlier been communicated to it by Sebi in June 2016, based on a complaint.
That’s because an airline is offering very cheap tickets.
These long term ratings have been revised to ‘BB+’ from ‘BBB-’. ‘BB’ rating indicates moderate risk of default.
The airlines did not allow some passengers to board the Rajkot-bound flight scheduled for around 5 pm from Delhi.
Though India’s second largest airport has the record-breaking numbers, Gatwick airport, UK’s second largest airport, is still the most efficient single-runway airport in the world.(ANI)
The proposals come after the government announced plans to invest millions of dollars to upgrade and build airports in a country where passenger traffic is rising 20 percent annually.
The ATF price has witnessed an increase of nearly 30 per cent over the last one year and about 25 per cent in just last six months.
Birju Kishore Salla (37) was also the first to be booked under stringent Anti-Hijacking Act which had replaced the vintage law of 1982.
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Birju Kishore Salla was arrested and booked under the stringent Anti-Hijacking Act in October.
This summer season you can grab exciting offers using ‘Go Air Summer Sale,’ under which the airline is offering a 10% discount on domestic flights, a chance to win Guess watches and John Jacobs sunwear and eyewear merchandise.
INDIAN RIVER COUNTY — County commissioners won’t earmark tourist-tax money to market passenger aviation at the Vero Beach Regional Airport.
I took a 15-hour nonstop flight to India on the country’s national airline — here’s what it was like
Air India, India’s debt-ridden, flailing national carrier is one of the two airlines that flies nonstop to India from the US.
Problem of plenty File photo of an AI reservation office in Mumbai. Air India’s employee cost is high compared to that of its peers – PAUL NORONHA
Kharola today said the performance parameters of the airline had been good in the last financial year.
The load factor was around 80 per cent and revenue growth was in the range of 11 per cent, he added.
Air India spokesperson said salaries for March are likely to be paid by Thursday. The debt-laden carrier has over 21,000 employees, including more than 11,000 on permanent rolls. Vadodara: Disinvestment-bound Air India has delayed the payment of salaries for the month of March and is yet to intimate the employees about reasons for the delay,