Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Air India

Rs10 L DGCA fine on Air India for ignoring passenger-centric norms

 Highlighting its unwavering dedication to safeguarding passenger interests, the aviation watchdog, the DGCA has imposed a fine of Rs 10 lakh on Air India for non-compliance with passenger-centric regulations. The DGCA said that it carried out inspections at Delhi, Kochi...

Technical glitch forces Air India Mumbai-NY flight to return from Iran airspace

A technical glitch reportedly forced an Air India Mumbai-New York flight to return from Iranian airspace early on Tuesday morning, official sources said. The flight, AI-119, bound for JFK Airport in New York took off around 2.20 am and...

Air India to get a new aircraft every 6 days for 18 mths

Air India has ordered 470 aircraft to serve the Indian economy and is set to receive a new aircraft every six days over the next 18 months, CEO and MD Campbell Wilson said on Friday. He was speaking at...

Khalistani group threatens to blow up Air India flights on Nov 19

Designated terrorist Gurpatwant Singh Pannun, the founder of the banned Sikhs for Justice (SFJ), has released a new video asking Sikhs not to fly in Air India aircraft after November 19, as their lives can be under threat.He claimed...

Air India to start non-stop flights between Mumbai and Melbourne

Tata-owned Air India on Tuesday said that it will operate thrice a week between Mumbai and Melbourne starting December 15, becoming the only non-stop operator between Mumbai and Australia currently. According to the airline, the new Mumbai-Melbourne services will add...

Air India suspends Delhi-Tel Aviv flights

Air India has suspended its to and from flight services between Delhi and Tel Aviv in response to the ongoing Hamas offensive that erupted in Israel on Saturday, resulting in the loss of at least 40 Israeli lives besides...

Air India unveils first look of A350 aircraft

Air India on Saturday unveiled the first look of its A350 aircraft following its rebranding and the introduction of a fresh logo and livery, following its acquisition by the Tata Group.“Here’s the first look of the majestic A350 in...

Air India to begin daily flights from Kochi to Doha

Air India is set to connect Kochi, the commercial hub of Kerala, with Doha, the capital of Qatar, with a daily non-stop service from October 23, said an airline official on Sunday. AI953 will depart at 1:30 p.m. (IST) to...

Air India acquired three brand new aircraft this week, says CEO Wilson

Air India CEO Campbell Wilson on Friday said that the airline had, this week, acquired three brand new aircraft including first Airbus A350, and two Boeing 737MAX. In his Friday letter, Wilson said that the aircraft acquired are part...

Air India onboarded 650 pilots since April 2022, says CEO

Air India group airlines have recruited and onboarded as many as 650 pilots since April this year, according to Air India CEO Campbell Wilson. Besides, Air India’s widebody Boeing 777 fleet will have two more B777s by the first...