Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Air India

Tata to merge Air India and Vistara

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 it India’s largest...

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

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 Copenhagen, Milan and...

US orders Air India to pay USD 121.5 mn refunds and USD 1.4 million as fines

The US has ordered Tata-group owned Air India to pay a whopping USD 121.5 million as refunds and USD 1.4 million as penalties for extreme delays in providing refunds to passengers due to the cancellation or change in flights,...

Air India to induct 30 new aircraft

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 and 5 Boeing wide-body...

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

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 and 5 Boeing wide-body...

Air India launches additional flights

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, Chennai, among others.While...

Air India to restart 10 grounded aircrafts

Air India will bring back its 10 wide body aircraft to service by early 2023, the Tata owned airline said on Sunday.“Air India’s wide-body fleet currently stands at 43 aircraft, of which 33 are operational. This is a significant...

Air India to allow its pilots to fly till 65 years

 To ensure an adequate number of pilots for its expanding fleet size, Tata Group-owned Air India (AI) has decided to raise their retirement age from 58 to 65. Considering future expansion plans for our fleet, it is imperative to meet...

55% IndiGo flights delayed as crew call sick

Fifty-five per cent of IndiGo’s domestic flights were delayed on Saturday as a significant number of cabin crew members took sick leave, with sources in the industry saying they ostensibly went for an Air India recruitment drive.Directorate General of...

Campbell Wilson appointed CEO and MD of Air India

Tata Sons on Thursday announced the appointment of Campbell Wilson as the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director (MD) of Air India.The Air India board approved the appointment of Wilson subject to requisite regulatory approvals, the company said in...