Air India jumbo plane ready for evacuation of Indians from Wuhan
Some 250 Indians are to be evacuated, a source said, adding, "we are awaiting clearances from Ministry of External Affairs and also from Health Ministry. The Health Ministry's nod is required because the operating crew has to fly in a virus outbreak territory."
Shipping ministry not opposed to SCI strategic divestment: Secretary
The Shipping Ministry in 2017 had opposed the proposal of the strategic ...
Civil aviation secretary chairs review meeting of Air India
The meeting comes ahead of the airline's board meet, which scheduled to be held o...
Government determined to privatise Air India: Hardeep Singh Puri
Union Minister for Civil Aviation Hardeep Singh Puri on Thursday said that the government is determined to privatise flag carrier Air India.
India is said to plan roadshows next month to sell flag carrier
Government’s attempt to partially exit the carrier failed to attract any bidder last year.
Pak flag carrier PIA lays off nearly 1,000 surplus employees
Pakistan International Airlines has laid off nearly a thousand redundant staff in order to reduce the operational cost and increase revenue
Air India to start services on three routes
At present, Air India has a codeshare partnership with Kenyan Airways, which operates a daily service between Mumbai and Nairobi.
Air India unions to demand voluntary retirement scheme in Monday meeting
"Our members have been approaching us and want us to discuss a voluntary retirement scheme package with the government as it is expected that our job will be protected only for one year post privatisation. We are going to raise this issue at the meeting with the minister on Monday," an airline source told PTI.
KLM to start flights on Bengaluru-Amsterdam route from October 31
The flag carrier of Netherlands said the flights will operate from Bengaluru on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday.
Etihad Airways becomes 1st major airline to operate plastic-free flight
According to the Abu Dhabi-based national airline of the UAE, the flight EY484 landed in Brisbane on April 22, Earth Day.
11 return flights serving food stocked from India; will save Rs 49 crore annually: Air India official
Air India has started serving food stocked from India on 11 return flights from eight foreign cities, and it plans to save around Rs 49 crore annually through this measure, a senior official said Monday.
Without buyer, Air India might be forced to shut down in six months: Airline official
The airline has debt of Rs 60,000 cr and the govt is still working on the modalities for the disinvestment.
Air India pays November allowances to pilots
Air India has around 1,600 pilots. Last week, the government provided a Rs 500-crore guarantee to the national carrier to help it secure fresh funds for operational requirements. This was against a request for Rs 2,400 crore sovereign guarantee for raising funds.
Air India stake sale: Debt-laden flag carrier to open books to likely bidders
All prospective bidders of Air India can get access to the data centre upon signing a non-disclosure agreement. The government has decided to exit the airline by selling its stake.
Indonesian flag carrier Garuda announces Mumbai entry
Mumbai will serve as the airline's first gateway to the region and the tri-weekly service to Mumbai, Garuda Indonesia will be providing the first direct link between Indonesia and India," the airline said.
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