GoAir's A320 neo plane faces glitch
P&W engine-powered A320 neo planes -- which are operated in the country by GoAir and IndiGo -- have been facing engine problems.
IndiGo grounds three A320 neo planes on engine woes
The grounded aircraft are powered by Pratt & Whitney engines and the move follows a direc...
IndiGo, GoAir conduct visual inspections of 50 PW engines post FAA directive, finds no abnormalities
The visual inspections were done after U...
IndiGo to induct A321neo this week
The Gurugram-based largest domestic carrier by market share currently has shorter-range A320neos in its fleet of 200-odd planes, which also has A320s and ATR jets.
Keep in mind neo-middle class: PM Modi to realtors
“India’s neo-middle class is growing rapidly…there’s a very big market waiting for you out there,” PM advised.
Engine glitches again hit two IndiGo A320 Neo planes
IndiGo, which had to ground 11 A320 Neos between February and March this year due to safety concerns, confirmed that it had pulled out two of its planes from the service.
IndiGo again grapples with P&W engine woes; 4 planes face glitches in one week
The P&W engine problems had led to grounding of around 25 Airbus A320 neo aircraft of IndiGo and GoAir during the period from April 2017 to March this year.
IndiGo flight stalls engine midair due to snag
Problems of the engines started with a slow startup time, lagging fanblade production and air system faults in February 2016.
Pratt & Whitney engine issue returns, IndiGo flight aborts takeoff
The airbus A320 neo aircraft has been grounded for inspection. All passengers were accommodated in an alternative flight.
Neo engine glitches: P&W says working with Airbus, airlines
Pratt & Whitney said the latest issue is isolated to a limited sub-population of engines and more than 90 per cent of aircraft powered by the PW1100G-JM engines remain in service.
IndiGo, GoAir may get Airbus A320neo planes delivery by April end
Resumption of deliveries will mean the two airlines can implement their expansion plans, a chunk of which have been kept on hold because of the stoppage in deliveries.
For IndiGo, no evenings in Paris, no nights in London
IndiGo posted its first loss in the July quarter. It will shortly announce earnings for December.
Two pilots fight before flying plane, grounded, sent for course
A catfight between two pilots at an airport going to operate a flight together got so intense that the airline had to ground both and give them a refresher on "crew resource management" (CRM) before letting them fly again.
Pratt and Whitney A320 neo engine snag: DGCA assures Bombay High Court of precautions
Hearing a public interest litigation (PIL) filed by Mumbai resident Harish Agarwal, a division bench of Justices N H Patil and G S Kulkarni noted the air safety was of utmost importance.
Domestic airlines inducted 100 plus aircraft in 2018
IndiGo inducted a total of 55 aircraft, including its first long-range A321 neo; Air India and its subsidiaries took deliveries of 18 planes followed by GoAir 16 and SpiceJet 14 in 2018.
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