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Airbus to sell 430 planes to Indigo for $49.5 billion

Airbus to sell 430 planes to Indigo for $49.5 billion

The announcement came at the Dubai Air Show and the deal includes 273 A320neos and 157 A321neos.

Nov 15, 2017, 13:33 PM IST
IndiGo to look at GE engines for A320 neo planes: Ghosh

IndiGo to look at GE engines for A320 neo planes: Ghosh

IndiGo will also look at GE engines for its planned 280 A320 neo planes, its President Aditya Ghosh said on Monday amid the airline grounding some of its neo fleet due to the Pratt & Whitney engine issues.

Aug 28, 2017, 15:39 PM IST

No fresh plane order till clarity on privatisation: Air India

National carrier Air India on Friday said it will not place any order for new aircraft till there is clarity on its future course, including possible privatisation.

Jun 09, 2017, 20:31 PM IST
Air India puts new Airbus A320 Neo into operation

Air India puts new Airbus A320 Neo into operation

Government-run Air India has put into operations its newly leased Airbus A320 Neo with its maiden flight arriving here from New Delhi.

Feb 24, 2017, 20:40 PM IST
NASA teams up with ESA to send humans to Moon by 2021

NASA teams up with ESA to send humans to Moon by 2021

The European Space Agency (ESA) and aerospace company Airbus have agreed with NASA to build a module for a second, manned mission that will fly around the moon as early as 2021, which will be launched from Kennedy Space Center in Florida, USA.

 

Feb 10, 2017, 14:16 PM IST
AirAsia India offers low fares one way

AirAsia India offers low fares one way

Budget carrier AirAsia India on Saturday announced special low fares one way to select destinations across its network in the country.
 

Jan 14, 2017, 23:34 PM IST
US-EU economic relations in for stormy weather

US-EU economic relations in for stormy weather

With spats over Apple and Deutsche Bank and squabbles about Airbus and Boeing, approaching elections on both sides of the Atlantic are exacerbating strains in US-European economic relations.

Sep 25, 2016, 11:56 AM IST

US grants Airbus, Boeing a chance to sell airplanes to Iran

European airplane manufacturer Airbus announced the license from the US Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control early Monday. Chicago-based Boeing followed with its own announcement later in the day.

Sep 22, 2016, 06:45 AM IST

Smoke detected on AI aircraft with 130 on board

Over 130 persons onboard an Imphal-bound Air India aircraft had a narrow escape after the pilot detected smoke. 

Jul 16, 2016, 15:10 PM IST
AirAsia orders 100 Airbus A321neos worth $12.5 billion

AirAsia orders 100 Airbus A321neos worth $12.5 billion

Malaysia`s low-cost airline AirAsia on Tuesday placed a blockbuster order for 100 single-aisle fuel-efficient A321neo jets worth a vast $12.5 billion in the biggest deal so far at the Farnborough airshow.

Jul 12, 2016, 20:33 PM IST
GoAir inks $7.7 billion deal with Airbus for 72 A320neos

GoAir inks $7.7 billion deal with Airbus for 72 A320neos

Indian low-cost airline Go Air signalled Tuesday its intention to buy 72 Airbus A320neos worth $7.7 billion at list prices, in a major announcement at the Farnborough airshow.

Jul 12, 2016, 20:28 PM IST
Russia's new MC-21: A challenge to Boeing, Airbus planes?

Russia's new MC-21: A challenge to Boeing, Airbus planes?

Russia on Wednesday presented a new medium-range passenger plane which state media said was superior to its Western-made counterparts in many respects. 

Jun 09, 2016, 21:51 PM IST
Watch: World's fastest helicopter that may revolutionise air travel!

Watch: World's fastest helicopter that may revolutionise air travel!

The hybrid aircraft is an advanced version of the Airbus' Eurocopter X3, which is currently under development.

May 24, 2016, 11:29 AM IST

Boeing and Airbus expect Indian airlines to order up to 1,740 jets over the next 20 years

Boeing and Airbus expect Indian airlines to order up to 1,740 jets over the next 20 years, as aircraft manufacturers eye one of the world`s fastest-growing aviation markets to offset any weaker sales elsewhere.

Mar 18, 2016, 18:47 PM IST

Airbus to set up India training centre with $40 mn investment

 Betting big on Indian aviation market, European aircraft maker Airbus today said it will set up a state-of-the-art pilot and maintenance training centre in the country with an initial investment of USD 40 million

Mar 18, 2016, 13:01 PM IST

India needs 1,600 planes worth $224 billion in next 20 years: Airbus

 European aviation major Airbus on Thursday said India will require 1,600 planes, including 1,230 narrow body aircraft, valued at $224 billion in the next 20 years as the country logs the fastest growth globally coupled with an expected 8.4 percent per year growth in passenger traffic during this period.

Mar 17, 2016, 21:27 PM IST

Under new head, Tata Motors to undergo transformation exercise

Tata Motors' newly appointed chief Guenter Butschek on Thursday said the company will undertake a transformation exercise, which would include a relook at brand positioning, revamping products and increasing its global footprint, in order to be "future ready"

Mar 17, 2016, 21:01 PM IST
A320 Neo debuts in India, IndiGo first to receive plane

A320 Neo debuts in India, IndiGo first to receive plane

Making its debut in India, the first eco-friendly A320 Neo built by European aircraft major Airbus landed at the Indira Gandhi International Airport Friday, which was delivered to budget carrier IndiGo on Thursday.

Mar 11, 2016, 22:45 PM IST

Iran to buy 118 Airbus aircraft worth $25 billion

Iran agreed on Thursday to buy 118 Airbus aircraft worth about USD 25 billion (EUR 22 billion), according to a memorandum of understanding signed during a visit to France by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani.

Jan 29, 2016, 00:38 AM IST

Canada to lift Tehran sanctions, allow Bombardier to export to Iran

 Canada confirmed for the first time on Tuesday that it plans to lift its sanctions on Tehran and said that if Airbus is allowed to sell to Iran, then its aircraft maker Bombardier Inc should be allowed to export there as well.

Jan 27, 2016, 03:39 AM IST