Air India Express technical fault: Passengers stranded for nearly 2 days

Over 150 passengers of an Air India Express flight from Dammam to Kozhikode, scheduled on Saturday night, were stranded almost two days as the Boeing 737 aircraft developed a major technical fault.

Air India set to send pilots to fill shortfall in Express service

The Air India board has cleared a proposal for sending its pilots on deputation to its budget arm, Air India Express, which has been facing shortage of commanders for some time now, airline sources said on Sunday.

Flight cancelled, no alternative given; AI Express to pay Rs 88K

Air India Express has been asked by the Delhi State Consumer Commission to pay Rs 88,000 to a passenger for failing to provide him with an alternative.

AI hijack drama: Six persons booked

A case was registered against six unidentified persons on Friday in connection with the hijack alarm incident involving an Air India flight.

Aborted take-off by Air India Express pilot being probed: DGCA

The pilot was hauled up by the ATC, following which he aborted the take-off at very high speed, thus risking the lives of the passengers.

Air India Express adds Abu Dhabi-Chennai flight

Air India Express will launch a new
flight from the Abu Dhabi International Airport (ADIA) to
Chennai, via Tiruchirapalli, starting from the 27th of this
month, ADIA and Air India Express have said.

A-I Express to operate direct flights to 3 cities

Beginning October 31, Air India
Express will operate direct flights from Muscat to three new
destinations in Kerala, as well as increase the number of
flights from the Gulf to the country.

Kochi: AI plane`s tail tips runway, all safe

In another incident at Kochi airport, the tail of an Abu Dhabi-bound Air India Express Boeing plane with 190 passengers tipped the runway.

Gulf frequency of AI Exp to decrease by 8-10%

Air India Express` decision to curtail
a number of flights on several routes, including the Gulf, was
based on operational reasons and the frequency drop would be
only 8 to 10 per cent, a senior AI official here said.

Probe into Air India Express crash begins

The five-member Central team,
appointed to probe the May 22 Air India Express crash near
here, began their formal proceedings into the mishap, which
claimed 158 lives.

Another Air India tragedy averted

An AI Express flight suddenly dropped by 6,000 ft over Muscat before the pilot regained control.

Black Box of crashed AI plane recovered

The DFDR, a part of the Black Box, of the AI plane that crashed in Mangalore was recovered Tuesday.

Probe ordered into Air India plane crash; 158 dead, 8 survivors

An Air India plane crashed in Mangalore on Saturday, killing 158 of the 166 passengers and crew on board.

Mangalore crash, focus back on expat pilots

The crash of the Air India Express plane piloted by a Serbian national on Saturday has put the focus back on whether foreign pilots with various Indian air carriers are able to operate in a country with a diverse topography.

Boeing 737-800 aircraft inducted into Air India Express flight

Air India`s holding company, NACIL, has received one more Boeing 737-800 aircraft, which would be deployed on routes catered to by Air India Express.