31 priority, 114 emergency landings in 3 yrs: Govt

Domestic carriers, including erstwhile Kingfisher Airlines, had made 31 precautionary or priority landings and 114 emergency landings at various airports in the country due to engine defects or failure, medical and other reasons in last three years.

Air India flight delays evoke concern in Rajya Sabha

Delays in Air India flights due to lack of crew and trained staff on Thursday evoked concern in the Rajya Sabha, with a member claiming that the airline was operating planes for which its crew was not trained.

About 300 Air India passengers face harrowing time at Delhi airport

Around 300 passengers of AI 317 flight had a harrowing experience on Sunday night when the Air India flight from Delhi to Mumbai was cancelled.

Crew shortage delays Air India Delhi-Ahmedabad flight

The crew shortage hit the national carrier Air India again on Monday with its flight to Ahmedabad from here failing to depart for its destination even after delay of one-and-half hours and putting over 150 passengers onboard at inconvenience.

India's support helped remove the Turkish jetliner: Nepal

 Nepal today said India's necessary support and technical assistance helped it in successfully removing a Turkish jet that had skidded off its runway due to poor visibility and left nearly 50,000 travellers stranded.

Air India receives 19th Dreamliner

State-run carrier Air India Monday said it has taken the delivery of its 19th Dreamliner aircraft and plans to induct one more this month.

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Air India downplays flight delay incident; Renuka Chowdhury rebuts charges

Air India on Tuesday sought to downplay the controversy involving Congress Rajya Sabha MP Renuka Chowdhury​ who arrived late for boarding one of its flight from here, as she was allegedly "busy shopping", which resulted in delayed departure and resentment among 276 flyers onboard.

Noted commentator Ashish Ray launches book in Australia Melbourne
Noted commentator Ashish Ray launches book in Australia Melbourne

 Noted commentator and author, Ashish Ray today launched his book 'Cricket World Cup: The Indian Challenge' in presence of Acting High Commissioner of India to Australia, Manika Jain, friday.

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Woman loses baggage, writes to PM Modi

A woman has allegedly lost her baggage while travelling on Air India flight from Ahmedabad to Newark in the USA and now she wants intervention by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the matter.

225 passengers of diverted London-Mumbai Air India flight return

The 225 passengers of Air India's city-bound flight from London, which was diverted to Budapest after an engine malfunction, returned on Friday, after a delay of over 13 hours.

Mumbai-bound AI plane from London diverted to Budapest

A Mumbai-bound Air India flight from London was diverted to Budapest in Hungary Thursday night following a technical snag.

AI pilot allegedly assaults ground engineer, de-rostered

The pilot of a Paris-bound Air India flight with 122 passengers on board on Saturday allegedly assaulted a ground engineer in Chennai shortly before take off following which he was de-rostered.

AI pilot assaults engineer at Chennai Airport; DGCA seeks report
AI pilot assaults engineer at Chennai Airport; DGCA seeks report

The Air India pilot who assaulted an engineer posted at the Chennai Airport on Saturday morning has reportedly been derostered, and the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has sought an inquiry report on the incident, even as the union representing the engineers at the airport are demanding justice.

Delhi Police question crew of Air India flight on which Sunanda, Tharoor fought
Delhi Police question crew of Air India flight on which Sunanda, Tharoor fought

Taking forward its ongoing probe into the Sunanda Pushkar death case, the Special Investigation Team (SIT) of Delhi Police is reported to have questioned the crew of Air India flight on which Congress leader Shashi Tharoor and his deceased wife had an altercation on January 15 last year.

One arrested for making threat call to Air India office in Kolkata

One person was on Sunday arrested by the Special Task Force (STF) of Kolkata Police from Bongaon area in North 24 Parganas district for allegedly making a threat call to the city office of Air India.

Govt must take Air India hijack threat seriously: Uday Bhaskar

C and strategic analyst, Commodore (retired) C Uday Bhaskar, on Sunday said the government must take the hijack threat received at the Air India office in Kolkata very seriously because the Kandahar hijack incident of 1999 had proved to be humiliating for the country.

Intelligence agencies send hijack alert for Delhi-Kabul Air India flight

Security of airports across the nation was stepped up on Sunday after inleggigence agencies warned of a possible hijack attempt by militants on Delh-Kabul flights.

Air India's Kolkata office receives threat call

A threat call was received by the Air India on Saturday evening to blow up their office in Kolkata triggering the airline officials to call for an emergency meeting with Airport Authority of India.