Freed Indians nurses return from Iraq: As it happened

The special Air India plane carrying 46 Indian nurses from Iraq has landed at Kochi airport.

Kerala CM Oomen Chandy to receive Indian nurses

An Air India flight with 46 nurses freed by Sunni insurgents in Iraq is set to arrive here Saturday noon, officials said.

AI sending Boeing 777 plane to bring back nurses from Iraq

Air India is sending a Boeing 777 aircraft to bring back 46 nurses and other Indians stranded in strife-torn Iraq.

Air India flight services between Delhi and Kanpur suspended

Air India flight services between Delhi and Kanpur have been suspended for two weeks for maintenance work, airline officials said.

Bomb threat: Air India files police complaint

Air India on Tuesday filed a police complaint in connection with the bomb threat call received Monday following which its Kochi-Delhi flight with 164 people on board, was asked to land at Bangalore airport in full emergency.

Air India plane makes emergency landing in Bangalore after bomb scare

A Delhi-bound Air India plane from Kochi, with 156 passengers and eight crew onboard, made an emergency landing at Bangalore airport following a bomb threat call.

Canadian police charges three in Air India bribery case

Canadian police has charged two Americans and one British businessman of Indian origin with trying to bribe Indian officials to secure a $100 million contract with Air India for a biometric security system.

MP writes to Air India for not announcing presence of army officer`s body on flight

Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar has written to the Air India questioning why one of its crews refused to announce the presence of mortal remains of an Army officer on a flight carrying his body from Srinagar to Delhi.

Customs official files FIR against Air India for luggage theft

A senior customs official has filed a police complaint against Air India for alleged damage to his luggage and loss of valuables including an Ipad and foreign currency.

Air India to raise bridge loan of US 500 mn for buying 4 Dreamliners

Expecting deliveries of five more Dreamliners between May and November, Air India plans to raise bridge loan of USD 500 million to finance the purchase of four of these aircraft.

Air India to sell three Boeing 777s

Air India today declared its intent to sell three of its Boeing 777s for mopping up resources to stem its liabilities, barely four months after selling five of these planes to Gulf carrier Etihad Airways.

Venkaiah goes through yet another emergency landing situation

Venkaiah Naidu, the senior BJP leader, is a veteran of emergency landings.

Air India plane to Kabul diverted back to New Delhi

An Air India plane to Kabul was on Saturday diverted back to Delhi after Afghanistan`s main airport was closed because of possible dangers to aircraft in the wake of a Taliban attack on the country`s Election Commission headquarters nearby.

India needs 1,600 aircraft in 20 years: Boeing

Raising its forecast for India, Boeing said India needs 1,600 new aircraft worth USD 205 billion over next 20 years.

Playing is paying

Go out and play. Its serious business now, says Patricia Mascarenhas while exploring the job opportunities that come with playing a sport.

US-bound AI flight suffers tyre burst; all passengers safe

A US-bound Air India flight from Ahmedabad with 260 passengers onboard suffered a tyre burst after it landed at the international airport here, airport sources said here on Monday.

Rajkot-Delhi flight soon

Congress MP from Rajkot Kunvarji Bavaliya on Monday said that the city would soon have direct Air India flight connecting it with the national capital.

Delhi-bound Air India plane makes emergency landing

A Delhi-bound Air India plane with 135 passengers on board was forced to make emergency landing at an airport here today due to a technical snag, about 15 minutes after it took off.

Air India flight makes emergency landing in Jaipur

An Air India flight made an emergency landing in Jaipur late on Sunday after the pilot noticed that the aircraft was running short of fuel.

Plane tyre bursts; flight ops hit at Jaipur airport

Flight operations were halted at Sanganer airport here after a plane suffered tyre burst in the process of landing, but no one was injured, airport sources said on Monday.