Indian Pilots Guild

IPG seeks reinstatement of sacked Air India pilots

Indian Pilots Guild has requested Air India, which formally became a member of the Star Alliance Friday, to take back pilots sacked in 2012 for striking work.

Jul 11, 2014, 22:49 PM IST

IPG seeks reinstatement of sacked Air India pilots

Indian Pilots Guild has requested Air India, which formally became a member of the Star Alliance today, to take back pilots sacked in 2012 for striking work.

Jul 11, 2014, 21:47 PM IST

AI suffer losses of over Rs 1700 cr in 3 years from 2009-10

The annual losses were Rs 604 crore, Rs 562 crore and Rs 539 crore respectively in 2011-12, 2010-11 and 2009-10.

Aug 24, 2012, 22:34 PM IST

Air India reinstates nine sacked pilots

The Air India management on Monday told the Delhi High Court that it has revoked the sacking of nine of the 101 pilots and would sympathetically consider the other cases, which would be decided within four to six weeks.

Jul 23, 2012, 15:50 PM IST

Air India to raise Rs.7,400 crore in three months

The company has also started to scout for merchant bankers for the exercise, which is a part of the company's financial restructuring plan (FRP).

Jul 16, 2012, 16:42 PM IST

Strike fails to affect AI revenues, up 21% in Q1

The carrier's topline rose three percent in June over the same period last fiscal, notwithstanding the fact that it operated a truncated flight schedule on the international network during the entire month, officials said.

Jul 11, 2012, 16:21 PM IST

Air India strike is second longest in aviation industry

The strike by a section of Air India pilots will Monday enter the 57th day, to attain the notorious distinction of becoming the second longest strike in the country's aviation history.

Jul 01, 2012, 20:21 PM IST

No end in sight to AI pilots strike

The pilots, who are on a 48-hour hunger strike here, alleged that the minister was speaking in one voice and the airline management in another.

Jun 25, 2012, 12:39 PM IST

Air India to reactivate east Asia routes, plans operational rebound

Strike-hit national carrier Air India will reactive flights between the national capital and east Asian destinations like Shanghai, Tokyo and Hong Kong in phases starting from Sunday.

Jun 21, 2012, 15:49 PM IST

AI troubles increase; 22 executive pilots report 'sick'

Air India Chairman-cum-Managing Director Rohit Nandan on Tuesday said while 22 pilots have reported 'sick', three don't have passport and three others have applied for emergency leave like illness in family.

Jun 19, 2012, 20:57 PM IST

Ajit Singh to meet Air India's executive pilots

The development comes after the executive pilots complained to the minister about the current truncated international operations, contending it was not maintainable and may be risky.

Jun 17, 2012, 20:44 PM IST

Not waiting for striking pilots to return: Govt

Reminding the pilots and other employees that their survival was linked to Air India, Ajit Singh said that nobody is going to give anymore public money to the airline and "they will not survive for too long" if the company does not become competitive.

Jun 17, 2012, 17:40 PM IST

Air India likely to sack all striking pilots

A further crackdown on the striking Air India pilots is being contemplated by the management and that 300 pilots could be dismissed with the 35-day-old strike on Sunday showing no signs of being called off.

Jun 10, 2012, 21:15 PM IST

Air India to cut loss-making routes

The move will lead to a cut the required strength of pilots and aircraft that ply on these routes.

Jun 05, 2012, 20:59 PM IST

Air India may not survive if strike continues: Official

Air India chief Rohit Nandan Saturday warned that the airline may not be able to survive in the long run if its pilots don't end their 26-day-old strike.

Jun 02, 2012, 22:56 PM IST

Air India crisis: IPG ready to set aside demands if recognition is restored

The IPG was de-recognised and services of 101 pilots were terminated after they started reporting sick from May seven.

Jun 02, 2012, 19:42 PM IST

Air India strike leads to biggest revenue loss

The strike by Air India pilots entered the 26th day Saturday, pushing up the airline's revenue losses to more than Rs.350 crore, one of the biggest loss suffered by it in any strike.

Jun 02, 2012, 15:31 PM IST

DGCA slaps notice on 3 office bearers of Indian Pilots Guild

Aviation regulator DGCA Thursday asked three office-bearers of the de-recognised Indian Pilots Guild (IPG), leading the pilots' strike, to appear before it on Monday and explain as to why their flying licenses should not be cancelled for not joining duty.

May 31, 2012, 22:22 PM IST

Day 23 of AI stir: Striking pilots can't get advanced aircraft training says court

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday said Air India pilots had no right to get training on advanced Boeing 777 aircraft, to be used in international flights, till they called off their strike.

May 30, 2012, 13:30 PM IST

Govt comes out strongly against striking AI pilots

Government on Tuesday came out strongly against striking Air India pilots saying they were continuing their agitation despite Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh saying their demands would be considered only after they joined duty "unconditionally".

May 29, 2012, 21:27 PM IST