Since the inaugural Singapore Grand Prix in 2008, drivers have been routinely quizzed about how they would cope with a tropical downpour during the only Formula One race held entirely under floodlights.
Tata-SIA joint venture airline Vistara Sunday said it has appointed Dubai-based Sharaf Travels as its general sales agent (GSA) for the Gulf market to sell its tickets and services in the region where it does not fly.
A Singapore Airlines (SIA) Airbus plane carrying 194 people temporarily lost power to both engines on a recent flight to Shanghai, SIA confirmed Wednesday after a flight tracker said the plane had to descend 13,000 feet (3.96 kilometres) before normal operation was restored.
A Singapore Airlines Airbus with 182 passengers and 12 crew on board lost power to both engines en route to Shanghai -- reportedly falling 13,000 feet -- the airline said Wednesday as it announced an investigation into the incident.
Singapore Airlines is offering special fares to customers from India with an all-inclusive rates starting at Rs 22,000 for a limited periods to commemorate the Golden Jubilee of its diplomatic relations with India.
New carrier Vistara has been allowed a three-month exemption from complying with the requirement of operating flights to the financially unviable regions like the North East, the government said Tuesday.
Marking Tatas' re-entry into the Indian aviation space after over six decades, new airline Vistara on Friday flew its first flight, and said its aim will be to "do it right" without making a big splash.
Tata-SIA joint venture airline Vistara, which is all set to take wings from Friday with flights connecting Delhi, Mumbai and Ahmedabad, is expected to take delivery of its third Airbus A-320 aircraft this week.
Tata-SIA joint venture airline Vistara Monday sounded confident that the government would soon scrap the mandatory norms of five years' domestic service and 20-aircraft fleet for flying overseas, which will help it serve on the international routes too.