Bhaskar Bhat takes over as new chairman of Vistara

Bhat, who was serving as the Managing Director of Titan Company Limited since 2002, has replaced Prasad Menon, who retired from the airline yesterday.

Singapore Airlines confirms bomb threat on flight

The plane landed safely earlier in the day at the at Changi Airport, but disembarkation was delayed. 

Singapore Airlines announces Tigerair takeover bid
Singapore Airlines announces Tigerair takeover bid

Singapore Airlines (SIA) today announced a full takeover bid for its struggling budget carrier subsidiary Tigerair and vowed to redevelop it as an integral part of the group's portfolio.

Vistara takes delivery of its seventh Airbus A320 aircraft

Tata-SIA joint venture carrier Vistara Tuesday took delivery of its seventh aircraft as the airline plans to scale up flight operations from the forthcoming winter schedule.

Singapore Grand Prix on alert over haze threat
Singapore Grand Prix on alert over haze threat

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.

Vistara appoints GSA for Gulf

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.

Singapore Airlines Airbus loses power in-flight to both engines

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.

Singapore Airlines Airbus loses power in-flight to both engines

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. 

Vistara launches daily flight service to Lucknow

Vistara's foray into Lucknow marks the addition of the ninth destination to Vistara’s route network.

SIA offers special fares at Rs 22,000 for Indian travellers

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.

Singapore Airlines in talks to take stake in S Korea's Jeju Air

Singapore Airlines Ltd is in talks to take a stake in Jeju Air Co Ltd either directly or via the low-cost South Korean carrier`s initial public offering, a Jeju Air spokesman said on Tuesday.

Vistara to launch daily Delhi-Pune flight from April

Tata-SIA joint venture airline Vistara Friday said it will launch a daily flight on the Delhi- Pune route from next month, which will take the new carrier's total destinations to eight.

Vistara allowed 3-month exemption from route dispersal norms

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.

SIA to introduce new cabin class in flights to India from October

Singapore Airlines (SIA) on Tuesday said it will introduce a new cabin class -- premium economy -- on its flights to Delhi and Mumbai from coming October.

Vistara spreads wings; to add Goa, Hyderabad flights by March

Tata-SIA joint venture carrier Vistara Friday announced scaling up of operations and said it plans to operate 164 flights per week besides adding Hyderabad and Goa routes by March.

Tatas' Vistara starts flying; says will 'do it right'

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.

Vistara launches first flight from Delhi; says will 'do it right'

The launch of the new full-service airline marks the re-entry of Tata group in the airline business after over six decades.

Vistara to launch operations tomorrow

Tata-Singapore Airlines joint venture airline Vistara will launch its operations from Friday with flight from Delhi to Mumbai and Ahmedabad.

Vistara likely to take delivery of 3rd A-320 this week

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.

Vistara confident govt will soon abolish 5x20 Rule for flying abroad

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.