Air India

Air India sale: Govt begins process for inviting financial bids, deal to conclude by September

Salt-to-software conglomerate Tata Group was among the "multiple" entities that had put in preliminary bids for buying loss-making Air India in December last year.

Apr 14, 2021, 09:44 AM IST

Govt begins process for inviting financial bids for Air India sale, deal to conclude by Sep

The airline, which started as a mail carrier in 1932, will give a successful bidder control of 4,400 domestic and 1,800 international landing and parking slots at domestic airports, as well as 900 slots at airports overseas. Besides, the bidder would get 100 percent of the low-cost arm Air India Express and 50 percent of AISATS.

Apr 13, 2021, 19:38 PM IST

Refund passengers who cancelled flights in last year's lockdown, Govt tells airlines

MoCA Secretary on Wednesday chaired a meeting with representatives of airlines in connection with refund of credit shells of passengers. A credit shell is a credit note created against a cancelled PNR and can be used by the passenger for a future booking. 

Apr 08, 2021, 18:03 PM IST

Air India privatisation to be completed by May end: Aviation Minister Hardeep Puri

Union Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Saturday stated that the privatisation of Air India is likely to be completed by the end of May.

Mar 27, 2021, 16:31 PM IST

Karnataka: 2.41 kg gold worth Rs 1.10 crore seized at Mangaluru Airport

A team led by Dr. Kapil Gade IRS Deputy Commissioner and other department officers intercepted a female passenger named Mohammed Ali Sameera.

Mar 11, 2021, 16:44 PM IST

'If you save culprits, it will further damage reputation of Air India': Manu Bhaker

Meanwhile, Air India rebutted the Manu Bhaker's claims and in a tweet stated that the involved officials had only sought "valid documents as per rules of weapon carriage on-board". The airline also denied the pistol shooter's allegations of demanding a bribe.

Feb 20, 2021, 13:21 PM IST

Air India's direct non-stop service between Chicago and Hyderabad; all you need to know

Air India has commenced its first-ever non-stop services between Hyderabad and Chicago.

Jan 14, 2021, 22:35 PM IST

Making India Proud: The daughters of India created history

The daughters of India took the longest journey by flying over the North Pole. Watch the video to know why this history is special.

Jan 11, 2021, 20:40 PM IST

Zoya Aggarwal Exclusive: How does it feel to fly over the North Pole?

An All Women-Pilot team from Air India flew from San Francisco on the world's longest air route over the North Pole and successfully landed at Kempegowda International Airport in Bengaluru, covering a distance of about 16,000 kilometres. Watch exclusive interview of Zoya Aggarwal

Jan 11, 2021, 17:30 PM IST

India's women pilot team is going to create History

Air India's flight captain Zoya Agarwal, will fly on the world's longest air route via North Pole with her female co-pilots for the first time.

Jan 09, 2021, 18:14 PM IST

Air India's first-ever non-stop Bengaluru-San Francisco flight to have 'all-women cockpit crew'

Air India's first-ever non-stop Bengaluru-San Francisco flight will have an 'all-women cockpit crew'. The flight will be operated by an all-women Cockpit Crew of Capt Zoya Aggarwal (P1), Capt Papagari Thanmai(P1), Capt Akansha Sonaware (P2) and Capt Shivani Manhas (P2).

Jan 09, 2021, 12:27 PM IST

India, UK resume flight operations amid concerns over new COVID-19 strain, first flight carrying passengers arrives in Delhi

India, UK resumed flight operations amid concerns over the new COVID-19 strain.  The first flight carrying passengers today arrived in Delhi from London

Jan 08, 2021, 12:43 PM IST

Air India pilots reject 5% rollback in pay cut, ask Air India CMD to donate it towards Parliament building or PM Care

In a letter to Air India CMD, the two pilot associations said they do not accept this paltry 5 percent roll back in illegal pay cut.

Dec 24, 2020, 14:10 PM IST

Air India’s 50% concession for senior citizen: Details here

These concessions are applicable on AIRINDIA operated flights and Alliance Air codeshare flights.

Dec 17, 2020, 18:47 PM IST

Air India Privatisation: US Based Fund Interups, Tata Sons among prime bidders

Debt-laden Air India has now become a test case on how to get investor interest in adversarial market conditions.

Dec 14, 2020, 15:09 PM IST

Air India Privatisation: Tata Group likely to file Expression of Interest today

Debt-laden Air India has now become a test case on how to get investor interest in adversarial market conditions.

Dec 14, 2020, 12:44 PM IST

Bharat Bandh: Air India's big announcement; here's what will happen if you miss your flight on December 8

Bharat Bandh: Air India has made a major announcement for its passengers travelling on Tuesday (December 8).

Dec 08, 2020, 01:32 AM IST

Air India crew member, employee of catering company held for smuggling 3.1 kg gold worth Rs 1.5 crore from London

The gold was seized under Section 110 of the Customs Act, 1962.

Dec 07, 2020, 17:41 PM IST

Air India pilot bodies advise members not to participate in disinvestment bid

The last date for submission of bid expires on December 14.

Dec 05, 2020, 12:26 PM IST