Mumbai man jailed for molesting minor actress in flight

Soon after the incident, the minor actress had posted details of her trauma on social media after which Vikas Sachdev was arrested.

Jan 15, 2020, 20:18 PM IST

Several airlines announce full refund for Delhi passengers on no-show due to traffic jam amid anti-Citizenship Act protests

Protests escalated in Delhi on December 15 over the CAA, which seeks to grant citizenship to Hindus, Sikhs, Jains, Parsis, Buddhists and Christians fleeing religious persecution from Pakistan, Afghanistan and Bangladesh and came to India on or before December 31, 2014.

Dec 19, 2019, 16:24 PM IST

Vistara chief commercial officer Sanjiv Kapoor resigns, Vinod Kannan named as replacement

The Tata Group airline said in a statement that after Sanjiv Kapoor's resignation, Chief Strategy Officer of Vistara, Vinod Kannan, will take over as the new CCO of the company.

Dec 16, 2019, 16:04 PM IST

Vistara, DIAL begins face recognition trials for passengers at Delhi Airport

With face recognition technology, passengers' entry would be automatically processed based on facial recognition system at all check points including airport entry, entry into Security Checks, and aircraft boarding.

Sep 06, 2019, 15:37 PM IST

Face recognition trials for passengers at Delhi Airport to begin from Friday

Passengers' entry would be automatically processed based on facial recognition system at all check points including airport entry, entry into Security Checks, and aircraft boarding at IGI Airport.

Sep 05, 2019, 17:23 PM IST

After take-off, Vistara flight landed back in Mumbai due to technical snag

A Vistara aircraft flying to Hyderabad on Friday was safely landed back in Mumbai after a technical snag was detected after take-off.The Hyderabad-bound flight number was UK869.

Aug 31, 2019, 16:28 PM IST

GoAir, IndiGo, Vistara pull out flights, Andaman complains

With peak October-March flying season approaching, the A&N has also flagged the issue of exorbitant airfares charged by the airlines on flights between Port Blair and mainland cities.

Aug 23, 2019, 13:51 PM IST

Vistara announces daily flight to Bangkok from 27 August, return tickets start at Rs 16,940

This is Vistara third international flight after connecting Singapore and Dubai from India.

Aug 06, 2019, 13:01 PM IST

Air India caps prices of Srinagar-Delhi flights at Rs 6899 amid terror threat

Air India has decided to bring the maximum ticket price down to Rs 6715 for flights from Srinagar to Delhi, and at Rs 6899 from Delhi to Srinagar till August 15.

Aug 04, 2019, 11:56 AM IST

Vistara announces daily flight to Dubai from August 21

A round trip Mumbai-Dubai-Mumbai will come at Rs 17820 for economy class, Rs 24900 for  premium economy class and Rs 37465 for business class.

Aug 02, 2019, 15:40 PM IST

Vistara, DIAL to soon begin face recognition trials for passengers at Delhi Airport

The trial will be done in line with the central government’s signature DigiYatra programme that ensures that customers gets a seamless, consistent and paperless service experience at airports.

Aug 01, 2019, 17:35 PM IST

Diverted Vistara flight lands in Lucknow with low fuel

Flight UK944 operating on Mumbai-Delhi route initiated a diversion to Lucknow due to bad weather over Delhi.

Jul 17, 2019, 08:58 AM IST

Vistara announces first international flight from India to Singapore

The airline announced introductory all-inclusive round-trip fares at Rs 21,877 for Delhi-Singapore-Delhi and Rs 20,778 Mumbai-Singapore-Mumbai.

Jul 11, 2019, 11:52 AM IST

Passenger thrown off Vistara plane after insisting on smoking mid-air

The incidents took place in the Amritsar-Delhi-Kolkata (UK 946 and UK707) flight.

Dec 22, 2018, 12:39 PM IST

Vistara announces festive sale with fares starting Rs 999

Bookings under the sale are open for 24 hours only, starting Wednesday for travel between December 27 and April 10.

Dec 11, 2018, 17:48 PM IST

Vistara flight aborts landing twice due to dead bird on Delhi runway

The Vistara flight UK-882 had to go-around (abort landing) twice after warning messages from ATC in Delhi.

Oct 23, 2018, 18:19 PM IST

Vistara announces inflight entertainment, to be streamed wireless to smartphone or laptop

It will be available across Vistara's entire network.

Sep 13, 2018, 14:13 PM IST

Vistara orders 6 Boeing, 13 Airbus jets worth $3.1 billion in growth plan

Vistara joins rival Jet Airways and low-cost carriers IndiGo and SpiceJet that have plans to grow their international operations to offset a highly competitive, price-sensitive domestic market. 

Jul 11, 2018, 15:43 PM IST

India airlines turn to international markets to escape airfare war at home

While global airlines' profits have been strong since 2015 - though with wide regional variations - Indian carriers are struggling to remain profitable.

Jun 13, 2018, 23:43 PM IST

In air war vs Boeing, Airbus pins hope on China and India

Having lost a series of contests in the US for sales of the 250-300-seat A330neo, Airbus is seeing Chinese and Indian skies for a breath of fresh air.

Jun 04, 2018, 11:54 AM IST