AIR INDIA NEWS

 

IndiGo rules out Air India purchase in setback to Modi plan

gulfnews.com  2018-04-06 12:09:51

India?s biggest airline said it doesn?t have the wherewithal to acquire Air India in its entirety and make it profitable

New owners of Air India to get planes and $5b of debt

gulfnews.com  2018-03-29 11:14:05

The government said on Wednesday it will sell 76% of Air India, which been unprofitable since its 2007 merger with Indian Airlines

Air India sale: Who'll buy the debt-laden carrier?

BBC News  2018-03-29 10:25:46

The government is to try to sell a 76% stake in the airline in a long-awaited privatisation.

Government plans to sell 76% stake in Air India

gulfnews.com  2018-03-28 14:47:47

The transaction will involve Air India, its low cost arm Air India Express and Air India SATS Airport Services Pvt Ltd.

New Delhi to allow foreign investment in Air India

Air Transport World  2018-01-12 15:47:00

The Indian government has eased ownership rules surrounding Air India, allowing up to a 49% stake to be held by foreign investors.read more

Cabinet tweaks AI?s FDI norms to attract foreign buyers

gulfnews.com  2018-01-11 11:04:08

Present rules allow foreign airlines to invest in Indian airlines up to a limit of 49% of their paid-up capital, which is not applicable to Air India

FDI in Air India means no preferential treatment to it: Raju

gulfnews.com  2018-01-11 10:46:20

Civil Aviation Minster Gajapathi Raju said India would like foreign bidders to come and participate in Air India?s disinvestment

Boeing, Air India Celebrate Airline's 125th Delivery

PR Newswire  2017-10-11 21:49:00

EVERETT, Wash., Oct. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Air India celebrated today the delivery of the airline's 125th airplane from Boeing. The airplane is the 27th 787-8 Dreamliner for the ...

Boeing, Air India Celebrate Airline's 125th Delivery

PR Newswire  2017-10-11 21:49:00

EVERETT, Wash., Oct. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Air India celebrated today the delivery of the airline's 125th airplane from Boeing. The airplane is the 27th 787-8 Dreamliner for the ...

Boeing, Air India Celebrate Airline's 125th Delivery

PR Newswire  2017-10-11 21:49:00

EVERETT, Wash., Oct. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Air India celebrated today the delivery of the airline's 125th airplane from Boeing. The airplane is the 27th 787-8 Dreamliner for the ...

Air India flight from Dubai hits guiding lights during landing

gulfnews.com  2017-07-16 14:16:18

The Air India aircraft hit guiding lights upon landing at Mangaluru Airport

Air India: No chicken in cattle class

BBC News  2017-07-11 05:24:39

The airline says serving only vegetarian meals is a cost-cutting measure, not a political statement.

Air India considers Los Angeles, Houston nonstop services

Air Transport World  2017-06-12 17:07:00

Air India is evaluating new nonstop flights from India to Los Angeles, California, and Houston, Texas, as the Indian flag carrier continues its international expansion. read more

India?s Alliance Air to lease 10 ATRs from DAE

Air Transport World  2017-05-01 16:20:00

UAE-based lessor Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE) signed long-term lease agreements May 1 for 10 ATR 72-600 regional turboprops with Air India regional subsidiary Alliance Air. read more

Air India to hire over 80 junior pilots for wide-body Boeing planes

gulfnews.com  2017-04-23 06:34:45

The pilots are being recruited for the airline?s wide-body Boeing B777 and B787 aircrafts

Air India revokes ban on MP who beat employee

BBC News  2017-04-07 10:13:09

Rvindra Gaikwad is able to fly again after India's aviation minister intervenes on his behalf.

Air India to expand domestic air services with ATR 72s

Air Transport World  2017-03-23 18:17:00

Air India plans to use its fully owned regional Alliance Air to increase connections between regional airports within India.read more

Air India files complaint as MP boasts of beating steward

BBC News  2017-03-23 14:02:25

Ravindra Gaikwad says he hit the airline steward with a slipper after being denied business class.

Air India to lease six Boeing widebody aircraft

Air Transport World  2017-03-10 17:16:00

Air India will lease six additional widebody aircraft?either Boeing 777-300ERs or 787-9s?as its international expansion plan continues. read more

Air India's all-female crew makes history with round-the-world flight

CNN  2017-03-06 15:03:43

Air India says it has become the first airline to fly around the world with an all-female crew, just ahead of International Women's Day.