An airhostess has pressed charges of assault and sexual harassment against the commander and co-pilot of an Air India flight following a mid-air scuffle on board the Sharjah-Lucknow-Delhi flight.
Arvind Jadhav,chairman and managing director of National Aviation Company of India Ltd (Nacil),spent sleepless nights talking executive pilots…
Its always interesting to try to determine the precise value of Indian currency that can be beneficial to both our importers and exporters.
Imagine the misfortune that befell Air Indias pilots. While they were reeling under the spectre of pay cuts,they were suffering from headaches…
With the striking pilots getting back to work,operations of AI returned to normal with 18 of its flights taking off from the national capital.
Giving in to tough talk from the government,executive pilots of Air India called off their strike Wednesday morning,the fifth day of an agitation…
Air Indias self-indulgent pilots have called off their strike,but the takeaway from their drama remains unchanged.
The executive pilots of Air India called off their five-day old stir following government’s assurance that there would be no cut in incentives.
Air India on Wednesday cancelled over 30 flights as the agitating pilots refused to return to work.
Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel warned that the management would be ‘free to take stern action’ if any section of the agitators did not resume work forthwith.
The govt said ‘all options were open’ for AI,and the airline may approach the Directorate General of Civil Aviation to seek cancellation of pilots licences.
The mass sick leave by a section of pilots of Air India has virtually grounded the national carrier and even triggered talks of a lock-out. The pilots are protesting over a cut in their PLIs or Productivity Linked Incentives which form a key part of their salaries. Shashank Shekhar explains the intricacies in the salary structure of pilots at Air India and why PLIs are considered critical by the pilots….
The government asked the striking pilots of Air India to resume their duties by Wednesday failing which the airline was free to take any decision.
Air India has suspended booking of tickets till further notice and decided to cancel a majority of its morning flights to cut down inconvenience caused to passengers by last minute cancellations.
The Air India operations continued to be disrupted for the fourth day today as 180 pilots refused to report for duty.