Air India flights are likely to be affected as the major cabin crew union has threatened to start ‘work-to-rule’ agitation.
AI management had derostered 23 cabin crew over last month’s Cairo flight delay episode.
The government has decided to give former ministers,secretaries and their family members life-long upgrades to first class tickets on state-run carrier Air India,Parliament was informed today.
A technical glitch was blamed for the return of the plane.
Air India said it had operated a charter flight to carry IPL players from Chandigarh to Chennai as per rules and procedures.
After state-owned carrier Air Indias wage-cut proposal last year did not go down well with employees,the newly-appointed board members have suggested that the wage cut proposal be looked at as a last resort.
State-owned Air India delayed payment of March’s salary to its employee by a month as it had to meet year-end expenses for various purposes.
Air India said it will resume its non-stop flights through alternative routes on the Mumbai-New York-Mumbai and Delhi-New York-Delhi sectors.
National air-carrier Air India and Singapore Airport Terminal Services (SATS) have signed an agreement to form a single 50:50 joint venture company to house their three existing ground-and-cargo-handling JVs in Bangalore and Hyderabad….
With the volcanic clouds over the European airspace virtually shutting down global air traffic,Air India announced cancellation of flights to Europe and North America.
Kingfisher canceled its flights to London while AI rescheduled its flights to London,Toronto and New York as airspace was closed over several European airports.
State-owned Air India,which recently received its first shot of government equity,had begun to show a declining trend in losses,said civil aviation minister Praful Patel.
After over 2,000 airline pilots from across the country came together under one umbrella body called the Air Line Pilots Association…
This is the first time since March 2007 that there has been any sign of recovery in Air India.
The NACIL board has appointed Austrian Airlines executive vice-president (flight operations) Gustav Baldauf as Air Indias new chief operating officer.