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Technical snag forces Air India Express flight to return

January 23, 2023 12:51 pm

Flight, IX 549, which took off from the state capital of Kerala at 8.30 AM returned to the international airport here at 9.17 AM after one of the pilots noticed the technical glitch.

Aloke Singh to head Air India's low cost airline biz from January 1

December 22, 2022 7:46 pm

According to the internal communication, current AirAsia India CEO Sunil Bhaskaran will assume the leadership of a new initiative -- an aviation training academy.

Travellers without full name on Indian passports barred from flying to UAE

November 24, 2022 8:36 am

Passengers traveling to the UAE on residential or employment visas are, however, exempted from the rule.

Watch: Air India Express pilot's special announcement commemorating JRD Tata's first commercial flight 90 years ago

October 15, 2022 5:48 pm

It was on October 15, 1932 that JRD Tata made history by flying his first commercial flight from Karachi in Pakistan to Juhu in Mumbai.

AI Express flight to Kochi evacuated after engine catches fire on taxiway in Muscat

September 14, 2022 7:16 pm

The aircraft with 141 passengers and four infants on board was preparing to depart at 11.20am local time, when another aircraft’s crew reported fumes coming from one of the engines.

Air India Express flight hits electric pole on landing at Vijayawada airport; all passengers safe

February 20, 2021 8:13 pm

Meanwhile, the airline said it has ordered an investigation into the incident.

Insurers shell out Rs 660 crore for AI Express crash, largest in Indian aviation market

October 29, 2020 8:56 am

Of the reinsurers’ total claim provision of $89 million, $51 million is for the hull total loss and $38 million for liability that may arise for passengers who died or were injured, TPL and baggage loss etc, said Atul Sahai, CMD, New India Assurance (NIA).

Dubai aviation authority asks AI Express to reject flyers with Covid test reports from 4 labs

September 29, 2020 5:55 am

The laboratories are Suryam Lab in Jaipur, Microhealth Lab in the cities of Kerala, Dr P Bhasin Pathlabs (Private) Limited and Noble Diagnostic Centre in Delhi.

Day after Dubai barred it for flying Covid patient, AI Express back today

September 19, 2020 8:07 am

Air India Express said the suspension has come on account of ‘erroneous acceptance’ of passengers on the flights by the airline’s ground handling agents.

Dubai suspends Air India Express flights: Why, for how long, what now?

September 27, 2020 12:22 pm

This is the second time a jurisdiction has suspended flights from India; the Hong Kong government last month suspending Air India from flying to its airport for bringing in Covid-19 positive passengers.


Air India Express flight from Dubai crashlands in Kozhikode | See pictures

August 08, 2020 12:02 pm

An Air India Express flight with 190 passengers on board skidded off the runway and split into two while trying to land at Kerala’s Kozhikode airport in heavy rain on Friday evening.


Kannur International Airport Set to Take Flight

June 22, 2020 6:08 pm

Kannur International Airport (KIAL), the fourth in Kerala, will be dedicated to the nation on December 9. The airport will offer better access to travellers from north Kerala and parts of Karnataka like Coorg.