Mysuru-Kodagu MP Pratap Simha, Mysuru district in-charge minister GT Devegowda and tourism minister Sa Ra Mahesh flagged off the first Air Alliance flight to Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) from Mysore Airport on Wednesday.
"AI 933 Delhi-Kochi-Dubai is held up at Delhi due to technical reasons. Revised ETD is 1100 hrs. We sincerely apologise for the delay and inconvenience caused to our esteemed passengers," Air India said in a tweet.
A Kolkata-bound Air India flight, which took off from the New Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) on Wednesday morning, returned to the aerodrome due to a technical issue, a source said.
According to Air India Chairman and Managing Director, Ashwani Lohani, "The Armed personnel will be requested to board before first and business class passengers." Discounted air fares to armed forces personnel in domestic sector would also be given.
Trivandrum, Jan 09 (ANI): Minister of State (MoS) for Culture and Tourism and Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma on Saturday said that he was not yet informed of the situation on Air India flight delay issue. Passengers of an Air India plane in Delhi were delayed for several hours on Friday allegedly because the airline was eager to help out a BJP minister and two judges on another flight.
Bengaluru, Jan 08 (ANI): An Air India flight from Bangalore to Delhi was delayed for four hours, triggering passengers to protest on Friday morning. Some passengers also asked the airport officers to refund their money while some asked for accommodation. The reason behind the delay is yet to be confirmed.