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WATCH VIDEO: Air India aircraft catches fire during AC repair work at Delhi airport

Air India aircraft catches fire: The aircraft was empty at the time of the repair work and the fire was doused immediately.

If you get your periods on a flight, expect no help from the crew

Surprisingly, the IGI Airport washroom is not equipped with a sanitary pad vending machine even as the Railways and some other public facilities have begun installing such machines.


Air India grounds 4 B-777s for lack of funds, looks to lease five of Jet’s

“There are 19 aircraft grounded and these include Boeing 777, Boeing 787, Boeing 747 and Airbus A320s. Some of these aircraft are expected to be back in service by August,” the official said.

Air India Express mulls leasing some Jet Airways' Boeing 737s

Air India Express parent, Air India, is already discussing a proposal to lease five of Jet Airways wide-body planes, Boeing 777s.

Air India waives cancellation charges for Colombo flight tickets

Besides, the airline has requested passengers to report well in advance to clear security at Bandaranaike International Airport in Colombo.

As aviation sector bleeds, Reliance looks at Jet Airways and Air India

Reliance is not among the parties that submitted an Expression of Interest (EoI) to the lenders for acquiring Jet Airways. One source, who did not wish to be identified, said it may join UAE-headquartered Etihad Airways in its bid at a later date


SpiceJet hires 500 Jet Airways employees, including 100 pilots

Jet has offered to offload between 32.1 per cent to 75 per cent stake to an eligible investor after evaluating all bids. Till now, the lenders have received expression of interest (EoI) from four-five parties. The process is expected to conclude by May 10.

Air India hires from Jet, offers special fares, plans to lease 5 aircraft

Air India’s Chairman and Managing Director Ashwani Lohani said: “In tune with Air India’s role and responsibilities as the national carrier, we would be happy to alleviate this inconvenience by considering the possibility of operating a few B777 aircraft, on their established routes.”

Air India offers special fares to Jet Airways stranded international passengers

Passengers holding confirmed RT tickets on Jet Airways will be allowed to avail special stranded passenger fares from the destinations common with Air India, it said.

Air India recruitment 2019: Walk-in-interview for ground duty posts, salary up to Rs 41,000

Air India recruitment 2019: A total of 8 vacancies are on offer. Walk-in-interviews to begin from April 27, 2019. Candidates with at least a graduation degree can also apply.

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Kannur International Airport Set to Take Flight

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.

How often our airlines experience technical snags: News in Numbers

Domestic airlines have reported the number of technical snags they have experienced. Of them all, IndiGo's numbers jump out, because it first reported 340 odd snags and when rivals reported the number suspect, it was revised to over 14,000 snags.


Increasing airfare in time of distress is concerning: Mahesh Sharma

New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma on Wednesday reacted over the price hike by private airlines in the time of crisis. He said it is a matter of serious consideration for them as well as for Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He further said that airlines should not increase their prices during the crisis period. He added that Air India has always played a social holistic role and acted in the same way during Nepal’s earthquake.