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Air India pilots say vaccinate or won’t fly; airline assures jabs for all by May-end

May 04, 2021 11:54 pm

The airline said late on Tuesday all its employees will be vaccinated by the end of this month.

April 30, 1981, Forty Years Ago: Air India Sabotage

April 29, 2021 11:28 pm

The senior-most official sacked was M P Kharkar, Director-Engineering, who had only hours earlier conducted the Home Minister around the engineering complex at Bombay’s Santa Cruz airport where the airlines’ all-Boeing fleet is serviced and overhauled.

Govt begins process for inviting financial bids for Air India sale, deal to conclude by Sep

April 13, 2021 5:11 pm

The government is selling its entire 100 per cent stake in Air India that has been in losses ever since its merger with domestic operator Indian Airlines in 2007.

Kerala: Air India flight to Kuwait makes precautionary landing at Karipur airport after fire alarm goes off

April 09, 2021 12:30 pm

Sources said that after an investigation, it was found that it was a false alarm.

Explained: The United B-777 accident, action in the US, and why India's fleet is in the clear

February 23, 2021 9:07 am

As a result of FAA’s advisory, United has removed 24 Boeing 777 planes powered by the aforementioned engine model from service.

Centre, states owe Air India Rs 498 crore: Puri

February 10, 2021 8:36 pm

The government is currently in the process to sell its entire stake in Air India airline.

Air India divestment: History suggests still some way to go

December 20, 2020 8:13 am

While in light of recent events concerning Air India’s disinvestment, this is an important step forward in the sale process, history of the airline’s strategic sale exercise would suggest there is still some way to go.

CA, insurance agent, now Air India bidder...a trail of many questions

December 17, 2020 1:37 pm

Information accessed from the Registrar of Companies shows that Palaypu has been a director in three companies. Two of these, Lakhi Investment Management Services and ISBN Securities Pvt Ltd, have already been struck off.

Divest and spend

December 15, 2020 11:07 pm

Government must develop clear roadmap for disinvestment, use proceeds from stake sales for fresh investment.

As Air India bids close, Tatas and consortium led by staff in fray

December 15, 2020 7:29 am

According to sources, the Tata Group has submitted an official expression of interest for the airline although the bid has not been placed through its affiliate airlines, Vistara or AirAsia India. A Tata Group spokesperson declined comment.


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.

How often our airlines experience technical snags: News in Numbers

June 22, 2020 6:20 pm

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

February 24, 2016 12:38 pm

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.