As per a filing, Tata Sons infused Rs 255 crore in Vistara, while Singapore Airlines infused Rs 245 crore
According to data sourced from online travel agencies, fares on some of the trunk routes in the domestic sector have increased by 15-30 per cent just over the last two to four weeks.
All 55 passengers, 5 crew members onboard unhurt; pilots de-rostered
IndiGo has increased its domestic flights by 10.4 per cent to 11,130 weekly services for summer 2022 as compared to 10,084 weekly services in the corresponding period last year, the regulator noted.
Ayci's appointment was subject to security clearance from the Ministry of Home Affairs and he was expected to join duties on or before April 1.
The Tata Group appointed Ilker Ayci as Air India’s MD and CEO earlier this month to be effective on or before April 1. Appointment of foreign CEOs require clearance from the government.
Gangwal’s resignation comes around two weeks after other promoter Rahul Bhatia took charge as the company’s managing director.
Ilker Ayci was chairman of Turkish Airlines since 2015, and his resignation from the post was announced by the airline on January 27 this year — the same day Tatas were handed over Air India by the Centre.
To transfer flyers to one another in case of disruptions on ‘as available’ basis
Shortly after the plane took off from Mumbai around 6.30am on Wednesday, the airport’s air traffic control reported that the aircraft’s engine cowl was found on the side of the runway.
🔴 A bench headed by Chief Justice N V Ramana took note of the submissions of senior advocate Harish Salve that SpiceJet would try to resolve the issue with the Swiss firm.
The takeover by the salt-to-software conglomerate ends years of failed attempts to sell the money-losing airline that had been kept afloat all these years with thousands of crores of taxpayer money.
The government had in October last year, inked the share purchase agreement with the Tata Group for the sale of national carrier Air India for Rs 18,000 crore.
The "enhanced meal service" will be served on Mumbai-Newark flight and five Mumbai-Delhi flights on Friday.
On October 11, the central government had issued the Letter of Intent (LoI) to the Tata Group, confirming its willingness to transfer 100 per cent stake in the airline.
🔴 According to Air India’s reply to a Right to Information (RTI) application filed by Commodore Lokesh K Batra (Retd) on January 20, 2022, the dues are under multiple heads and estimated to have been pending up to October last year.
🔴 The order comes nearly seven months after the Mumbai bench of the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) cleared the plan last June.
Apart from Air India, United Airlines and American Airlines are the other two carriers that operate flights between India and the US.
At Delhi, for instance, of the 78 international passenger flights that arrived on Monday, 37 were scheduled to arrive in the 8-hour window from 2am to 10 am. Similarly, at Mumbai, of the 51 international passenger flights scheduled to arrive on Tuesday, 30 arrived between 12 am and 8 am.
🔴 SpiceJet “has miserably failed to satisfy the three pronged test suggested by the Supreme Court in Mathusudan Govardhandas & Co Vs Madhu Woollen Industries, and hence had rendered itself liable to be wound up for its inability to pay its debts under Section 433 (e) of the Companies Act 1956,” the high court said in its order.
“I am all for regaining our space in the civil aviation arena in the world and making a hub in India and for more wide body aircraft. We will get there but bear with me and trust me, I am on your side. We will work together but in a safe environment,” Civil aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia said.
IndiGo joins Go Airlines India Ltd., which is also looking to unbundle baggage charges from air tickets to position itself as an ultra-low cost carrier.
The ministry has also permitted resumption of magazine and reading materials for passengers on domestic flights, the order noted.
Last month, SNV Aviation, which owns Akasa Air, said it expected to start flying next year after getting initial clearance from the civil aviation ministry to launch the country's latest ultra-low-cost carrier.
American Airlines has proposed a code-share agreement with IndiGo, meaning travellers of American Airlines could take connecting flights to other stations in India using IndiGo’s network.