Air India flight

Air India to restart Delhi-Amritsar-Birmingham flight

Pakistan had shut its airspace in February, resulting in a significant rise of Air India's operating costs on flights connecting Delhi to Europe.

published on : 17th July 2019

IOC threatens to cut fuel supply to Air India

The disinvestment-bound carrier, which is incurring Rs 15 crore loss per day, has huge dues towards oil companies and AAI, among others.

published on : 15th July 2019

Wet runway, over-speeding caused AI Express flight skidding at Mangaluru Airport, says source

The incident evoked memories of the air tragedy at the same airport on May 22, 2010, when an Air India Express flight overshot the table-top runway and plunged into a gorge, killing 152 passengers.

published on : 1st July 2019

More Air India flights to Dubai from early June

India-Dubai is considered one of the most lucrative sectors as demand is always very high on the route due to high business as well as leisure travel.

published on : 18th May 2019

Air India software shutdown effect : 137 flights to be delayed Sunday

The average duration of delay on these 137 flights of Sunday would be of 3 hours, the airline's spokesperson said.

published on : 28th April 2019

Air India asks its crew to say Jai Hind 'with much fervour' after every flight announcement

Air India CMD Ashwani Lohani had issued a similar direction to pilots in May 2016. The current advisory is a reminder to the staff, in line with the 'mood of the nation'.

published on : 4th March 2019

Air India hijack threat: Navi Mumbai police registers case 

Following the threat call, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport in Mumbai was put on high alert and the security there was beefed up.

published on : 24th February 2019

Air India planning to increase daily utilisation of both domestic and international aircrafts

According to a top executive, the airline is planning to use its aircrafts for half an hour to one hour more per day.

published on : 12th February 2019

Ahead of Lok Sabha elections, Centre to launch direct Air India flights to holy city of Najaf

Najaf is renowned as the site of the tomb of Caliph 'Ali ibn Abi Talib, who is revered by all Muslims but is considered to be the first Imam of the Shias.

published on : 12th February 2019

Air India passengers bound for Male stuck at Bengaluru airport after pilots clock out

The passengers reached Male 10 hours late after a different aircraft and crew were arranged.

published on : 19th January 2019

No more Haj subsidy, focus now on minority education

Haj subsidy is set to be scr­a­p­p­ed from 2018 with the Centre de­ciding to go ahead with the re­commendation for its immediate abolition by a special committee set up in January this year.

published on : 3rd November 2017