Air India Express

Crew member and passenger arrested for smuggling

The Customs has increased alertness as international operations are back on track.

published on : 19th April 2022

Tamil Nadu: DRI sleuths nab an airline crew and passenger; seize gold paste weighing 2.5 kg 

Usually, the smuggling activity would be high during April and May.

published on : 18th April 2022

TN Chamber of Commerce urges airlines to operate flights between Madurai-Kuala Lumpur

The Chamber said Air India Express has introduced international flights between Kuala Lumpur and Trichy recently.

published on : 8th April 2022

80 stranded as two Air India Express flights depart early from Kozhikode airport

Sources with Air India Express said the airline had sent emails on Saturday night informing travellers about the rescheduling of flights to Doha (IX 373) and Sharjah (IX 351).

published on : 4th April 2022

Air India Express to have 603 weekly departures in summer

After the Central government allowed resumption of international flights from and to India after a gap of two years, Air India Express (AIE) commenced its full schedule on March 27. 

published on : 29th March 2022

Plane crash in China: DGCA puts Boeing 737 fleets of Indian carriers on 'enhanced surveillance'

A Boeing 737-800 aircraft of China Eastern Airlines, which was on way from Kunming to Guangzhou, crashed in Tengxian County in the city of Wuzhou.

published on : 22nd March 2022

‘Ghost baggage’ spooks airport staff in Bengaluru

The flight was not allowed to take off to Mangaluru even five hours after arrival at the Kempegowda International Airport (KIA).

published on : 21st March 2022

Air India Express cabin crew call off strike

AIE cabin crew had alleged that the management had reduced the contract period of the staff to one year without any explanation.

published on : 6th March 2022

Ukraine crisis: Spicejet, AI Express, IndiGo operating special evacuation flights for Indians

India on Saturday began the evacuation of its citizens from Romania and Hungary, countries sharing borders with Ukraine, as the Ukrainian airspace has been closed since February 24.

published on : 28th February 2022

Talks fail, Air India Express cabin crew to go on indefinite strike from January 15

According to the cabin crew, the management has reduced their contract period from five years to one year, while other staff and new recruits have been provided a five-year contract

published on : 13th January 2022

Air India Express cabin crew call for indefinite strike from January 15 

Over 500 cabin crew under the Air India Express Employees Union (AIXEU) are likely to strike work as they allege that the management has shown discrimination while issuing contracts.

published on : 3rd January 2022

Competition Commission clears Tatas acquisition of Air India, two subsidiaries

Talace Pvt Ltd, part of Tata Group, is to acquire 100 per cent stakes in Air India, Air India Express and 50 per cent shareholding in Air India SATS Airport Services Pvt Ltd (AISATS).

published on : 20th December 2021

Tata will have to retain all Air India employees for one year: Aviation Ministry

The government clarified that VRS will be offered if anyone is to be removed after a year.

published on : 9th October 2021

Regional routes power India's Civil Aviation sector in 2017

India's civil aviation sector soared in 2017 as passenger traffic continued to rise on the back of more regional flights.

published on : 22nd December 2017

IndiGo says keen only on Air India's international and low-cost units

IndiGo, owned by InterGlobe Aviation, last week expressed unsolicited interest in buying a stake in state-owned Air India.

published on : 6th July 2017