According to Air India Express spokesperson, with 17 passengers on board, the flight was scheduled for Calicut to Kuwait.
If reports are to be believed, the Tata Group and SpiceJet Chairman Ajay Singh have been shortlisted so far to bid for Air India.
However, unlike domestic market, international air travel from India is far from recovery as only special flights are permitted currently from India under air bubble arrangements.
The salaries to AIESL employees have still not been paid for the month of February while they were paid to employees of Air India on March 5 itself.
AI Employees Consortium submitted an 'expression of interest', last year, to participate in strategic divestment of the national carrier Air India.
While Tata Sons’ interest to own the airline, which it had started, is known, SpiceJet’s promoter Ajay Singh is said to have submitted an Expression of Interest in his personal capacity.
For the second day in a row, Dubai flyer smuggles in gold-coated screws and rods at Bengaluru Airport
A senior Customs official said that 150.5 gram gold worth Rs 5 lakh was smuggled using various items brought by Chikkamagaluru native in both his check-in luggage and hand baggage.
Three CPM leaders including DYFI national president P A Muhammad Riyas were remanded in 14-day judicial custody by a local court on Tuesday.
Sources said the airliner has come up with the proposal after examining the number of footfalls to Vijayawada from UAE through special flights operated under Vande Bharat Mission.
All the passengers are also advised to download and install the Aarogya Setu app on their phones before boarding their flights, it added.
Official sources said pilot error caused the mishap in which the Boeing aircraft suffered a minor damage on its right wing after it hit an electric pole while taxiing on the runway.
However, none was injured. Airport Director G Madhusudana Rao told TNIE that the DGCA team will conduct inspections for the next two days at the terminal.
The 19-year-old Commonwealth Games and Youth Olympics gold medallist pistol shooter had sought action against two employees of the airline, for alleged 'harassment' and 'insulting' her.
"We just experienced a small jerk and the flight later came to a halt even before it reached the terminal. Luckily, no one was injured," Rama Reddy, a passenger, told the media.
lThe 737-800 Air India Express Boeing flight from Sharjah to Calicut was diverted to Thiruvananthapuram after the pilot received a technical snag indication in the cockpit, said an airline official