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Tata Group to consolidate Air India and Vistara
Tata Group to consolidate Air India and Vistara

Vistara shall be merged with Air India post receipt of requisite approvals. As part of the merger transaction, SIA shall also invest Rs 2,059 crore in Air India. Post the consolidation, SIA shall hold 25.1 per cent shareholding in Air India.

  • Tuesday, 29 November 2022
Air India
Air India moves forward on five-year transformation roadmap

The airline's aggressive expansion plan, which has already seen 17 long-grounded aircraft return to the skies with 12 more to follow, and the lease-in of 30 narrow- and wide-body aircraft over the next 12 months, also necessitates a significant expansion in flying crew.

  • Thursday, 20 October 2022
Indigo
Indigo tops with 57.7% market share in Sep, Vistara, Air India second and third

As per the aviation regulator's data for September, Indigo carried 59.72 lakh air passengers during the month while Vistara carried 9.96 lakh air passengers.

  • Wednesday, 19 October 2022
Air India
Air India to induct wide-body aircraft into its fleet

Air India's wide-body fleet currently stands at 43 aircraft, of which 33 are operational.

  • Monday, 08 August 2022
Air India
Air India to allow its pilots to fly till 65 years

According to AI's new policy, a panel comprising functional representatives of HR and operations & flight safety will be constituted to examine the eligibility of pilots retiring in the next two years.

  • Tuesday, 02 August 2022
Air India Likely To Be Handed Over To Tata Group By Weekend
DGCA imposes Rs 10L fine on Air India for denying boarding to passengers without compensation

According to the regulator, Air India may not have a policy in this regard and does not pay compensation to the passengers.

  • Tuesday, 14 June 2022
Alliance Air becomes Centre's independent business unit
Alliance Air becomes Centre's independent business unit

Last year, Tata Group bought the debt-ridden Air India from the Central government by placing a bid of over Rs 18,000 crore at an auction. On January 27, 2022, it took over the full control of Air India.

  • Friday, 15 April 2022
Ukrainian Guards Beat Up Indians Trying To Flee War Zone, Says MP Student On Return
Ukrainian Guards Beat Up Indians Trying To Flee War Zone, Says MP Student On Return

Shruti Nayak, a third year MBBS student at Ivano National Medical University, reached her home in Guna after being evacuated by an Air India flight.

  • Tuesday, 01 March 2022
Air India Likely To Be Handed Over To Tata Group By Weekend
AI Evacuation Flights Costing Rs 7-8 Lakh Per Hour: Source

An airline source told PTI that the cost of operating a chartered flight with the Dreamliner is around Rs 7 to 8 lakh per hour and the total amount will depend "on where we are going and how far we are going".

  • Sunday, 27 February 2022
Indian Students From Ukraine Arrive In Delhi
Air India Flight Carrying 240 Students From Ukraine Lands In Delhi

Another special Air India flight, which flew from Hungary with 240 students, who were stranded in Ukraine, has reached the Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi.

  • Sunday, 27 February 2022
First AI Flight Carrying 219 Indians Evacuated From Ukraine Lands In Mumbai
First AI Flight Carrying 219 Indians Evacuated From Ukraine Lands In Mumbai

Indian nationals who reached the Ukraine-Romania border and Ukraine-Hungary border by road were taken to Bucharest and Budapest, respectively, by Indian government officials so that they could be evacuated.

  • Saturday, 26 February 2022
First Air India Evacuation Flight Departs From Bucharest With 219 Indians; Second Flight On Course
First Air India Evacuation Flight Departs From Bucharest With 219 Indians; Second Flight On Course

The first evacuation flight AI1944 departed from Bucharest at 1.55 PM (Indian Standard Time) and is expected to land at the Mumbai airport at around 9 PM, they said.

  • Saturday, 26 February 2022
Air India Plane Lands In Bucharest To Evacuate Indians Stranded In Ukraine
Air India Plane Lands In Bucharest To Evacuate Indians Stranded In Ukraine

Air India will operate more flights on Saturday to Bucharest and Hungarian capital Budapest to evacuate Indians stranded in Ukraine. The Ukrainian airspace has been closed for civil aircraft operations since the morning of February 24 and therefore, the evacuation flights are operating out of Bucharest and Budapest.

  • Saturday, 26 February 2022
AI Planning To Operate Two Flights To Bucharest To Evacuate Indians Stranded In Ukraine
AI Planning To Operate Two Flights To Bucharest To Evacuate Indians Stranded In Ukraine

The distance from the Ukraine-Romania border to Bucharest is approximately 500 kilometres and it takes anywhere between seven to nine hours to cover the distance by road.

  • Friday, 25 February 2022
Rescue Ops: Air India's Special Flight From Ukraine To Arrive Tonight
Rescue Ops: Air India's Special Flight From Ukraine To Arrive Tonight

The development assumes significance as Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered the deployment of troops into two separatist areas within Ukraine, after recognising their independence, a move that some fear puts Kyiv and Moscow one step closer to a military conflict.

  • Tuesday, 22 February 2022
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