• Air India

    Acquisition of Boeing Aircraft

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    Air India Charters Limited has contracted for the lease of six B-737-800 NG aircraft for delivery between March and November 2016. Air India Express has already undertaken recruitment exercise to recruit cabin crew for its enchanced fleet and 150 candidates have been shortlisted for appointment on fixed term contract basis, as airline attendant.

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    Flight Safety

    Mystery of drone at IGI airport remains unsolved

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    According to a senior Delhi Police official, so far cops have been able to conclude that the object was flying almost at a level of 1,500-1,900 metres above the ground. “We are trying to gather information and we have questioned various government officials and staff members regarding the case. We have got information, but so…

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    No cancellation charges on Chennai tickets till Dec 15: Air India

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    New Delhi: Air India Chief Managing Director Ashwani Lohani on Thursday said that the passengers can use their already booked tickets for or to Chennai at ten other locations without any additional charge. He added that the passengers have been relieved from cancellation charges of the tickets till December 15. Torrential downpour in Chennai came…

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    Man trying to smuggle gold held at airport

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    HYDERABAD: An Air India (AI) passenger was caught by customs officials at the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA) on Thursday when he tried to smuggle in gold in powder form, which was mixed with a chemical to mask it.When the seized material was purified, it yielded 908 grams of gold, which was worth Rs 23…

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    MP raises Trivandrum airport issue in Lok Sabha

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    THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: N K Premachandran, MP, has urged the central government to look into the issues faced by the Thiruvananthapuram airport and the allegations against Air India, the national career. While speaking in the Lok Sabha, he raised the issue of the CBI raid at the airport and on reports that the CBI had found misappropriation…

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    Air India to Operate Special Flight to Arrakonam From Hyderabad

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    New Delhi: Government-owned Air India today said it will operate a special flight to the Arrakonam Naval Air Station from Hyderabad to ferry the stranded passengers, who have been airlifted from Chennai airport by the IAF choppers. The special flight AI- 564 was expected to take off from Hyderabad for Arrakonam Naval Air Station at…