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Govt likely to float bids for Air India sale next month

The airline is sitting on a debt pile of around Rs 58,000 crore, besides huge accumulated losses running into thousands of crores.

21 Oct 2019 11:46 AM

Oil companies defer decision to suspend fuel supplies to Air India

IOC, HPCL and BPCL had earlier this month threatened to snap aviation turbine fuel supplies to Air India.

18 Oct 2019 10:44 AM

Oil Cos say Air India not honouring Rs 100 cr/month payment promise

The monthly payment was besides the airline being put on cash-and-carry where it was given fuel only against cash payment.

15 Oct 2019 4:44 PM

Air India becomes first airline to use Taxibot on A320 aircraft

Taxibot is a robot-used aircraft tractor for taxiing an aircraft from parking bay to runway and vice versa.

15 Oct 2019 11:53 AM

PM's new official aircraft will be flown by Air Force pilots: report

Centre is planning to initiate process of divestment of stake in Air India, which has debt of over Rs 60,000 crore, from November this year.

10 Oct 2019 9:29 AM


2 Air India plane hit by thunderstorm suffer damages, cabin crew injured

The pilot, as well as the crew members on board, did not report the incident to the airline's flight safety department.

22 Sep 2019 8:53 AM

Air India implements PM Modi's vision ahead of World Tourism Day

Air India is going to start a flight from Amritsar-Delhi-Toronto on the World Tourism Day on September 27.

21 Sep 2019 12:06 PM

Government kickstarts process for AI’s disinvestment

The civil aviation minister had said recently that the government is better prepared this time.

20 Sep 2019 2:36 AM

Air India Assets Holdings' bond issue fully subscribed; raises Rs 7,000 crore

The company received bids worth Rs 20,830 crore. AI has decided to accept the entire issue of Rs 7,000 crore, the spokesperson said.

16 Sep 2019 3:32 PM

President Kovind's flight to Slovenia delayed for three hours

The President drove to the airport but was asked to return to his hotel after a 'Rudder Fault' was detected in the aircraft.

16 Sep 2019 1:09 PM


Air India posts Rs 4,600 cr operating loss in 2018-19; aims profit this fiscal

The airline's net loss stood at about Rs 8,400 crore while total revenues touched around Rs 26,400 crore in 2018-19.

16 Sep 2019 9:46 AM

'I'm the victim,' says Congress MLA, accused of abusing Air India's woman staff

'The victim is being made the accused. The Air India staff misbehaved with me,' Congress MLA said.

12 Sep 2019 11:05 AM

Angered over missed flight, Congress MLA misbehaves with Air India staff

Congress MLA Vinod to take his version about charges against him, he said over the phone: 'I am an MLA. I know how to behave with a person.'

11 Sep 2019 8:45 AM

IndiGo second on international routes, we are still market leader: Air India

According to aviation regulator DGCA, IndiGo had around 47 per cent share of the domestic passenger market in July this year.

02 Sep 2019 7:53 PM

Air India to go plastic-free from October 2

For instance, the plastic pouches in which banana chips and sandwiches are presently packed will be changed to butter paper pouches.

30 Aug 2019 2:27 AM


Govt is determined to privatise Air India: Union Civil Aviation Minister

Government was committed to privatisation of Air India as its debt has become totally unsustainable.

29 Aug 2019 3:44 PM

Stoppage of fuel supplies due to shortage of funds: Air India Chairman and MD Lohani

‘It is because of overall shortage of funds, doesn't reflect on operational performance and recent efforts of airline,’ Ashwani Lohani said.

25 Aug 2019 3:57 PM

Air India owes Rs 4,500 cr in fuel dues; hasn't paid in 200 days: Oil cos

Air India offered to pay Rs 60 crore which is a drop in the ocean of what oil marketing companies owe.

23 Aug 2019 1:24 PM

Oil companies stop fuel supply to Air India at 6 airports due to non-payment of dues

However, an official said the flight operations of the airline are currently normal and unaffected.

22 Aug 2019 8:25 PM

Air India becomes 1st Indian airline to fly over zero degree North Pole on I-Day

The flight flew over Pakistan, Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Russia and then overflew North Pole by 12.27 pm.

16 Aug 2019 12:34 PM