Centre to invite Air India bids based on enterprise value

In an aggressive push to off-load its stake in the national carrier, the Centre has decided to invite bids for Air India based on the company’s enterprise value. Continue Reading

Over one crore passengers flown since domestic air operations resumed in India

Despite the second wave of Covid-19 infections,domestic air travel has reached a new heights, as more than one crore passengers travelled in last four months. Continue Reading

829 staff of Air India group test positive for Covid-19

The Parliament was informed that Air India group’s 829 employees, including pilots and cabin crew members, have tested positive for Covid-19 during flight operations till 10 September. Continue Reading

Union Minister reveals new details about Kerala flight mishap

Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri has said an Air India Express flight from Dubai with 190 people onboard overshot the runway at Kozhikode airport on Friday in rainy conditions and went down 35 feet into a slope before breaking up into two pieces. Continue Reading

More than 70,000 Indians return under Vande Bharat Mission

Over 70,000 citizens have returned and nearly 17,000 flew out of India on flights under Vande Bharat Mission till date, Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said today. Continue Reading

Air India pilot bodies seek meeting on privatisation

The pilot bodies, civil aviation minister Hardeep Singh Puri, said that the airline management appraised it of the status of disinvestment during a recent meeting but it did not provide any clarity on pending issues or provide any roadmap with regards to the future of employees as a result of this disinvestment process. Continue Reading