Top News on Air India

  • Air India 787 grounded for engine inspection, repair

    An Air India Boeing 787-8 is grounded through at least 23 August while GE Aviation inspects a potential fault in the accessory gearbox of both GEnx-1B engines installed on the aircraft, the engine maker says.

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  • Air India officially joins Star Alliance

    ​Air India has become the 27th member of Star Alliance following a ceremony in New Delhi, India.

  • Ex-Im financing saves foreign carriers about 3%: Anderson

    ​Delta Air Lines chief executive Richard Anderson claims that US Export-Import Bank (Ex-Im) loan guarantees for...

  • GE-powered JAL 787 has in-flight shutdown

    A Japan Airlines Boeing 787 pilot on 9 March commanded an in-flight engine shut down after receiving an oil pressure...

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  • New Delhi halves budgetary assistance for Air India

    News | 02 Mar 2015 02:02 | Aaron Chong

    The Indian government plans to allocate Rs25 billion ($405 million) to Air India for FY2015/16.
  • Air India yet to mandate parties on turboprops

    News | 27 Feb 2015 13:36 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Air India's request for proposals for the lease of three new ATR 72-600s is yet to close, but Flightglobal understands that the airline has selected parties for the final round.
  • Air India to launch New Delhi-Rajkot services

    News | 23 Feb 2015 02:55 | Aaron Chong

    ​Air India will launch a Delhi-Rajkot flight from 23 February.
  • SpiceJet to ramp up summer schedule

    News | 23 Feb 2015 02:01 | Firdaus Hashim

    ​Indian low-cost carrier SpiceJet will introduce new and additional services, with the start of the summer schedule on 29 March.
  • ANALYSIS: India country report November 2014-January 2015

    News | 19 Feb 2015 01:01 | Firdaus Hashim

    The three months from November 2014 to January 2015 saw Jet Airways cut its losses, SpiceJet survive a brush with death, a committee formed to save Air India, and the launch of Vistara.
  • ​Boeing steps up Indian widebody sales efforts

    News | 18 Feb 2015 17:27 | Aaron Chong

    Booming domestic air travel in India has led to fierce competition for single-aisle seats but the widebody market has yet to fully pick up, Boeing acknowledges.