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A New Air India is unveiled, representing bold New India on the world stage

Air India, a Tata Group-owned airline, today unveiled a modern new brand identity and new aircraft livery that capture the essence of a bold new India, marking a milestone in its Vihaan.AI transformation of the national institution into a national inspiration. Air India’s new logo symbol - ‘T...

Air India Finalizes Order for Up to 290 Boeing Single-Aisle and Widebody Jets

Boeing and Air India today announced they have finalized an order for up to 290 new Boeing jets and expanded services. At the 2023 Paris Air Show, the companies held a signing ceremony to celebrate the historic purchase of Boeing's market-leading single-aisle and widebody jets to renew and expan...

AerCap Delivers Four New Airbus A321neo Aircraft to Air India

AerCap Holdings N.V. today announced it has completed a mandate for the lease of four new Airbus A321neo aircraft with Air India, the flag carrier of India, following the delivery of the fourth aircraft. The aircraft, powered by CFM LEAP-1A engines, are the first A321neo aircraft to be inducted...

Air India to expand further in the UK with new services from London Gatwick

Air India is expanding its UK presence in a move which reinforces the strong links between the UK and India, as it undergoes a massive modernisation programme to transform into a world-class, premium airline. The Indian flag carrier is launching four new services from London Gatwick to Ahmedabad,...

Air India agrees to buy 250 planes from Airbus

Air India has agreed to purchase 250 aircraft from Airbus, marking a significant move for the airline and the aircraft manufacturer. The deal, which was announced in a joint statement by Air India and Airbus, includes a mix of narrow and wide-body aircraft, and is valued at approximately $25 bill...

Air India Resumes Non-Stop Flights on Milano Malpensa-Delhi Route

Air India, India’s leading airline and a Star Alliance member, has resumed non-stop flights between Milan (MXP) and Delhi (DEL). The inaugural Milano Mlpensa – Delhi flight, AI138, departed at 20:00 hours (local time) yesterday with 249 passengers on board after a celebratory event at Milan...

Singapore Airlines And Tata Sons To Merge Air India And Vistara

Singapore Airlines (SIA) and Tata Sons (Tata) have agreed to merge Air India and Vistara, with SIA also investing INR 20,585 million (S$360 million, US$250 million) in Air India as part of the transaction. This would give SIA a 25.1% stake in an enlarged Air India group with a significant presenc...

Air India reopens route between CPH and Delhi

After almost three years of corona closure, from March 2023 there will again be direct flights three times a week to the world's most populous country. The reopening of the Delhi-CPH route will benefit Danish business and tourism - and strengthen Copenhagen Airport as a Northern European traffic hu...

Association of Asia Pacific Airlines Welcomes Air India as New Member

Association of Asia Pacific Airlines Welcomes Air India as New Member

The Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA) announced today that Air India, the national airline of India, has joined AAPA as a member with immediate effect. “It is an honour for AAPA to welcome Air India into our ranks as the first Indian airline to join the association," said Mr. Subhas M...

Birmingham Airport to India flights increase from one a week to six

Air India is increasing its weekly flights to Birmingham from one to six. India’s leading airline is adding two additional weekly services from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Amritsar and three new ones to Delhi. The additional flights will be phased in between October and December this year. ...

Air India unveils transformation plan: Vihaan.AI

Air India unveils transformation plan: Vihaan.AI

Air India unveiled its comprehensive transformation plan, to establish itself, once again, as a world-class global airline with an Indian heart - the absolute best in class in customer service, in technology, in product, in reliability and in hospitality. The plan is fittingly titled "Vihaan.AI"...

Air India increases Delhi to Vancouver flights to daily from August 31

Air India increases Delhi to Vancouver flights to daily from August 31

Air India has announced the increase in frequencies between Delhi and Vancouver, Canada, from 3x weekly to daily service with effect from August 31. This enhancement in frequency caters to growing traffic between India and Canada, and has been enabled by the return to service of the widebody...

Air India plans to work with private ground handlers after flight delays

Air India might decrease dependence on its previous ground-handling subsidiary, AIASL, as it responds to flight deferrals and client complaints. It is investigating different choices at airports served by AIASL. AIASL serves Air India at all air airports with the exception of Delhi, Bengaluru, Hyder...

Tata Sons appoints SIA Veteran Campbell Wilson as CEO & MD of Air India

Air India | N Chandrasekaran Tata Sons on Thursday announced the appointment of Campbell Wilson as CEO & MD of Air India. Wilson was until recently the CEO of Scoot, a low-cost subsidiary of Singapore Airlines. He has 26 years of aviation industry expertise across both full service and ...

Ukraine crisis: Air India plane enroute to Kyiv called back

Ukraine crisis: Air India plane enroute to Kyiv called back

By Karthikeya, oneindia.com An Air India plane that took off for Kyiv in Ukraine on Thursday morning to bring back Indians from the eastern European nation is returning to Delhi due to the closure of Ukrainian airspace amid the Russian military offensive. After the Air India flight had departe...

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