Airlines Updates

2 Boeing Dreamliners to join Air India's fleet by December

July 24th 2016 6:03AM
2 Boeing Dreamliners joining Air India fleet soon. Pictured: An Air India Airlines Boeing 787 Dreamliner takes part in a flying display during the 50th ...

India needs 1850 new planes to meet surging demand

July 24th 2016 2:07AM
The sharp growth of air passenger traffic in India will drive the need for hundreds of billions of dollars' worth of new aircraft, a new report has revealed.

CBI charges 1984 Indian Airlines hijacker 'Harfan Maula' for cheating

July 24th 2016 2:07AM
A dreaded pro-Khalistan terrorist, who had hijacked Srinagar-New Delhi Indian Airlines flight in 1984 and taken it to Lahore, has now been charged by ...

Boeing to deliver 2 Dreamliners to Air India this year

July 24th 2016 1:56AM
NEW DELHI: US aircraft maker Boeing will deliver two Dreamliners to Air India this year and four more next year to complete the airline's order of 27 of ...

Centre looks to give India wings, eyes SCO nod

July 23rd 2016 7:45PM
Sources in the civil aviation ministry told FE that the SCO permit is likely to be availed by the existing chartered airlines as they will easily fit in the RCS.

Spoilt for Choice

July 23rd 2016 3:26PM
When the open skies policy was announced in 1991, East-West Airlines, the first private airline in India, was launched. They were joined by Damania ...

Air India set to start domestic 'same day return flights' for Rs. 5000

July 22nd 2016 10:33AM
New Delhi, July 23 : National carrier Air India has announced that it will be providing "unbeatable metros fare" to domestic passengers willing to return ...

History of searches for missing Malaysia Airlines airliner

July 22nd 2016 7:45AM
History of searches for missing Malaysia Airlines airliner ... zone is 1,800 kilometers (1,100 miles) off Australia's southwest coast in the Indian Ocean.