ALLIANCE AIR

  • Air India to lease turboprop aircraft for nonmetro cities June 20, 2013

    New Delhi: Air India would shortly issue tenders to lease turboprop aircraft to enhance connectivity to nonmetro cities across the country, airline sources said on Thursday. A group of officials of the national carrier is on the verge of completing a feasibility study on how many such airplanes would be...
  • 2 pilots arrested for facilitating cheating in exam May 23, 2012

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has arrested two pilots for allegedly facilitating cheating in the Commercial Pilot License Exam held earlier in March this year. While one arrested pilot belongs to Alliance Air, the other works with a Gurgaonbased private airlines. The investigations conducted so far reveal that the...
  • IPL: CIC issues show cause notice to Alliance Air January 24, 2012

    New Delhi: The Central Information Commission has issued a show cause notice to Air India subsidiary Alliance Air for not disclosing information about a flight which was pulled out of its scheduled departure to ferry an IPL cricket team, despite its orders. The DelhiCoimbatore flight was aborted on April 20, 2010...
  • Alliance Air pilot mistakes Kochi for Kozhikode January 17, 2012

    Kochi: A rude shock awaited passengers of an Alliance Air flight when they found the pilot had landed at Kochi though they were told they had reached their destination Kozhikode. The ThiruvananthapuramKozhikodeKochiAgatti flight with 23 passengers landed at Kochi at 10.30 AM on Monday without proceeding to Kozhikode as the crew...