Singapore Airlines

  • Government to ease restrictions on local carriers flying abroad 14-01-2014 01:58 PM

    New Delhi: The 5/20 aviation rule, which required any Indian airline to have 5 years of domestic flying experience and a fleet of minimum 20 aircraft before they can start international operations, will be completely scrapped, said Union Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh. This would pave the way for new...
  • FIPB approves Tata-Singapore Airlines joint venture 24-10-2013 02:52 PM

    New Delhi: The government on Thursday gave a green signal to Singapore Airlines' proposal to start an aviation venture with Tata Sons entailing an initial foreign investment of $ 49 million. "It (Tata-SIA proposal) has been cleared," Economic Affairs Secretary Arvind Mayaram told reporters after a meeting of the Foreign...
  • Tata, SIA gets govt approval for airline venture's name 20-10-2013 12:40 PM

    Tatas' proposed aviation venture with Singapore Airlines has got Corporate Affairs Ministry's approval to use the name 'Tata SIA Airlines Limited', which plans to offer full-service passenger services on domestic and international routes. Starting the process of incorporating a new company for this joint venture, Tatas had applied late last...
  • No rule to bar Tata Group from having 2 deals: Aviation Minister 20-09-2013 03:58 PM

    The Tata group and Singapore airlines will be investing $ 100 million to set up a new airline. Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh talks to CNN-IBN on whether there's a conflict over the low cost AirAsia airline that the Tatas are also a part of. ...
  • Tata Sons choose 'Tata SIA Airlines Limited' name for their new venture 20-09-2013 01:29 PM

    Starting the process of incorporating a new company for its proposed aviation venture with Singapore Airlines, Tata group has sought to register this entity as 'Tata SIA Airlines Limited'. The application for registration of this name has been filed with the Registrar of Companies through submission of form '1A', which...
  • Tata Sons and Singapore Airlines to establish new airline in India 19-09-2013 04:46 PM

    New Delhi: Tata Sons will be launching a new airline in India in collaboration with the Singapore airlines. The Tatas will be holding a majority stake of 51 per cent while the Singapore Airlines will hold a share of 49 per cent in the full service carrier. The airline will...
  • Airline serves chicken to Hindu vegetarian 24-08-2011 11:59 AM

    Melbourne: Singapore Airlines has been accused of serving chicken to a vegetarian Hindu woman who was travelling from New Zealand to India. According to New Zealand media reports on Wednesday, 56-year-old Pushplata Sharma claimed to have fallen sick after she was served chicken on a flight to India. Sharma of...
  • Fly on double-bed, but no sex please! 01-11-2007 12:28 PM

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