Aviation Industry

  • Air India, Adria Airways ink codeshare pact 12-11-2013 07:44 PM

    New Delhi: Air India and Adria Airways on Tuesday signed a codeshare agreement which would help Indian travellers fly seamlessly to the Slovenian national carrier's wide network in Europe and North America. The agreement was signed by Air India CMD Rohit Nandan and Adria President and CEO Mark Anzur in...
  • India-US to sign pact to enhance threat detection capabilities 01-11-2013 01:48 PM

    Washington: India and the US are in final stages of an agreement on sharing information and technology to enhance their capabilities to detect threats in air travel, a top Indian official has said. "We are in the final stage for signing of Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) for sharing of sensitive...
  • US shelves plan to allow knives inside planes 06-06-2013 07:40 AM

    Washington: Bowing to pressure from lawmakers and aviation industry, a federal agency responsible for the security of airports in United States has announced to shelve its plan to allow small knives inside a plane. "After extensive engagement with the Aviation Security Advisory Committee, law enforcement officials, passenger advocates, and other...
  • AirAsia India has appointed CEO: Tony Fernandes 21-04-2013 11:35 PM

    Mumbai: Low cost carrier AirAsia on Sunday said that the AirAsia India board has approved and appointed a Chief Executive Officer for the Indian subsidiary. Earlier, an airlines spokesperson had said that the airline had not yet appointed a CEO for AirAsia India. "The board of Airasia India has approved...
  • SpiceJet's loss narrows, helped by Kingfisher woes 13-11-2012 01:49 AM

    New Delhi: SpiceJet, India's second-biggest budget carrier by market share, reduced its second-quarter losses by 32 per cent, benefiting from massive cuts in capacity by rival Kingfisher Airlines. The losses still reflect the fiercely competitive aviation industry, which lost a combined $2 billion last year. All but unlisted IndiGo lost...
  • AI Pilots Strike - break the impasse

    Aerial view |  Jitender Bhargava
    Even ten days after the strike by the Air India's pilots began there appears to be no resolution in sight. With civil aviation minister Ajit...

  • AI crisis: Management calls for pilots' meet 01-11-2011 10:00 AM

    New Delhi: The Air India Management on Tuesday called pilots for a meeting to resolve the crisis. Bombay High Court will hear the plea against AI management's discriminatory practices on Wednesday. Pilots had filed the petition in court. 23 pilots are reported sick and over 100 have threatened to quit....
  • How aviation industry changed post 9/11 10-09-2011 12:37 PM

    In the two years after 9/11 the aviation industry lost more than 20 billion dollars. ...
  • Jet, set and fly: Strike over, Jet Airways is back in action 14-09-2009 02:12 AM

    After being grounded for five days, Jet Airways is eager for a quick take off. ...
  • Press statement released by Jet Airways 13-09-2009 03:45 AM

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  • Jet Airways vs pilots: Hectic attempts made to broker peace 11-09-2009 03:04 PM

    The pilots' strike continues with over 170 flights cancelled on Friday. ...
  • Jet Airways may reinstate sacked pilots 11-09-2009 01:33 AM

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