Top News on Air India

  • Air India 787 grounded for engine inspection, repair

    An Air India Boeing 787-8 is grounded through at least 23 August while GE Aviation inspects a potential fault in the accessory gearbox of both GEnx-1B engines installed on the aircraft, the engine maker says.

  • Other News for Air India

  • Air India officially joins Star Alliance

    ​Air India has become the 27th member of Star Alliance following a ceremony in New Delhi, India.

  • Ex-Im financing saves foreign carriers about 3%: Anderson

    ​Delta Air Lines chief executive Richard Anderson claims that US Export-Import Bank (Ex-Im) loan guarantees for...

  • GE-powered JAL 787 has in-flight shutdown

    A Japan Airlines Boeing 787 pilot on 9 March commanded an in-flight engine shut down after receiving an oil pressure...

  • News Listings for Air India

  • Avation to lease two ATRs to Air India Regional

    News | 18 Nov 2014 07:16 | Ellis Taylor

    Avation has signed a letter of intent to lease two ATR 72-600s to Air India Regional.
  • ANALYSIS: Airlines satisfied with 787 engines despite efficiency miss

    News | 17 Nov 2014 09:33 | Stephen Trimble

    ​If one of today’s market fashions becomes permanent, the Boeing 787 could be the last commercial widebody aircraft that offers buyers a choice of an engine supplier: the GE Aviation GEnx-1B or the Rolls-Royce Trent 1000.
  • ANALYSIS: After three years in service, how is 787 performing?

    News | 14 Nov 2014 14:22 | Stephen Trimble

    ​All Nippon Airways introduces Masami Tsukamoto as the first airline pilot outside of Boeing who was allowed to take the controls of the 787-8. When the day finally came to fly the first Dreamliner delivered to ANA from Seattle to Tokyo, Tsukamoto’s reading on the pre-flight fuel gauge still surprises him three here later.
  • Committee to devise ‘roadmap’ for Air India

    News | 11 Nov 2014 06:36 | Ellis Taylor

    ​India’s government will establish a committee to guide the future development of flag-carrier Air India under its new Civil Aviation Policy.
  • GE Aviation acquires 9.9% stake in TEXL

    News | 05 Nov 2014 03:57 | Aaron Chong

    GE Aviation has acquired a 9.9% stake in Hong Kong Aircraft Engineering Company (HAECO) subsidiary Taikoo Engine Services (Xiamen) Company (TEXL).
  • Tigerair to up Signapore-Chennai frequency

    News | 29 Oct 2014 07:12 | Firdaus Hashim

    ​Tigerair will raise the Singapore-Chennai frequency from 4 December.