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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Avation-to-lease-two-ATRs-to-Air-India-Regional-406180/
  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Airlines-satisfied-with-787-engines-despite-efficiency-miss-405875/
  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-After-three-years-in-service-how-is-787-performing-405814/
  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Committee-to-devise-roadmap-for-Air-India-405882/
  • 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).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/GE-Aviation-acquires-99-stake-in-TEXL-405642/
  • Tigerair to up Signapore-Chennai frequency

    News | 29 Oct 2014 07:12 | Firdaus Hashim

    ​Tigerair will raise the Singapore-Chennai frequency from 4 December.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Tigerair-to-up-Signapore-Chennai-frequency-405367/