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.

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  • 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...

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  • Vistara to launch operations in early January

    News | 19 Dec 2014 02:06 | Aaron Chong

    Vistara announced that it will launch operations on 9 January 2015, with the first flight flying from Mumbai to Ahmedabad.
  • Air India working on foreign approvals for MRO shops

    News | 19 Dec 2014 01:59 | Ellis Taylor

    ​Air India is focused on gaining approvals from the US Federal Aviation Administration and European Aviation Safety Agency for its MRO facilities as it gears the business towards doing more third-party work.
  • Air India seeks to lease 14 A320s

    News | 18 Dec 2014 08:30 | Ellis Taylor

    Air India has called a tender seeking proposals to lease 14 Airbus A320s, covering both the baseline and re-engined neo variants.
  • Air India to issue 787 bridging loan RFP imminently

    News | 17 Dec 2014 12:39 | Ellis Taylor

    Air India is planning to release a request for proposals for bridging finance on three Boeing 787-8s later this month.
  • Air India considers switching some 787-8 orders to -9s

    News | 17 Dec 2014 12:34 | Ellis Taylor

    Air India is poised to decide shortly whether to convert its final six on-order Boeing 787-8s to the larger -9 variant, while the carrier also plans to switch its remaining 777 orders to 737s.
  • ​Air India happy with 787 reliability

    News | 17 Dec 2014 07:41 | Ellis Taylor

    Air India’s chief says that the airline is happy with the greatly improved reliability of its 787-8s.