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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  • Air India reissues aircraft tender for Hajj flights

    News | 30 Sep 2014 02:30 | Firdaus Hashim

    ​Air India has reissued a tender seeking to lease aircraft for the second phase of Hajj flights, which will operate between 10 October and 8 November.
  • Jet Airways ups Doha, Dubai flights

    News | 25 Sep 2014 04:09 | Firdaus Hashim

    Jet Airways will launch new services to Doha and Dubai from November.
  • Alliance Air receives subsidy for north-eastern routes

    News | 24 Sep 2014 08:25 | Ellis Taylor

    Air India’s regional unit, Alliance Air, has signed an agreement with India’s North East Council (NEC) that will see it receive subsidies for operating flights to five cities until the end of March 2016.
  • ANALYSIS: GEnx misses fuel burn spec on 787, but on upgrade path

    News | 23 Sep 2014 13:29 | Stephen Trimble

    ​One month before Boeing returned the 787-8 to flight in May 2013 after an 18-week grounding caused by battery fires, GE Aviation quietly certificated the third major production version of the GEnx-1B, inching one of the two propulsion options for the Dreamliner closer to the promised fuel efficiency targets.
  • Jet Airways to introduce fifth daily Mumbai-Dubai service

    News | 22 Sep 2014 05:37 | Firdaus Hashim

    Jet Airways will introduce a fifth daily Mumbai-Dubai service on 14 October.
  • OPINION: DVB's take on the Ex-Im reauthorisation debate

    News | 19 Sep 2014 15:10 | Bertrand Grabowski

    Bertrand Grabowski is a member of the board of DVB Bank