Was there a simpler solution to Air India – Indian Airlines merger?

A week ago, for the ninth time – the guidelines for sale of Air India were changed. The airline would be recording a loss in the tune of INR 8,000 crore this fiscal year. Time and again, the losses are blamed on the merger of Air India and Indian Airlines – the AI – IC … Continue reading Was there a simpler solution to Air India – Indian Airlines merger?

Hundred days of Vande Bharat Mission – Air India group operates to 29 offline stations

August 14th marked the 100th day of Vande Bharat Mission – the much touted repatriation effort undertaken by the Government of India. While the scheme has been much criticized from some quarters for the way the booking process was handled and lack of tickets, there is no denying the fact that over 10 lakh people … Continue reading Hundred days of Vande Bharat Mission – Air India group operates to 29 offline stations

Air India opens Amritsar – London Stansted flight for sale

Indian national carrier Air India has opened reservations for flights between Amritsar and London Stansted. The airline currently operates to London Heathrow from New Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad and Bengaluru. The three weekly flights are available for booking starting 31st October. Flights are not open for sale for all days in the first week, with regular … Continue reading Air India opens Amritsar – London Stansted flight for sale

Air India re-jigs Hong Kong slots, starts daily non-stop Mumbai – Hong Kong service

National carrier Air India has opened reservations for its flights to Hong Kong from Mumbai. The airline has been trying to add flights to Hong Kong for the last couple of years and has either found it difficult to fit in a spare rotation or slots at Hong Kong. The schedule change was reported by … Continue reading Air India re-jigs Hong Kong slots, starts daily non-stop Mumbai – Hong Kong service