AIRBUS A320 NEO
IndiGo to replace remaining 60 P&W engines by May 31: DGCA
While about 90 of the modified engines were to come as new deliveries and replacement by February-end, the remaining half is expected by May 31. IndiGo at present has 106 Neos and GoAir has 43.
Yet another Pratt engine goes bust on IndiGo A320 neo
This engine adds to the long list of over 110 Pratt and Whitney engines that IndiGo nee...
IndiGo likely to get more time to replace engines in A320 neos
The DGCA had asked the airline early November to replace older PW engines in a...
HC seeks response of Centre, DGCA, IndiGo, GoAir on PIL seeking grounding of A320neo aircraft
A bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice C Hari Shankar issued a notice to the Centre, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), IndiGo and GoAir on the petition that contended that the entire fleet of A320neo aircraft should be grounded "in larger interest of public safety".
Vistara inducts Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner for long-haul international flights
Vistara will become the first Indian carrier to offer three-class product - Economy, premium economy and business class - on its long-haul flights. The other full-service carrier Air India offers two class product.
Turbo Aviation to launch new airline by mid-2020, gets 100-million pounds funding from UK group
Set up in 2003 by V Umesh Turbo Aviation currently provides charter services besides aircraft maintenance and ground handling services. "Turbo Aviation has secured 100 million pounds investment from UK business group to launch a commuter air service, TruStar, under Udan scheme," the company said in a release on Monday.
Vistara to deploy new A320neo planes with enhanced features on its India-Singapore route from Nov 24
Vistara has been operating daily flights on the Delhi-Singapore and the Mumbai-Singapore routes since August 6 and August 7 respectively, using Boeing 737-800NG planes that were leased post the shutdown of Jet Airways in April this year. These planes can carry extra fuel and can fly one hour extra as compared to old A320neo planes.
House panel raises concern over safety of Airbus 320neos
Committee chairman TG Venkatesh raised this at a meeting held on February 20. “Concerns were raised over safe operations of Airbus 320 (neo), but those concerns were addressed by the government representatives,” said an official who was part of the meeting.
Engine shut down, AI flight makes emergency landing at Raipur
The aircraft landed safely and all the people on board are unharmed, the director of Biju Patnaik International Airport confirmed.
Air India's Boeing plane carries Ik Onkar symbol to celebrate Guru Nanak's birth anniversary
Air India will fly its aircraft thrice a week on the Mumbai-Amritsar-Stansted route to commemorate the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev. The flight will operate on Monday, Thursday and Saturday.
Full emergency on Pune-Jaipur IndiGo flight, plane diverted to Mumbai after engine snag
High vibrations on yet another unmodified Pratt & Whitney (PW) engine forced an IndiGo Airbus A320 Neo flying from Pune to Jaipur to divert ...
Air India becomes first airline to use Taxibot on A320 aircraft
Taxibot is a robot-used aircraft tractor for taxiing an aircraft from parking bay to runway and vice versa.
One faulty Pratt engine replaced almost every week on IndiGo A320 Neos in last 2.5 years, shows RTI reply
The PW engines for A320 Neos have been snag-ridden from 2016.
Vistara to order 26 CFM engines worth $2.4 billion
Along with the engine order, the airline has also signed a long-term rate per flight hour agreement for maintenance of the 120 Leap-1A engines which will power its 60 Airbus planes in service or on order.
IndiGo woes rise as India steps up scrutiny of Airbus engines
An examination of engines manufactured by P&W has identified more engines at risk of shutting down in midair.
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