Taking steps to protect interests of employees: Air India chief on divestment jitters
Air India chief Ashwani Lohani in a communication to the employees on Thursday, said, "Air India, your very own national carrier, is easily the most well-known Indian brand across the globe. It is incumbent upon all of us together to ensure that the brand retains its sheen even in the present testing times."
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Erstwhile war torn Jaffna gets connected to India via air
Inaugural flight at the newly launched Jaffna International Airport landed from Chennai. The ATR72-600 short-haul flight was operated by Alliance Air, a subsidiary of Air India. This was Alliance Air’s first international flight.
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.
Unions meet Air India management, pilots want notice period cut to a month
The government is planning to invite bids for the national carrier early next month and its employees, numbering many thousands, including pilots are fearing job losses.
Air India to meet unions over privatisation on Monday
The development comes amid the government mulling to issue a preliminary information memorandum (PIM) early next month, which will lay the road map for its exit from the core aviation business.
Air India expects to report operating profit again: CMD
The national carrier's load factors have risen to 82 percent on a year-on-year basis.
Regional Director accused of shoplifting at Sydney airport resigns from Air India
Bhasin has been under suspension and not permitted to enter the premises of the national carrier since the date of the incident.
Fuel supply ban due to fund issues, not performance: Lohani
Oil marketing companies led by Indian Oil stopped supplying fuel to Air India's aircraft at six airports.
Air India plans to bring all 17 grounded aircraft back into operation by Oct-end: Ashwani Lohani
In 2018-19, Air India had made losses of around Rs 7,600 crore. By the end of 2018-19, it had a debt burden of around Rs 58,300 crore.
Air India received eight sexual harassment complaints in first half of 2019
Airline's chief Ashwani Lohani told the employees that the airline needs to come down "very very heavily" on such offenders.
Air India moves quickly on 2nd sale bid, chairman calls unions Monday
The Narendra Modi government in its first term had also attempted to exit from the airline business but failed to get a buyer, forcing it to defer the plans.
Ashwani Lohani takes charge as Air India CMD
The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet on February 13 cleared Lohani's re-induction on a contract basis for a one-year tenure.
A Maharajah in free fall: Why Air India cannot be run as a public sector organisation
The beginning of the decline coincided with the governmental interference that this commercial enterprise in a highly competitive sector started facing in right earnest.
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