Air India operating cargo flights to move medicines, medical equipment on Saturday
National carrier Air India and its regional arm Alliance Air are operating a host of cargo charter flights mostly with medical equipment and medicines on several routes on Saturday, an Air India spokesperson said.
Air India refuses to convert planes to carry cargo
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COVID-19: Air India to incur Rs 30-35 cr loss per day following suspension of operations
Flag carrier Air India is expected to incur losses to the tune of Rs 30-35 crore per day following the suspension of operations in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, according to a source.
Dow soars over 11% in strongest one-day performance since 1933
All three main U.S. stock indexes rebounded strongly from Monday's brutal selloff as the coronavirus outbreak forced entire nations to shut down.
US stocks fall again as stimulus bill stalls in Senate
The broad-based S&P 500 sank 2.9 percent to 2,237.40, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index dipped 0.3 percent to 6,860.67.
Vistara's Dreamliner aircraft to conduct 1st commercial flight on Delhi-Mumbai route on March 19
"The aircraft will operate on domestic routes for crew training for a limited period of time, before being deployed on long-haul international operations," the full-service carrier said in its press release. The plane, which has the registration number VT-TSD, is the first wide-body aircraft in the airline's fleet and was received from Boeing last month.
Ahead of Market: 12 things that will decide stock action on Thursday
Nifty on Wednesday hit a new 52-week low by surpassing last Friday’s low of 8,556 level.
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.
AIESL to maintain Pratt & Whitney's geared turbofan engines in India
A320 neo planes have been grappling with snags for nearly four years. A substantial number of such neos are operated in India by IndiGo and GoAir. P&W has already a tie-up with Air India Engineering Services Ltd (AIESL) for maintenance of its 4056 engine model. These engines power Boeing 747-series aircraft.
India inks deal for missile defence systems for desi 'Air Force One'
The two wide-bodied B-777s, with their fully-integrated advanced missile approach warning sensors, defensive electronic warfare systems, infra-red counter-measures, digital radio frequency jammers and other such contraptions under the overall SPS, will be akin to the US President’s iconic Air Force One or the “flying Oval office”.
Boeing finds a new issue with 737 Max, debris in fuel tanks
The fuel tank debris was discovered during maintenance on parked planes, and Boeing said it immediately made corrections in its production system to prevent a recurrence. Those steps include more inspections before fuel tanks are sealed.
Aviation sector to be severely affected if demand collapses due to coronavirus: Ajay Singh
Coronavirus will have repercussions on the larger economy and on businesses because a lot of factories in India are dependent upon parts that are being sourced from China, says the CMD of SpiceJet.
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