GoAir airlifts 15,91,000 doses of COVID vaccine to various destinations on Wed
"Vaccine transportation continues our on-going work since the beginning of the first movement to keep critical supply-chain operating, meet the increased level of domestic delivery and ship more than seven lakh across India," GoAir Chief Executive Officer, Kaushik Khona said in a statement.
Covid-hit domestic airline passengers in 2020 similar to 2014-levels
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Mumbai Airport facilitates delivery of 2.9 mn Covishield doses
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GoAir begins vaccine delivery; operates flight to Chennai from Pune containing 70,800 vials
"We at GoAir are overwhelmed with the kind of responsibility bestowed upon us to transport the life-saving COVID-19 vaccines. We are grateful that we have got an opportunity to be able to contribute to the vaccine movement and support the noble cause," GoAir chief Executive Officer, Kaushik Khona said in a statement.
GoAir sacks senior pilot for offensive tweets on PM Narendra Modi
In a statement, GoAir said it has "zero tolerance policy and it is mandatory for all GoAir employees to comply with the company’s employment rules, regulations and policies, including social media behaviour."
GoAir announces expansion of services to UAE
Budget carrier GoAir on Thursday announced expansion of its services to the UAE with launch of new flights to Sharjah from Mumbai, Delhi, Kochi and Kannur. These flights will start from Friday.
GoAir to operate daily Coimbatore-Mumbai flight from Thursday
Asked about the future plans of the company, Khona said it would operate flight from here to Bengaluru and Pune, and also a link flight to Delhi shortly.
High GST rate on aircraft engine components forcing P&W to go abroad for engine maintenance
In February, Pratt & Whitney (P&W), which has supplied its Geared Turbo Fan (GTF) engines in large numbers to IndiGo and GoAir for their Airbus A320neo family planes, inked a pact with Air India Engineering Services Ltd (AIESL) to service these engines at the latter's MRO facility in Mumbai.
GoAir plane makes emergency landing at Karachi; passenger dies due to cardiac arrest
The male passenger, who was administered all possible medical help onboard, was declared dead after landing at Karachi, in Pakistan, the official said
GoAir CCO quits, 3rd top level exit since August
The low fare carrier has, since its inception, seen frequent top level exits.
GoAir partners Stemz Healthcare to offer COVID-19 testing to passengers
Customers can book their appointment online through GoAir website based on their travel date, the airline said, adding they can either opt for a home visit, wherein the collection agent will visit the residence to take swabs, or choose to go to over 200 collection centres.
DGCA asks IndiGo and GoAir to fly aircraft with modified PW engines only
The PW engine-powered A320 neo planes in IndiGo and GoAir fleets have been facing glitches both mid-air and on-ground since their induction way back in 2016.
GoAir operates over 200 charter flights from Saudi Arabia; repatriates over 37,000 passengers
GoAir has flown a total 37,016 passengers from three cities of Saudi Arabia -- Dammam, Riyadh and Jeddah -- to 11 Indian airports, operating 203 charter services between June 10 and September 4, an airline spokesperson said.
GoAir to add over 100 flights in domestic network from September 5
The new connections include services to and from Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru, Chennai, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Pune, Lucknow, Nagpur, Varanasi, Jaipur, Patna, Ranchi, Guwahati, Chandigarh, Srinagar, Leh and Jammu.
In another exodus, half-a-dozen senior executives quit GoAir in recent weeks
GoAir has also been severely hit by suspension of flight services to curb the spread of coronavirus. Besides announcing paycuts for most of its employees in March, GoAir had also announced the LWP scheme for 60-70 per cent of the staff in April.