Plane dreams of small towns, made in Bengaluru
On the outskirts of Bengaluru city, near Kuduregere village, off Tumkur road, a facility is manufacturing aircrafts that will be converted into restaurants.
Airbus signs contract with Bengaluru startup
Traxof’s cloud-based, automated desktop and mobile-based solution provides real-time visibility ...
Airbus Bizlab-accelerated napEazy wants to make sleeping on flights easier
Bringing an end to exhausting, chronic pains and fatigue caused by...
Air India unable to move engine due to Rs 100 crore GST dues
The airline hopes to pay the GST dues on Thursday, along with salary to employees. “We have raised the cash to pay for these things from our ticket sales. Hopefully, we will be able to send the engine to Vadodara once some GST dues are paid on Thursday, and then we raise the e-way bill required for that shipment,” said the official.
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 ...
DGCA extends engine replacement deadline for IndiGo neos to May-end
The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has extended the deadline for replacement of older Pratt & Whitney engines on Airbus 320 (neos) with newer ones till May 31, 2020.
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.
Without buyer, Air India might be forced to shut down in six months: Airline official
The airline has debt of Rs 60,000 cr and the govt is still working on the modalities for the disinvestment.
Air India launches flights between Bhubaneswar and Surat
"Air India will operate the direct flights between Bhubaneswar and Surat twice a week," the Director of Biju Patnaik International Airport, B Venkateshwara Rao, said. He informed that the airline will operate the flights from Bhubaneswar to Surat on Mondays and Thursdays and from Surat to Bhubaneswar on Fridays and Sundays.
DGCA to inspect PW engines, which have been used for more than 3000 hours, of GoAir's A320neo planes
A senior DGCA official said, "We will be inspecting GoAir planes that have PW engines, which have been used for more than 3,000 hours. Post inspection, we will decide on what action has to be taken in this matter."
IndiGo stops pushing Airbus engines to limit after shutdowns
IndiGo has told its pilots to stop pushing engines on its new jets to the limit when the planes are climbing.
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 all aircraft by the Jan end.
Qatar Airways to offer Qsuite Business Class on Delhi-Doha route
A patented product of the airline, Qsuite offers passengers private cabins for up to four people and the seats can be converted into a double bed. In the release issued on Wednesday, the carrier said it would launch Qsuite Business Class seat product on its non-stop flight between New Delhi and Doha this month. It would be available on the new A350-900 aircraft.
L&T Technology Services wins Avionics contract from Airbus
Chief Operating Officer Abhishek Sinha said the new-age business opportunities in aviation sector call for a “transformative” approach including fresh ideas, elaborate evaluation of best-fit technology solution and capability to accelerate business growth through innovation.
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.
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