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.
Boeing’s Board acted after months of mounting pressure
Boeing recently announced more than $8 billion in costs tied to the crashes, and its s...
Cracks were found in a key structural part on 38 Boeing jets
Boeing said Thursday that airlines worldwide have inspected 810 planes following...
British PM tells Trump of 'disappointment' at US tariffs in Airbus-Boeing row
"The Prime Minister underlined his disappointment at the US announcement of tariffs against UK and EU exports in the Airbus-Boeing dispute," a Downing Street spokeswoman said in a statement detailing the conversation.
Boeing invests $20 million in Virgin Galactic’s space travel program
Virgin Galactic also is setting longer-term sights on shuttling airline travelers around the world at high speeds.
‘UK outlook grave, BoE may not hike for 5 years'
Economic data in the UK and Europe have also soured, adding to the dark outlook for interest rates.
DGCA to inspect 23 Boeing 737 planes of SpiceJet for possible cracks
As many as 19 passenger aircraft and four freighter planes of SpiceJet have completed more than 26,000 flight cycles and those would be subject to inspection.
Boeing unveils revamp to deepen safety focus after Max crashes
The company had already rung up $8.3 billion in Max-related expenses through July.
'Ek Onkar' painted on Air India aircraft to mark 550th birthday of Guru Nanak
National Carrier Air India has painted 'Ek Onkar’ symbol on its Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft's tail to mark the 550th birth anniversary of...
Jet effect: International air travel grows just 1%
Indian carriers flew 11.5% less people into India (over same period last year) and the decline in flying travellers out was 12.3%. Desi carriers’ share in foreign travel fell to 35% this April-June from 39% in the year-ago period.
Govt needs to lower taxes on Indian aviation sector, make it more competitive: Ajay Singh, SpiceJet chief
Ajay Singh said the sector is highly taxed, which is a major stumbling block in making it globally competitive.
India, US to collaborate on drone swarms & other military hi-techs
US undersecretary of defence for acquisition and sustainment, Ellen M Lord, after co-chairing the DTTI meeting with secretary (defence production) Subhash Chandra said the two countries had agreed on seven projects in the meeting.
Government set to halve Air India baggage before selloff
Govt has raised Rs 22,000 crore through issue of bonds, as it looks to remove key hurdles in AI's privatisation.
IAF to showcase Apache, Chinook choppers on Air Force Day
The Air Force Day celebrations will be held with a spectacular air show at the Hindon Air Force Station in Ghaziabad on October 8.
As China flexes muscles, India kicks off military drill
The Him Vijay exercise will be in full throttle when Chinese President Xi Jinping is expected to visit India later this month for the second informal summit with PM Narendra Modi.
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