In a press release, the airline said the new IFE system will have content like blockbuster movies, popular TV shows, cartoons and stand-up comedies.
The pandemic, followed by extended lockdowns in India both nationally and then localised, has impacted India Inc for the major part of the first quarter of the current financial year.
Air India Express is not planning to exclude Kerala’s Kozhikode airport from its operating schedule despite the flight crash on August 7.
Director General of Civil Aviation Arun Kumar said they will talk to Boeing to examine the crashed Air India Express flight IX 1344's original equipment for defects.
The Air India Express flight from Dubai with 190 people on board overshot the runway at Kozhikode airport in Kerala at 7.40 pm on August 7 in rainy conditions and went down 35 feet into a slope before breaking up into two, killing at least 18 people.
Spicejet had announced a five-day 1+1 special offer on August 3 as a means to boost ticket sales amid the coronavirus pandemic
SpiceJet has launched a 1+1 offer to boost ticket sales amid the coronavirus pandemic.
The country’s Directorate General of Civil Aviation has put out a list of 31 countries on advice of health authorities amid the coronavirus pandemic
KLM said it does not expect demand to fully recover before 2023 or 2024 and said further staff reductions are possible “given the high level of uncertainty."
The airliner has faced a series of accusations of unpaid dues, even being dragged to the NCLT since it was grounded in April 2019
Airlines and travel portals are also offering discounts for doctors, nurses and those from the armed forces
In an update on the crisis which has led to a collapse in travel demand, the International Air Transport Association cited slow virus containment in the United States and developing countries, and a weaker outlook for corporate travel outlook.
Boeing is behind on hundreds of 737 MAX deliveries since regulators grounded the jet worldwide in 2019 in the aftermath of two crashes.
Families or legal heirs of permanent employees who die of COVID-19 will get Rs 10 lakh, the amount is Rs 5 lakh for fixed term contract employees and Rs 90,000 for casual employees who worked continuously for one year, the circular, a copy of which has been accessed by PTI, stated.
Optimism about the future does not take away the current pain that we are experiencing. Jobs are disappearing, as are some airlines. However, we must rely on our resilience and ingenuity in a crisis
The Dubai-based airline had on July 11 announced that it would be operating special repatriation flights from Bengaluru, Kochi, Delhi, Mumbai and Thiruvananthapuram to Dubai in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) between July 12 and July 26.
The Investment Clearance Cell has been mandated to serve as a single-window system for attracting investment and its terms of reference include accelerating investments, bringing projects to the Empowered Group of Secretaries which require special incentive, policy interventions, expeditious clearances and systematic references, among others.
Occupancy rate for the month was around 60 percent for five of the six Indian airlines.
For over 50 years, Boeing's "Queen of the Skies" has been the world's most easily recognised jetliner with its humped fuselage and four engines. But its days were already numbered before the pandemic struck earlier this year.
IndiGo said the "6E double seat" scheme will not be available through travel portals, IndiGo call centre or airport counters. The scheme can only be availed using IndiGo's website.
The aviation industry could bank on people’s desire for direct long haul flights in the post-coronavirus world
The survey found that air transport is considered the safest form of travel by a wide margin for inter-city travel -- 68 percent of respondents felt air travel is safe. While driving was considered safe by 24 percent of the travellers, rail travel was considered safe by just 8 percent.
Airlines are unlikely to recoup this loss as growth is not expected to return to pre-pandemic levels of double-digit increase at least in the medium term, CRISIL Research said.
Mumbai airport used to record up to 1,000 air traffic movements (ATMs) a day, but in June handled just 976 departures for the entire month.
Despite the challenges, countries are opening up, and airlines are adding to their services