This is a super hack as Shangri-La has tied up with Singapore Airlines' Kris Flyer program for infinite journeys. You can connect your KrisFlyer and Shangri-La here.  We already know about Status match between Vistara and Singapore airlines.There is tie up between Shangri-La and Taj hotels too.  Basically you get atleast 5 way status match with this: Shangri-la Taj group of...
An Irish international Criminal lawyer and a Barister on flight Mumbai to London. This incident occurred on AI131 on November 10, 2018. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LfY4lUcP9rA] Here’s the video footage, in which the lady yells more than 40 obscenities in less than four minutes: The passenger is said to have been drinking large amounts of red wine and smoking in the toilet before she was denied...
Last July, Singapore Airlines came up with an offer that provided two single sector tickets within India if you book with them on the International sector. As I have been mentioning for last few days that Airlines knows that Indian travelers/vacationers love to travel abroad for their holidays and more of them are traveling nowadays.  Getting Passport is easier now...
As part of Goodwill update for Air India, they have decided to provide a discount for all the Indian citizens who have crossed the age of 60, will get 50% discount on the base fare of the ticket. The discount is only valid for tickets purchased 7 days prior to the flight and citizens would be required to produce age...
I am not sure what has gotten into Air India as they are one of the only Airlines that are moving towards consumer-friendly policies and not against it. It's a big deal for Air India whose program Flying Return felt bogus program for last 2 years. I went on record to point that please shut down Air India (white elephant...
The Boeing 777 was taxiing at IGI airport to operate one of the world's longest nonstop flights when the rodent was spotted. As per safety protocol, it had to be brought back to the terminal and fumigated. Then with a new crew, the almost-full flight (AI 173) finally took off around noon on Sunday instead of the scheduled time...
Etihad buys 8 Airlines On May 2, Alitalia, Italy’s chronically unprofitable national carrier, requested “Special Administration.” That’s the Italian/European equivalent of Chapter 11 bankruptcy in the United States. Within the span of 2 months, Air Berlin also filed for the same. The whole episode started because Mr. James Hogan (as CEO Of Etihad) in 2011 decided to speed up the growth...
Just the day after Air India crew complained about Paranormal activity at their hotel. There came another incident that Air India's subsidiary airlines Alliance was attacked by the bees. Home India news Bees attack Pune bound flight at Hyderabad airport, watch video   Bees attack Pune bound flight at Hyderabad airport, watch video A Hyderabad-Pune flight of Alliance Air airlines, a subsidiary of Air...
Some things can only happen with Air India. One of the headline news today is that Air India crew has been put up in a hotel that is influenced by Paranormal activity and has caused major unrest among the crew who travel on that route. The same hotel has been used since Nov 16.  As per the news piece by...
For passengers whose connecting flight is over 8 and up to 24 hours, the interline desk will facilitate hotel accommodation provided that such passengers have transit /entry visa and there is no immediate connecting flight to continue the journey. For those nationals/ citizens who are eligible for transit visa on arrival, interline desk will facilitate such transit visa. The airline provides...