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...
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...
Two Air India pilots flying on the Mumbai-Jodhpur-Jaipur-Mumbai route were forced to return and make precautionary landings twice within a span of seven hours on Saturday, as wheels of two A320 Classic aircraft—termed "lethal, snag-prone" by a pilots' union—failed to retract post take-offs. For the past two years, an AI pilots' union has been demanding that A320 Classics, which are...
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...
Government-owned Air India would operate its first Dreamliner service to Kerala, which would fly on New Delhi-Kochi-Dubai route, starting next month. Air India has been operating Boeing 787-800 dreamliner services to the Gulf since 2012 when it launched a flight to Dubai from New Delhi. "We are going to operate New Delhi-Kochi-Dubai route with a Dreamliner from February 1," Air India...
Horrible standards of Customer Service that I have personally seen on Air India. I am just adding few anecdotes. I would only fly Air India if I had no other choice like going to Bhavnagar or Allahabad which are serviced only by Air India ATRs. They are using Tax Payer's money to survive.  Personally seen instances at Air India Seat...
Europe will soon be a budget flight away from India. German mega airline Lufthansa's newly-launched low cost international airline is going to begin flights to India. Carsten Spohr, Lufthansa Group's chairman of the executive board and CEO, said here on Wednesday: "Germans love to go to Goa. There is no direct service. So we can look at these kinds of...
After a delay of about one month, Air India is all set to induct the first A320Neo aircraft into its fleet this week, which will make it the third domestic carrier to have this latest single-aisle plane from Airbus. At present, two domestic carriers --IndiGo and GoAir -- operate the fuel-efficient A320Neo planes in their fleet. The national carrier has plans...
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...
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...