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...
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...
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...
Yesterday what started as Royal Jordanian tweet that caught the Internet on fire. It looked that it was Royal Jordanian was banning people from using electronics on their flight. However, it quickly escalated that it wasn't just one airline trying to differentiate customers but a directive by US Homeland Security.  Slowly, the news started escalating as Homeland Security put out information...
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...
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...
Like all aviation fans, i was surprised to read that Air India made any profit last year especially the dire condition that airlines run on. Air India is one true example of how Airline is spoiled and can not be controlled due to unparralled beauracracy having controlling stakes in India. They use taxpayer's money to save the Airlines. Only...
Due to CoronaVirus, Indian aviation has been in the front of bearing the brunt due to the pandemic.  As India has closed it's border causing multiple flights disruption. While International aviation is a different story, there is impact on domestic aviation too.  As public places are shutting down like malls, cinema, public avenues. Many companies are offering employees to...
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...
An Irish international Criminal lawyer and a Barister on flight Mumbai to London. This incident occurred on AI131 on November 10, 2018. 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 another...