Air India

Air India Express Boeing 737-800 hits runway approach lights and airport perimeter wall on take-off

On 12 October, an Air India Express Boeing 737-800 (VT-AYD) from Tiruchirapalli, India to Dubai as IX611 hit runway approach lights and the airport...

Air India Airbus A320 mistakenly lands on runway under construction at Male Velana Airport

On 7 September, an Air India Airbus A320 (VT-EXL) operating a flight from Trivandrum Airport (India) to Male Velana Airport safely landed at the...

Passenger urinates on other passenger’s seat during Air India flight between New York JFK and Delhi

On 30 August, a drunk passenger on board an Air India flight between New York JFK and Delhi has caused shock among passengers. The...

Air India’s Delhi to Tel Aviv over Saudi airspace or not?

An Air India spokesman and Israel’s Airports Authority said the state-run carrier had requested slots for three weekly flights between New Delhi and Tel...

Air India twice weekly direct flight from Amritsar to Birmingham from 20 Feb

Air India to commence Non Stop Operation from Amritsar to Birmingham twice a week effective 20th February 2018 2 of 7 weekly Amritsar – Delhi...

Air India Plane Rolls Into Drain At Kochi Airport, 102 On Board Evacuated

An Air India Express aircraft went off the taxiway and rolled partly into a drain after it landed (flight IX452) around 2.40 am this...

Air India Dreamliner makes emergency landing at Tehran airport; cracked windshield

An Air India Boeing 787 Dreamliner (VT-ANU) from Frankfurt to Delhi was forced to make an emergency landing at Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport...

Not just Air India, KLM also serves vegetarian food to economy flyers!

Air India may have been roasted on social media for recently going all-vegetarian in economy class of its domestic flights, but it now emerges...

Body parts found in the Alps could be from victims of two Air India plane crashes more than 50 years ago

Two Air India planes have crashed on Mont Blanc, one in 1950, in which 48 people died, and one in 1966 with 117 fatalities ...

Air India crew forgets to retract gear and is forced to make an emergency landing due to “low on fuel”

Now this is a very strange story that reached our aviation forums this evening: last Saturday an Air India crew from Kolkota to Mumbai...

Air India to start Delhi-Stockholm direct flight from August 15th

On the 15th August, Air India starts operating the new direct route between Stockholm and Delhi three times per week with a Dreamliner B787-8 The...

Air India flight from Delhi (DEL) to Pune (PNQ) overshot the runway at Pune airport. #VT-PPA #AI849

Air India flight AI849 carrying 152 passengers from Delhi (DEL) to Pune (PNQ) overshot the runway at Pune airport. Following the incident, an emergency evacuation...

Air India lifts flying ban on Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad

The Civil Aviation Ministry had written to the national carrier asking it to revoke the restriction with immediate effect. Air India lifted the ban on...

An Air India all-women crew out of India has operated the longest flight around the world #InternationalWomensDay

An Air India all-women crew out of India has operated the longest flight around the world to celebrate International Women’s Day.   As It Happens :...

Air India becomes latest A320neo operator

Air India has become the latest A320neo operator after taking delivery of the first of 14 aircraft leased from Kuwait headquartered ALAFCO Aviation Lease...

Air India joins fellow Star Alliance carriers at Heathrow terminal 2, the Queen’s terminal

Star Alliance member carrier Air India has successfully moved all its operations at London Heathrow’s Airport from Terminal 4 to Terminal 2, the home...

Air India future Airbus A320neo operator

Airbus is delighted to further its long relationship with Air India and to welcome them as a future A320neo operator from 2017. Air India and...

Boeing, Air India celebrate 20th 787 Dreamliner, world’s first 787 in Star Alliance livery

Boeing and Air India celebrated the airline's milestone delivery of its 20th 787 Dreamliner from Boeing's final assembly facility in North Charleston, S.C. "Taking delivery...

Air India hosts first Star Alliance Chief Executive Board Meeting in India

Member carrier CEOs reflect on busy 2014 – Set priorities for 2015 Air India played host to the first ever Star Alliance Chief Executive Board...

Alliance Air introduces its first ATR 72-600

Air India’s fully-owned regional Subsidiary Airline Allied Services Limited under Brand Name “Alliance Air” today introduced its first newest ATR 72-600 aircraft into its...