Aviation

SpiceJet In Turbulent Phase As Stock Slumps Over 40% This Year

SpiceJet In Turbulent Phase As Stock Slumps Over 40% This Year

Asian News International | Thursday July 07, 2022, New Delhi

Indian airline company SpiceJet is going through a highly turbulent phase in recent times on account of several glitches and a non-adherence to mandated guidelines in regards to the training of some pilots.

Air India Express To Add 4 Boeing 737 Planes To Meet Growing Demand: Report

Air India Express To Add 4 Boeing 737 Planes To Meet Growing Demand: Report

Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 29, 2022, Mumbai

Tata Group-owned international budget airline Air India Express may add four Boeing 737 planes to its fleet of 24 aircraft by this year-end to meet the increased demand for international travel, airline sources privy to the information have said.

Air India's New Offer To Pilots Post Retirement

Air India's New Offer To Pilots Post Retirement

Press Trust of India | Friday June 24, 2022, Mumbai

Tata Group-owned Air India has offered to re-hire pilots post their retirement for a five-year period as the airline looks for stability in operations amid talk of acquiring 300 single-aisle planes, according to an internal communication.

"Let's Relax A Little..." Says Aviation Official On Staff Shortage Troubles

"Let's Relax A Little..." Says Aviation Official On Staff Shortage Troubles

Reuters | Tuesday June 21, 2022, DOHA

Some airlines may have to adjust capacity plans to cope with staff shortages, IATA chief Willie Walsh said

Except For Tatas, No One Can Make Air India Work, Says Emirates President

Except For Tatas, No One Can Make Air India Work, Says Emirates President

Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 21, 2022, Doha

If the Tata Group cannot make Air India work, no one else in the country will be able to do so, Emirates President Tim Clark has said

Rakesh Jhunjhunwala-Backed Akasa Air Gets Its First Boeing 737 MAX

Rakesh Jhunjhunwala-Backed Akasa Air Gets Its First Boeing 737 MAX

Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 21, 2022, Mumbai

Ace investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala-promoted Akasa Air's first aircraft Boeing 737 MAX arrived in New Delhi on Tuesday, bringing it closer to securing the mandatory Air Operator Permit to start operations.

"Best Years Are Yet To Come," Says Air India CEO-Designate

"Best Years Are Yet To Come," Says Air India CEO-Designate

Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 21, 2022, Mumbai

Asserting that Air India's "best years are yet to come", CEO-designate Campbell Wilson on Monday said the journey to make it a world class airline will require efforts that are "big and small, easy and difficult".

Not Easy For An Airline To Turn Profitable In India, Says IATA Official

Not Easy For An Airline To Turn Profitable In India, Says IATA Official

Press Trust of India | Monday June 20, 2022, Doha

It is not easy for an airline to turn a profit in India and a lot of issues such as fare caps and high taxes on aviation turbine fuel (ATF) have to be resolved, a senior IATA official said on Sunday.

SpiceJet, IndiGo Shares Tank Over Steepest Ever Jet Fuel Hike

SpiceJet, IndiGo Shares Tank Over Steepest Ever Jet Fuel Hike

Press Trust of India | Thursday June 16, 2022, New Delhi

On Thursday, jet fuel prices were hiked by 16 per cent to catapult rates to an all-time high in step with hardening international oil rates

Jet Fuel Prices Skyrocket To Record High After Steepest Ever Hike Of 16%

Jet Fuel Prices Skyrocket To Record High After Steepest Ever Hike Of 16%

Edited by Animesh Singh | Thursday June 16, 2022

Oil marketing companies announced a hike in aviation turbine fuel (ATF) on Thursday

Competition Commission Okays Proposed AirAsia Takeover By Air India

Competition Commission Okays Proposed AirAsia Takeover By Air India

Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 14, 2022, New Delhi

Competition Commission of India has approved the proposed acquisition of the entire shareholding of AirAsia India Ltd by Air India Ltd

Airports Authority Seeks Annual Dividend Payment Waiver For 2021-22

Airports Authority Seeks Annual Dividend Payment Waiver For 2021-22

Press Trust of India | Monday June 13, 2022, New Delhi

AAI has requested the Government to waive the compulsory dividend payment requirement for the financial year ended March 2022

Jet Fuel Prices Cut Down By 1.3%

Jet Fuel Prices Cut Down By 1.3%

Edited by Animesh Singh | Wednesday June 01, 2022

Jet fuel prices on Wednesday were reduced by 1.3 per cent by oil marketing companies

Jet Airways Posts Net Loss Of Rs 234 Crore In March Quarter

Jet Airways Posts Net Loss Of Rs 234 Crore In March Quarter

Press Trust of India | Friday May 27, 2022, New Delhi

Jet Airways, which remains grounded for over two years, on Thursday reported a standalone net loss of Rs 233.63 crore for the three months ended March.

Jet Airways' Staff Association Challenges Airline's Resolution Plan

Jet Airways' Staff Association Challenges Airline's Resolution Plan

Press Trust of India | Thursday May 26, 2022, Mumbai

All India Jet Airways' Officers and Staff Association on Thursday said it has filed an appeal before the NCLAT against Jalan-Kalrock consortium's resolution plan for the airline.