Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal today said the government will aggressively pursue strategic sale in loss-making units and has put Hindustan Photo Films on the block, but ruled out privatising bleeding Air India, saying every major country needs a national carrier.
Alain Flourens will take over as Head of Engineering at Airbus Helicopters on 1st July, including taking up a role as a member of the Executive Committee of the company.
The Government has approved the proposal for revival of 50 un-served and under-served airports and airstrips of the State Governments, Airports Authority of India, Civil Enclaves and CPSUs in the three financial years from 2017-18 at an estimated cost of Rs. 4500 crores.
Air India is expecting to report better revenues in Financial Year 2016-17 as compared to FY 2015-16, the Minister of State for Civil Aviation Jayant Sinha in written reply to a question in Lok Sabha on Friday.
Aiming to bolster its capacity in the domestic market, Air India today inducted the first Airbus A320neo aircraft into its fleet
Union Minister for Civil Aviation Ashok Gajapathi Raju today said the Centre is committed for a full-fledged airport in Arunachal Pradesh.
Having started twelve new flights domestically and four flights internationally in 2016, Air India has set in place ambitious expansion plans for 2017.
National Carrier, Air India has contested reports on airlines on time performance (OTP) published by FlightStats, a flight tracking and mentoring services provider. FlightStats report ranked Air India as the third worst performer.
“Many thanks indeed for wonderful service and great care! I’m most grateful – and also very impressed. Best wishes and warm regards,” said Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen’s note,