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Going offline: Air India stops online sale of discounted tickets for armed forces

Air India has discontinued provision of giving them online concession, forcing them to physically visit the booking office. The reason shown behind withdrawing the services is fraud allegedly committed by some travel agents to book cheaper tickets. Air India has been giving online concession to employees of armed forces for several years where the user is required to upload official ... Read More »

Missing Air India painting: Airline prepares list of ex-employees suspected of stealing artwork

An internal committee of Air India is preparing a list of former employees who are suspected of siphoning-off artwork,  an airline official said on Friday. The airline will “not take any action if its artworks are returned”, an airline official said.  However an internal committee started to prepare list of missing artwork and suspected former employees who might have them ... Read More »

No non-veg meals for AI economy passengers

Air India has decided to take off non vegetarian food from its menu in economy class on its domestic flight. AI said the move was aimed at reducing wastage and costs, and to improve catering service. The airline will save up to Rs.10 crore annually if it stops non veg food , according to estimates. Air India spends around Rs 350-400 ... Read More »

Air India launches Delhi-Washington flight, adds fifth destination in US

Air India today launched its first flight to Washington DC from New Delhi. It’s a fifth destination in the US.  Air India has deployed its 238-seater Boeing 777-200 LR aircraft to cater to the new direct service to the US.  The plane offers eight seats in first class, 35 in business and 195 in economy class. The launch took place ... Read More »

Paintings from Rs 200-crore collection go missing from Air India’s Mumbai headquarters

An unknown number of paintings from a Rs 200 crore collection featuring renowned artists like MF Husain and Jatin Das, have gone missing from the Air India headquarters in Mumbai. The matter came to light after famous painter Jatin Das was contacted for a painting that he had made for Air India, for verification prior to sale. Air India faces ... Read More »

Air India privatisation blue print : The great Maharajah makeover

In its boldest move yet the Narendra Modi government has decided to privatise the 52,000 cr debt laden national carrier the Air India. A decision that will raise the hackles of trade unions and Left parties who have managed to block disinvestment in the airline sector for over 25 years. It took Niti Aayog just 15 days to draft the ... Read More »

Air India raises Rs.80 crores by selling its properties

Air India raised Rs.80 crores by selling 4 of its properties to Government owned SBI. Earlier, its e-auction notice which was put up on the internet(on its official site) read “Air India proposes to sell its exclusive properties in the form of land parcels/built-up flats located at prime location in Mumbai, Bengaluru and Trivandrum through e-auction process by MSTC” Citing the ... Read More »

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