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FAA grounds Air India Dreamliner

FAA grounds Air India Dreamliner

| August 21, 2014 | 2 Comments

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on Wednesday grounded an Air India Dreamliner in Seoul to examine its engines. The American regulator’s move came after some other airline’s aircraft saw an inflight failure of its General Electric (GE) engine. FAA then decided to ground all aircraft fitted with the same series of GE engines wherever […]

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Air India to Join Star Alliance in July

Air India to Join Star Alliance in July

| June 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Air India Ltd has joined the Star Alliance group of carriers, a spokesman said on Tuesday, a move that could help boost revenues at the loss-making state-run airline. Executives at Star Alliance met with Air India officials in London on Monday and agreed for the airline, which has been in talks to join since last […]

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Air India 787 Dreamliner at Rome FCO Innaugural Flight [VIDEO]

Air India 787 Dreamliner at Rome FCO Innaugural Flight [VIDEO]

| June 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

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Air India 787 Landing KIX [VIDEO]

Air India 787 Landing KIX [VIDEO]

| April 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

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Air India A320 Suffers Tire Burst Landing at Jaipur, Damages Wing

Air India A320 Suffers Tire Burst Landing at Jaipur, Damages Wing

| January 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

An Air India aircraft, with about 170 people on board, suffered a tyre burst on landing at the airport on January 5th after being diverted from Delhi due to bad weather.

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Air India Slashes Top-Level Positions

Air India Slashes Top-Level Positions

| November 3, 2013 | 3 Comments

Air India has significantly reduced the number of top-level positions in a bid to rationalise staff strength. The move was overdue after the merger between the erstwhile Air India and Indian Airlines.

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Oven Fire Breaks Out on Air India Boeing 787, Plane Makes Safe Landing

Oven Fire Breaks Out on Air India Boeing 787, Plane Makes Safe Landing

| July 25, 2013 | 4 Comments

A fire broke out in the oven of an Air India Boeing 787 Dreamliner jet in mid-flight Wednesday, scaring passengers but not causing any serious damage. Mint, an Indian newspaper associated with the Wall Street Journal, reported the fire started on Flight AI-020, from Delhi to Kolkata, and that it did not affect areas outside […]

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2 IndiGo and 1 Air India Flight Make Emergency Landings at Kolkata

2 IndiGo and 1 Air India Flight Make Emergency Landings at Kolkata

| May 13, 2013 | 1 Comment

Three separate flights made emergency landings at Biju Patnaik Airport in Kolkata on Sunday night due to bad weather according to airport officials and media reports.

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Air India Jet Lands on Closed Runway and Without Clearance

Air India Jet Lands on Closed Runway and Without Clearance

| April 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

An Air India plane landed on a closed runway and without clearance to do so at Mumbai Airport according to reports.

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Air India Seeks $37 Million in Compensation from Boeing for Grounded Dreamliners

Air India Seeks $37 Million in Compensation from Boeing for Grounded Dreamliners

| April 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Indian state carrier Air India is asking Boeing to compensate them $37 million for the grounding of their 787 Dreamliner planes, according to reports.

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