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It's official: Government bids Tata to Air India

It's official: Government bids Tata to Air India

Tata had placed a bid for Rs 18,000 crore and is set to absorb Rs 15,300 crore of...

Tata buys Air India back, revival of airline's fortunes expected: Reports

Tata buys Air India back, revival of airline's fortunes...

The loss-making and debt-ridden Air India had become an albatross around the government's...

As Air India sale nears, Tata worries over airline's operational mess

As Air India sale nears, Tata worries over airline's operational...

The Tata group, which is one of the bidders for the national carrier, and is widely...

Tata confirms Air India bid, airline may change hands by FY22 end

Tata confirms Air India bid, airline may change hands by...

If the Air India sale is successful, it would go a long way in contributing towards...

Why India's air bubble treaties are no ordinary Air Services Agreements

Why India's air bubble treaties are no ordinary Air Services...

Normally, an Air Services Agreement is decided in perpetuity, but the Covid-19 pandemic...

Air India Express pilots calling commanders by first name may not be good idea

Air India Express pilots calling commanders by first name...

While First Officers may hesitate to be so bold, the PICs may feel their egos being...

Air India pilots face neglect, yet fly beyond duty hours to bring Indians home

Air India pilots face neglect, yet fly beyond duty hours...

The pilots of Flights A126 and AI174 coming from the US had to be diverted to the...

How Taliban victory in Afghanistan severely hits India's aviation sector

How Taliban victory in Afghanistan severely hits India's...

India is bracing itself for all eventualities and preparing to mount a mission to...

Air India firmly on course to fly into private hands this year

Air India firmly on course to fly into private hands this...

The new MoCA leadership team has said that Air India is likely to receive financial...

Indian aviation set for major reform if it accepts key panel's suggestions

Indian aviation set for major reform if it accepts key...

The committee seeks to give a boost to domestic air cargo operators in international...

Why India's revised policy for privatising airports is faulty

Why India's revised policy for privatising airports is...

The jury is still out on whether the per-passenger model is better than the revenue...

Jewar airport to soon see hectic activity as NIAL and ZAIA signs crucial deal

Jewar airport to soon see hectic activity as NIAL and ZAIA...

The Jewar airport is expected to significantly bring down the load on the Indira...

Akasa (Sky) is the limit: Why launching airlines during Covid is smart business

Akasa (Sky) is the limit: Why launching airlines during...

The proposed airline Akasa (meaning 'the sky') could be backed by ace investor Rakesh...

Airports bleeding due to declining traffic to gain by extending control period?

Airports bleeding due to declining traffic to gain by extending...

Kapil Kaul, Chief Executive Officer and Director, CAPA India, says extending the...

Vistara to fly neck and neck with Air India with aggressive long-haul expansion

Vistara to fly neck and neck with Air India with aggressive...

Vistara's flight to Tokyo on July 7 made it the carrier's third long-haul route,...

Bombay High Court defines Jyotiraditya Scindia's first task as aviation minister

Bombay High Court defines Jyotiraditya Scindia's first...

The bench of Chief Justice Dipankar Datta and Justice GS Kulkarni was hearing a...