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Why the govt should not be rescuing SpiceJet

SpiceJet has approached the government for financial help. The top officials of the airline met the Minister of State for Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma, a couple of days back. 1,335 more words

Analysis

Air India Regional gets its first ATR 72-600

Air India Regional, better known as Alliance Air, received its first ATR 72-600 at Toulouse. The ATR 72,600 with MSN 1197 is registered VT-AII, and becomes the first ATR 72 for Air India and the fourth ATR 72-600 after VT-JCX/Y/Z that fly for Jet Airways. 286 more words

Manufacturer

List of all Indian aviation accidents involving the loss of 30 or more lives

It took a while, but this is it: the final compilation of all India-related aviation disasters resulting in the loss of 30 or more lives. This information is not available anywhere else on the net or in any publication. 6 more words

Aviation

Muddled, Addled & Befuddled: Part 2- International Transfer through Mumbai

In Part 1 of this post I wrote an anecdotal account of international transfer at New Delhi Airport to help travelers unravel the unwritten rules of transfer game at this major airport in India. 1,419 more words

India

Malik family and B.C. government still battling in court almost a decade after Air India acquittal

Almost 10 years after Ripudaman Singh Malik was acquitted in the Air India bombing, the B.C. government and his family are still battling in court over the money used to pay his legal fees. 477 more words

The Real Scoop

Junk trail and air travel woes :(

Our GoAir saga is not over yet. We are now at gate A09, this is changed quietly from A08 and the gates aren’t next to each other at Mumbai’s domestic airport terminal 1 A. 459 more words

Daily Ramblings

Oh Air-India, take me home.

A few years ago Air-India celebrated it’s 75th anniversary of being operational as a national carrier. My father had worked for this company his entire life, some 34 plus years. 278 more words

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