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Air India adds Mumbai connection from Stansted

Air India adds Mumbai connection from Stansted

21 February 2020 Airline News

The second Air India long-haul route from London Stansted took to the skies earlier with the launch of a new three-times a week service to Mumbai. The city is considered the financial and entertainment capital of India.

Air India joins Star Alliance at Heathrow Terminal 2

Air India joins Star Alliance at Heathrow Terminal 2

Star Alliance member Air India has successfully moved all its operations at London Heathrow’s Airport from Terminal 4 to Terminal 2, the home of Star Alliance. The national airline of India operates up to eight daily flights in and out of Heathrow with either Boeing 777 or Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft and has been serving London for nearly 70 years.

Vietjet signs aviation partnership with Air India

Vietjet signs aviation partnership with Air India

13 December 2016 Airline News

Vietjet has signed a memorandum of understanding with Air India for cooperation on the supply of aviation services connecting Vietnam and India. The deal was signed in New Delhi by vice president of Vietjet Air, Dinh Viet Phuong, and director of commercial for Air India, Pankaj Srivastava.

Indian airports on high alert following terrorist threat

Indian airports on high alert following terrorist threat

6 January 2015 Airline News

Airports in India have been advised to step up security following a series of intelligence reports suggesting a possible terrorist attack. Officials were on high alert with warnings a Delhi-Kabul flight operated by state-run Air India could be targeted by Islamist groups.

Air India welcomes Star Alliance to Delhi

Air India welcomes Star Alliance to Delhi

Air India has played host to the first ever Star Alliance Chief Executive Board Meeting held in India. This follows the national carrier’s joining the world’s longest serving and most comprehensive airline alliance in July last year. Speaking to both local and foreign media in New Delhi, Rohit Nandan, managing director at Air India, thanked all attending chief executives for travelling to India and for a productive two-day meeting.

Gazpromneft-Aero starts refueling Air India in Russia

Gazpromneft-Aero starts refueling Air India in Russia

9 September 2014 Airline News

Gazpromneft-Aero has started supplying aviation fuel for regular flights to Russia by the Indian national carrier Air India in Moscow’s Domodedovo Airport. Gazpromneft-Aero currently supplies aviation fuel for Air India flights on the Delhi-Moscow route conducted on Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft four times a week.