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Campbell Wilson resigns as CEO of Scoot and joins Air India

Singapore Airlines (SIA) today announced the resignation of Campbell Wilson, CEO of its low-cost carrier subsidiary Scoot. Wilson will...

Corporate

Air India cancels Delhi-Moscow flight over risk of losing insurance cover

Air India has cancelled its twice-a-week flight from Delhi to Moscow over fear of being unable to give insurance coverage due to the...

Global

India extends ban on regular international flights till further orders

Scheduled international passenger flights in India will remain suspended till further orders, aviation regulator Directorate General of...

Covid-19

Indian Embassy in Ukraine issues evacuation advisory; Air India to run three flights

Russia Ukraine crisis created tensions and uncertainties with respect to the situation in Ukraine, all Indian nationals are advised to leave...

Global

India likely to allow normalisation of international flights by April

Are international flights open or still banned in India? Indian government is considering resuming international flights by March-April....

Covid-19

Tata takes back ownership of Air India after 69 years

News: The Indian government has handed over Air India (AI) to the Tata Group, marking the end of all the formalities to transfer the...

India

India, Saudi Arabia ink travel bubble pact to resume commercial flights

India has recently signed an air bubble flight agreement with Saudi Arabia, which will now allow travellers to fly between both nations.

Covid-19

India extends ban on international flights until November 30

The Indian civil aviation regulator has extended international flight ban until November 30, even as the curb is not applicable to cargo...

India

Air India announces flights to London after Britain eases curbs

India's national carrier Air India has announced a flight schedule from Mumbai to London following Britain's relaxations to the travel...

Covid-19

Air India Express to launch Vande Bharat Mission flights to Malaysia and Singapore

Air India Express, the low cost arm of Indian flag carrier Air India, announced it will be launching flights from India to Singapore and...

Travel

Indian expat Dr SPS Oberoi sole passenger on Air India Dubai-Amritsar flight

SP Singh Oberoi, a UAE-based Indian businessman and philanthropist, was the sole passenger on Air India flight (AI929) from Dubai in the UAE...

UAE

India extends international flight ban till end of June

Indian Central Government today extended the ban on international commercial flights till June 30, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation...

Global

Air India to operate new flights to Singapore, Moscow and Brisbane from March 26 onwards

Indian state carrier Air India announced new flights to international destinations including Singapore, Brisbane and Moscow.

Global

Indian government extends restrictions on UK flights till February 14

The Indian government has extended the restriction on flights between India and United Kingdom up to midnight of February 14, 2021.

Covid-19

India restricts international flights till 31 December: DGCA

Following the recent surge in COVID-19 cases across the world, a new order passed by the Government of India has banned scheduled...

Covid-19

Vande Bharat Mission Phase 5 to begin on August 1, with flights to Singapore, UK, UAE and US

Over 7.88 lakh Indians stranded abroad due to the coronavirus pandemic have returned under the Vande Bharat Mission as of July 22.

Covid-19

India responds to US, UAE calls to restrict Air India charter flights

The US Department of Transportation has barred Air India from operating chartered flights between India and the United States from July 22...

Covid-19

In Pics: Returning on the repatriation flight from Newark to New Delhi

After a three-week trip turned into a 65-day sojourn in the United States for my family due to the COVID-19 travel ban, we finally managed...

Covid-19

India releases SOP for ‘Vande Bharat Mission’ - the biggest repatriation mission in country's history

India releases SOP for ‘Vande Bharat Mission’ - the biggest repatriation mission in country's history , bringing back approximately...

Covid-19

Indian missions lend helping hand to ensure compatriots reach home safely amidst COVID-19 outbreak

Indian missions are helping fellow citizens world over, who are affected by travel restrictions due to COVID-19.

Covid-19

India evacuates thousands of its nationals from COVID-19 epicentres

The Ministry of External Affairs has arranged for flights to bring back stranded Indian nationals from coronavirus affected countries

Covid-19

NRIs can acquire 100% stake in Air India under new government norms

Indian Union Minister of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises Prakash Javadekar announced on Wednesday that Non-resident Indians (NRIs)...

Corporate

India enhances travel restrictions for countries, including Singapore, following new COVID-19 cases

India announced additional travel restrictions affecting Iran, Italy, South Korea and Singapore after new cases of COVID-19 were reported in...

Global

India 17th on list of coronavirus import-risk countries

India ranks 17th among countries most at risk of importing coronavirus cases, the virus that originated in China's Wuhan area in December...

Global

Wuhan virus: Indian airports to screen passengers from Singapore, Thailand

Following a directive from the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, India’s Ministry of Civil Aviation announced that they will start...

Global