18 Jul 2011
The Group of Ministers (GoM) looking into the issue of equity infusion and revival of national carrier Air India met here on Monday and has decided to meet again next week, Civil Aviation Minister Vayalar Ravi said.
23 Jan 2011
Air India should regain its past glory and become the face of the country in the international transport route, Civil Aviation Minister Vayalar Ravi on Sunday said.
14 Dec 2011
The Companies Bill, which enhances accountability, introduces the concept of corporate social responsibility and encourages e-governance, was introduced in the Lok Sabha on Wednesday.
14 Dec 2011
About 50 Air India pilots have resigned due to non-payment of allowances and delay in payment of their salaries this year, Civil Aviation Minister VayalarRavi said on Wednesday.
12 Aug 2011
The government on Friday said it would take three months to finalise the financial restructuring plan of cash-strapped national carrier Air India.
16 Dec 2011
Noting that Air India is passing through a deep crisis with its total debt touching a whopping Rs.43,000 crore, Government on Friday expressed confidence that it would be able to wipe out the debts with active cooperation of management and employees.
20 Oct 2011
Government on Thursday ruled out disinvestment of Air India saying it is trying to bring the cash strapped national carrier to 'no-profit, no-loss' status. "There is no plan of disinvestment in Air India or to bring an IPO in the near future by the government. As a Civil Aviation Minister my first priority is to bring Air India in no-profit no-loss," Civil Aviation Minister Vayalar Ravi said on the sidelines of a two-day international seminar.
20 Feb 2011
Air India has operated far less number of domestic and international flights last year than its private competitors, with official figures showing that its market share has dwindled to 17.1 per cent.
18 Jun 2011
The Civil Aviation Ministry has decided to map air routes of helicopters following the crash, which claimed the life of Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu and four others.
16 Mar 2011
Shocked over the rising cases of fake pilots, the government has decided to form a committee to review the present pattern of their entrance examination