Asteria Aerospace participates in the Drone Festival of India 2022

NEW DELHI: Asteria Aerospace Limited, a Bengaluru-based full-stack drone technology company, participated in the Drone Festival of India 2022, the premier conference and exhibition for drones in India. The Drone Festival of India 2022 was organized by the Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA) with event partner Drone Federation of India (DFI) and was held at […]

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Captain Abhilasha Barak from Haryana becomes Indian Army’s first woman combat aviator

NEW DELHI: Captain Abhilasha Barak on Wednesday became the first woman combat aviator in the Indian Army. Officials said she has been awarded the coveted ‘wings’ along with 36 Army pilots by the director-general of the Army Aviation during a ceremony held at Combat Army Aviation Training School in Nashik. “Captain Barak became the first […]

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Bombardier launches ultra-long-range Global 8000 aircraft

NEW DELHI: Bombardier said that it has unveiled the newest member of its industry-leading business jet portfolio with the introduction of the Global 8000 aircraft, the world’s fastest and longest-range purpose-built business jet, innovatively crafted with the industry’s healthiest cabin for safety, comfort and performance beyond compromise. With an industry-leading range of 8,000 nautical miles […]

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Griffin Global Asset Management delivers Airbus A321neo Aircraft to IndiGo

NEW DELHI: Griffin Global Asset Management (“Griffin”) has said that it has delivered AirbusA321neo aircraft to InterGlobe Aviation Ltd. (“IndiGo”), a low-cost airline based in India. This aircraft is the first of five purchase and leaseback transactions mandated for Airbus A321neo aircraft scheduled to be delivered to IndiGo during May and June of 2022. “We […]

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Jet Airways appoints four new senior executives

NEW DELHI: Jet Airways on Monday announced that it has appointed four new senior executives days after aviation regulator DGCA granted a revalidated Air Operator Certificate, allowing the airline to resume commercial flight operations. The AOC was granted to the airline on May 20. The airline has appointed Prabh Sharan Singh as chief digital officer, […]

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Capgemini selected by Airbus

NEW DELHI: Capgemini has been selected by Airbus to deliver a cloud-first transformation program for its global Commercial Aircraft and Helicopters businesses. As a strategic partner to Airbus, Capgemini will now provide a fully managed service of the core cloud infrastructure for the Airbus business. Capgemini will drive transformation of existing services through unification and […]

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Tata Group appoints Campbell Wilson as CEO & MD of Air India

NEW DELHI: The Tata Group said that it has appointed Campbell Wilson as CEO & MD of Air India. Wilson is currently CEO of Singapore Airline’s low-cost subsidiary Scoot. Earlier this year, Tata Group had named Turkish Airlines Chairman Ilker Ayci as Air India’s CEO & MD, but he subsequently denied the position. Wilson, 50, […]

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NCLAT asks Jet Airways to vacate office from Mack Star Marketing’s premises

NEW DELHI: The National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) has directed Jet Airways, which is preparing to resume flight services in the coming months, to vacate its office from the premises of Mack Star Marketing in Mumbai. While passing an order on May 6, a three-member bench of the NCLAT also said that no monthly […]

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Aviation Ministry invites applications for PLI schemes for drones

NEW DELHI: The Civil Aviation Ministry on Thursday invited second round of applications for the production-linked incentive (PLI) scheme that was announced last year to boost drone manufacturing in India. The first round of applications for this scheme were invited on March 10 and its results were announced on April 20, wherein Adani Group’s joint […]

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