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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Akasa Air ties up with Navitaire for digital retailing, reservations system

NEW DELHI: India’s newest airline Akasa Air on Thursday announced it has chosen reservation systems provider Navitaire so that it can run reliable operations and offer affordable travel options to its passengers. Akasa Air, backed by ace investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, and aviation veterans Vinay Dube and Aditya Ghosh, is expected to begin its commercial operations […]

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Coast Guard commissions its second air squadron

NEW DELHI: Indian Coast Guard commissioned its second air squadron equipped with indigenously designed and developed advanced light helicopter (ALH) MK-III at the Coast Guard Air Enclave here on Wednesday. “In a major boost to maritime security, 845 squadron (CG) has been commissioned by Director General V S Pathania, Indian Coast Guard, in Kochi in […]

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Fast patrol vessel ICGS ‘Kamla Devi’ launched in Kolkata

NEW DELHI: Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers (GRSE) Ltd that has built and delivered over 100 ships to the Indian Navy and Indian Coast Guard and the 1st shipyard in the country to have exported a warship, has achieved another milestone by launching the Fast Patrol Vessel (GRSE Yard 2118) being built for the Indian […]

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Trichy terminal will be ready by April 2023

NEW DELHI: Airports Authority of India has undertaken the expansion work of Trichy Airport which includes Construction of a New Integrated Passenger Terminal Building, a new Apron, Air Traffic Control (ATC) Tower, and upgradation of Air side facilities to cater the growing passenger traffic and reduce congestion during peak hours at the airport. The new […]

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