Air Vice Marshal PS Karkare took over as Senior Officer in-charge of Administration of Headquarters Western Air Command

NEW DELHI: Air Vice Marshal PS Karkare took over as Senior Officer in-charge of Administration of Headquarters Western Air Command from Air Vice Marshal K Anantharaman Vishisht Seva Medal on 01 Feb 2021. Air Vice Marshal PS Karkare was commissioned in the Administration Branch on 19 December 1987. The Air Officer has served in a […]

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Lt Gen Ananthanarayanan assumes command of 16 Corps

JAMMU: Lieutenant General P N Ananthanarayanan took over as commander of the 16 Corps on Friday, officials said. General Ananthanarayanan is an alumni of the Rashtriya Indian Military College, the National Defence Academy and the Indian Military Academy. He was commissioned into ‘The 3rd Battalion of the 8th Gorkha Rifles’ in December, 1984. In an […]

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AIR Marshal Vijay Pal Singh Rana takes over as air officer-in-charge administration

NEW DELHI: Air Marshal Vijay Pal Singh Rana, Vishisht Seva Medal took overasAir Officer-in-charge Administration (AOA) on 1 st February,  2021. An alumnus of Defence Services Staff College Wellington, the Air Marshal was commissioned in the Administration branch of Indian Air Force (IAF) in December 1984. In a career spanning over 37 years, the Air […]

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Aloke Singh takes charge as Air India Express CEO

NEW DELHI: Aloke Singh took the charge as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Air India Express at its headquarters in Kochi on Monday. “He brings three decades of diverse experience in air transport and travel, with leadership roles in Air India, Alliance Air and a Gulf-based national carrier,” according to a statement by Air […]

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Boeing appoints Jinnah Hosein to new software engineering leader role

NEW DELHI: The Boeing Company named Jinnah Hosein as the company’s vice president of Software Engineering, effective immediately. In this newly created role, Hosein will report to Greg Hyslop, Boeing chief engineer and senior vice president of Engineering, Test & Technology, and will focus on further strengthening Boeing’s focus on software engineering across the enterprise. […]

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Air India appoints new chiefs in three subsidiaries

NEW DELHI: National carrier Air India has appointed new chiefs in some of its subsidiaries. Accordingly, Air India has appointed Aloke Singh as the Chief Executive in its international low-cost subsidiary Air India Express. Besides, Deepak Khullar has been appointed as the CEO of Hotel Corporation of India (HCI), another Air India subsidiary. HCI is […]

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Qantas international head to depart as overseas flying remains grounded

SYDNEY:Qantas Airways Ltd (QAN.AX) said on Monday its international division head Tino La Spina would leave the company, in a cost-saving move at a time when the airline has grounded all international flying due to the coronavirus pandemic. The head of its domestic business, Andrew David, will also take over the responsibilities of La Spina, […]

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Air India on termination spree: Sacks 50 pilots in a night

NEW DELHI: Air India pilots have sought the intervention of the management on the issue of “illegal termination” of 50 pilots from service. In a letter to Rajiv Bansal, Chairman and Managing Director, Air India on Friday, the Indian Commercial Pilots Association (ICPA) said around 50 pilots have received illegal termination letters from the Personnel […]

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Chris Jones to become top sales executive at Airbus Americas

NEW DELHI: Christopher P. Jones has been named Head of Sales and Marketing for Airbus Americas’ commercial aircraft business. In this capacity, he will be responsible for all aspects of the marketing and sale of Airbus passenger, freight and corporate aircraft in North America. Reporting directly to C. Jeffrey Knittel, Chairman and CEO Airbus Americas, […]

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