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IndiGo hikes charges for excess baggage by 33%

IndiGo has hiked the charges for check-in baggage in excess of 15 kg by a steep one-third or 33 per cent. Those pre-booking their baggage will now have to shell

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Air India launches ‘Maharaja Direct’

Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu on Friday launched ‘Maharaja Direct’, a whole new experience for Air India’s business and first-class passengers on long-haul international flights with revamped products and services.

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Air India to launch ‘Maharaja’ class seats today

The existing first class and business class seats on its Boeing 777 and 787 aircraft fleet would be revamped for the Maharaja business class seats. National carrier Air India will

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IndiGo remains top airline in India with 41% market share in May

Jet Airways (13.7% market share), Air India (12.8%), SpiceJet (12.3%) and GoAir made up the top five in India’s aviation sector, DGCA data showed. Low-fare airline IndiGo (Interglobe Aviation Ltd)

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Air India set to have ‘Maharaja’ class seats on international flights

Passengers on most of Air India’s international flights are all set for a new experience as the airline will soon introduce ‘Maharaja’ business class seats, variety cuisines and new uniforms

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India airline passenger growth slips to slowest in eight months as fares rise

Number of passengers flown last month rose about 17% on-year to 11.9 million. Air passenger traffic in India grew at the slowest pace in eight months in May as rising

Aviation

IndiGo remains top airline in India with 41% market share in May

Jet Airways (13.7% market share), Air India (12.8%), SpiceJet (12.3%) and GoAir made up the top five in India’s aviation sector, DGCA data showed. Low-fare airline IndiGo (Interglobe Aviation Ltd)

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Air India sale delayed indefinitely, may be cancelled

The aviation sector globally is going through a difficult time due to high crude oil prices. So, it is not the right time to sell stake in Air India, says

Aviation

Ethiopian Airlines to expand operations in India

From delivering its 100th aircraft in June to starting Ethiopian Holidays in India, the airline plans sustainable growth for ‘Vision 2025’. Tadesse Tilahun, Regional Director India, Ethiopian Airlines speaks in

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Fresh bid to revive Air India

Union minister Arun Jaitley along with his senior ministerial colleagues and officials on Monday discussed the future course of action for debt-laden Air India, weeks after its strategic disinvestment proposal