Tag: Air India

Employee of Air India subsidiary tests positive for COVID-19

Employee of Air India subsidiary tests positive for COVID-19

A female employee of the Air India''s ground handling subsidiary AIATSL has tested positive for coronavirus, sources said on Sunday and has reportedly been admitted to the BMC hospital in the western suburb of Jogeshwari. Air India Air Transport Services Ltd (AIATSL) is the ground-handling arm o...

Air India ground-handling staff likely to get December salaries by next week

Employees of the ground handling arm of debt-ridden Air India are expected to receive their salaries by next week, an official release claimed. Air India Air Transport Services Limited (AIATSL) said Monday, “We regret to report the late payment of December 2019 salaries due to circumstances b...

Air India becomes first airline to use autonomous Taxibot on A320 aircraft

Air India on Tuesday became the first airline in the world to use a Taxibot on a A320 aircraft with passengers onboard, it has been reported. Taxibot is an autonomous aircraft tractor for taxiing planes from the parking bay to runway and vice versa. The national carrier's Chairman and Managi...

India amends ground handling regulations to pacify United States

India is set to amend its ground handling regulations for foreign airlines to pacify the U.S., which in a retaliatory action recently barred Air India from performing ground operations on its own at American airports. “We are adjusting ground handling norms and devising a mechanism to attempt ...

U.S. bans Air India from handling its own ground operations in the country

The United States has barred flag carrier airline Air India from independently carrying out ground handling operations at any of the five U.S. airports it flies to. The order is seen as retaliation after India did the same to U.S. carriers in 2017, a move the Indian Ministry of Civil Aviation sa...

500 belt conveyor units successfully manufactured and delivered by Transtec

According to AviationPros—Transtec Overseas—a manufacturer of aviation ground support equipment, material handling equipment and cargo equipment, along with representation in Aviation Infrastructure, has manufactured and delivered more than 500 units of belt conveyors. The company has worked wit...

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