Tag: Air India Express

DGCA Grounds 12 Pilots Of Spicejet+GoAir+AirIndiaExpress

[New Delhi] DGCA Grounds 12 Pilots Of Spicejet+GoAir+AirIndiaExpress
Aviation regulator DGCA has grounded 12 pilots and served show-cause notices on them after the six recent cases of aircraft veering off runway or taxiway
Air India Express and
have been involved in three, two and one such incidents, respectively, in the past few days

Air India Engineers,To Engineer Legal Case,Against Absorption

[New Delhi,Mumbai] Air India Engineers Threaten to Drag Management to Court Against Absorption
A section of Air India Engineers have threatened to take the airline management to court if it does notreverse its decision to absorb 50 odd Air India Express (AIE) engineers into subsidiary AIESL on the ground that the move would adversely impact their carreer prospects.
Air India Engineering Services Ltd (AIESL) currently has 900 aircraft maintenance engineers (AME) with 500 of them from erstwhile Indian Airlines (narrow-body fleet) and the rest from Air India (wide-body fleet).
As per Sources ,The protesting AMEs are from erstwhile Indian Airlines,
On the other hand, Air India Express has a total of around 105 engineers. Of these 55 are of Air India Express itself and the remaining 50 on deputation from Air India.
Air India had hived off its engineering and cargo businesses into two separate subsidiaries– AIESL and Air India Transport Services Limited (AITSL)–in 2013.
Protesting Engrs would soon move Mumbai High Court seeking a stay