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Air Asia Fined Rs 20 Lakh For Pilot Training Violations

The Director General of Civil Aviation (DCGA) imposed a hefty fine of Rs 20 lakhs on Air Asia, owned by Tata Groups, on February 11. AirAsia India was fined for breaking some rules pertaining to pilot training. In addition, DCGA also ordered three-month suspension of the airline's head of training. Notably, On January 23, AirAsia India allegedly violated aviation norms with respect to pilot proficiency checks and instrument rating tests. 

Sun, 12 Feb 2023 - 12:12 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Air Asia, Tata groups, DCGA, Pilot Training, Violations

Courtesy: Zee News India

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Two AirAsia India Planes From Delhi To Srinagar Experience Technical Snags Mid-Air

AirAsia India's two A320 planes from Delhi to Srinagar returned to Delhi on June 11 after experiencing mechanical difficulties in the air. The airline informed customers they could either cancel their travel and receive a refund, or they could book another ticket within the next 30 days. "The aircraft is being operated after rectification of the snag to recover continuity of operations to and from Srinagar," stated AirAsia India spokesperson… read-more

Sun, 12 Jun 2022 - 12:31 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Air Asia, India, Delhi, Srinagar, technical problem

Courtesy: DNA India

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Air Asia Plans To Convert Its Passenger Plane To dedicated Freighter

Air Asia has planned to increase its cargo business in view of rising e-commerce logistics. The company is reportedly planning to convert its 362 orders of passenger planes 'A321neo' to a freight carrying cargo aircraft, manufactured by Airbus. Moreover, the company aims to raise 50 million to 100 million dollars by the end of 2021 and is planning to list a separate company in three years. 

Wed, 03 Nov 2021 - 02:07 PM / by SAM RAHUL RAJASHEKHAR

Tags: Air Asia, Airbus, logistics, ecommerce, business

Courtesy: Reuters