Vistara, Qatar Airways enter into interline partnership

Mumbai, Aug 22 Full service airline Vistara and Persian Gulf carrier Qatar Airways have entered into an interline partnership wherein they will provide "through check-in" facility to customers for...

Aug 22, 2017 6:41 PM | Newsscroll

Drunk, abusive law tutor thrown off plane in UK

London, Aug 20 A 30-year-old drunk law tutor was thrown off a plane at Heathrow airport in the UK after she hurled abuse at the flight staff, according to a media report.Meghna Kumar was arrested...

Aug 20, 2017 11:45 AM | Newsscroll

'Drunk air passenger arrests up 50 per cent in UK airports'

London, Aug 14 Nearly 390 air passengers were arrested at UK airports and on flights in a year for allegedly being drunk, a 50 per cent spike, according to a media report today.BBC Panorama...

Aug 14, 2017 6:11 PM | Newsscroll

Virgin Atlantic offers Independence Day special discount fares

(Eds: Repeating after correcting intro, story details)New Delhi, Aug 9 Virgin Atlantic is offering a 30 per cent discount on return flights to the UK as part of a special Independence Day sale...

Aug 09, 2017 8:24 PM | Newsscroll

Virgin Atlantic sells 31 percent stake to Air France

London [UK], July 2 : Air France has taken a big piece of Britain's second-biggest long-haul airline, Virgin Atlantic. According to The Independent, the French airline, which also owns...

Jul 27, 2017 8:29 PM | Newsscroll

Ryanair says makes 'non-binding' offer for Alitalia

London, Ju 24 Ryanair has made a "non-binding offer" for its loss-making Italian rival Alitalia, the Irish no-frills carrier said today."We have made a non-binding offer for Alitalia. As the largest...

Jul 24, 2017 5:49 PM | Newsscroll

Indian-origin tycoon draws up cheaper Heathrow expansion plans

By Aditi KhannaLondon, Jul 10 A leading UK-based Indian-origin business tycoon has drafted alternative proposals for the expansion of London's Heathrow airport, which he claims will be billions of...

Jul 10, 2017 4:39 PM | Newsscroll

Indian-origin man proposes $6-bn cheaper Heathrow runway plans

London, Jul 9 An Indian-origin 'wealthy' businessman in the UK has submitted plans for a new third runway at Heathrow airport, claiming to lower costs by five- billion pounds, a media report said...

Jul 09, 2017 9:24 PM | Newsscroll

UK pilots warn of disaster, seek tougher rules for drones

London, Jul 3 The British Airline Pilots Association is warning of catastrophe unless drones are subject to tougher regulation.The association demanded compulsory registration of drones Monday after...

Jul 03, 2017 2:48 PM | Newsscroll

Vishal Sinha appointed as CEO, CWT India

New Delhi [India], June 27 : Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) on Tuesday appointed Vishal Sinha as the new CEO of CWT India, and will be based in the firm's head office in Gurgaon. ...

Jun 26, 2017 4:44 PM | Newsscroll