June 21st, 2022 6:07 PM 0 COMMENTS

Tata Group to overcome lot of issues before finalising Air India – Vistara merger

Since the Tata Group acquired Air India, rumours have circulated that the country's oldest multinational company may merge the debt-ridden carrier with Vistara. In 2013, Tata Sons, the Tata Group's main holding company, formed Vistara as a joint venture with Singapore Airlines (SIA). However, the airline began service on January 9, 2015. The joint venture is 51% owned by the Tata Group. The Tata Group, on the other hand, gained... Read More

June 9th, 2022 8:00 PM 0 COMMENTS

Vistara in Initial Discussions With Air India on Synergies on Procurement of Parts

Vistara is in initial discussions with Air India about parts procurement synergies and may look at training synergies in the future, according to its CEO. According to a source familiar with the matter, the airline also expects to lease 4-5 Boeing Dreamliner jets because supplies from the American plane builder are taking longer than planned. "Procurement is certainly one of the areas we're discussing," Vinod Kannan said, adding that they'll continue... Read More

June 3rd, 2022 11:53 AM 0 COMMENTS

“This Was a Serious Violation Endangering Lives of the Passengers on Board,” DGCA Imposes Rs.10 Lakhs Fine on Vistara

Following IndiGo and SpiceJet, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has fined Vistara Rs 10 lakh. According to officials, the airline allowed an inexperienced pilot to land a flight with people aboard at Indore airport. According to them, the pilot, who was also the flight's first officer, recently landed the plane at the Indore airport without previously receiving the necessary training in a simulator. "This was a serious violation... Read More

March 29th, 2022 4:50 PM 0 COMMENTS

Vistara to Deploy RFIDAeroCheck Technology for Quicker Scans

Vistara collaborated with ASD, an Irish business, to implement radio frequency identification (RFID) technology for faster scanning of the aircraft's emergency equipment. According to the airline's announcement, aircraft scans may be done in minutes with the RFIDAeroCheck, assuring accurate data and timely information about forthcoming needs. According to the company, an RFID maintenance scan on a Boeing 787 plane (with 288 life jackets on board) can be done in under... Read More

March 28th, 2022 6:37 PM 0 COMMENTS

From May 1, Vistara Will Serve Daily Flights Between Delhi and London Heathrow

Vistara, an Indian airline, has announced that its Delhi to Heathrow daily schedule would be extended even further. From May 1, both cities will be connected by a daily aircraft that departs at 22:05 IST for London and 14:40 GMT for return to Delhi. The news comes as no surprise to the airline, which is already looking to expand internationally. Vistara presently flies to over 45 locations, with foreign flights... Read More

March 26th, 2022 6:17 PM 0 COMMENTS

Vistara Receives the Best Domestic Airline Award for the Second Year in a Row at Wings India 2022

At Wings India 2022, Vistara, India's best full-service airline, received three prestigious awards: Best Domestic Airline, Aviation Sustainability & Environment, and Covid Champions. At an award ceremony held in Hyderabad, Hon'ble Minister of Civil Aviation, Government of India, Mr. Jyotiraditya Scindia gave the awards in the presence of other top officials from the Ministry, FICCI, and an eminent gathering of industry representatives from across the world. Vinod Kannan, Vistara's Chief... Read More

March 24th, 2022 4:42 PM 0 COMMENTS

Vistara to Launch #TheSoundOfTravel Campaign in May 2022

Vistara, India's greatest full-service carrier, announced today the launch of #TheSoundtrackOfTravel, a one-of-a-kind melodic campaign. The particular soundtrack has been produced utilising familiar sounds that one hears when travelling with Vistara, with the goal of rekindling the love of travel by recreating sentiments that one goes through in anticipation of their next holiday.  The Soundtrack of Travel is a mash-up of several typical sounds that people hear at the airport:... Read More

March 14th, 2022 7:21 PM 0 COMMENTS

Tata and SIA Infuses $65 Million Into Vistara

Vistara, India's full-service airline, has secured more money from its promoters. This is the latest in a series of monetary infusions, and it comes ahead of the summer schedule. The airline is also growing, with more personnel being hired, more planes being added, and its network being expanded. All of these efforts are likely to be aided by the additional funds in the pot. Vistara's promoters have injected another 500... Read More

March 1st, 2022 3:42 PM 0 COMMENTS

Vistara Airlines to add 5000 cabin crew members with Tata’s backup by 2022

Vistara, India's greatest full-service carrier and a joint venture between Tata and Singapore Airlines which was formed in 2013, has announced ambitions to hire 5,000 people by the end of 2022 and has progressively resumed services that had been momentarily interrupted owing to the epidemic. In the next months, the airline intends to not only regain, but also to exceed, pre-COVID customer experience standards. Vistara's Chief Executive Officer Vinod Kannan... Read More

February 24th, 2022 10:57 PM 0 COMMENTS

Vistara Will Increase Its Workforce to 5000, Will Expand Its Fleet Size

As Vistara focuses on growing capacity utilisation, expanding fleet, and improving overall services, the full-service carrier plans to dramatically increase its workforce size to a total of 5,000 people by the end of this year. The airline currently employs roughly 4,000 people. The airline industry is seeing a surge in traffic figures after being severely hurt by the coronavirus pandemic, especially the third wave, which heavily impacted air traffic that... Read More

February 17th, 2022 5:08 PM 0 COMMENTS

Vistara Delhi-Amritsar Flight Returns to Delhi After Facing a Technical Issue

On Thursday, a Vistara flight heading for Amritsar with 146 passengers experienced a technical issue and returned to the Delhi airport shortly after taking off. The technical snag was discovered on flight UK 697 from Delhi to Amritsar, according to a Vistara spokesperson. The pilots chose to fly around as a precaution and landed safely at the International Gandhi International Airport, Delhi. The airline said it was just a cautious... Read More

January 31st, 2022 2:08 PM 0 COMMENTS

Vistara Waives Off Change Fees for One-Time Rescheduling on Direct Bookings Until March 31

India’s full-service carrier Vistara will waive the change fees for one-time rescheduling on all direct bookings with the airline until March 31. Direct bookings are the tickets booked directly with the airline, and hence, this change fee waiver will not be applicable to the air ticket bookings via travel agents or platforms like Cleartrip or MakeMyTrip. Vistara confirms that the airline has witnessed a drastic reduction in ticket booking as... Read More

January 31st, 2022 1:24 PM 0 COMMENTS

There Are No Air India-Vistara Merger Talks, Confirms Vistara Chairman

With Air India privatization, the biggest speculation that churned the internet was about the possible merger of Vistara with Air India. Putting an end to the rumour mill, Tata Singapore Airlines Chairman Bhaskar Bhat confirmed that no such strategic merger talks are in place. In an interview given ET, Bhat said that Tata Group targets to run Air India as a parallel entity alongside Vistara. According to him, any talk... Read More

January 10th, 2022 11:22 PM 0 COMMENTS

Vistara Added 12 New Aircraft in 21 Months Despite the Pandemic

Vistara, a full-service air carrier based out of India added 12 new aircraft to its fleet in the last 21 months. According to a PTI report, the airline has more than 50 aircraft now and 12 of which were added in the last 21 months. Since Vistara’s launch on January 9, 2015, the airline has flown over 30 million passengers in both domestic and international markets. For the unaware, Vistara... Read More

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