B747-437B From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR: Posted (11 years 4 months 3 weeks 16 hours ago) and read 2699 times:
The board of directors for Air India has approved the renewal of the lease on 2 Airbus A310-324 aircraft due to expire later this year. The decision was taken during the board meeting on Saturday in Mumbai.
The aircraft in question are VT-EVE Periyar (formerly 9V-STS, msn 501) and VT-EVF Mahanadi (formerly 9V-STU, msn 548). The lease will be renewed for an additional 2 year period from Singapore Airlines.
Air India is the world's largest operator of the Airbus 310 in passenger service with a fleet of 17 aircraft currently in service.
Magyar From Hungary, joined Feb 2000, 599 posts, RR: 0
Reply 6, posted (11 years 4 months 2 weeks 6 days 3 hours ago) and read 2250 times:
>*whew* I almost thought for a minute there that AI demoted itself to flying A340s.
Don't be childish! Trust the merits of the 777 (a very fine plane unfortunately),
and the arm-twisting ability of the US administration. Don't you watch the news?
We are in the heydays jungle law, and in the jungle always the stronger animal