Two Eurofighter Typhoons of the Italian Air Force (tail numbers 4-5 and 36-23) arrived at the Air Force Station Yelahanka to participate in the 8th edition of the Aero India show. On the ramp at Yelahanka next to the Sukhoi Su30MKI air superiority fighter The Eurofighter is a strong contender for the $10+ billion tender for the Indian Air Force …Read More »
Daily Archives: February 4, 2011
Air India reports operational profit. True long term improvement or just a peak month jump?
National carrier Air India has recorded it’s second consecutive month of operational profit. The carrier posted an operating surplus of Rs 49.48 Crores ($11.22 million) in December 2010, up from Rs 21.66 crore in November 2010. While the carrier feels this is largely due to recent efforts at improvement in efficiency parameters and adoption of better yield management strategies, most …Read More »
Boeing 787 Dreamliner not coming to Bangalore for Aero India 2011
The Times of India newspaper published earlier today that Boeing would be bringing its 787 Dreamliner to the Aero India show due to commence next week. Sources at Boeing told Bangalore Aviation that the Times of India story was wrong. The source went on to indicate that Aero India is a defence oriented show and it did not make any …Read More »