Daily Archives: December 21, 2012

Happy Holidays from Bangalore Aviation as we cross 3 million annual hits

The entire team at Bangalore Aviation joins me in extending our warmest wishes for your safe and happy holiday celebration. We thank you for your consistent support. A few days back we crossed the 3 million annual page views mark. Making us the dominant aviation enthusiast site in India. You can see the annual views in the right column mid …

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dnata commences ground handling for Air India at London Heathrow airport

dnata’s ground handling teams at London’s Heathrow airport have recently commenced provision of passenger services for three daily flights for Air India. Air India, which recently celebrated its 60th anniversary, operates three flights daily using Boeing 777 aircraft, from Heathrow to Mumbai and Delhi. Under the new contract, dnata is now providing passenger services to the airline, which include checking …

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Video: From the ramp to the runway. On the ground at New Delhi IGI airport

As we wind down the week, and the year, we present a video showing the action on the ground. In the world of aviation, a lot needs to happen on mother earth, before the beautiful birds take to the sky. Special thanks to the friends at Delhi International Airport (P) Ltd. who made this happen. For our readers who subscribe …

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Indian Navy receives first Boeing P-8i maritime aircraft

The Indian Navy has taken on-site delivery of the first of its ordered eight Boeing P-8i long-range maritime reconnaissance and anti-submarine warfare aircraft. The order was placed on January 1, 2009. Indian Navy pilots are training on this aircraft in the USA, and expect to ferry this aircraft to India around May 2013. The Boeing P-8I is a long-range anti-submarine …

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