Welcome to another segment of Times of Aviation Quickies AKA TOA Quickies. Today, we will talk about some minor aviaiton news updates from Indian aviation. From Hassan Airport to Air India Law firm to Fly91 CTO, we will cover everything. Lets start.
Law firm behind Air India rebranding
Air India recently unveiled its new logo and new livery. The law firm behind due diligence of this new rebranding is Anand & Anand. Air India will start to use the new logo and livery from December this year. With introduction of first Airbus A350, the new livery will come t life. Anand & Anand has conducted due diligence of the new branding and has acted as an advisor to the airline.
100 airports with Green energy
Chairman of Airports Authority of India (AAI) Sanjeev Kumar revealed that the government is planning to run 100 airports with Green energy by the end of December 2024. This is in line with the government’s effort to enhance sustainability in air travel. Apart from this, the government is also looking at expanding airport capacity. It has identified 10 airports which will undergo massive expansion to cater to summer peak demand.
Fly91 has a CTO
Fly91, an Indian startup airline which recently revealed its livery has announced its Chief Technical Officer. Manoj Chacko, the Founder of the airline took to Social Media to announce that Prasanna Subramaniam is the Chief Technical Officer (Chief Technical Officer) at Fly91. The founder said that he is super excited to welcome a young and brilliant leader into the airline’s team.
Hassan Airport update
After Shivamogga Airport inauguration, all eyes are on the upcoming Hassan Airport. The airport is under construction. During his Independence Day speech, Minister KN Rajanna announced that the airport would reach full completion by the end of this year. Currently, 70% construction work is complete. Runway construction is fully completed, and trial flights are scheduled to commence within a few months. PM Narendra Modi recently inaugurated Shivamogga Airport. IndiGo will start flights from August 31.
Updates ranging from Hassan Airport, law firm behind Air India, CTO of Fly91 and green revolution in Indian airports have been covered. We cover small updates in form of such quickies.