Air India Limited

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Air India Limited
Type Government-owned
Industry Aviation
Founded 30 March 2007 (2007-03-30)
Headquarters Air India Building, Nariman Point, Mumbai, India
Key people Rohit Nandan
(Chairman & MD)[1]
Services
Revenue INR142.551 billion (US$2.4 billion) (2011)[2]
Owner(s) Government of India
Employees 28,085 (2011)
Subsidiaries
  • Hotel Corporation of India Limited
  • Air India Air Transport Services Limited
  • Air India Engineering Services Limited
  • Air India Charters Limited
  • IAL Airport Services Limited
  • Airline Allied Services Limited[3]
Website www.airindia.com

Air India Limited is a company that was formed as National Aviation Company of India Limited by the government of India to oversee the merger of Air India and Indian.[4] The company was renamed as Air India Limited on 26 October 2010.[5] It was incorporated under the Companies Act 1956 on 30 March 2007 and was owned by the Government of India based at the Air India Building in Nariman Point, Mumbai.[6] The Company was created to facilitate the merger of the two main state-owned airlines in India: Air India, with its subsidiary Air India Express and Indian, together with its subsidiary Alliance Air (now called Air India Regional).

Structure[edit]

Previous[edit]

National Aviation Company of India Limited
Air India
Indian
Air India Express
Air India Cargo
Air India Charters Limited
Air India Air Transport Services
Alliance Air

Current[edit]

Upon completion of the merger on 26 February 2011 there is now one primary airline, Air India, with two subsidiary carriers providing regional and low-cost, point-to-point services and a third subsidiary for cargo operations:

Air India Limited
Air India
Air India Express
Air India Regional

AIL carriers connect 93 destinations (60 domestic and 33 international) in 24 countries as of February 2011.


References[edit]

  1. ^ "Rohit Nandan New AI Chief". Business Standard. Retrieved 2012-10-014. 
  2. ^ Profit & Loss Account for the year ended 31 March 2011
  3. ^ "AIL Annual Report". Civilavaiation.nic.in. Retrieved 2012-10-14. 
  4. ^ "NACIL". India.gov.in. Retrieved 2012-10-14. 
  5. ^ "Maharaja gets back old name". The Times of India. Retrieved 2012-10-14. 
  6. ^ "Annual Report 2009 (English)". Civilaviation.nic.in. Retrieved 2012-10-14.