Rolls-Royce to buy remaining of aircraft engine and components maker ITP for $796 mn

Rolls-Royce struck a deal to buy the 53.1 per cent it does not yet own in Spanish aircraft engine and components maker Industria de Turbo Propulsores SA (ITP), for ?720 million ($796 million). …

Rolls-Royce struck a deal to buy the 53.1 per cent it does not yet own in Spanish aircraft engine and components maker Industria de Turbo Propulsores SA (ITP), for ?720 million ($796 million). …

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SBI again seeks to flog Kingfisher trademarks, lowers price

The once-famous ‘Fly the Good Times’ tagline, Flying Models, Funliner, Fly Kingfisher and five other trademarks that defined Vijay Mallya’s failed Kingfisher Airlines are up for grabs for the secon…

The once-famous ‘Fly the Good Times’ tagline, Flying Models, Funliner, Fly Kingfisher and five other trademarks that defined Vijay Mallya’s failed Kingfisher Airlines are up for grabs for the secon…

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IAF plane with 29 on board missing en route to Andamans

A full scale search and rescue operation is on for the AN-32 aircraft which has gone missing en route to Port Blair with 29 armed forces personnel including six crew members on board

A full scale search and rescue operation is on for the AN-32 aircraft which has gone missing en route to Port Blair with 29 armed forces personnel including six crew members on board

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?Selfie culture? hurting sales of colas, candies in rural India

With the mobile revolution taking India by storm, people in rural areas would rather spend their limited cash on recharging their smartphone than on a cola or a piece of candy, according to an Econ…

With the mobile revolution taking India by storm, people in rural areas would rather spend their limited cash on recharging their smartphone than on a cola or a piece of candy, according to an Econ…

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AirAsia to buy 100 Airbus A321neos worth $12.5 billion

AirAsia has signed a firm order with Airbus for the purchase of 100 A321neo aircraft. AirAsia Group chief executive officer Tony Fernandes and Airbus president and CEO Fabrice Br?gier jointly annou…

AirAsia has signed a firm order with Airbus for the purchase of 100 A321neo aircraft. AirAsia Group chief executive officer Tony Fernandes and Airbus president and CEO Fabrice Br?gier jointly annou…

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Go Air doubles Airbus A320neo order to 144 with fresh $7.7 billion deal

Indian low-cost airline Go Air will buy a total of 144 Airbus A320neo aircraft, as part of an ambitious expansion plan. The airline on Tuesday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for an addi…

Indian low-cost airline Go Air will buy a total of 144 Airbus A320neo aircraft, as part of an ambitious expansion plan. The airline on Tuesday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for an addi…

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Code that sent Apollo 11 to the moon available online

The programming code that controlled the flight software for Apollo 11 had been uploaded to the popular code sharing website GitHub for the first time. The uploaded code not only give progra…

The programming code that controlled the flight software for Apollo 11 had been uploaded to the popular code sharing website GitHub for the first time. The uploaded code not only give progra…

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Airports Authority targets 146 MW solar power generation at airports

Inspired by Cochin International Airport Ltd, the first PPP model airport in India, which produces 50,000 to 60,000 units of electricity per day from solar panels installed at the airport, making i…

Inspired by Cochin International Airport Ltd, the first PPP model airport in India, which produces 50,000 to 60,000 units of electricity per day from solar panels installed at the airport, making i…

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Air India offers last-minute tickets at Rajdhani 2-tier rates

Aiming to attract more fliers and achieve higher seat occupancy in its flights on trunk routes, Air India has decided to lower its last minute ticket fares to the level of 2-tier AC fares on the Ra…

Aiming to attract more fliers and achieve higher seat occupancy in its flights on trunk routes, Air India has decided to lower its last minute ticket fares to the level of 2-tier AC fares on the Ra…

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Tata Steel weighs JV with Thyssenkrupp AG for UK business

The joint venture plan is seen as an alternative to sale of Tata Steel?s UK plants and a strategy to reviving its business in the UK

The joint venture plan is seen as an alternative to sale of Tata Steel?s UK plants and a strategy to reviving its business in the UK

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