Air India to buy 250 aircraft from Airbus In a video conference attended by Prime Minister and French President Emmanuel Macron, Tata Group Chairman N. Chandrasekaran’s announcement. This is the world’s largest single aircraft purchase agreement.
It was reported that an agreement was signed with Air Bus on February 10. Chandrasekaran’s announcement came after this. Apart from the Prime Minister and the French President, Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia, Industry and Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal, Airbus CEO The announcement was made in the presence of The action is a part of expanding operations by starting services including new routes.
It is reported that the contract is for the purchase of A-320 and A-350 aircrafts. After Tata Group took over Air India in January last year, it has been going ahead with expansion activities. The project was announced as Vihan AI as part of raising the company to international standards.
As part of the plan, the company is taking steps to increase its market share by thirty percent in the next five years. The company also aims to increase its international services.