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Riches to Rags: The Story of Air India

It was once the pride of the country and the model for many Asian airlines. Today, it's the butt of countless jokes. This is the rise and fall of India's public airline.

15/02/2020 2:57 PMupdated: 18/02/2020 10:57 AM
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  • Santosh S.
    25/04/2021 05:45

    Politicians want everything for free ,people work hard to make Company's business and government takeover

  • Joghee N.
    08/04/2021 11:11

    I love air India I got the chance to travel its nice

  • Marius M.
    07/04/2021 17:24

    Fake....fake😂😂😂

  • Sanju J.
    04/04/2021 05:40

    Corrupt administration No excuses are entertained In the name of workers right, bureaucrats have ruined the whole system. Sympathy gaining tactics don’t work. All jobs has it requirements. It has to be applied to maintain a company

  • Sarosh A.
    31/03/2021 18:06

    The trade unions were also responsible for the downfall of this great airline . They had a major say in recruiting the employees. Overweight flying staff members could not be reprimanded. Free tickets for the employee's family too contributed towards it's downfall besides many other reasons.

  • Sraj R.
    30/03/2021 09:04

    It again proves that conservative ideas are responsible to failure of progressive ideas in modern times.

  • Utkarsh T.
    28/03/2021 08:01

    Half baked facts.. Shitty media 🤣

  • Muhammad A.
    20/03/2021 05:20

    Why are state owned airlines in countries like Pakistan and India in turmoil? Sad to see once great airlines in such terrible situation.

  • Hesam K.
    18/03/2021 14:05

    Merger with Indian Airlines is the biggest reason for fall. Indian Airlines to Air India is like Hum to Dobaye hain sanam tumhe bi le Doboye(IC to AI: I am drowned, take you Too) Give to Tata Backs if they are interested it will again rise

  • Tarun S.
    13/03/2021 10:37

    Glorious day were when it run by private players..soons govt comes rest is history

  • Saranga B.
    08/03/2021 11:58

    One of the reason for requirment of privatisation

  • Anil J.
    27/12/2020 17:26

    I believe only Ratan Tata can run this airline with no interference of politicians.

  • Venkataraman S.
    20/12/2020 02:43

    Wow great nehru nationalised it due to it had English share more than tata and now huge loss better hand over to dubai better tata has huge loan too it also irked rajasthan royals as it showed all royals as slaves to people has to serve

  • Malikzada A.
    18/12/2020 15:26

    PIA and air india facing same thing ,both were best once ,both were destroyed by corruption

  • Ahmad S.
    23/11/2020 17:38

    And RECENT AIR BAN BY PAKISTAN IS HITTING IT HARD.

  • Amanda L.
    29/10/2020 05:28

    Politics always play a very important role ruining the private businesses... 🙁

  • Souvik R.
    13/10/2020 06:57

    It's sad that Govt of India is very immature. I don't expect good from this govt.

  • Veraj N.
    10/10/2020 06:33

    Make Rahul Gandhu it's boss - will see the glorious days as it did in the Congress era

  • Thangavel P.
    08/10/2020 14:42

    People will be happy if it is given to Tata.

  • Lokendro Y.
    05/10/2020 21:48

    Air India is suffered lossed due to government policy

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