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Facts Reason for Delay: The passengers could not board another aircraft since night curfew in Frankfurt would have kicked in by the time the alternate plane would have reached there.

Report after the toilet was operated in Delhi
“Everything made available to passengers for free was found flushed down the toilet," another official sai

Passengers folding their legs on the seat is a typical desi habit which has led to specific instructions to the maintenance staff to look for socks in the rear fold of chairs. Similar attention to toilet maintenance may perhaps spare AI of troubles such as the one experienced on Saturday.

In the last 30 years, Air India has had only one crash—that of Air India Flight 182 on June 23, 1985—which ended in a hull loss and 329 deaths. But that crash was the result of terrorist action, not poor safety," said the Air India spokesperson, referring to the Kanishka tragedy where a bomb obliterated a Boeing 747 aircraft 31,000 feet over Atlantic Ocean
This is also corroborated by the fact that Air India is the first airline in the country and amongst the first 10 in the world to have the IATA Operational Safety Audit certification, which is a benchmark for aviation safety norms," said the spokesperson
Air India’s engineering facilities have an ISO9002 rating which is meant to mean it meets international standards
Blaming the Ailing airline is the easiest things to do. Point taken that AI has a maintenance issue. However, the Desi passenger is also not the most disciplined. Trying to flush down a diper or a soiled personal clothing is not uncommon

Air India has been the largest air carrier in India in terms of traffic volume and company assets - See more at:

Skytrax has rated air india as the 3 star airline.

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