Air India was founded in the year 1932 as Tata Airlines.  It is the flag carrier of India. Air India is owned by the Indian government.

The key people involved in launching this airline were Mr. JRD Tata who in co-ordination with Mr. Nevill Vintcent launched the Tata Airlines. After World War II the airline became a public limited company and got its name as Air India.

Their current CEO is Mr. Rohit Nandan. Their Junior Managing Director is Mr. Syed Nasir Ali. After independence, government of India took over this airline, the airline then got the permit to run international services, and thus Air India International came into existence.

Indian Airlines was also owned by the government of India, however Indian airlines and Air India both were running as different companies, however the Indian government merged Air India and Indian airlines together in the year 2011, giving rise to National Aviation Company Of India (NACIL) which is now known better as Air India Limited, the parent company of Air India.

The headquarters are located at New Delhi. The two primary hubs of this airline are the Indira Gandhi International airport at Delhi and Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport at Mumbai. Their frequent flyer program is known as flying returns. The current fleet of aircrafts include about 100 aircrafts in number.

The Airline Company is better known through its mascot, the Maharaja! The airline logo symbolizes a swan with red colour which is flying in the air; inside the swan is the Konark chakra which represents India.

Air India PNR Enquiry

The flight booking status of the Air India can be checked by the travellers by looking for it online or through toll free numbers.

Check Air India PNR Status Online

1. Go to the Air India official pnr enquiry page.

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2. Once reached there, you will be asked to enter your first and last name that you have given when booking the Air India ticket and Booking Reference.
3. After filling the detail hit the “view” button.
4. Your current Air India booking status will be displayed on your computer screen.

PNR Enquiry through toll free number

Some of the toll free numbers are illustrated below through which Air India passengers can get to know their current Flight PNR Status.

Country Phone Number
Toll Free Number 1800 180 1407
Mumbai 28318888
Delhi 011 24622220
Lucknow 0522-4026292
Kolkata 033-22110730
Chennai 044 22560011
USA 1800 223 7776
Canada 1800 625 6424
UK 44 208 560 9996
Australia 1800 247 463
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