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24 Sep 2021 Picture Gallery - Air-India First Flight to Nairobi on 18th June 1986. Image Courtesy: Capt. Russi Bunsha
17 Sep 2021 THANK YOU WORLD is a song composed by Gary Lawyer for Air-India years ago on the occasion of JRD Tata’s birthday celebrations held at the Taj ballroom. The visuals are not from the original film that went with the song but something he put together later.
13 Aug 2021 Air-India souvenir WIN Gas Lighter with original gift box. (Provenance: Mr Maneck Dalal)
13 Aug 2021 Air-India Gift and Souvenir Misc. - leather memo writing pad, Glass tray with original box, Souvenir Estyma clock with original gift box, Air-India comb pocket wallet & Air-India Beach Towel with manufacturer label Bombay Dying for Boeing 747 (Provenance: Mr Maneck Dalal)
13 Aug 2021 Publicity Material - Air-India International promotional material about happy days in Switzerland.
08 Aug 2021 Air-India Menu Card 1973 (3 Menu card) - "Lady Combing her hair.", "Saraswati, the Hindu Goddess of Learning" and "We, the Cowherds of Gokul".
08 Aug 2021 Useful links - Google doodle honours Sarla Thukral, first Indian woman to fly an aircraft. By Hindustantimes.com, New Dehi 8th August 2021.
20 Jul 2021 Useful Link - Do Postage stamps Expire? Answering All Questions About Postal Stamps. May 28, 2021 by thestreats (Courtesy: Swaraj Nandedkar)
14 Jul 2021 Sands of time. Tata Central Archives periodically brings out its in-house newsletter Sands of Time. VOL XVIII ISSUE 1, 2021, June 2021.
14 Jul 2021 Flying on the wings of Air India nostalgia. A transportive collection of Air India artefacts lets you travel beyond place and time By Jahnabee Borah, Mint Lounge, 25 June 2021.
14 Jul 2021 Flight of fancy. If anyone doubts India’s glorious aero history, this aerophilatelist’s unique collectibles of Indian airmails and Air India memorabilia, can prove otherwise. By Jane Borges, Mid-Day Mumbai, 30 May 2021
13 Jul 2021 News paper article on the First Asian Airline to Europe by the Air-India International from Bombay to London via Cairo and Geneva.
09 Jul 2021 The Anglo-Boer War in 100 Objects by Published by War Museum of the Boer Republics in 2017.
07 Ju 2021 Air-India Advertisements - Air-India - 'i will use my TALENT over-TIME for you!', 'My routes -firmly planted in five continents.' and 'My talent takes no time!'
07 Jul 2021 Air-India Menu card - 1965, in Russian and French language and 1966, in Japanese language.
25 Jun 2021 Pseudo Artifacts - some material with an Air India connection that we believe may not have been authorised by the airline.
17 Jun 2021 Air-India form to obtain an air-tickets for return to Mumbai on account of no funds to buy air ticket in destination country.
14 Jun 2021 Celebrating 70 years of Air-India's services to London that commenced on 8th June 1948. (Video Courtesy: Mr. Debashis Golder for permission to post this video)
27 May 2021 Air-India Postcard - Air-India Boeing 707 Postcard, Picture taken at Paris Airport, France
27 May 2021 Air-India Postcard - Bombay 100 Years ago, 20 Picture Postcards with Compliments from Air-India.
22 May 2021 Useful Links The Airgraph Letters (1941) were the primary and secure method to correspond with soldiers stationed abroad. 13th April 2014 by http://www.britishpathe.com/
22 May 2021 Useful Links - The Airgraph was an ingenious system of minimizing the resources necessary for the sending of hundreds of thousands of letters to and from England's soldiers overseas. 14th November 2011 by https://www.repropaperwork.com/
21 May 2021 Useful Link - Air-India features in Big Screen in Bollywood movie - Sangam (1964), Anari No.1, Dulhan Hum Le Jayenge, Kahin Pyar na ho Jaye, Kandahar & M.S. Dhoni - Untold Story.
14 May 2021 Air-India Postcard from Share transfer department to Air-India Limited dated 29 July 1949.
06 May 2021 Air-India scarf represent design an Apsara from a panel in cave 17th at Ajanta. A late 5th century fresco.
18 Apr 2021 A is for AIRGRAPH - The Airgraph Service (17 April 1941 to 31 July 1945) by William M. Senkus on https://alphabetilately.org/, 24th July 2020.
16 Apr 2021 The Mahajarah's Book of Fairy Tales. Illustrated by Hilda Devos and Specially produced for Air-India by Desclee De Brouwer, Brugge, Belgium in 1967.
16 Apr 2021 Catalog of Postal Stationery Airgraphs - First Edition. by Wayne Menuz, FRPSL and Published by The United Postal Stationery Society (UPSS) in October 2020
15 Apr 2021 Maharajah Statue - two from Bandivadekar Compaper Crafts and two from Bapulal Ramchand & Co.
14 Apr 2021 Air India was absolutely the best airline in the world. Says the Mumbai man whose Air India collection of memorabilia includes 70 scale models, over 200 postcards and 1,000 photographs of India’s national carrier. By Raj Aditya Chaudhuri, May 07, 2020 by cntravller.in
13 Apr 2021 In-Fight entertainment Boeing 747 - Call of the Flute, Radha Krishna, Stained glass, Amber Palace, Jaipur.
12 Apr 2021 Introducing Combi-Mail, Aerophilately History By Frans J. van Beveren. Published in May 1997. Combi-Mail: Airmail with added postal marking showing special postal service treatment.
08 Apr 2021 In their new book 1971: The Beginning of India’s Cricketing Greatness, Boria Majumdar and Gautam Bhattacharya celebrate an epochal shift in India’s evolution into a cricketing superpower. The link has an image of the victorious Indian team returning from the West Indes with an Air India Boeing 707 in the background. By Boria Majumdar, New Delhi, April 5, 2021
08 Apr 2021 1971 Ajit Wadekar led Indian cricket team to maiden Test series wins in West Indies and England in 1971 in his first two assignments as skipper. An Air-India in background of the photos mentioned in the article. by Hindustan Times, August 16, 2018 by Sanjjeev K Samyal.
08 Apr 2021 18th June 1971. The Indian cricket team pictured upon arrival at Heathrow Airport prior to their tour of the U.K. in brand new Air-India aircraft with captain Ajit Wadekar. By gettyimages.
05 Apr 2021 Reference Book - The Indian Corps on the Western Front by Simon Doherty and Tom Donovan.
02 Apr 2021 Air-India Training Intervention manual - Making a difference to Make Air-India Different.
02 Apr 2021 Air-India Lockheed Constellation L-749 VT-DAR Maratha Princess standing at Zurich Airport.
01 Apr 2021 Useful Links - Air-India B747 in the 1970s Air India could best be described as a country on wings and perhaps one of the most unique ways to fly. By Sam Chui, March 22, 2021.
24 Mar 2021 NIC - Cigarette Pack specially packed for Air-India International by Benson and Hedges Super Virginia Cigarette. Image Courtesy: Kai Friese.
13 Mar 2021 ODYSSEY - END OF ORBIT 7, AI-51, AI-52, AI-53, AI-54, AI-55, AI-56, AI-57, AI-58 & AI-59
26 Jan 2021 First Report of the Commission of inquiry Bombay Explosions. Published by the Manager of Publication, Delhi.
26 Jan 2021 Covers of the Royal Air Force. this is Field Publication RAF Airmail Baghdad Cairo etc, by John C.W. Field.
26 Jan 2021 Indian Campaigns 1778-1914: A Chronology of the Military and Naval Affairs of India, published by Spink.
26 Jan 2021 Diaries of W.T. van Sommeren and A.B. Thompson by D.N. Jatia and Published by Philatelic Congress of India.
25 Jan 2021 Book on Indian Air Mail Postage Rates until 1956. By Jeffrey Brown, India Study Circle for Philately.
25 Jan 2021 Books on Air- India - Women of Anglo-India: Tale and Memories & Curtain Call - Anglo Indian Reflections
25 Jan 2021 Air Transport in India by S.K. Irtiza Naqvi and Published by Kitab Mahal Allahabad & Bombay in 1948.
10 Jan 2021 Wartime reference book: World War Two Censor Marks. Second Edition by Nick Colley, Published in 2016
10 Jan 2021 Wartime reference book: Conspiracy of Silence - Japanese Prisoners of War in India 1942-1946, by T.R. Sareen, Published in 2010
10 Jan 2021 Wartime reference book: A Catalogue of Indian Censorship 1914-1920, by Alan Baker & Charles Entwistle, Published in 1994.
10 Jan 2021 Blog Post - Allan Tramontana - Recovery during the expedition to the crash site of Air-India flights on Mont Blanc.
03 Jan 2021 Useful Links - This link provides a list of every delivery of a Boeing plane, going back to the late-1950's, for every airline.
29 Dec 2020 Useful Links - Vir Sanghvi’s take on the halcyon days of Air-India. How in-flight glamour was downgraded from business class to coach in what was at one time the finest airline in the world.
13 Dec 2020 Useful Links - The GBPS has posted a superb reference set of English language versions of UPU Conventions and Related Documents
01 Dec 2020 Resources - List of First Flight of Tata Sons, Air-India, Indian Airlines and Other Airways by Ashok K. Kora.
01 Dec 2020 Useful Links - The Sky is the Limit. The Taj Group of Hotels salutes its spirited Chairman J.R.D. Tata