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Major airline offers 'female-only' row to its flights - AOL News;

Major airline offers 'female-only' row to its flights - AOL News

AOL NewsMajor airline offers 'female-only' row to its flightsAOL NewsWhen it comes to seating on airplanes, there's generally a first class, business class and economy section. But one major airline is adding a new row just for women! Air India will reserve six seats in the third row of its economy class cabin for ...and more »

Air India Adding Row of Seats for Only Females - Chaffey Breeze;

Air India Adding Row of Seats for Only Females - Chaffey Breeze

Chaffey BreezeAir India Adding Row of Seats for Only FemalesChaffey BreezeAir India will add a row of seats that are “female-only” on all domestic flights, although officials for the company insist that move was not made in response to alleged incidents of groping. The third row, which includes six seats, will be reserved in ...and more »

Indian Airline Creates Women-Only Rows To Fight Harassment - Vocativ;

Indian Airline Creates Women-Only Rows To Fight Harassment - Vocativ

VocativIndian Airline Creates Women-Only Rows To Fight HarassmentVocativAir India, the country's national airline, will reserve the first two rows on every airplane for women only. The policy was introduced shortly after two recent incidents of sexual harassment on Air India flights. In December, a business class passenger ...and more »

Air India adds 'female-only' row to its flights - USA TODAY;

Air India adds 'female-only' row to its flights - USA TODAY

USA TODAYAir India adds 'female-only' row to its flightsUSA TODAYAir India is adding a female-only row of seats on its domestic flights, though company officials insist the move is not in response to alleged groping incidents. “We will be reserving the third row — six seats — in the economy class of the aircraft ...and more »

Air India launching women-only rows to deter sexual assaults - ConsumerAffairs;

Air India launching women-only rows to deter sexual assaults - ConsumerAffairs

ConsumerAffairsAir India launching women-only rows to deter sexual assaultsConsumerAffairsConsumerAffairs' founder and former editor, Jim Hood formerly headed Associated Press Broadcast News, directing coverage of major news events worldwide. He also served as Senior Vice President of United Press International and was the founder and ...and more »

This Airline Is Introducing 'Women Only' Rows To Keep Its Female Passengers Safe From Groping Men - UPROXX;

This Airline Is Introducing 'Women Only' Rows To Keep Its Female Passengers Safe From Groping Men - UPROXX

UPROXXThis Airline Is Introducing 'Women Only' Rows To Keep Its Female Passengers Safe From Groping MenUPROXXFor most of us, there are only two things we dread on an airplane: Screaming babies whose parents don't even apologize while their offspring screams non-stop and drunk passengers who have decided that the plane is their own personal comedy ...and more »

Air India Announces a Section for Women-Only as a Strategy to Combat Harassment - Jezebel;

Air India Announces a Section for Women-Only as a Strategy to Combat Harassment - Jezebel

JezebelAir India Announces a Section for Women-Only as a Strategy to Combat HarassmentJezebelFollowing several instances of reported harassment on their flights, Air India is implementing a plan to mark two rows on every flight as “women only.” The Hindu reports that there will be no additional fee for booking one of the special seats set ...and more »

Air India Female-Only Rows Are Introduced After Women Passengers Are Groped On Airline - International Business Times;

Air India Female-Only Rows Are Introduced After Women Passengers Are Groped On Airline - International Business Times

International Business TimesAir India Female-Only Rows Are Introduced After Women Passengers Are Groped On AirlineInternational Business TimesAirIndia Some analysts said India's new civil aviation policy should have also talked about privatizing Air India, the country's state-owned loss-making airline. Here, Air India aircraft stand on the tarmac during heavy rains at the Indira Gandhi ...and more »

Women Are Groped So Much On This Airline, There's Now Women-Only Seating - Elite Daily;

Women Are Groped So Much On This Airline, There's Now Women-Only Seating - Elite Daily

Elite DailyWomen Are Groped So Much On This Airline, There's Now Women-Only SeatingElite DailyI don't know about you, but I feel like just because I was born into a female body does NOT mean I should fear being GROPED by random men when I'm just trying to get from point A to point B. However, we live in an international rape culture — a ...and more »

Indian flag carrier Air India introduces women-only seats - WION;

Indian flag carrier Air India introduces women-only seats - WION

WIONIndian flag carrier Air India introduces women-only seatsWIONThe airline maintained that the women-only seats was introduced to provide comfort and choice to women, denying reports that this was to curb in-flight harassment. Photograph: (Reuters). Follow Us. WION Mumbai, Maharashtra, India Jan 17, 2017, 10.15 PM ...and more »

Air India Now Reserves Seats for Women Flying Alone - Fortune;

Air India Now Reserves Seats for Women Flying Alone - Fortune

FortuneAir India Now Reserves Seats for Women Flying AloneFortuneIn a move to tackle harassment, Air India has decided to reserve six seats in the front rows of its flights for women passengers only. The national carrier released a statement explaining the seats are designed to "enhance [the] comfort level [of ...and more »

Airline Introducing Rows Just For Women Amid Recent Reports Of Groping - Consumerist;

Airline Introducing Rows Just For Women Amid Recent Reports Of Groping - Consumerist

ConsumeristAirline Introducing Rows Just For Women Amid Recent Reports Of GropingConsumeristWe've heard of “quiet zones” on planes that separate children from adults, but a new seating option launching on India's national airline is new to us: amid reports of men groping and otherwise sexually assaulting women on flights, Air India is ...and more »

Is it right to segregate female passengers on planes? - International Airport Review;

Is it right to segregate female passengers on planes? - International Airport Review

International Airport ReviewIs it right to segregate female passengers on planes?International Airport ReviewIn light of the news that Air India plans to separate female passengers on its flights we need to ask: is it the right thing to do…? air-india-women-segregation-female. In light of the news that Air India plans to separate female passengers on its ...and more »

Do We Really Need Sex-Gregation? - Grazia;

Do We Really Need Sex-Gregation? - Grazia

GraziaDo We Really Need Sex-Gregation?GraziaAn airline is separating men and women on their flights. Columnist Lucy Vine says the idea is just plane stupid and regressive. When I was in Year 8, I went to a Valentine's Day disco, where all the boys stood on one side, and all the girls stood on ...and more »

Air India says women-only seats for comfort after reported in-flight sex attacks - Reuters

Air India says women-only seats for comfort after reported in-flight sex attacksReutersNEW DELHI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Air India will introduce women-only seats on its domestic flights to give female passengers more choice and comfort, said a senior official from the national carrier, rejecting claims the move was linked to ...and more »

Airline Debuts Female-Only Seating to Combat In-Flight Sex Attacks - Heat Street;

Airline Debuts Female-Only Seating to Combat In-Flight Sex Attacks - Heat Street

Heat StreetAirline Debuts Female-Only Seating to Combat In-Flight Sex AttacksHeat StreetAir India is set to launch women-only seating to protect female fliers from sexual harassment after a number of women were allegedly groped by male passengers. Starting January 18th, these seats will be made available on Airbus A320 aircrafts to women ...and more »

Air India Introduces Women's Only Area On Planes To Address Sexual Harassment; People's Response Suggest It's An ... - TravelersToday;

Air India Introduces Women's Only Area On Planes To Address Sexual Harassment; People's Response Suggest It's An ... - TravelersToday

TravelersTodayAir India Introduces Women's Only Area On Planes To Address Sexual Harassment; People's Response Suggest It's An ...TravelersTodayLONDON - MAY 18: An Air India aircraft taxis down the runway at London Heathrow Airport on May 18, 2006 in London, England. Heathrow consists of four passenger terminals and is responsible for around half a million takeoffs/landings and transporting ...and more »

Air India introduces female-only rows to tackle harassment - The Guardian;

Air India introduces female-only rows to tackle harassment - The Guardian

The GuardianAir India introduces female-only rows to tackle harassmentThe GuardianAir India will start the service this week on internal flights and roll it out across the network throughout the year. Photograph: Kevin Frayer/AP. India. Air India introduces female-only rows to tackle harassment. Country's national airline acts after ...and more »

Air India Delhi-Washington non-stop flight from July - The American Bazaar;

Air India Delhi-Washington non-stop flight from July - The American Bazaar

The American BazaarAir India Delhi-Washington non-stop flight from JulyThe American BazaarAir India has announced that it will fly direct flight connecting the capitals of India and the US starting from July. According to an announcement made by Air India, the non-stop flight between Washington and Delhi will take off three times a week on ...and more »

Air India offers female-only seats because so many women get groped on planes - Metro;

Air India offers female-only seats because so many women get groped on planes - Metro

MetroAir India offers female-only seats because so many women get groped on planesMetroAn airline in India have started offering female-only seat sections due to reports women are being groped on planes. Air India will reserve as many as six rows of seats on economy flights to reassure women travelling alone. Take a virtual reality tour ...and more »