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Air India Now Reserves Seats for Women Flying Alone - Fortune

In 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 »

An airline just created a female-only section on its planes - Business Insider

Flickr/Mark Harkin Air India has announced that it will reserve a row of six seats on every domestic flight exclusively for female passengers who are traveling alone. In an report published by The Hindu on January 11, Air India's general manager for ...and more »

Air India to launch women-only seats after sexual harassment reports - The Independent

Women's only seats are to be introduced on Air India flights, following a spate of sexual harassment reports on the carrier's flights. Plastic handcuffs will also be issued to flight crew to restrain "totally out of control" passengers. From 18 January ...and more »

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

Forget about business class. Air India is setting aside "women-only" rows on its flights, hoping to reduce complaints about male passengers groping and harassing women travelers. It's thought to be the first airline to do so. The airline said there ...and more »

Arik Air Tops Airlines In Flight Delays, British Airways Leads In Missing Luggage - SaharaReporters.com

The troubled Nigerian airline, Arik Air, has once again topped the list of airlines in flight delays, while British Airways leads in missing luggage among local and international airlines operating in Nigeria. In October and November 2016, Arik Air ...and more »

Air India starts selling seats in female-only section - BBC News

Air India has begun selling female-only seat sections. The restriction will apply to the front row of six seats on economy flights and comes after reports some women were being groped by other passengers. A general manager from Air India told The Hindu ...and more »

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

Country's national airline acts after recent incidents of men allegedly groping passengers and cabin staff. Michael Safi · @safimichael. Tue 17 Jan 2017 06.39 EST Last modified on Tue 28 Nov 2017 02.22 EST. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share ...and more »

Air India has come up with a bizarre seating plan to make women feel safer - Scroll.in

The airline, recently labeled the world's 'third-worst' performing airline, will earmark a row of seats for female passengers. by Ananya Bhattacharya, qz.com. Published Jan 15, 2017 · 07:30 pm. Air India has come up with a bizarre seating plan to make ...and more »

Air India may segregate some women passengers for their own safety - The Economist

SEGREGATION on airlines has a long history. Sometimes it is understandable. Carriers' business models depend on them drawing a curtain between those of us stuffed into economy-class seats and our betters who have paid for lie-flat beds. Other times it ...and more »

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

Air 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 »