These aircrafts were acquired pursuant to the purchase agreement inked in October 2005 with Airbus S.A.S. Toulouse, for ten Airbus 330-200 aircraft. These additional aircraft are being acquired in order to maintain and expand the company`s domestic and international operations.
Shares of the company gained Rs 24.15, or 2.73% to trade at Rs 909.00. The total volume of shares traded was 30,453 at the BSE. (2.44 p.m., Tuesday)