Air India plans to shut down its European hub in Frankfurt by Oct. 31. COO Gustav Baldauf told ATW  AI's hub at FRA, which was established last year, is inefficient. Five of its 777-300ERs land at the airport around the same time and there are not enough available gate positions. "For the quality we get, FRA is too expensive," he said. Flights from FRA to Newark, Chicago O'Hare, Ahmedabad and Mumbai will be stopped, leaving one single daily flight from FRA to ...

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