Tata, SIA get nod for airline venture's name
The Tatas’ proposed aviation venture with Singapore Airlines has got the Corporate Affairs Ministry’s approval to use the name ‘Tata SIA Airlines Limited’, which plans to offer full-service passenger services on domestic and international routes.
Starting the process of incorporating a new company for this joint venture, Tatas had applied late last month on the ministry’s electronic platform, MCA21, to register this name.
According to the latest information available with the Ministry, the name has been approved now and the company, Tata SIA Airlines Limited, stands registered from Delhi.
The application for registration of this name was filed through submission of form ‘1A’, which is the first step towards incorporation of a new company.
The registration is generally followed by submission of various other documents, including the Article of Association, and details of the company’s board of directors, share capital, business areas etc.
The airline’s brand name is yet to be announced.