A GoAir Airbus A320 taxis in Mumbai (Photo: Sean d'Silva [GFDL 1.2 ( or GFDL 1.2 (], via Wikimedia Commons)

India’s GoAir Rebranded as GoFirst

Wadia Group-controlled budget carrier GoAir has filed for an initial public offering to raise 36 billion rupees ($491 million) and reinvented itself as GoFirst, after fifteen years of flying. This move comes as airlines try to boost finances to cope with the continuous disruptions caused by the pandemic waves hitting India. India's second wave of Covid-19 cases has been taking a tragic toll on the aviation industry, especially on the domestic airlines which were still in the process of taking…