The above chart suggests over $90 million a month is lost while operating and applying its variable costs. A chief indicator of that loss is from not receiving enough revenue stream gained from appropriate ticket prices and collecting greater loss from its operational inefficiencies. Air India picks up too much of the the work and supply tab every time one of its airplane flies. Anybody for fixed Costs?
The numbers above come from Hindustan Times. Trade values for currency are from today's calculation converting Crore to US dollars.