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    Pilots in India seek payment for colleagues who died of Covid

    The post Pilots in India seek payment for colleagues who died of Covid appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Amitesh Prasad, a pilot with Air India, came down with Covid-like symptoms in April this year after he flew from San Francisco to the southern Indian city of Bengaluru. He was among the many pilots who had worked on one of India’s largest humanitarian missions to bring home stranded residents and transport essential pandemic-related supplies. He died on May 9, one of at least 17 pilots in India who have died of the coronavirus, according to the Indian Pilots’ Guild, a union of about 350 pilots in the…