NEW DELHI, Oct 8 (Reuters) - Ailing national carrier AirIndia is awaiting approval from the government for a74-billion-rupee ($1.4 billion) bond sale, Chairman Rohit Nandansaid on Monday.
In July, the airline had invited banks to bid forunderwriting roles for the bond sale and was seeking to sell thedebt via a private placement.
($1 = 51.8850 Indian rupees)
(Reporting by Anurag Kotoky; Editing by G.Ram Mohan)
Keywords: AIRINDIA DEBT/