“At this stage, we are in the process of securing the necessary approvals to operate into China, and as soon as we receive all the requisite permissions from the government to operate, we will inform our key stakeholders accordingly,” the spokesperson said.
There is so much pontification now about selling the airline. But what is left for a buyer? An airline’s main assets are its aircraft, flying rights, slots, parking rights and its personnel. Parking rights and slots in Mumbai and Delhi, and in cities abroad are priceless assets.
Sources said that the latest bid from Etihad Airways disappointed lenders with the Abu Dhabi-based airline putting up stiff conditions, including a debt write-off, bringing in another investor and exemption from an open offer.
The passengers on a Jet Airways Mumbai-Jaipur flight suffered nose and ear bleeding on Thursday after the crew forgot to maintain cabin pressure. The flight had to turn back and the crew was taken off duty.
Domestic airlines have reported the number of technical snags they have experienced. Of them all, IndiGo's numbers jump out, because it first reported 340 odd snags and when rivals reported the number suspect, it was revised to over 14,000 snags.
Two air hostess of a Mumbai-Nagpur Jet Airways flight were allegedly molested on Saturday. A written complaint was submitted to the flight captain against the accused – a 23-year-old hardware trader. According to The Times of India, the accused – Akash Gupta – was handed over to the CISF on landing, and he has been […]
Jet Airways flight 9W 2374 veered off the runway at Dabolim airport in Goa while aligning for takeoff. A total of 161 people, including seven crew members, were on-board the plane. The flight was scheduled to travel from Goa to Mumbai. Jet said in a statement that all passengers have been safely evacuated. “All guests […]
New Delhi, Feb 8 (ANI): Speaking on the on-going Sonu Nigam's Jet Airways controversy, singer Kavita Krishnamurthy supported her counterpart, saying that suspension was a harsh decision. Sonu Nigam recently made headlines for performing on medley of songs on the Jet Airways flight, following which the airline has suspended the entire cabin crew of that flight. The 'Bole Chudiyan' songstress, who has worked with a variety of music composers including R. D. Burman, Hamsalekha and A. R. Rahman, was recently spotted at a musical night 'Basant Ke Rang' held in the national capital. Others who performed at the event were singer Shabir Kumar, and `Uttaran` famed TV star Sreejita among others.