Friday, 1 July, 2022
TopicJet Airways

Topic: Jet Airways

Airbus emerges as front runner to win Jet Airways’ order worth $5.5 billion

Once India’s top private airline, Jet Airways is returning to the skies. The company is trying to acquire A320neo jets and A220 planes from Airbus SE, Boeing Co. and Embraer SA.

Aviation regulator DGCA grants Jet Airways certificate to resume commercial flight operations

With DGCA officials on board, Jet Airways successfully operated five proving flights on 15 & 17 May. The airline intends to restart commercial flight operations in the July-September quarter.

Jet Airways coming back with hybrid of premium and no-frills services model

The airline is set return to the skies that are expected to get more crowded and competitive as billionaire Rakesh Jhunjhunwala-owned Akasa Air gears up to fly later this year.

Jet Airways in talks with Boeing, Airbus for 100 aircraft in revival bid

The winning bidders for Jet Airways plan to start flights in the first three months of next year. The potential revival will be the first for any airline under India’s bankruptcy laws.

Jet Airways aims to resume domestic services by March 2022: Jalan Kalrock Consortium

The first domestic flight of Jet Airways will be on Delhi-Mumbai route and the Consortium is also looking to restart short haul international operations by Q3/Q4 of 2022.

Bad haircut: Lenders to Jet Airways will recover only 5% of what they are owed

The airline's new owners — businessman Murari Lal Jalan and Kalrock Capital — have proposed paying only Rs 3.8 billion of the Rs 78.1 billion they owe to financial creditors.

Jet Airways to fly again as NCLT clears Jalan Kalrock Consortium’s resolution plan

Jet Airways, which suspended operations in April 2019, has been undergoing a resolution process under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC) for two years.

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Bankrupt Jet Airways plans to restart full operations by 2021 summer

A consortium led by Murari Lal Jalan and Kalrock Capital has set a revival plan, which includes a dedicated freighter service and hubs in small cities beyond Delhi and Mumbai.

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Representational image | Islam devotees offer Friday prayers during Ramadan, Patna, April 2022 | PTI

Quran says no one can limit others’ freedom. Udaipur killing violates Islam’s golden rule

Throughout history, Islamic scholars have uniformly agreed that respecting and obeying the law of the land is an essential aspect of faith.
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RBI intervenes with multi-pronged strategy in battle against rupee fall

The Reserve Bank’s challenges include crashes in forward dollar premiums to rising open interest in futures that adds to pressure on the currency.


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At 1st Maritime Security Group meet, NSA chief Doval stresses on coordination among stakeholders

Meeting chaired by Vice Admiral (retd) G. Ashok Kumar, India’s 1st national maritime security coordinator. ‘Crucial policy issues’ such as ‘blue economy initiative’ also discussed.

With Agnipath, Modi govt’s shock & awe doctrine may have misfired a vital reform, yet again

Modi govt's biggest flaw has been its disinclination to accept limitations of electoral majorities. This ruined land acquisition and farm reform, stalled labour codes.