Friday, 2 December, 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.

On Camera

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Prannoy Roy in Abu Dhabi

You can call NDTV elitist, anglicised. But it defended democracy, gave us Ravish Kumar

In all these years of covering elections on NDTV, I do not recall a single occasion when I was asked or even hinted to say or not say something. I disagreed with Prannoy Roy off-screen and on-screen and that was never a problem.

51 cow universities, old pension scheme, jobs — what RSS affiliates want from 2023 Budget

Welfare schemes and ‘self-reliance’ figure high on Sangh organisations’ wishlists for finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman ahead of the Budget, which she will present on 1 February.

Defence

A soldier with 'Arjun', a black kite trained to down enemy drones, during the Yudh Abhyas exercise being held in Auli, Uttarakhand | Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

It’s a plane, no it’s a bird! Army’s training eagles & falcons to swoop down on hostile drones

The birds are also being trained for surveillance at Remount Veterinary Corps Centre in Meerut, with cameras fitted to their heads to record videos.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.