Showing posts with label Jet Airways. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Jet Airways. Show all posts

Jet Airways grounds 4 aircraft

Jet Airways has grounded four aircraft following its inability to pay lessors. The debt-ridden airline, which operates a fleet of 124 aircraft, is proactively informing and re-accommodating the affected guests, it informed the stock exchanges. Jet urgently needs external funding to stay afloat and the company is said to be cutting a deal with Etihad and State Bank of India. Reuters reports, qouting unidentified sources, that some lessors are questioning the viability of the carrier’s rescue plan.

Baby born on Jet Airways plane gets free air tickets for life



New Delhi: He is a born frequent flier—a baby boy, born on Sunday 35,000 feet above sea level on a Jet Airways plane from Saudi Arabia to India, has received a free lifetime pass from the airline as his first birthday gift.