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Nov 15, 2018
Tatas in pursuit of controlling stake in debt-laden Jet Airways; aim to move from fringe player to centre stageBuying Jet Airways, with its fleet of 124 aircraft, would return Tata to the forefront of Indian aviation in terms of size, almost 70 years after its first airline was nationalized, and six years after it re-entered the market with two joint ventures.
Nov 01, 2015
Modi government's new aviation policy: Flying for the masses is noble cause to espouse but it’s horizons awayThe proposal to widen the Indian aviation map by bringing down the cost of flying to Rs 2500 per hour of flight is laudable. This is entirely different from pricing a ticket on that peg for flights of one hour, so one is not quite clear which option the government has in mind.
May 04, 2015
Govt should avoid being over prescriptive, let market forces prevail: Vistara CEOVistara CEO Phee Teik Yeoh says removing 5/20 is a step in the right direction and even though what 5/20 may be replaced with is complicated, waiting time for new airlines still stands shortened to two to three years from five years earlier.
Aug 14, 2014
Pilot dozed off, co-pilot played with iPad as Jet Airways flight plunged 5,000 feetAccording a report published on the The Hindustan Times, a passengers in a Brussels-bound Jet Airways flight were in for a shock as their plane plunged 5,000 feet. Allegedly, both the pilots had fallen asleep.
Jun 01, 2014
India has missed the aviation bus: our best bet is now open skies, 100% FDIThe policy environment for Indian aviation, including airports, has been hostile to good business. OUr best bet going forwards is to avoid nationalist thinking and open the skies and airports for full FDI
Mar 28, 2014
Sebi to probe Rs 2,060 crore Jet-Etihad deal furtherEtihad, which has purchased 24 percent stake in Jet Airways, has rejected any obligation to make an open offer for minority shareholders, but Sebi is not yet convinced with its justification for the same, sources said.
Nov 21, 2013
Will US aviation authority downgrade India's air safety ranking?A FAA downgrade of India's aviation safety ranking would result in banning Indian airlines from code-sharing and service expansion in the US.
Nov 08, 2013
Another hurdle for Jet-Etihad? AI may tell CCI deal 'anti-competitive'Besides pointing out the complete skew of the India-Abu Dhabi market towards the Jet-Etihad combine, AI's reply will also seek to raise questions about cost structures, hidden subsidies and non-transparent mode of operations of all Gulf carriers including Etihad.
Oct 25, 2013
Jet expects to close Etihad deal by year end, despite posting lossesJet Airways expects to conclude a $334 million stake sale to Abu Dhabi's Etihad by the year-end, the Indian airline said, one day after posting a record quarterly loss.
Sep 08, 2013
DGCA measures lead Indian airlines, airports to cut emissionsAll Indian scheduled passenger airlines operating domestic and international destinations slashed their carbon footprint by 6.6 percent in 2012 compared with the previous year, the Carbon Footprint Report 2012 has said.