Latest Jet Airways Stories

2008-08-17 21:00:38

NEW DELHI: With passengers load factors hitting an all time low in July, domestic airlines have once again started offering special fares on some routes to put a check on budget travellers shifting out for trains and buses.

2008-08-14 00:00:31

MUMBAI: Flight operations were suspended at Mumbai airport on Monday for 16 minutes and four flights were diverted due to repair work on a rain-battered patch of the runway.

2008-08-08 12:00:31

Jet Airways has announced that it launch daily flights from Mumbai and Delhi in India to Dubai, United Arab Emirates, effective August 23, 2008. Dubai will be the sixth destination in Jet Airways's Gulf network and the second in the United Arab Emirates.

2008-08-08 00:00:28

By Arpit Basu Kolkata: Come Friday and JetLite, the subsidiary of Jet Airways, is all set to be a nofrills carrier. The airline's officials have decided to stop serving on-board meals and will sell ready-to-eat snacks on demand instead.

2008-08-05 12:00:36

US Airways (NYSE: LCC) has soared to the top of the charts by ranking number one in on-time performance among the 10 largest airlines for the first half of 2008 according to results released today by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) in its monthly Air Travel Consumer Report.

2008-08-04 09:00:41

Jet Airways, a private Indian airline, has opted for International Air Transport Association-billing settlement plan payment solutions from Wirecard, a provider of electronic payment and risk management applications.

2008-07-29 09:00:53

Etihad Airways has announced that it will launch non-stop daily services from its Abu Dhabi home-base in the United Arab Emirates to Melbourne, Australia, from March 2009.

2008-07-25 09:01:00

As part of its plans to start international flights, India-based Kingfisher Airlines plans to launch a service to Lahore, Pakistan along with other overseas destinations by September 2008, reported The Economic Times, citing the Press Trust of India.

2008-07-16 18:00:28

Derby-based Rolls-Royce Group yesterday said it had signed a long- term maintenance agreement with India's oldest privately-owned domestic airline, Jet Airways and Middle Eastern carrier Qatar Airways Rolls said Jet, which began international operations in 2004, had signed one of its Total Care agreements covering the airline's Trent 700-powered Airbus A330-200 aircraft.

2008-07-15 00:00:24

By Saurabh Sinha NEW DELHI: Spiralling costs and mounting losses have forced Jet Airways chairman Naresh Goyal to change his long cherished belief that a passenger is like a guest at home who can't be charged for the food served on board.

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