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The chairman of India's leading private airline Jet Airways, Naresh Goyal, has reversed plans to lay off 1,900 staff, but has not commented on whether the reinstated staff will have to take a pay cut.
India-based airlines Kingfisher and Jet Airways, which recently formed a cost-saving alliance, plan to send back 15 narrow-bodied leased aircrafts to the leasing companies, after their leases end later in 2008 and in 2009, according to media reports.
In response to the declining traffic volumes and crisis of the global financial markets, India-based Jet Airways has axed jobs of around 800 flight attendants, who were recently recruited for a planned expansion program.
Jet Airways and Kingfisher Airlines have signed an agreement for the formation of an alliance of wide-ranging proportions that will help both carriers to significantly rationalize and reduce costs and provide improved standards of service and a wider choice of air travel options to consumers with immediate effect.
Kingfisher Airlines Limited Dear Friends, The fundamentals for air transport in India remain sound. Our economic growth at a rate of more than 7.5 %, bears testimony to the fact that the prospect for air transport will also grow in the future.
India-based Jet Airways is planning to discontinue its Mumbai-Shanghai-San Francisco service, effective January 13, 2009, in light of the downturn in major economies worldwide.
SriLankan Airlines and Etihad Airways have joined hands in a historic partnership between the National Carriers of Sri Lanka and the UAE, which will significantly enhance the route networks of both airlines.
Jet Airways has expanded its existing codeshare agreement with Brussels Airlines to include Paris and Manchester, UK, via its European hub in Brussels, Belgium, effective October 26, 2008.
Jet Airways has launched daily flights to Muscat, Oman, from Thiruvananthapuram, India. The airline operates daily flights to Muscat using Boeing 737-800 aircraft.
India-based Jet Airways has expanded its domestic network by launching new daily flights from Hyderabad to Visakhapatnam, Goa and Pune. The airline introduced its inaugural services from Hyderabad to Visakhapatnam, Goa and Pune with ATR 72-500 aircraft.