Articles tagged “jet airways”

India to Follow Europe’s Lead in Making Own Call on 737 Max

India to Follow Europe’s Lead in Making Own Call on 737 Max

Anurag Kotoky, Bloomberg

Now India, too, wants to make its own checks on the Boeing 737 Max before allowing the plane to fly in the country again, after European regulators this week said they would make their own call.

1 month ago

The Most Amazing Airline Failures of the Past 15 Years

The Most Amazing Airline Failures of the Past 15 Years

Madhu Unnikrishnan, Skift

The airline industry is a tough business. Dozens of carriers have gone belly-up since Skift Airline Weekly began publishing in 2004. We picked 10 of the most interesting bankruptcy and grounding stories in the last 15 years.

4 months ago

Jet Airways Executives Exit Amid Fading Hope for Comeback

Jet Airways Executives Exit Amid Fading Hope for Comeback

Anurag Kotoky, Bloomberg

With the departure of its top bosses, the Indian carrier is heading down a path of no return. Things just aren't looking good at this point for the grounded airline, a victim of fierce price wars in an all too crowded market.

5 months ago

Air France-KLM Losses Grow as Competition Intensifies

Air France-KLM Losses Grow as Competition Intensifies

Patrick Whyte, Skift

Competition is tough in Europe at the moment and Air France-KLM's losses don't look good. But it's traditionally a weak quarter for airlines so things should get better during spring and summer.

6 months ago

The Biggest Hurdle For Jet Airways to Finding a Buyer

The Biggest Hurdle For Jet Airways to Finding a Buyer

Anurag Kotoky, Bloomberg

Whether Jet Airways finds a buyer or not really depends on how much debt lenders are willing to forgive.

6 months ago

Sabre Will See Revenue Fallout From Jet Airways Collapse and 737 Max Grounding

Sabre Will See Revenue Fallout From Jet Airways Collapse and 737 Max Grounding

Dennis Schaal, Skift

Sabre is engaged in a tough but necessary technology transition. Beyond the system outages it has experienced recently, some of the events impacting its financial results, namely the Jet Airways financial collapse and the Boeing 737 Max groundings, are beyond the company's control.

6 months ago

Jet Airways Still Waiting for a Savior

Jet Airways Still Waiting for a Savior

Anurag Kotoky, Bloomberg

The chance of reviving Jet Airways is becoming less and less likely as the days roll on. With slots going to rivals and aircraft back to lessors, will anyone really want to step in?

6 months ago

Grounding of Jet Airways Highlights Challenges of the India Market

Grounding of Jet Airways Highlights Challenges of the India Market

P R Sanjai , Bloomberg

So far, the airline seems to be going the way of now-defunct Kingfisher Airlines. As more time goes on, it will be harder and harder for Jet Airways to find investors.

6 months ago

Jet Airways Grounds Flights After Government Denies Funding

Jet Airways Grounds Flights After Government Denies Funding

P R Sanjai, Bloomberg

This has been coming for a while, but the end may be near for the airline. If it goes under, thousands of jobs will be at stake.

6 months ago

Jet Airways Battles to Stay Afloat

Jet Airways Battles to Stay Afloat

Anurag Kotoky, Bloomberg

The signs don't look good for Jet Airways. Once problems like this start to mount up, it can be difficult to find a way out.

6 months ago

Jet Airways Lenders Look to Sell 75 Percent Stake in Airline

Jet Airways Lenders Look to Sell 75 Percent Stake in Airline

Saloni Shukla and Anurag Kotoky, Bloomberg

The Jet Airways saga seems never ending. It'll be a brave investor that eventually takes control of the struggling airline.

6 months ago

Jet Airways Chairman Quits as Creditors Assert Control

Jet Airways Chairman Quits as Creditors Assert Control

Anurag Kotoky, Bloomberg

Jet Airways is now firmly in the hands of its creditors but will it be able to find someone else to take it over?

7 months ago