India begins de-registeration of Jet Airways planes

The crisis ridden airline of India – Jet Airways – could not manage its survival. It could neither pay off its dues to its lenders nor it could pay the lease to its lessors. Against such a backdrop, even a miracle can’t help Jet Airways. India’s Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has processed the […]

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FAA grants Southwest approval for Hawaii flights

Southwest Airlines has received Federal Aviation Administration authority to fly passengers to Hawaii after the government shutdown delayed regulatory approval. The FAA granted the carrier the extended twin-engined operations authority (ETOPS) required to operate the overwater flights, the airline adds. “We’ll finalise our plans for offering service to Hawaii, and we’ll publicly announce our timing […]

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