Will 1000 More Airplanes Meet India’s Aviation Demand?

The International Aviation Summit—India. New Delhi, 4th Sept 2018. Attendees: Civil Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu, his deputy Jayant Sinha and several other Aviation Ministry officials, top CEOs of domestic and International airlines, IATA  Main Issues: a High-cost scenario for Indian airlines due to the rise in fuel price, weak rupee and the airlines’ inability to […]

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Why Air-fare War may be a Case of Bad Economics for Jet Airways

Jet Airways (India) Ltd – led by the veteran entrepreneur Naresh Goyal – posted huge losses in the March and June quarters. During this period, its revenue grew very slowly as compared to other domestic listed carriers – IndiGo, & Spicejet. Also Read : Jet Airways emerge June quarter increase in revenue: IndiGo – 12% […]

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What is the story behind a false Aug 25 notice stating that Air India would be shut down this year?

The said notification had further asked employees to search for other jobs, causing panic and confusion. In a tweet message later Air India clarified the notification as fake. It called it a “false propaganda” hatched by “anti-nationals”.  “This is absolutely incorrect and false propaganda hatched with a malicious intent to create confusion and destabilise Air […]

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Is All Well with India’s Aviation Sector?

India’s aviation sector is presently facing serious issues but has so far failed to find any answers. Over the last one month, genuine alarm bells have started ringing. A number of India’s airlines are struggling to keep flying. 1. Jet Airways: India’s biggest full-service airline. It planned to lay off employees, said only 60 days left, suggested […]

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