Jet Airways cancels flights on international routes

Jet airways has proactively cancelled all west bound long haul flights from India from tonight until tomorrow morning Jet Airways fights for survival Jet is saddled with more than $1.2 billion of bank debt, It owes money to lessors, suppliers, staff and oil companies. Mumbai: The crisis deepened at Jet Airways on Thursday even as […]

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Michael Deluce becomes CEO of Porter Airlines

Longtime Porter Airlines executive Michael Deluce has become president and chief executive of the Toronto-based regional airline, assuming a role previously held by his father, Porter founder Robert Deluce. The shift, effective immediately, comes as part of a broader executive shakeup at the company. Michael Deluce had previously been Porter’s executive vice-president and chief commercial […]

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Delta hastens exit of McDonnell Douglas fleet with MD-90 plans

Delta Air Lines is accelerating retirements of its Boeing MD-90s, hastening the exit of the former McDonnell Douglas narrowbodies from US fleets. “We expect to accelerate the retirement of our MD-90 fleet,” says Paul Jacobson, chief financial officer of the Atlanta-based carrier, during a quarterly earnings call today. The move will drive roughly 0.5 percentage […]

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