Jet Airways appoints four new senior executives

NEW DELHI: Jet Airways on Monday announced that it has appointed four new senior executives days after aviation regulator DGCA granted a revalidated Air Operator Certificate, allowing the airline to resume commercial flight operations. The AOC was granted to the airline on May 20. The airline has appointed Prabh Sharan Singh as chief digital officer, […]

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NCLAT asks Jet Airways to vacate office from Mack Star Marketing’s premises

NEW DELHI: The National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) has directed Jet Airways, which is preparing to resume flight services in the coming months, to vacate its office from the premises of Mack Star Marketing in Mumbai. While passing an order on May 6, a three-member bench of the NCLAT also said that no monthly […]

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Jet Airways appoints Sanjiv Kapoor as CEO

NEW DELHI: Grounded carrier Jet Airways on Friday announced the appointment of Sanjiv Kapoor as the chief executive officer. His appointment to the post comes days after the airline brought in former Sri Lankan Airlines CEO Vipula Gunatileka as the chief financial officer. Kapoor, who is currently the president of Oberoi Hotels and Resorts, has […]

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Jet Airways appoints Sanjiv Kapoor as CEO

NEW DELHI: Grounded carrier Jet Airways on Friday announced the appointment of Sanjiv Kapoor as the chief executive officer. His appointment to the post comes days after the airline brought in former Sri Lankan Airlines CEO Vipula Gunatileka as the chief financial officer. Kapoor, who is currently the president of Oberoi Hotels and Resorts, has […]

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Jet Airways appoints SriLankan Airlines ex-CEO Vipula Gunatilleka as CFO

NEW DELHI: Jalan-Kalrock consortium-owned Jet Airways on Tuesday announced the appointment of former SriLankan Airlines’ CEO, Vipula Gunatilleka as the Chief Financial Officer. “We are excited to welcome Vipula Gunatilleka to our young and energetic team. Vipula is an aviation expert and regarded as a turnaround specialist in the industry. “He has been shortlisted after […]

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Jet Airways appoints Priyapal Singh as its ‘accountable manager’

NEW DELHI: Grounded carrier Jet Airways has appointed Priyapal Singh as its ‘accountable manager’, replacing Sudhir Gaur who resigned from the company late last year, an airline source said on Friday. A seasoned pilot, Singh took over the charge of the position in January, according to the source. The source also said that immediately after […]

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Jet Airways in ‘advanced discussions’ with Boeing, Airbus for buying aircraft

NEW DELHI: Jet Airways, which is preparing to relaunch operations next year, on Friday said it is in “advanced discussions” with Boeing and Airbus for buying and leasing planes. The grounded airline has been acquired by Murarilal Jalan-Kalrock Capital consortium under the insolvency resolution process. The ongoing discussions are part of the grounded airline’s revival […]

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NCLT approves Jalan Kalrock Consortium”s resolution plan for Jet Airways

NEW DELHI: The National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) on Tuesday approved the Jalan Kalrock Consortium”s resolution plan for the bankrupt-Jet Airways, two years after the once-storied airline went into insolvency proceedings. Financial distress forced Jet Airways, which flew for more than two decades, to suspend operations on April 17, 2019 and a consortium of lenders, […]

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DGCA, aviation ministry refuse to give assurance on Jet Airways slots issue

NEW DELHI: Aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) and the Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA) have refused to give any assurance on Jet Airways’ slots issue, in an affidavit to NCLT. In a joint affidavit to the Mumbai bench of the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT), DGCA and MoCA stated that “slots allocated […]

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Jet Airways engineers’ body files NCLT application for quick resolution

NEW DELHI: The Jet Airways Aircraft Maintenance and Engineers Workers Association (JAMEWA) has filed an application with the NCLT to expedite the insolvency process of the airlines before the end of this month so that it can get ‘summer slots’. According to the application filed on Wednesday, “for summer months the international slots will be […]

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