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Indian regulator orders more checks on planes with Pratt & Whitney engines

Jan 17 2019

NEW DELHI India's air safety watchdog on Thursday directed airlines to make extra checks on their Airbus A320neo aircraft fitted with Pratt & Whitney engines as part of new safety protocols after temporary grounding orders affected the planes last year.

UPDATE 1-Indian regulator orders more checks on planes with Pratt & Whitney engines

Jan 17 2019

* DGCA orders airlines to inspect some parts of neo engines weekly

Indian air safety watchdog orders extra checks on planes with Pratt & Whitney engines

Jan 17 2019

NEW DELHI India's air safety watchdog on Thursday directed airlines to make extra checks on their Airbus A320neo aircraft fitted with Pratt & Whitney engines as part of new safety protocols after temporary grounding orders affected the planes last year.

Jet Airways' creditors weighing restructuring plan

Jan 17 2019

BENGALURU/MUMBAI Jet Airways Ltd's lenders are considering a plan to resolve its debt issues, top creditor State Bank of India (SBI) said on Thursday, amid media reports two main shareholders have yet to resolve their differences.

India's Jet Airways in creditor talks over possible Etihad bailout

Jan 16 2019

MUMBAI India's Jet Airways said on Wednesday it is in talks with its lenders to resolve its debt problems, amid increasing prospects of a bailout by major shareholder Etihad Airways.

Qatar Airways CEO: not interested in Jet Airways as backed by 'enemy' state

Jan 15 2019

MUMBAI Qatar Airways will not buy a stake in Jet Airways as a substantial portion of the debt-laden Indian carrier is held by Etihad Airways, whose owner Abu Dhabi is an "enemy" of Qatar, its CEO Akbar al-Baker said on Tuesday.

India's electric vehicle goals being realized on two wheels, not four

Jan 14 2019

GOVE/NEW DELHI Hurt by high fuel prices, Vinod Gore, a farmer in Gove village in the western Indian state of Maharashtra, ditched his petrol scooter for an electric model, underlining how two-wheelers are driving the country's goal of electrification of its vehicles.

Exclusive: Lessors to India's troubled Jet Airways consider taking back planes -sources

Jan 11 2019

SINGAPORE/NEW DELHI Crisis talks between India's cash-strapped Jet Airways Ltd and aircraft lessors have failed to ease a row over late payments, prompting some lessors to explore taking back aircraft, three people familiar with the matter told Reuters.

Exclusive: Modi's 'Make in India' a casualty as steel, auto firms spar over sourcing

Jan 11 2019

NEW DELHI India's steel ministry is putting pressure on automakers to use locally made steel by refusing to back down on tougher import rules despite warnings that the new regulations could disrupt the production of cars, government and industry sources said.

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