Jet Airways aircraft parked at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport in Mumbai. Photo: EPA

India’s Jet Airways ‘unable to pay for fuel’ shuts all flights indefinitely, apologises to travellers as funds dry up

  • Saddled with roughly US$1.2 billion of bank debt, the Indian airline has been teetering for weeks after failing to receive a stopgap loan of about US$217 million from its lenders
  • At its peak, Jet operated over 120 planes and well over 600 daily flights. The airline has roughly 16,000 employees
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Jet Airways aircraft parked at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport in Mumbai. Photo: EPA
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