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Rytis Beresnevicius
Qatar Airways and Etihad set to battle over Indian market

It seems like two Middle East giants, Etihad and Qatar Airways are trying to gain as much traction as possible within the Indian market. However, the two sides are using very different methods to do so....


AeroTime Team
Etihad, Saudia to codeshare on 12 more flights

Etihad Airways is further strengthening its relations with other carriers from the Middle East. A week after announcing intentions to establish a low cost airline together with Air Arabia, the Dubai-based airline is now advancing its one year strong partnership with its Saudi Arabian partner ‒ Saudia.   ...


Merve Kara
Is Emirates losing interest in Boeing 777X?

Rumors in the media have surfaced about the possible cancellation of the Boeing 777X order by Emirates Airways. According to the plane maker's orders and deliveries report, 150 orders for the 777X jet were placed by Emirates on July 8, 2014, and are still waiting for delivery. Could Emirates’ eyes now turn to the Airbus A350XWB?...


AeroTime Team
Is this the end? Jet Airways suspends operations

JUST IN | After failing to find financial boost, Jet Airways is suspending all flights immediately....


AeroTime Team
Etihad seeks $600M to finance new aircraft

After canceling orders of dozens of planes, Etihad Airways is now reportedly looking to raise $600 million to help finance the remainings of its orders.   ...


Clement Charpentreau
Etihad reports losses, Jet Airways bailout delayed

While Jet Airways is in dire need for funds, its 24% stakeholder Etihad continues to battle its own financial problems, revealing over a billion in loss in third consecutive year....


Ruta Burbaite
Qatar Airways reaches Open Skies deal with the EU

Updated. While the fiery dispute between U.S. legacy carriers and three major Gulf airlines continues to rage, the focus of Qatar Airways has now shifted to Europe. Reuters reported early on February 5, 2019, that the State of Qatar and the European Union (EU) are getting closer to finalizing a comprehensive air services agreement. The deal was signed later in the day, hailed by Qatar Airways chief as a "landmark" agreeme...


AeroTime Team
Finance puzzles: Etihad cuts jobs, Jet Airways planes at stake

After cutting an order of ten aircraft from Airbus,  Etihad now axes dozens of jobs to aid its troubled finances. Meanwhile, another airline in which the Gulf carrier has notable investment - India’s Jet Airways - is trying to solve its own financial puzzles to stay afloat....


Zivile Zalagenaite
Air Berlin fallout: Etihad sued for $2.3B, given deadline

Air Berlin insolvency administrator is suing Etihad for withdrawing financial aid of then-troubled German airline in August 2017. The Berlin court confirmed that such claim was filed, noting that the Gulf airline is sued for 500 million euros and further damages that could amount to two billion euros....


Clement Charpentreau
No pilots, less routes: Jet Airways woes deepen

Between December 2 and 3, 2018, the second biggest Indian airline Jet Airways has been forced to cancel fourteen flights due to several pilots taking a sudden sick leave. But the disease has been festering for a while within the company…...