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India's SBI set to own 15% of Jet Airways

India's SBI set to own 15% of Jet Airways

Jet Airways creditor State Bank of India is likely to own 15% of the airline if the cash-strapped carrier's plan for a debt-for-equity swap is approved, Indian TV channels reported on Tuesday.

Air Berlin files for insolvency after Etihad withdraws support

Air Berlin files for insolvency after Etihad withdraws support

Air Berlin, Germany's second biggest airline, filed for insolvency on Tuesday after its main shareholder, Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways, withdrew financial aid for the loss-making carrier.

UAE surprised by US laptop ban but will cooperate

UAE surprised by US laptop ban but will cooperate

The United Arab Emirates has said it was surprised by the ban on laptops in plane cabins bound for the United States because UAE security was already tight, but it pledged to cooperate with US authorities.

UAE airlines to accept passengers after travel ban blocked

UAE airlines to accept passengers after travel ban blocked

Passengers from six mainly Muslim countries who would have been barred from the United States under President Donald Trump's latest travel order will be allowed to board US-bound flights on Emirates and Etihad Airways.

Lufthansa sees rapid growth of Gulf airlines slowing

Lufthansa sees rapid growth of Gulf airlines slowing

Lufthansa believes the rapid growth phase of Gulf airlines is coming to end, which could help to ease some of the pressure in a highly competitive industry, its chief executive said on Wednesday.

Etihad Airways cuts jobs to reduce cost

Etihad Airways cuts jobs to reduce cost

Etihad Airways has begun cutting jobs in a restructuring process to reduce cost as it faces tough competition and a weakened global economy, the Emirati carrier said on Monday.

Boeing to deliver 30th 787 Dreamliner to Qatar Airways soon

Boeing to deliver 30th 787 Dreamliner to Qatar Airways soon

Boeing is set to deliver its 30th 787 Dreamliner to Qatar Airways in the next few weeks, company’s senior vice-president (International sales) Martin A. Bentrott has said.

German court allows Etihad to continue most Air Berlin code shares

German court allows Etihad to continue most Air Berlin code shares

A German appeals court has allowed Abu Dhabi-based airline Etihad to continue most of its code share flights with Air Berlin for the winter schedule ending in March.