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Three more Kingfisher senior execs quit grounded airline

MUMBAI, India - Three more senior executives of Kingfisher Airlines, including its chief information officer, have quit the grounded carrier even as a section of its pilots are set to revive their agi

Kingfisher starts paying May salary to lower level staff

MUMBAI, India - The grounded Kingfisher Airlines on Friday started paying salary for the month of May to its lower level staff and some cabin crew while there was no word about salary dues of pilots a

The Zombie Airline?

If zombies are creatures that continue to exist beyond their lifespan, then India’s Kingfisher is certainly in the running for that designation.

Lenders consortium turns down Kingfisher’s loan request

MUMBAI, India - Turning down a request for Rs 200 crore working loan by Kingfisher, the SBI-led lenders consortium on Thursday asked SBI Capitals to chalk out a fresh revival plan for the cash-strappe

Kingfisher Airlines: We are in a do or die situation

NEW DELHI, India - After putting up a brave front in the face of mounting adversity, crisis-ridden Kingfisher has for the first time acknowledged that it is in a make-or-break situation.

Dubai’s Emirates Airline ready to invest in India

Emirates Airline's chairman Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al-Maktoumis announced that the carrier is open to investments in India.

Aviation regulators mull pulling Kingfisher’s license

NEW DELHI, India - Ailing Kingfisher Airlines today faced the prospects of its flying licence being cancelled and its boss Vijay Mallya has been asked by DGCA to present a clear picture of the cash-st

Kingfisher axes overseas flights

Hoping to improve its finances, cash-strapped Kingfisher Airlines (KFA) has slashed wide-bodied aircraft operations on international sectors that are making heavy losses.

Kingfisher: better spotted on trees, than being flown on

(eTN) - In less than a month, we are entering the customary two-month long school holiday season in India. Yet there is no end to the troubles facing cash-strapped Kingfisher Airlines (KF).

Mallya: Shutting Kingfisher down not an option

NEW DELHI, India - Beleaguered Kingfisher Airlines' promoter Vijay Mallya said tonight that he will not shut down the private carrier which struggled to stay afloat after further large-scale flight di

Malev, Kingfisher: troubled times for Oneworld

BUDAPEST/GENEVA (eTN) - Global air alliance, Oneworld, is entering turbulent times, as two of its members are in dire straits.

Survey: Troubled Kingfisher remains India’s favorite airline

MUMBAI, India - In spite of the mounting troubles and the recent flight cancellations, Kingfisher continues to remain the favourite airline in the country, an honour which it shares with Jet Airways t

Kingfisher will hock property to stay airborne

MUMBAI, India - The board of Kingfisher Airlines will on Monday consider a proposal to cut debt by more than half by selling property, converting loans from its parent company into equity, and changin

Minister: Government bailout for Kingfisher “not possible”

NEW DELHI, India - Cash-strapped Kingfisher airlines that has been in the news for numerous flight cancellations in the past few days, has now approached the government for help.

Airlines shift adds to chaos at the Indira Gandhi International airport

The shifting of Kingfisher and Jet Airways to Terminal 3 on Sunday added to the chaos at the Indira Gandhi International airport.

Aviation news: British Airways teams up with Kingfisher

MUMBAI -- British Airways PLC said it has entered into a codesharing agreement with Kingfisher Airlines Ltd., under which both carriers will use each other's flight network as part of their expansion.

Oneworld abandons the idea of courting Chinese carriers

(eTN) BERLIN - Rebuffed by the choice of China Eastern Airlines to finally choose SkyTeam over oneworld, alliance’s CEO John McCulloch puts a temporary stop at the alliance’s search for a partner

Kingfisher Airlines invited to join oneworld

BERLIN - Kingfisher Airlines today became a member elect of oneworld(R) after completing a formal membership agreement with the alliance - moving India's leading airline a landmark step towards flying

Kingfisher Airlines revamps King Club

Mumbai - Kingfisher Airlines today revamped its frequent flyer programme King Club and launched its new tier of membership, King Platinum.

Kingfisher Airlines to cut fares in new year

The country's leading private air-carrier, Kingfisher Airlines, has said that it would effect fare cut across its network from January 1.

Delay in delivery for Kingfisher A380s: airline

MUMBAI — The delivery of five Airbus A380 "superjumbos" to India's Kingfisher Airlines has been delayed, a spokesman for the carrier said Tuesday.

Indian airline defaults on payments to GE

The king of good times has flown into fresh turbulence.

Indian airline rivals eye tie-up

India’s largest private airline, Jet Airways, and its fiercest rival, Kingfisher, are in talks over a potential cost-cutting operational tie-up, as Indian carriers struggle to survive the squeeze of

Consumer court pulls up Kingfisher airline

New Delhi: The national consumer redressal body has pulled up Kingfisher Airlines for adopting an unfair trade practice by misinforming passengers about the airline they were flying by.