Oh, boy. Jet Airways/9W is the partner carrier of American/AA in India, and we use them a lot for flights to cities beyond Delhi and Mumbai. A LOT, akshully. But then, our main client is probably cutting back on the expensive “send the entire team to that small city in India for 6 weeks of training at the remote facility” trips, anyway.
India’s largest private airline Jet Airways has laid off 800 employees as it cuts flights amid soaring costs.
The company said cabin crew hired for a planned expansion programme which had been suspended would lose their jobs.
Hundreds of members of staff gathered in the city of Mumbai Bombay to protest at the move.