Published on : Monday, March 18, 2019
The Europe gateway for the airline is Amsterdam for operation to Europe and beyond while Abu Dhabi is one of the two international hubs of Jet Airways.
Etihad Airport services stated in a notification that Jet Airways has cancelled all their flights from Abu Dhabi with immediate effect from March 18 due to operational reasons.
Jet Airways investment partner Etihad Airways ground handling arm is the Etihad Airport Services.
The main hub of the UAEs national carrier is the Abu Dhabi Airport which might further face minor disruption after the short notice of flight cancellation.
The airline said in a statement that Jet Airways has pro actively taken certain adjustments to its flight schedule the likely yet interim non-availability of some aircraft in its fleet in the foreseeable future. The information regarding the changes were passed on to the regulator directorate general of civil aviation and the passengers.
Amid acute liquidity crunch the airlines was looking at various ways to raise funds but it led to the grounding of aircraft, flight cancellation in large number, shutting down of stations and delay in salary payments to its pilots and engineers