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Jet Airways clears pending December salary, pilots say not enough

The pilots union, however, is not happy with the payout and has decided to continue with its call for no flying

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Aneesh Phadnis Mumbai
Jet Airways on Saturday cleared the pending salaries for December, but pilots maintain they would stop flying from April 1 if full dues are not settled. The pilots’ union has called for a meeting on Sunday to decide further steps.

The airline is yet to pay full salaries for January and February to its pilots, engineers and senior management. So far, only 12.5 per cent of December salary was paid and on Saturday the airline credited the remaining 87.5 per cent for the month. 

“The board of directors and the management team are working as fast as possible to implement

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First Published: Mar 30 2019 | 8:56 PM IST

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