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Jet Airways timeline: How the 'Joy of Flying' airline's dreams soured

The airline, known for its "The Joy of Flying" tagline, has been teetering for weeks, saddled with over $1 billion in debt.

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Beleaguered carrier Jet Airways halted all operations on Wednesday after its lenders rejected its plea for emergency funding from the airline that was once India's largest private carrier. The airline, known for its "The Joy of Flying" tagline, has been teetering for weeks, saddled with over $1 billion in debt. Its lenders, led by State Bank of India (SBI), last month agreed to bail it out in a complex deal that involved the banks taking a majority stake and providing a fresh loan of $217 million, while continuing to look for a new investor. That loan never ...

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First Published: Thu, April 18 2019. 08:24 IST
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