Special / Jet Airways grounds its operations at Abu Dhabi Airport

Zee News : Mar 18, 2019, 10:31 AM

Abu Dhabi is one of the two international hubs of cash-stressed Jet Airways. Jet Airways has grounded its operations at Abu Dhabi Airport from Monday for indefinite period, citing operational reasons. Dutch capital Amsterdam is European gateway for airline for its operations to Europe and beyond. Jet Airways has cancelled all their flights from Abu Dhabi with immediate effect from March 18 due to operational reasons.

Mumbai: Jet Airways has grounded its operations at Abu Dhabi Airport from Monday for an indefinite period, citing operational reasons.

Abu Dhabi is one of the two international hubs of Jet Airways. Dutch capital Amsterdam is the European gateway for the airline for its operations to Europe and beyond.

"Jet Airways has cancelled all their flights from Abu Dhabi with immediate effect from March 18 due to operational reasons," Etihad Airport services said in a notification to its passengers Sunday.

Etihad Airport Services is the ground handling arm of Jet Airways investment partner Etihad Airways. Abu Dhabi airport also serves as the main hub of the UAEs national carrier.

"Further to the short notice of flight cancellation, (Abu Dhabi) hub may face minor disruption)," the company said in the statement.

Responding to PTI queries on the cancellation of its operations from Abu Dhabi, the airline in a statement said, " Jet Airways has pro actively taken certain adjustments to its flight schedule keeping in mind the likely yet interim non-availability of some aircraft in its fleet in the foreseeable future."

Jet Airways has also informed the regulator directorate general of civil aviation and the passengers about these changes, it added.