Air India Will Not Accept Passengers Having Cancelled Tickets Of Jet Airways Flight
New Delhi: Amid Jet Airways facing a financial crunch, Air India on Friday said it would not accept any passengers having cancelled tickets of the former.
As per the existing norm, whenever an airline cancels a flight due to some emergency, other airlines accommodate the former’s passengers in their flights. The airline, which has got its flight cancelled, has to pay other airlines for passengers accommodated.
“With immediate effect and till further notice, Jet Airways (India) Limited and Jet Lite Limited documents (including FIM and endorsed/involuntary rerouted/rebooked/exchanged/reissue documents) are not to be accepted for travel on Air India flights,” said an order of Air India dated March 1.
Currently, Jet Airways is trying to raise funds for its operations as it has a debt of around Rs 8,200 crore. Moreover, the Pilots of the private carrier are threatening action against the company if their salaries are not paid.