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Kingfisher Airlines set to join oneworld in February

Kingfisher Airlines set to join oneworld in February

19 December 2011 Airline News

Kingfisher Airlines is set to become part of the oneworld airline alliance on February 10th 2012. It will be the first carrier from the subcontinent to join any of the global airline groups - and the first of three airlines to join oneworld in its biggest membership expansion drive for five years.

Kingfisher losing ground in Indian aviation

Kingfisher losing ground in Indian aviation

21 November 2011 Airline News

Kingfisher has slipped into third place in terms of market share in the burgeoning Indian aviation market. Troubled Kingfisher slipped down from second in September, ceding ground to budget airline IndiGo.

HPCL cuts fuel supplies to Kingfisher Airlines

HPCL cuts fuel supplies to Kingfisher Airlines

19 July 2011 Airline News

Hindustan Petroleum Corp briefly cut aviation fuel supplies to Kingfisher Airlines earlier in a dispute over payment. State-owned HPCL said Kingfisher said money owed by the carrier had exceeded the bank guarantee it had furnished against default.

Kingfisher Airlines launches 9 new flights

Kingfisher Airlines launches 9 new flights

13 June 2011 Press Release Airline News

Kingfisher Airlines, India’s only Five star airline rated by Skytrax, today announced the launch of nine new flights on its domestic network. Kingfisher Airlines becomes the only airline in India to offer flight services between Mumbai-Kolhapur, New Delhi-Pantnagar, and Jabalpur- Indore.

Finnair, Kingfisher in new partnership

3 April 2011 Press Release Airline News

Kingfisher Airlines (IT), based in India, is a new Finnair partner airline and a member elect of oneworld. Finnair Plus members are already able to enjoy the benefits of this new partnership.

Kingfisher shares down on debt plans

Kingfisher shares down on debt plans

1 September 2010 Airline News

Shares in Kingfisher Airlines sunk today following a decision by the board to seek up to $1 billion. Kingfisher – the second largest private airline in India – said the funds would be utilised to pare high debt as the company sought to recover from the global economic slowdown.

Kingfisher Airlines becomes member elect of Oneworld

Kingfisher Airlines becomes member elect of Oneworld

14 June 2010 Press Release Airline News

Kingfisher Airlines has became a member elect of oneworld® after completing a formal membership agreement with the alliance – moving India’s leading airline a landmark step towards flying as part of the world’s premier airline alliance and bringing 56 Indian cities onto the oneworld map.

oneworld invites Kingfisher Airlines on board

oneworld invites Kingfisher Airlines on board

7 June 2010 Press Release Airline News

•  Implementation programme already well underway •  Alliance carriers to share Kingfisher Airlines’ new lounge at New Delhi •  British Airways to launch code-sharing with new partner later this month •  Another key step for oneworld in alliance’s ‘breakthrough year’