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Jet launches in-flight mobile entertainment streaming

Mumbai: Jet Airways has launched an in-flight entertainment service under the ‘JetScreen’ label that allows fliers to stream 220 hours of digital content on smartphones, tablets or laptops for free. The airline claims the service is a first in the industry for domestic carriers and comes close on the heels of the civil aviation ministry hinting at allowing onboard wi-fi Read More

India’s $208 million Embraer jet deal under US scanner

A $208-million (Rs 1,390 crore) Embraer jet deal of the United Progressive Alliance era has come under the scanner of the United States authorities over alleged kickbacks paid to secure the contract. The deal was inked in 2008 between the Brazilian aircraft manufacturer Embraer and the Defence Research and Development Organisation for three aircraft equipped with indigenous radars for airborne Read More

Putin and Erdogan keep first phone speak in view that jet downing

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday sought to heal ties in their first cellphone name seeing that Ankara downed one among Moscow’s jets in Syria remaining yr. A declaration from the Turkish presidency said Erdogan and Putin “highlighted the significance of the normalisation of bilateral relations among Turkey and Russia.” The November incident froze Read More