Kingfisher strike

Kingfisher staff want four months' pay in lumpsum by Friday

Prolonging the deadlock over payment of salary dues, Kingfisher Airlines employees Wednesday rejected the management's fresh offer and demanded payment of four months' backlog in lumpsum before Friday.

Oct 24, 2012, 21:05 PM IST

Kingfisher Airlines crisis likely to prolong, Mallya says not absconder

"I travel 24x7 where my multiple work responsibilities take me. Sections of media call me an absconder because I don't talk to them," Mallya said in a tweet.

Oct 23, 2012, 20:24 PM IST

Kingfisher Airlines employees reject salary offer

The management, in a bid to revive operations of the suspended Kingfisher Airlines, had made the offer on Monday.

Oct 23, 2012, 09:25 AM IST

Kingfisher offers 3 months dues by Diwali, employees refuse

A resolution to the 23-day -long impasse in Kingfisher Airlines was in sight Monday with the management offering its striking staff staggered payment of three months' salary dues by mid-November and the employees saying they will discuss it among themselves and revert by Thursday.

Oct 22, 2012, 16:39 PM IST

Kingfisher to extend lockout; mgmt, workers to meet again soon

On October 10, the airline had said it would resume operations from October 20.

Oct 17, 2012, 18:27 PM IST

Lenders will do everything possible to recover KFA dues: SBI

Lead lender to Kingfisher Airlines SBI Thursday said banks would do everything possible to recover their money.

Oct 11, 2012, 22:11 PM IST

Kingfisher CEO urges employees to return to work

Kingfisher Airlines (KFA) CEO Sanjay Agarwal has urged striking employees to return to work as the carrier scrambled to find solutions to its cash flow problems.

Oct 10, 2012, 15:00 PM IST

DGCA should have issued notice four months ago: Experts

DGCA served a show-cause notice to KFA over cancelling its license.

Oct 06, 2012, 18:30 PM IST

Kingfisher Airlines extends lockout till October 12

Ailing Kingfisher Airlines Thursday night extended its partial lockout by a week till October 12 as talks between its management and employees failed to break the deadlock over non-payment of salaries for the last seven months.

Oct 04, 2012, 20:06 PM IST

Kingfisher crisis deepens as talks with striking crew fail

With no end to the deadlock, a question mark hung over the airline's plans to resume operations from Friday.

Oct 03, 2012, 18:28 PM IST

Ready to pay salaries in next few days: Kingfisher

Kingfisher has been saddled with a huge loss of Rs 8,000 crore and a debt burden of another over Rs 7,000 crore

Oct 02, 2012, 13:47 PM IST

Kingfisher Airlines declares temporary lockout till Oct 4

Earlier during the day, the airline was forced to cancelled all of its 50 flights after a section of its employees went on strike leaving thousands stranded.

Oct 01, 2012, 23:02 PM IST

DGCA to review Kingfisher situation; pilots join in strike

"We will review the situation of Kingfisher Airline," Director General of Civil Aviation Arun Mishra said.

Oct 01, 2012, 09:49 AM IST

Govt warns about safety as Kingfisher grounds flights

Debt-ridden Kingfisher Airlines was virtually grounded Monday as the passenger carrier cancelled all 50 flights after a section of its employees went on strike leaving thousands stranded.

Oct 01, 2012, 09:04 AM IST

Kingfisher operations crippled as engineers go on strike

Kingfisher flight operations were crippled on Sunday with the airline engineers going on strike protesting non-payment of salary since March.

Sep 30, 2012, 23:59 PM IST

Kingfisher Airlines pilots to go on strike again

Kingfisher, facing severe fund crunch, has not paid salaries to most of its employees, including pilots and engineers, since March this year.

Aug 29, 2012, 09:26 AM IST

Kingfisher pilots on strike again; 19 flights cancelled

Beleaguered Kingfisher Airlines faced fresh trouble Saturday with a section of pilots going on strike demanding immediate payment of salaries for March, resulting in cancellation of 19 flights.

Aug 18, 2012, 13:08 PM IST

Kingfisher strike: Aircraft lessors, bankers invoke UB's corp guarantee

As on June 30 this year, the total corporate guarantees to banks and aircraft lessors stood at Rs 8,919.86 crore, according to UB Holdings' auditor Vishnu Ram & Co.

Aug 08, 2012, 22:56 PM IST

Kingfisher workers go on strike; 31 flights cancelled

Kingfisher Airlines on Wednesday cancelled over 30 flights from Delhi and Mumbai due to a strike by a section of its employees protesting non-payment of salary.

Aug 08, 2012, 13:25 PM IST

Kingfisher pilots, engineers to go on strike today

While the airline has not paid salary to its staff since the past five months, a sizeable chunk of employees have not received salaries even for February, sources said.

Aug 08, 2012, 09:09 AM IST