FAA Downgrade May Hurt Air India, Jet Airways Alliances

India’s two biggest airlines, state-run Air India Ltd and Jet Airways (India) Ltd, could be worse hit than previously thought and may lose their code-sharing privilege on US routes if the US aviation regulator downgrades India’s air safety ranking over the coming fortnight.

The airlines will have to snap ties with American counterparts — a move that may have an impact on Air India’s entry into the prestigious Star Alliance and Jet Airways’ plan to integrate its network with that of Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways PJSC, which has bought a stake in it.

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