Jet Airways Strike

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Written Assignment Format
Name: Ankita Sharma
Due Date / Day: 3rd January 2011
Class: 27th batch H.R
Roll No: 2703142
Subject: IRTU

Assignment No: 1
Topic: Industrial dispute in a company
Title of the Assignment: A report on Jet Airways strike.
Signature: (Of the student)

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A Report on
JET AIRWAYS Pilots strike
About Jet Airways:
* Jet Airways is (India) Private Limited is India’s leading private airline. * It has a market share of about 29 percent.
* Jet operates a relatively young fleet of Boeing 737 jets and ATR 72 turboprops. * Its reputation for punctuality and outstanding service attracts at large.

Important years for Jet Airways:
* 1993: Jet Airways begins domestic operations flying Boeing 737 jets. * 1997: Kuwait Airways and gulf Air sell their stakes in Jet Airways. * 1999: A regional network is launched with turboprop aircraft. * 2004: The first international services are started.

* 2007: Acquired Air Sahara and re-launched it as jet lite.

The Jet Airways Pilot went on five day strike starting from 7th September 2009 to 10th September 2009.
The problem started way back in October 2008 when around 1900 employees of Jet Airways were fired out amongst 800 was laid off. Later they were taken back in a period of a week. National Aviator Guild formed on 24th July claiming a membership of 680 people. But, to show the dissent against employees demand the management sacked two employees without prior information. This did not go well with other pilots and they announced...
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