Topic Author
Posts: 2775
Joined: Sat May 14, 2005 8:13 am

US Seeks JET Airways Security Details From India

Tue Jul 05, 2005 1:49 pm

As per an article in NewIndpress, US govt. is seeking information on Jet Airways from Civil Aviation Ministry of India. Some selected Quotes:

It's learnt that Robert Blake, currently the US Acting Ambassador and Charge D' Affaires in India, has written to the Civil Aviation Ministry in this regard.
Sources said attention has been drawn particularly to charges that the airline received funds from Dawood Ibrahim Kaskar between 1991 and 1993. Dawood had been designated an international terrorist by the US government.

Jet Airways, Inc., claims to have also submitted a CD with information in support of its allegations. Here, the airline alleges that Jet Airways (India) received funds from the “Kaskar family”. It has questioned the original transfer of $10 million with which Jet Airways was started in 1991.



[Edited 2005-07-05 07:13:09]

Popular Searches On

Top Photos of Last:   24 Hours  •  48 Hours  •  7 Days  •  30 Days  •  180 Days  •  365 Days  •  All Time

Military Aircraft Every type from fighters to helicopters from air forces around the globe

Classic Airliners Props and jets from the good old days

Flight Decks Views from inside the cockpit

Aircraft Cabins Passenger cabin shots showing seat arrangements as well as cargo aircraft interior

Cargo Aircraft Pictures of great freighter aircraft

Government Aircraft Aircraft flying government officials

Helicopters Our large helicopter section. Both military and civil versions

Blimps / Airships Everything from the Goodyear blimp to the Zeppelin

Night Photos Beautiful shots taken while the sun is below the horizon

Accidents Accident, incident and crash related photos

Air to Air Photos taken by airborne photographers of airborne aircraft

Special Paint Schemes Aircraft painted in beautiful and original liveries

Airport Overviews Airport overviews from the air or ground

Tails and Winglets Tail and Winglet closeups with beautiful airline logos