The Straits Times
Published on Oct 22, 2012

Photo gallery: India's Kingfisher Airlines has its wings clipped


NEW DELHI - Kingfisher Airlines, considered among India’s best domestic airlines till last year, is paying the price for flying too high.

The airline, known for offering personal valet services at airports and free meals, has had its wings clipped after it failed to convince India’s regulator that it could offer a “safe, efficient and reliable service”.