SpiceJet, Alliance Air, and Deccan Aviation in a new livery are among eight companies that have won the bids to start regional flights in India
Budget airline SpiceJet, which has surpassed Jet Airways to become the county’s second most valued aviation company, continued to retain the position today.
Perhaps no other issue unites India as quickly as wrath against political masters. Shiv Sena parliamentarian Ravindra Gaikwad must never have thought his abrasive show of power would unite the aviation community in an unprecedented manner.
Senior Air India officials are meeting on Friday to decide how to blacklist Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad, who assaulted an Air India official at Delhi Airport, and create a no-fly list for unruly passengers.
Air India will increasingly focus on operating on the international and regional (tier 2 and tier 3) routes to increase its revenues since yields in the metro and tier 1 routes have fallen substantially due to competitive ticket pricing
The domestic aviation market grew 16% Y-o-Y in February with the domestic airlines carrying 8.7 million passengers, compared to 7.5 million a year ago during the same month
Even as the union cabinet plans to spend Rs 4,500 crore in developing 50 airports under the regional air connectivity scheme Udan (Ude Desh Ka Aam Naagrik), the reality is that regional airlines such as Air Costa and Air Pegasus have ceased operations since February 2017 and July 2016
SpiceJet Registers best OTP for the 5th successive month, Clocks 90% plus load factor for the 23rd month-in-a-row.
Indians may be flying like never before but the infrastructure crunch at metro airports is limiting their choice of flights. “The minutes quote Debashis Saha of SpiceJet saying:
In a move to give a push to ancillary revenues, SpiceJet will enter into retail business by selling products designed by fashion designer Rohit Bal and Bollywood actress Sunny Leone’s branded perfumes.