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Jun 25, 2019
IndiGo looking at 30% capacity growth; will take a cautious approach for international expansion plan: CEO Ronojoy DuttaIn May this year, the founders of the budget carrier — Rahul Bhatia and Rakesh Gangwal — had locked horns over strategies and ambitions for IndiGo.
Apr 24, 2019
Hired about 1,000 Jet Airways employees; will add 40 more planes in next few weeks, says SpiceJet CMD Ajay SinghThe SpiceJet chief said he is happy to to reduce inconvenience to flyers and provide jobs to the Jet Airways employees, the report said.
Apr 23, 2019
SpiceJet to start 28 daily flights from 26 April on domestic routes amid bids to hike capacity to meet peak season trafficSpiceJet said on Tuesday the new flights from Mumbai are on the Mumbai-Jaipur-Mumbai, Mumbai-Amritsar-Mumbai, Mumbai-Mangalore-Mumbai and Mumbai-Coimbatore-Mumbai sectors.
Apr 20, 2019
SpiceJet hires 500 employees, including 100 pilots from grounded Jet Airways; to give priority to those who lost jobsBudget carrier SpiceJet Ltd said on Friday it will prioritise hiring employees of Jet Airways Ltd who are losing their jobs after the crisis-hit airline halted all flight operations indefinitely this week.
Apr 19, 2019
SpiceJet to induct six more Boeing 737s, launch 24 new daily flights; seeks to encash gap left by Jet AirwaysSpiceJet will induct six more Boeing 737-800 NG aircraft on dry lease and it has applied to the DGCA for a no-objection certificate (NOC) to import these planes, the airline said in a statement.
Feb 16, 2019
Low-cost carrier AirAsia India offers 20% discounts on ticket prices across flights for 7 daysAirAsia's seven day offer commences from 18 February for travel between 25 February and 31 July
Feb 15, 2019
IndiGo cancels 130 flights today, around 10% of budget carrier's operations; services to normalise from 31 MarchIndiGo has not pulled out any additional flights other than the schedule cancellations but refused to issue a stateme
Feb 14, 2019
IndiGo cuts 30 flights daily to 'slightly adjust' schedules; to reduce some flights in March as a proactive measureShortage of pilots continued to hamper operations of budget carrier IndiGo
Feb 13, 2019
IndiGo pulls out 30 flights as pilot shortage continues to hamper operations, says cancellations to go on for a few more daysIndiGo has cancelled 30 flights on Tuesday due to the on-going pilot shortages. Most flights have been cancelled from Kolkata, Hyderabad and Chennai.
Jan 07, 2019
Domestic carriers inducted over 100 aircraft in 2018; passenger traffic clocks about 20% growth for past 4 yearsThe nine major Indian carriers together took deliveries of over 120 planes comprising both twin and single aisle as well as regional jets in the just-concluded year as against 88 planes inducted in 2017.