Air India approves redevelopment of staff colony in Delhi

Air India approves redevelopment of staff colony in Delhi

2018-09-28T13:36:03+00:00 On

NBCC India, a state-owned construction company, said it has been given ‘in principle’ approval by Air India to redevelop the airline’s staff quarters in Delhi. The permission has been given to redevelop two plots of lands — a 30-acre plot in Vasant…

SpiceJet becomes first Indian airline to start Hyderabad-Bangkok flights

SpiceJet becomes first Indian airline to start Hyderabad-Bangkok flights

2018-09-19T13:09:19+00:00 On

Low-cost carrier SpiceJet said it will start new, daily flights from Hyderabad to Bangkok and Guwahati from Oct 10, becoming the first Indian airline to have a direct flight from Hyderabad to Bangkok, a popular holiday destination for Indians. Before this, people…

Spicejet announces flights to Kanpur and Varanasi from Bangalore, Mumbai, Kolkata

Spicejet announces flights to Kanpur and Varanasi from Bangalore, Mumbai, Kolkata

2018-09-12T15:59:02+00:00 On

SpiceJet, the most aggressive of India’s low-cost carriers, announced four new flights from Kanpur and Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh. While the new flights connect Varanasi to Bangalore and Kolkata, Kanpur is being connected with Mumbai. With this, said SpiceJet, it will be…

Jet Airways to put cost-cutting measures before board on Monday

Jet Airways to put cost-cutting measures before board on Monday

2018-08-22T15:36:25+00:00 On

The board of directors of Jet Airways, the body that acts as the representative of all shareholders, will on Monday consider the cost cutting measures proposed by the management of the airline, the company said. “The Audit Committee and the Board of…

SpiceJet launches daily flights to Bangkok from Hyderabad

SpiceJet launches daily flights to Bangkok from Hyderabad

2018-08-22T15:09:54+00:00 On

SpiceJet said it would start six new daily direct flights on both domestic and international routes starting from 10th October 2018. These flights cover Hyderabad, Guwahati, Patna and Bangkok. There will be new daily flights from Hyderabad to Bangkok. The inaugural fare from…

SpiceJet starts ‘monsoon sale’ starting at Rs 999 base fare

SpiceJet starts ‘monsoon sale’ starting at Rs 999 base fare

2018-07-04T11:51:36+00:00 On

SpiceJet said it has started selling tickets under its ‘Mega Monsoon Sale’ with ticket prices starting at Rs 999 for travel in India. The five-day sale launched today will be open till midnight of Monday, 8 July 2018. Bookings can be made…

Spicejet launches new flights from Bangalore, Chennai, Mangalore, Kozhikode & Hyderabad

Spicejet launches new flights from Bangalore, Chennai, Mangalore, Kozhikode & Hyderabad

2018-05-23T12:56:12+00:00 On

SpiceJet has introduced ten new flights between South Indian cities of Mangalore, Kozhikode, Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad and Rajahmundry. Three new flights have been introduced from Chennai — to Kozhikode, Hyderabad and Mangalore, while Hyderabad will see two new flights — to Chennai…

SpiceJet defies rising fuel prices to post an increase in Q4 profit

SpiceJet defies rising fuel prices to post an increase in Q4 profit

2018-05-11T13:46:08+00:00 On

Low-cost airline SpiceJet reported a resilient set of numbers for the Jan-Mar quarter despite increasing fuel prices, posting its 13th quarterly profit in a row. Despite worries over rising crude prices, the company managed a slight increase in its net profit to…

Mahindra chosen as Indian partner for Japan’s ShinMaywa US-2 aircraft

Mahindra chosen as Indian partner for Japan’s ShinMaywa US-2 aircraft

2018-04-11T11:52:35+00:00 On

Mahindra Defence, part of the Mahindra Group, has been selected as the local partner for Japanese aircraft maker ShinMaywa’s manufacturing and related operations for its US-2 seaplane in India. The amphibious aircraft can be used for both civilian and military purposes and…

Indigo, Go Air can use grounded planes after changing engines: Jayant Sinha

Indigo, Go Air can use grounded planes after changing engines: Jayant Sinha

2018-03-13T13:05:43+00:00 On

Aviation minister Jayant Sinha said India’s largest airline Indigo and competitor Go Air can use their grounded planes if they are able to secure ‘alternative engines’ to be used in place of the faulty ones. “We do not consider these engines safe,”…