Tuesday February 24, 2015
SpiceJet has cleared its major outstanding dues related to Income Tax (TDS) payments, the airline said in a release today.
Tuesday February 24, 2015
Budget carrier SpiceJet on Tuesday put one lakh seats up for grabs on both its domestic and international routes as it rolled out another discount sale offer with tickets priced as low as Rs 1,699 for travel within the country.
Press Trust of India | Friday February 13, 2015
The FIA has also called for setting up a dedicated fund for scheduled airlines.
Wednesday February 11, 2015
SpiceJet's "cheaper-than-train-fares" sale, announced on Wednesday, promises to add fuel to fire in the ongoing air fare war in the domestic airline industry. The budget carrier is selling one-way air tickets for as low as Rs 599 (all-inclusive), mak...
Wednesday February 4, 2015
Budget carrier SpiceJet on Wednesday launched another discounted ticket scheme, offering fares as low as Rs 1,599 across its domestic network for travel between February 15 and April 15 to celebrate Valentine's Day.
Wednesday January 21, 2015
In fresh trouble for the budget carrier SpiceJet, aircraft lessors have approached the aviation regulator DGCA, seeking its permission to repossess 11 Boeing planes of the airline, even as its revival plan is under review of the Civil Aviation Minist...
Friday January 16, 2015
SpiceJet co-founder Ajay Singh is returning to rescue the struggling carrier he sold nearly four years ago. Mr Singh, who helped found SpiceJet in 2005, has agreed to take control of the ownership and management of the airline from its majority owner...
Tuesday January 13, 2015
While low-cost airline IndiGo has launched a 90-day advance purchase scheme, offering a starting fare of Rs 1,647 (for Delhi-Lucknow sector), the Naresh Goyal-promoted Jet Airways has offered fares as low as Rs 1,832 (excluding taxes) for a one-way j...
World News | Reuters | Monday December 29, 2014
As AirAsia Bhd grapples with its first airliner disaster since its founding a dozen years ago, Asia's biggest budget carrier will have little margin for error given tough competition and thin profits in the sector.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday December 29, 2014
Malaysian mogul Tony Fernandes, who transformed a floundering carrier into Asia's biggest budget airline, faces his first major crisis after an AirAsia plane went missing Sunday with 162 people on board.
Wednesday December 17, 2014
Budget carrier SpiceJet's flights resumed from 4 pm on Wednesday. The airline was forced to ground its entire fleet this morning after oil companies, which are owed money by the airline, refused to refuel its planes.
India News | Sandeep Phukan | Monday December 15, 2014
Budget airline Spicejet, which has been battling financial troubles, has got a one-week breather from the government, to come up with a concrete funding plan to turn around the fortunes of the ailing airline.
Saturday December 6, 2014
The aviation regulator is said to have cracked the whip on the airline after it said that as part of its cost-cutting initiative it would only operate 22-24 aircraft, down from 35 planes which were in service till two months ago.
Sunday November 16, 2014
The airline auditors in their recent report have cast doubts over the ability of media baron Kalanithi Maran's budget carrier to run it as a "going concern".
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 12, 2014
Dumping the official executive jet that he is entitled to, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday flew economy class on a budget airline to his home state of Goa.
Monday November 3, 2014
Domestic budget airline SpiceJet has been at the forefront of announcing promotional schemes to attract flyers. Speaking to NDTV Profit, Sanjiv Kapoor, chief operating officer of SpiceJet, the airline has seen a bump-up in passenger traffic, whenever...
Wednesday October 15, 2014
Indian budget airline IndiGo has agreed to buy 250 A320 planes from Airbus, a purchase that could be worth $25.5 billion (over Rs. 1.5 lakh crore) and rank as the largest single order of jets from the European plane maker.
Tuesday October 14, 2014
Budget carrier SpiceJet Ltd's top official warned the loss-making airline still needs new funding to anchor its turnaround efforts, even as its operating performance improves with higher revenue per seat amid reduced capacity.
Wednesday October 1, 2014
AirAsia Bhd, Asia's largest budget airline by passengers, is in talks with the Dubai authorities to start flying into the emirate, group chief executive Tony Fernandes has said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday September 28, 2014
Air France's main pilots' union on Sunday announced the end of a crippling, two-week strike held over the development of the airline's low-cost subsidiary.
Sunday September 14, 2014
Air Indias board has cleared a proposal for sending its pilots on deputation to its budget arm, Air India Express, which has been facing shortage of commanders for some time now, according to airline sources.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 14, 2014
The Air India board has cleared a proposal for sending its pilots on deputation to its budget arm, Air India Express, which has been facing shortage of commanders for some time now, airline sources said today.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday September 8, 2014
Irish budget airline Ryanair agreed to buy 100 aircraft from Boeing for $11 billion, with an option to purchase another 100 planes from the aerospace giant, the companies announced on Monday.
Jaipur News | Associated Press | Friday September 5, 2014
AirAsia India today launched daily flight services to Chandigarh and Jaipur from its current hub Bangalore, marking its entry in the North Indian market.