Tuesday, December 12, 2017

SpiceJet To Launch Additional Flights For Year-End Holiday Season. Check Out The Routes

Spicejet launched six new additional flights anticipating a surge in demand owing to the upcoming holiday season. The new seasonal flights will be effective from December 22, 2017 and will continue till February 5, 2018, the company said. The airline will operate the new daily direct flights on the Chennai - Kochi, Chennai - Kolkata and Kolkata - Port Blair routes. SpiceJet will deploy its Boeing 737-800 aircraft on these sectors. Leisure travel sees a seasonal surge during the winter months.

Christmas and New Year signals the beginning of the winter tourist season in India.

Bookings for tickets are now open on www.spicejet.com, SpiceJet's mobile apps and through online travel portals and travel agents, the company said. SpiceJet operates 396 average daily flights to 51 destinations, including 44 domestic and 7 international ones.

Domestic airlines carried 954.45 lakh passengers in the first 10 months of 2017 (January-October), as against 813.70 lakh in the corresponding period of the previous year, registering a growth of 17.30 per cent, according to data from aviation regulator DGCA (Directorate General of Civil Aviation).
12/12/17 NDTV