SpiceJet to connect Dubai with Delhi, Mumbai

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New Delhi, June 08, 2012: SpiceJet, India’s most preferred low fare airline, is further expanding its wings in international sky and would be launching its service to Dubai, one of the most sought after destinations in Asia. SpiceJet is connecting Dubai with daily services to India’s two biggest metros—Delhi and Mumbai and inaugural flights are set for last week of this month.

The first flight to Dubai will be on June 25 2102 at 11:55 AM from Delhi and the first flight from Mumbai will take-off at 08:30 PM. Tickets for Delhi-Dubai and Mumbai-Dubai flights will be available for booking from today.

SpiceJet will fly its New Generation Boeing 737-800 on these international sectors. SpiceJet will ensure the most competitive fares in the Industry for its passengers with compromising on the service it offers.

SpiceJet already operates on two international routes namely—Delhi-Kathmandu and Chennai-Colombo. Dubai would be SpiceJet’s third international destination. In domestic market, SpiceJet has a wide network and connects 34 destinations.

"The Government of India has taken substantial and positive steps to open the market and allowing private carriers to connect with new international destinations. To leverage the opportunity and offer quality services at affordable price to our passengers, we are pleased to announce the launch of flights to Dubai with more exciting destinations coming soon." SpiceJet Chief Executive Officer Neil Mills said.

SpiceJet has received all the required regulatory/government approvals from concerned authorities in India as well as from Dubai (United Arab Emirates) to launch its services and put tickets on sale.

With superb facilities at Dubai International Airport, Dubai offers excellent shopping and a variety of sports and leisure activities. Dubai has something to offer to everyone and is a preferred choice for many Indians for tourism, business and employment. SpiceJet looks forward to welcoming its passengers to Dubai.

To celebrate this earlier launch, SpiceJet is offering introductory airfares starting from just Rs.4,477 (plus government taxes) one way, on the two routes connecting Dubai with Delhi and Mumbai, which will be a limited seat offer on our online bookings.

SpiceJet made its debut into the global skies about two years ago with the launch of its first international flight from New Delhi to Nepal's capital Kathmandu on October 7, 2010. This was followed shortly by flight from Chennai to Colombo, Sri Lanka on October 9, 2010.

Tickets can be booked through www.spicejet.com or Toll Free Reservation at +91 987 180 3333 OR +91 965 400 3333 and through Travel Agents. For more details on schedule and fares please log on to www.spicejet.com.

Schedule:

Schedule in IST*
Flight No. From Departure To Arrival Frequency Date Introductory Fares
SG 011 Delhi Dubai 11:55 hrs 15:15 hrs Daily 25-Jun-12 Rs 4477(plus taxes)
SG 014 Dubai Mumbai 16:15 hrs 19:15 hrs Daily 25-Jun-12 Rs 4477(plus taxes)
SG 013 Mumbai Dubai 20:30 hrs 23:25 hrs Daily 25-Jun-12 Rs 4477(plus taxes)
SG 012 Dubai Delhi 00:40 hrs 04:05 hrs Daily 25-Jun-12 Rs 4477(plus taxes)

*subject to DGCA aprroval

About SpiceJet:
SpiceJet is India’s most preferred airline, with more than 17% of market share, delivering the lowest air fares with the highest consumer value. We operate more than 275 daily flights to 34 Indian cities and 2 international destinations. The city of Agartala, Ahmadabad, Bangalore, Baghdogra, Calicut, Chennai, Coimbatore, Delhi, Guwahati, Goa, Hyderabad, Jammu, Jaipur, Kochi, Kolkata, Madurai, Mangalore, Mumbai, Pune, Port Blair, Srinagar, Surat, Varanasi and Vishakhapatnam and two international destinations, Kathmandu and Colombo are connected using our new generation fleet of 34 Boeing 737-800/ 900ER aircraft which are of highest standard in safety and operating efficiency.

SpiceJet has acquired 7 new Bombardier Q400 aircraft for enhancing connectivity to Tier II and Tier III cities. On this aircraft SpiceJet now flies to Aurangabad, Bangalore, Bhopal, Calicut, Chennai, Goa, Hyderabad, Indore, Kochi, Madurai, Mangalore, Rajahmundry, Tirupati, Trichy, Trivandrum, Tuticorin, Vijayawada, and Vizag.
SpiceJet is the winner of:
  • Travel and Hospitality India’s Most Outstanding Airline LCC-Domestic Award (Feb 2012, New Delhi)
  • Smart Travel Asia’s Top 5 Best Budget Airlines in Asia (Aug 2010) and in Top 10 list for 2 consecutive years (Aug 2008 & Sept 2009, Hong Kong)
  • Outlook Traveler’s Best Low Cost Airline (Feb 2008 & Feb 2010)
  • Award for Best Website at ‘World Low Cost Airlines Asia Pacific Conference’ (January 2010 & Feb 2012, Singapore)
  • India’s best low-fare airline in a survey conducted by MaRs on behalf of Hindustan Times (December 2009)
  • World Travel Market Award for multi-channel approach in distribution (November 2009, London)
  • National Award (ICWAI) for excellence in Cost Management (March 2009)
  • CIO 100 Award for IT efforts for customer satisfaction and business growth (2007, 2008 & 2009)
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