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SpiceJet starts flights from Jaipur, Hyderabad to Dubai

Dubai - "Dubai is SpiceJet's key international market," said Ajay Singh, chairman and managing director, SpiceJet.

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Published: Fri 29 Jan 2016, 11:00 PM

Last updated: Sat 30 Jan 2016, 12:42 PM

Indian budget carrier SpiceJet began the new year by announcing the launch of two new flights from Jaipur and Hyderabad to Dubai. The new flights will begin from February 16.
"Dubai is SpiceJet's key international market," said Ajay Singh, chairman and managing director, SpiceJet.
"We will continue to increase our presence here. Our customers can expect many more flights and many more exciting offers in the coming months."
With these new flights, SpiceJet will connect 10 Indian cities with Dubai every day. For the launch of the two new services, the airline is offering an introductory, all-inclusive, one-way fare of Rs6,499 between Jaipur and Dubai. For the Hyderabad-Dubai sector, fares start at Rs7,999 (all inclusive), while the Dubai-Hyderabad fares are available at Rs7,199 (all inclusive) on a first-come-first served basis.
SpiceJet is the first private airline to launch a direct flight on the Jaipur-Dubai sector and will be the only airline to fly five times a week on this route. The scheduling of the Hyderabad-Dubai flights are so timed as to allow business travellers to India's IT hub make the most of every working day.
"We see huge potential, especially from non-metro cities such as Jaipur, waiting to be unlocked and over the years we have also witnessed a resurgence in demand on the Hyderabad-Dubai route," said Shilpa Bhatia, senior VP Commercial, SpiceJet.
"Dubai is a key market in increasing our footprint across the Middle East and with these flight launches we aim to provide our customers with better and more convenient travel options."
Earlier, to mark the celebration of the UAE's 44th National Day, SpiceJet had announced a special fares. The National Day sale was open till December 3 and the travel period covered was from February 1 to October 29, 2016. The offer was for outgoing direct flights from Dubai to Indian destinations served by SpiceJet.
SpiceJet is India's #2 budget airline that has made flying more affordable for more Indians than ever before. It operates 293 daily flights to 40 destinations, including 34 domestic and six international ones.
SpiceJet connects its network with a fleet of 25 Boeing 737NG and two Airbus A320 family aircraft along with 14 Bombardier Q-400s. The majority of SpiceJet's fleet offers SpiceMAX, the most spacious economy class seating in India as an additional fee option.

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