SpiceJet News Stories

SpiceJet Expanding Into Space Left By Jet Airways

April 17, 2019

Indian low cost carrier SpiceJet is taking advantage of the demise of competitor Jet Airways, announcing the introduction of 21 additional aircraft.


Bombardier Q400 Capacity Increase Certified For Operation

August 1, 2018

Bombardier’s 90-seat Q400 aircraft configuration has received its certification from Transport Canada, as it prepares for first delivery.


SpiceJet Orders CFM 737 MAX Engines In $12.5 Bn Deal

March 11, 2018

Indian airline SpiceJet has signed an agreement with CFM International to buy LEAP-1B engines to power 155 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft in a USD$12.5 billion list price deal.


SpiceJet Firms Up Order For Bombardier Q400s

September 29, 2017

Bombardier and SpiceJet have agreed an order for 25 Q400 aircraft, and purchase rights for a further 25.


Spicejet Flight Skids Off Runway In Mumbai

September 19, 2017

A SpiceJet flight with 183 passengers onboard overshot a runway at Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji airport on Tuesday evening.



Boeing Rounds Off Paris With 125-Plane Deal

June 22, 2017

Boeing kicked off the final day of the Paris Air Show with a commitment for 125 737 MAX 8s from an unidentified airline customer.


Boeing Has Strong Start To Paris Air Show

June 19, 2017

Boeing had a strong opening day of the Paris Air Show, announcing orders for the 737, particularly for the MAX 10 it announced earlier in the day.


SpiceJet Adds To Boeing 737 MAX Order

January 13, 2017

India’s SpiceJet has announced an order with Boeing for 100 737 MAX 8s in a deal worth USD$11 billion at current list prices.


India Pushes To Extend Air Travel Boom

July 1, 2016

India will push to get 90 new airports up and running over the next 12 months, under a government plan to service smaller cities that have missed out on the country's air travel boom.


Indian Cabinet Approves Aviation Policy

June 15, 2016

India has made it easier for the country's airlines to fly abroad as part of the first set of comprehensive rules governing civil aviation designed to boost air travel and economic growth.