Jan 15, 2016: SpiceJet will launch two new flights from Jaipur and Hyderabad to enhance connectivity between India and Dubai. With the introduction of these two new flights, SpiceJet now connects ten Indian cities with Dubai every day. The airline will deploy its Boeing 737- 800 aircraft on these routes. Flights will commence on February 16, 2016.
With the launch of our Jaipur-Dubai sector, SpiceJet will have the distinction of being the first private airline to operate a direct flight on this route. SpiceJet will also be the only airline to fly 5 times per week on this route. The flights are so timed as to allow business travellers to India's IT hub make the most of every working day.
Shilpa Bhatia, senior VP commercial, SpiceJet, said, “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 from business and leisure travellers alike. 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.”
SpiceJet operates 293 daily flights to 40 destinations, including 34 domestic and 6 international ones. SpiceJet connects its network with a fleet of 25 Boeing 737NG and 2 Airbus A320 family aircraft along with 14 Bombardier Q-400s.