Spicejet

  • DGCA has for the first time acted in the right manner: Sudhakar Reddy July 29, 2014

    In an interview with CNNIBN, General Secretary of the Communist Party of India Sudhakar Reddy said that the DGCA had for the first time acted in the right manner. Delays, cancellations and other such issues should be dealt with seriously. He suggested that the government should convert guidelines into an...
  • Passengers on the SpiceJet MumbaiDelhi flight to be refunded: DGCA July 29, 2014

    The Directorate General of Civil Aviation has asked SpiceJet to refund fares to all passengers of the MumbaiDelhi flight, which was delayed by 5 hours last month. DGCA has also asked SpiceJet to refund money charged from passengers for food and beverages. The aviation regulator also found 'serious engineering issues'...
  • DGCA raps SpiceJet after a flight delay, asks to refund fare July 28, 2014

    In a firstofitskind action, DGCA has directed SpiceJet to refund fare to all passengers of a MumbaiDelhi flight that was delayed by about five hours last month, officials said on Monday. The aviation regulator also asked the nofrills airline to refund the money it charged from passengers of this delayed...
  • War over airfare intensifies; will DGCA step in? February 20, 2013

    SpiceJet started it in January and now Jet and Indigo have followed the suit of slashing fares through promotional campaigns in a bid to attract more customers and tide over a seasonally slow month of March. And while the strategy has definitely got fliers excited, with the Jet Airways website...
  • FTN: Do the disabled continue to be discriminated against? February 22, 2012

    Jeeja Ghosh, a woman suffering from cerebral palsy, was allegedly asked to deplane a SpiceJet flight at the Kolkata airport. ...
  • Flying low: Losses galore for Indian aviation February 20, 2012

    The situation seems grim, not just for Kingfisher Airlines, but for the aviation sector as a whole, what with Jet Airways and SpiceJet posting record losses. ...
  • DGCA acts on fake pilot scam, removes top official April 19, 2011

    The disciplinary action was taken after Spicejet wrote to DGCA alleging nepotism on behalf of Passi. ...
  • Aerial Chaos: Airports fogged out, airlines a mess January 13, 2010

    Airports are fogged out and airlines in a mess with the result that passengers are at the receiving end. The year 2010 has started with a lot of pain for the air traveller. On Tuesday there was high drama on the Goa Ahmedabad SpiceJet flight whose air conditioning failed mid...
  • CJ report: Passengers stranded after Spicejet cancels flight January 10, 2010

    Seventy passengers of a Mumbaibound Spicejet flight were left stranded in Visakhapatnam on Saturday night. After issuing them boarding passes, the airline informed that the plane will not take off as the duty hours of the pilot was over. Citizen Journalist Supriya who was among those passengers shot these visuals using...
  • Watch: Odafa breaks silence on 'molestation' charge January 8, 2010

    Footballer Odafa Onyeka Okolie accused of molesting the Spice Jet airhostess finally agreed to break his silence here on CNNIBN. ...
  • Talking point: Churchill owner defends footballers January 7, 2010

    Mumbai police will chargesheet three footballers from the Churchill Brothers team after they were accused of molesting an airhostess on board a Spice Jet flight on Tuesday night. While the club and players continue to deny the incident, there seems to be enough evidence against the players. CNNIBN spoke to owner...
  • 3 Churchill players accused of 'molesting' airhostess January 6, 2010

    The Mumbai the police will chargesheet three footballers from the Churchill Brothers team after they were accused of molesting an airhostess on board a Spicejet flight on Tuesday night. While the club and players continue to deny the incident, there seems to be enough evidence against the players. ...