Government unveils national air cargo policy
Wednesday, January 16, 2019, 10:22 AM
The government unveiled its much-awaited national air cargo policy, which seeks to make India among the top five air freight markets by 2025, besides creating air transport shipment hubs at all major airports over the next six years. The policy document released during the two-day Global Aviation Summit 2019, stated that the policy will encourage code sharing/inter-line agreements between foreign and Indian carriers.
SpiceJet To Launch Air Cargo Services From September 18
Monday, September 10, 2018, 4:28 PM
India's SpiceJet Ltd said on Monday it would launch dedicated air cargo services from September 18 as the low-cost airline looks to boost revenue and expand its footprint beyond commercial passenger operations. The airline said it would have a separate air cargo fleet comprising Boeing Co 737 planes, and that it planned to add the first four aircraft by the 2019 fiscal year.