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SpiceJet to start Ahmedabad- Muscat non-stop flights

New Delhi, July 30, 2013: : SpiceJet, India’s most preferred low cost airline has commenced sale of tickets for its latest international flight on the Ahmedabad-Muscat route.

SpiceJet has been rapidly expanding its global footprint in the recent past by the addition of several foreign cities in the Middle Eastern and Asian regions on to its network. Muscat will be the ninth international destination to be served by SpiceJet. The launch of a new direct flight between Muscat, the capital city of Oman and Ahmedabad, the capital city of the State of Gujarat, will improve connectivity between two thriving centers for trade and commerce.

The airline is offering an introductory fare of just Rs 5999/- one way (inclusive of all taxes) on this route. Fares being offered by SpiceJet for Ahmedabad-Muscat flight are the most competitive in the industry. Travelers planning for a trip between Ahmedabad and Muscat can now book ticket though SpiceJet official website (www.spicejet.com ) or via toll free reservations by dialing 1800 180 3333 or through several online portals and travel agents.

Commercial flights on the Muscat-Ahmedabad route will start from August 29, 2013 and the service will be operated thrice a week on a 189 seater Boeing 737-800 New Generation aircraft.

For more details on schedule and fares please log on to www.spicejet.com.

Schedule:-
Flight Origin Destination Departure (Local time) Arrival (Local time) Frequency (Days)
SG 061 Ahmedabad Muscat 2130 hrs 2300 hrs 1,4,5
SG 062 Muscat Ahmedabad 0030 hrs 0420 hrs 2,5,6
1-Monday, 2 – Tuesday, 3- Wednesday,4- Thursday, 5 – Friday, 6 – Saturday, 7- Sunday
 
About SpiceJet: 
SpiceJet is India’s preferred airline, with 19.5% of market share in Indian domestic market, delivering the lowest air fares with the highest consumer value. The airline currently operates more than 350 daily flights to over 45 Indian cities and 8 international destinations.

The city of Agartala, Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Amritsar, Aurangabad, Bagdogra, Belgaum, Bengaluru, Bhopal, Chandigarh, Chennai, Coimbatore, Dehradun, Delhi, Goa, Guwahati, Hubli, Hyderabad, Indore, Jabalpur, Jaipur, Jammu, Kochi, Kolkata, Kozhikode, Lucknow, Madurai, Mangalore, Mumbai, Mysore, Nanded, Pondicherry, Port Blair, Pune, Rajahmundry, Srinagar, Surat, Thiruvananthapuram, Tirupati, Trichy, Tuticorin, Udaipur, Varanasi, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam and eight international destinations namely Dubai, Colombo, Kabul, Kathmandu, Riyadh, Guangzhou, Male and Sharjah are connected using our new generation fleet of 41 Boeing 737-800/ 900ER aircrafts which are of the highest standard in safety and operating efficiency along with our newly acquired 15 Bombardier Q400 aircraft for enhancing connectivity to Tier II and Tier III cities.
SpiceJet is the winner of:
  • Voted as India’s Favourite Domestic Airline for the year 2012 by Outlook Traveller
  • Voted amongst the Top 5 Best Budget Airline in Asia by Smart Travel Asia (2010, 2011 & 2012)
  • India’s International Low Cost Carrier of the Year 2012 by Travel Agents Association of India (TAAI)
  • India’s Most Outstanding Airline LCC-Domestic Award, by Travel and Hospitality ( Feb 2012)
  • Awarded for Best Website at ‘World Low Cost Airlines Asia Pacific Conference’ (2010, 2011 & 2012)
  • Voted as India’s Best Low Cost Airline by Outlook Traveller (2008, 2010 & 2011)
  • CIO 100 Award in IT efforts for customer satisfaction and business growth category (2007, 2008 ,2009, 2011 & 2012)
  • India’s best low-fare airline in a survey conducted by MaRs on behalf of Hindustan Times (Dec 2009)
  • World Travel Market Award for multi-channel approach in distribution (November 2009, London)
  • National Award (ICWAI) for excellence in Cost Management (March 2009)