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Man dies after falling ill onboard Bhubaneswar-Kolkata SpiceJet flight

According to officials, the SpiceJet flight 623 was immediately diverted to Bhubaneswar after the passenger, who was identified as Ashok Kumar Sharma, complained of breathing problems with suspected paralysis.

Ahmedabad airport runway incursion: Licence of SpiceJet pilot suspended

The incident occurred at Sardar Vallabhai Patel International Airport on July 9 when SpiceJet flight SG 2988, while taxiing toward the runway for take-off to Jaipur crossed its holding point.


SpiceJet to shift Mumbai operations to CSIA's Terminal 2 from October 1

A statement by the airlines said that the move is being made to bring all its operations under one terminal and also to substantially cut down the costs for the airline.

Delhi Airport: IndiGo, SpiceJet to shift operations to T3

IndiGo will shift a part of its flights to T3 from T2, while SpiceJet will shift its full operations at T2 to T3. GoAir, which operates only out of T2, will continue to do so.

DGCA suspends flying licences of 2 SpiceJet pilots for one year

Licences of the two pilots -- Ajinkya Hanchate and Tushar Dasgupta -- have been suspended for one year and they also have to undergo corrective training.

Highest market share in nearly 5 years for SpiceJet, but IndiGo still on top

Spicejet, now the second-largest domestic carrier, added 30 planes — mostly Boeing 737s — taking its operational fleet strength to 95. Jet Airways suspended all operations on April 17 due to financial crisis.


DGCA cracks whip, suspends flying licences of two SpiceJet pilots for violation

The six-month suspension of the flying licenses of the two pilots — Aarati Gunasekaran and Saurabh Gulia — has been effective from July 2, the day of the incident, PTI quoted an official as saying.

Ruckus over flight delay at Mumbai airport

Passengers were inconvenienced after a SpiceJet flight was delayed allegedly due to technical problems both on Friday and Saturday.

Mumbai: Passengers prevent SpiceJet flights from taking off after Durgapur-bound plane gets delayed

Among the passengers were those who were accommodated after another Mumbai-Durgapur flight, which was supposed to depart Friday at 7.50 am, was cancelled.

Kolkata: SpiceJet technician killed after getting stuck in aircraft's landing door; DGCA, police begin probe

The body was so badly stuck that fire brigade had to cut it out from the landing gear of the aircraft to remove it. The body has been sent for post mortem.

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How often our airlines experience technical snags: News in Numbers

Domestic airlines have reported the number of technical snags they have experienced. Of them all, IndiGo's numbers jump out, because it first reported 340 odd snags and when rivals reported the number suspect, it was revised to over 14,000 snags.