SpiceJet has been designated as “Indian scheduled service” to function flight providers to the UK from India, the Gurugram-based no-frills airline stated in a regulatory submitting on Friday.
On Thursday, the airline was allowed to fly on India-US routes by the governments of the 2 international locations below the bilateral air providers pact.
“We want to inform you that by way of the Air Providers Settlement between the Authorities of India and the UK, SpiceJet has been designated as Indian scheduled service to function on agreed providers between India and the UK,” SpiceJet stated within the submitting.
An air service settlement is a bilateral settlement to permit worldwide industrial air transport providers between signatories.
SpiceJet will get the nod to fly to the UK at a time when all worldwide industrial air passenger providers are suspended since March 22 resulting from visa and journey restrictions within the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
Nevertheless, varied evacuation and constitution flights are being presently operated to fly again stranded Indians in varied international locations and likewise transport overseas nationals, who’re caught in India, to their international locations.
At present, government-run Air India is the one home airline flying between India and the UK.
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