SpiceJet joins global airlines grouping IATA as member

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SpiceJet is the first Indian budget carrier to join the International Air Transport Association (IATA), which has over 290 airlines as members.The membership allows SpiceJet to explore and grow its collaborations with international member airlines of IATA through interlining and code shares

About SpiceJet:

SpiceJet is a low-cost airline headquartered in Gurgaon, India. It is the fourth largest airline in the country by number of domestic passengers carried, with a market share of 13.3% as of October 2017.

About IATA:

  • The International Air Transport Association is a trade association of the world’s airlines. Consisting of 290 airlines, primarily major carriers, representing 117 countries, the IATA’s member airlines account for carrying approximately 82% of total available seat miles air traffic.
  • Formed in April 1945, it is the successor to the International Air Traffic Association, which was formed in 1919 & is headquartered in Montreal, Quebec, Canada with Executive Offices in Geneva, Switzerland.

Source:The Hindu

 

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