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Spicejet to run Delhi-Kabul cargo operations from October

IANS  |  New Delhi 

Budget on Thursday tied up with Chamber of Commerce and Industries (ACCI) to run cargo operations between and from October 15.

plans to transport 1,500 tons of cargo every month on its freighter aircraft under the partnership, the said in a statement.

"In collaboration with and with the support of government of Afghanistan, will transport fresh fruits and dry fruits, carpets and other commodities from to different states of at competitive prices, which will be subsidised by the Afghan Government," the statement said.

SpiceJet has recently announced the launch of a under the brand name SpiceXpress. The signed the Memorandum of Understanding right after the induction of its first freighter aircraft, a 737-700.

"SpiceXpress which starts operation from September 18, 2018, will function as a separate business unit under SpiceXpress has laid down a detailed plan covering both domestic and international routes. To begin with the air cargo operations will cover Delhi, Bengaluru, Guwahati, Hong Kong, and Amritsar," the statement said.



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First Published: Thu, September 13 2018. 21:58 IST