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Except SpiceJet, all pvt airlines to post profit in Q3

Except SpiceJet, all pvt airlines to post profit in Q3

With the help of declining fuel prices, GoAir and IndiGo are expected to register profits, too. The Centre for Asia-Pacific Aviation expects SpiceJet to post a loss of Rs 240-300 crore (Rs 2.4-3 billion), excluding one-offs, for the December quarter, while rival Jet Airways is expected to post a Rs 120-180 crore (Rs 1.2-1.8 billion) profit in this quarter. With the help of declining fuel prices, GoAir and IndiGo are expected to register profits, too. “Overall, the quarter was a very ..., 4 days ago

SpiceJet's pain is IndiGo's gain

Latter's market share rises to 36.1% in Dec; best on-time performance across metro airports Sharp fleet reductions by SpiceJet in December last year benefited IndiGo, which saw its market share rise to 36.1 per cent during the month, three percentage points more than in November. SpiceJet’s share fell four percentage points to 10.4 per cent, its lowest in 2014. Other carriers gained market share,  too, with state-run Air India recording a rise of one percentage point to 18.6 per ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago What SpiceJet is doing to arrest loss  Rediff.com2 months ago

SpiceJet saga: Lessons to learn for low-cost carrier

Globally, the low-cost model has worked when you ‘bombard’ one sector with several flights and frequencies, notes Anjuli Bhargava Even as I write this column, the fate of low-cost airline SpiceJet hangs in the balance. Investors continued to perform due diligence on the carrier to assess whether it makes sense to invest or not. Newspaper reports claimed that several pilots had resigned and the airline was looking to lay off more employees. As more details of how things went wrong in ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

IndiGo lures grounded SpiceJet pilots

Also, offering jobs to SpiceJet pilots are Jet Airways and Vistara. Low-cost carrier SpiceJet is in deep financial trouble but its pilots are high in demand. The airline is trying to save on wage costs by cutting the normal notice period of six months by about half for pilots who have already resigned. However, market leader IndiGo has offered the latter their basic pay for the period till March (when the notice period gets over) if they join. Sources in the sector told Business Standard about ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago Troubles galore for SpiceJet, with lessons for IndiGo  Rediff.com1 month ago

IndiGo, Jet Airways gain while SpiceJet loses market share

Overall, the domestic traffic grew 14.35 per cent  in November in comparison to the corresponding month in 2013. Image: Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi. Photograph: Courtesy, Kprateek88/Wikimedia Commons. In November, IndiGo retained the top position among domestic airlines, increasing its market share to 33.5 per cent, while SpiceJet’s share fell to 14.9 per cent from 17.3 per cent in October, as it cut its fleet and cancelled flights. Jet Airways’ share rose ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

The two pitfalls that led to SpiceJet's financial debacle

The airline dropped fares to gain customer load, but failed to cover the cost of its flights Two mistakes in SpiceJet’s strategy brought the airline to its present financial crisis. One happened two years ago when SpiceJet under chief executive officer Neil Mills decided to change the airline’s business model. It wanted to cash in on a first-mover advantage by flying to smaller cities. As a result, it was forced to change its single aircraft configuration of Boeings and added the ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

This dying art has all the reasons to exist

A 4,500-years-old tradition and the only blue one would see in clothing, cotton or denim. Indigo dye has the longevity of human skin and hence was used to mummify the deceased in their tombs in Egypt. The blue is extracted from the plants native to the ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

It's going to be an uphill drive for Manza

In the first six months of the year, the mid-sized sedan’s sales have dipped 26%   The Manza is struggling to keep pace with rivals in its segment, fuelling the possibility that Tata Motors may put its only mid-sized sedan on the backburner. In the first six months of the year, the Mumbai-based automobile company has managed to sell only 776 units of the Manza, a drop of 26 per cent from 1,054 in the same period last year. The average monthly sales volume for the Manza this year has ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

ATF price cut to help airlines save big

Domestic carriers’ fuel bill to fall by Rs 1,200 cr in second half of 2014-15With state-owned marketing companies reducing the prices of aviation turbine fuel to Rs 59,943 a kilolitre from December 1 -- 4.1 per cent lower than the previous month -- domestic airlines’ fuel bill in the second half of 2014-15 is estimated to come down by a combined Rs 1,200 crore (Rs 12 billion).ATF for domestic carriers has become 11.22 per cent cheaper since October and is expected to see more price ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Fiat, Maruti, Tata in race to replace Kolkata's Ambassador cabs

Afer Maruti Suzuki and Tata Motors, now Fiat is set to join the race to replace Hindustan Motors’ Ambassador cars in Kolkata’s taxi segment. Image: Ambassador car. Photograph: Reuters The Ambassador cars, which enjoyed a near monopoly in Kolkata’s taxi segment for decades, is now out of market with Hindustan Motors suspending operations at its Uttarpara plant in Hooghly district of the state. Meanwhile auto majors like Maruti Suzuki and Tata Motors have already introduced ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago Planning to buy a car? 7 fantastic offers from Tata Motors  Rediff.com2 months ago
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