Spice-jet announced the launch of its first air cargo services and inducted its first freighter aircraft on Monday.
The aircraft company will operate the cargo services under the brand name ‘SpiceXpress’.
SpiceJet would be the first domestic airline to start air cargo services in India and will start operating from September 18.
The cargo services will operate in domestic as well as international routes.
The airline’s freighters fleet will consist of Boeing 737 planes and will be operated on an incremental direct operating cost model and extending its operations through its common pool of resources like pilots, engineers, ground staff, airport infrastructure, the airline said.