SpiceJet launches Amritsar-Dubai direct flight
SpiceJet on Sunday launched a direct flight service from the city of the Golden Temple to Dubai. The flight, which had a traditional flag-off at Sri Guru Ram Das Jee International Airport, will operate on all days except Saturday. In line with the aviation tradition to mark key milestones, SpiceJet's Boeing 737NG aircraft deployed in this route was greeted with a grand water cannon salute on its arrival from Dubai. SpiceJet is the only private Indian carrier to directly connect Amritsar to any international destination. With the launch of this service, SpiceJet has direct flights to Dubai from eight Indian cities -- Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Pune, Kochi, Madurai, Amritsar, and Kozhikode.