Dec 18, 2006
Indian Budget Airlines See Revenue Boost From Cargo. Indian budget airlines plan to carry express cargo as they look at alternative revenue streams to boost their financials amid falling passenger fares. Low-cost airlines such as Air Deccan, SpiceJet and GoAir expect package and document shipments to make up at least 10 percent of their revenue in their first full year of cargo operations. Dec 15, 2006
GoAir recently launched cargo operations while SpiceJet hopes to start in the second half of 2007 and Air Deccan plans to lift on-board courier from February 2007. Currently, air cargo within India is carried primarily by full service carriers Jet Airways, state-run Indian...