Ajay Singh, CMD, SpiceJet Airlines has said that the reinduction of all the 13 grounded 737 Max flights will be completed over the next 15 days. Singh said that reinduction of two of them have already been done and scheduled operations will start soon.
Calling the recertified Max carriers as most safest and comfortable carriers in the world, the SpiceJet CEO said that the reinduction of the Max carriers will usher in a new spirit and commitment towards building SpiceJet a sustainable airline oft he region .
Max carriers consumes 20 per cent less fuel and 40 per cent less sound compared to conventional engine, he said. The cabin offers larger legroom and will have 5 rows of premium economy seats. With reinduction of Max carriers, SpiceJet will be able to fly direct to mid to long haul destinations like Moscow, Istanbul, etc. This, Singh said, was not feasible on NG engines.SpiceJet conducted a media fam on the re-inducted Max carrier from Delhi to Gwalior and back to showcase the safety and comfort of the flight.