MUMBAI: low cost carrier SpiceJet plans for Dismiss 1,400 employees – around 15% of its workers – until the end of March, as part of your recovery plan. The airline confirmed the decision saying the move will help it save up to Rs 100 million annually. The cash-strapped airline currently has around 9,000 employees.
“It currently operates around 32 aircraft and another ten aircraft on wet-lease, which came with pilots and cabin crew,” said an airline official. He added that pre-Covid, in March 2019, the airline operated a fleet of 120 aircraft. . The reduction will be limited to non-operational personnel and will therefore not include pilots and cabin crew.