Spiceje operated its maiden charter flight to Georgia flying 176 students from Chennai to Tbilisi.
The airline flew another charter flight to Georgia from Kochi on October 11 for 174 Indian students.
Spicejet’s flight from Chennai departed at 0410 IST and reached Tbilisi at 1155 (local time). The airline’s second charter flight departed from Kochi at 0345 IST and reached Georgia at 1155 am (local time) the same day.
Spicejet has played a key role in repatriating Indians and foreign nationals during these times of the pandemic. The airline has repatriated more than 1,60,000 stranded Indian and foreign nationals to and from countries such as UK, Italy, Canada, Philippines, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Russia, Netherlands, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Qatar, Lebanon, Bangladesh, Maldives, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan and Sri Lanka.
The airline has also operated more than 8,200 cargo flights and transported over 60,000 tons of cargo – carrying medicines and medical equipment and fruits and vegetables to all corners of India and the world since March 25, 2020.