Spicejet in talks with planemakers over long-haul options


By Victoria BryanFARNBOROUGH, England (Reuters) - Indian budget airline Spicejet is in talks with aircraft makers over planes that would help its ambitions to fly long-haul, the carrier's chairman said on Monday. "We would dearly like to take passengers to Europe and the United States," Ajay Singh, chairman and managing director of Spicejet, said at an airline panel during the Farnborough Airshow.

"The question is the cost. Can we put enough seats in to get some of the advantages of short-haul low cost? Is there a model out there that we can.

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