Been sitting at the tarmac aboard @flyspicejet flight SG-191 (DEL to BLR) for >45 minutes. Only communication from… https://t.co/7olcYvcv3D
— Ankita Pradhan (@ankitapradhan) 1653008344000
“Due to a technical glitch in SAP, the automatic daily payment could not be processed. The same is being made manually to AAI which has been apprised of the issue. SpiceJet’s flight operations are now continuing normally,” said a SpiceJet spokesperson.
Airlines with weak financials and also significant dues are routinely put on cash-and-carry — meaning denied credit facility — by oil and airport companies. SpiceJet sources claim the airline’s dues to AAI have substantially been cleared in recent past. Comments from AAI were sought and are awaited.