SpiceJet 737-800. Photo: Courtesy, Boeing. India’s SpiceJet is seeking Reserve Bank of India permission to raise $270 million from Canada’s export finance agency Export Development Canada for aircraft acquisition and expansion of its operations, company officials told wire services in Mumbai. The fast-growing budget carrier operates a modern fleet of 29 Boeing 737-800 and -900ER aircraft, and is adding seven more 737s this year. It also has ordered 30 Bombardier Q400s, ...

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