Cargo rescues Indian airlines as humans remain hesitant to fly during a pandemic

Niharika Sharma
Cargo rescues Indian airlines as humans remain hesitant to fly during a pandemic

India’s domestic carriers are making desperate attempts to stay afloat during the Covid-19 slump. On May 28, low-cost airline SpiceJet said it has converted three of its Bombardier Q400 passenger aircraft into freighters. Other airlines are also considering the same move, industry sources told Quartz.