SpiceJet has announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Brussels airport for providing seamless transportation of COVID-19 vaccine.

As strategic partners, both SpiceJet and Brussels Airport Company will jointly work with the Government, pharma companies and forwarders to ensure a reliable ecosystem for vaccine delivery in a temperature-controlled environment. Besides, they will also work towards developing and strengthening a direct air link for SpiceJet with Brussels airport.

As part of this association, Brussels airport will be SpiceJet’s first flight point for Europe. The airline’s cargo arm, SpiceXpress, envisions to provide rapid and secure transportation of COVID-19 vaccine from and to Europe and beyond with proper temperature-controlled mechanism under the MoU. Brussels airport will provide assistance to SpiceJet with regards to slots, networking contracts and the like to provide efficient and speedy solution for delivery. Brussels has several years of expertise in the transport of temperature-sensitive products and has recently handled multiple flights carrying the vaccine.