Last week (Jan 21, 2022), the DG - CISF (Central Industrial Security Force) wrote to Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS) requesting for reminding airlines to strictly enforce the one hand bag per passenger rule, which is a two decade old rule. This comes on the back of long queues at security, especially at major … Continue reading One handbag rule – potential to make money for some, lose money for others
I follow the India - UK market closely for many reasons. It was one of the first international markets that I got to see closely from within an airline and work towards doing changes on the domestic feeder for it and it is one market which has a very different if not complex BASA (Bilateral … Continue reading These two airlines are vying the India UK market beyond the metros
IndiGo - India's largest carrier by fleet and domestic market share has been on a fleet renewal spree. It has been persistent with its efforts to withdraw the A320ceo's from its fleet and replace them with A320neo family - both A321neo and the A320neo - over 500 of which are yet to be delivered to … Continue reading This airline has come up with (mostly) former IndiGo A320s !
Effective January 05, 2022, the West Bengal government has put restrictions on flights arriving into the state from Delhi and Mumbai. Flights to West Bengal from Delhi and Mumbai will be allowed only on three days of the week. These days have been fixed as Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. This is in addition to the … Continue reading West Bengal restricts flights, passengers and airlines look for loop holes
After many orders for the Network Thoughts baggage tags, we came up with NetworkThoughts bookmarks which had airport codes of 40+ top airports in the country. The baggage tag prices were to go up from April 2020 - after being on sale since January 2019! But then came the lockdown! The last few months have … Continue reading Baggage Tags and Bookmarks on sale again!