On the largest plane ever to Kolhapur – demo tour of E195-E2

I have been a big fan of Regional Jets or “Small Narrow Body” as they are now known as. I first got the opportunity to study them in 2011. A lot has changed in the decade since then. From CRJ and E190 to the E2 family of Embraer and the A220, the segment has come … Continue reading On the largest plane ever to Kolhapur – demo tour of E195-E2

Azal to start Mumbai operations this weekend, moved to BYOD concept

Azerbaijani national carrier – Azerbaijan Airlines also known as AZAL is launching flights to Mumbai, starting Saturday, November 12, 2022. Mumbai will be the second destination in India for the airline, after returning to Delhi this August. The airline had launched India operations in June 2019. The Air Services Agreement (ASA) between the two countries … Continue reading Azal to start Mumbai operations this weekend, moved to BYOD concept

Air India gains momentum in September, industry set up for a great winter!

The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) declared the traffic statistics for September this afternoon. Domestic air traffic crossed the 1 crore mark again with 1 crore 3 lakh (103.55 lakh) passengers flying in September 2022. This is an increase of 2.14% over August. However, August had 31 days while September had 30 and thus … Continue reading Air India gains momentum in September, industry set up for a great winter!

Vistara to start flights to Abu Dhabi this saturday

Vistara - the TATA-SIA joint venture will be launching flights to Abu Dhabi - the capital of United Arab Emirates, starting October 01, 2022. The airline had made an announcement to this effect on Aug 24, 2022, allowing it ample time to build loads and market the flight. The airline will be the sixth carrier … Continue reading Vistara to start flights to Abu Dhabi this saturday