Vistara announces commercial operations of its B787-9 Dreamliner aircraft on Delhi Mumbai sector

Vistara – the TATA-SIA joint venture took delivery of its first B787-9 Dreamliner aircraft in late February. While this marks a new phase in the growth of the airline which started international operations last year, the gloom and closures surrounding Corona virus has led to the airlines joining others in suspending international operations. The airline … Continue reading Vistara announces commercial operations of its B787-9 Dreamliner aircraft on Delhi Mumbai sector

Vistara’s B787-9 to have 299 seats, bags slots at London Gatwick along with IndiGo

IndiGo – India’s largest carrier by domestic market share and Vistara – India’s only private full-service carrier (FSC) have both bagged slots at London Gatwick. The information comes from initial coordination report and is subject to change. The airport was world’s busiest single runway airport until Mumbai overtook it. London Gatwick is a case study … Continue reading Vistara’s B787-9 to have 299 seats, bags slots at London Gatwick along with IndiGo

Vistara announces its much anticipated aircraft order, opts for Boeing B787-9 for long haul

The last year or so saw large consultancies predict a 100 aircraft order from Vistara before the end of 2017. In the end, the order announcement came today, almost a year later and the order itself is a modest one which has seen the airline, a joint venture of TATA – SIA, give business to … Continue reading Vistara announces its much anticipated aircraft order, opts for Boeing B787-9 for long haul

Taking passenger experience to new level – Etihad’s flagship B787-900

“Welcome onboard, turn right here” or something similar the cabin crew said to us as we stepped into the flagship Boeing 787-900 Dreamliner of Etihad to fly from Abu Dhabi to Mumbai. I had intended to write a combined review of my flight experience from Rome to Mumbai but the fantastic experience I had on … Continue reading Taking passenger experience to new level – Etihad’s flagship B787-900

NokScoot board of directors vote for liquidation of airline

The board of directors at NokScoot has decided to liquidate the company. NokScoot’s shareholders will deliberate the same at a General Meeting to be held in 14 days time. The airline is a Joint Venture between Scoot – a subsidiary of Singapore Airlines and Thailand based Nok Air. The airline started operations in 2014. Thailand … Continue reading NokScoot board of directors vote for liquidation of airline