GoAir announces launch of Abu Dhabi, its 4th International operations

Indian low cost carrier GoAir has announced flights to Abu Dhabi from Kannur, effective 1st of March 2019. This will be the airline’s fourth international destination, having started international flights in October with launch of Phuket, Male and Muscat. The airline currently connects Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru and Kannur to international destinations. The airline will start … Continue reading GoAir announces launch of Abu Dhabi, its 4th International operations

GoAir goes daily to Phuket from Bengaluru, Delhi and Mumbai

Indian low cost carrier (LCC) Go Air, which started flying international from 11th October has upped the frequency of its flights to Phuket to Daily from three destinations in India – Mumbai, Delhi and Bengaluru. The airline started twice a week to Phuket from Delhi and thrice a week from Mumbai and was soon joined … Continue reading GoAir goes daily to Phuket from Bengaluru, Delhi and Mumbai

GoAir firms contract for 72 A320neo aircraft, doubles order to 144

GoAir, a Wadia Group company, has penned a firm contract for 72 A320neo aircraft following its Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed during the Farnborough International Airshow. The agreement reached on 30thDecember 2016, doubles GoAir’s firm order book for the aircraft type to 144. The airline has taken delivery of 4 A320neo from its original contract … Continue reading GoAir firms contract for 72 A320neo aircraft, doubles order to 144

Air India connects Pune to Chandigarh

National carrier Air India (IATA:AI, ICAO: AIC) tweeted the launch of new flights yesterday becoming the first airline to announce expansion in 2017. The Star Alliance member will start services between Mumbai (BOM) & Chandigarh (IXC), Chandigarh & Pune (PNQ), Mumbai & Amritsar (ATQ) and Amritsar & Nanded (NDC). The new flights will be progressively … Continue reading Air India connects Pune to Chandigarh

Spicejet tops Load Factor Charts, as IndiGo continues to gain market share

While reviewing the numbers for March – I had predicted that airlines could cross the 90% mark in Load Factors in May and the airline to do it could well be Spicejet. (Jet Airways leads fight back against IndiGo in March as market continues to grow at 20% ) Indeed it was Spicejet which topped … Continue reading Spicejet tops Load Factor Charts, as IndiGo continues to gain market share

Go Air cancelling key sectors from June to August – Is it just pilot crunch or more?

The Wadia group owned Mumbai headquartered airline Go Air which has been in the news recently for exodus of pilots has reduced flights in June and July. This comes at a backdrop of already reduced operations in April and May. I had tweeted about how the airline saw lower departures at both Mumbai and Delhi … Continue reading Go Air cancelling key sectors from June to August – Is it just pilot crunch or more?