Why would have IndiGo opted for Delhi and Mumbai for Istanbul operations?

IndiGo – the largest carrier in the country by fleet and domestic market share, is taking a big leap. Starting February 01, 2023, the airline will operate a wet-leased B777-300ER aircraft between Delhi and Istanbul – the hub of Turkish Airlines, from whom the plane has been wet-leased. For an airline that propagated the single … Continue reading Why would have IndiGo opted for Delhi and Mumbai for Istanbul operations?

More destinations from Mumbai, higher capacity from Delhi – A look at Vistara’s international operations

The first day of the year saw some chatter on social media about Vistara’s entry into Mauritius and Kenya (Nairobi) from Mumbai. The TATA – SIA JV will be merged with Air India in a deal which will see the Singapore Airlines group have 25.1% ownership of Air India. The deadline for this merger is … Continue reading More destinations from Mumbai, higher capacity from Delhi – A look at Vistara’s international operations

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

Vistara to add flights to Bangkok from Mumbai from Aug 05

Vistara – the TATA – SIA group JV, is adding flights to Bangkok. The announcement had come in early July while flights start August 05, 2022. The airline will operate five flights a week to Bangkok from Mumbai. The airline currently serves Bangkok from its Delhi hub. The airline will deploy its three-class A320neo on … Continue reading Vistara to add flights to Bangkok from Mumbai from Aug 05

LOT Polish restarts flights to India, to launch flights to Mumbai, exhausts rights

Polish carrier LOT Polish airlines announced return to India, as the country opens up scheduled international commercial services starting tomorrow. The airline announced launch of Mumbai – its second destination in India. The airline last served Mumbai in February 1982 and operated flights to Delhi from October 1985 to October 1992, before returning in September … Continue reading LOT Polish restarts flights to India, to launch flights to Mumbai, exhausts rights