Air India’s quest for 30% clearly indicates a merger with Vistara

Thursday afternoon, Air India unveiled its transformation plan named “Vihaan. AI”. The reactions ranged from calling this a rebranding of Air India to wondering how the airline will climb from 8% ish market share to 30% in five years. More often than not, the context becomes clear after the dust settles and that is exactly … Continue reading Air India’s quest for 30% clearly indicates a merger with Vistara

August 2022: Passenger numbers cross the 1 crore mark again, no impact of capacity cap on SpiceJet

Akasa Air’s first month of operations Vistara loses passengers and market share after a splendid July Air India records better OTP than IndiGo The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) declared the traffic statistics for August this afternoon. Domestic air traffic crossed the 1 crore mark again with 1 crore 1 lakh passengers (101.16 lakh) … Continue reading August 2022: Passenger numbers cross the 1 crore mark again, no impact of capacity cap on SpiceJet

July22: Vistara ascends to number two spot for the first time

The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) declared the traffic statistics for July this afternoon. A total of 97.05 lakh passengers flew in July 2022. This is a drop of 8.07 lakh over the previous month. The drop is in line with seasonality setting in. The lean season starts in the second half of June … Continue reading July22: Vistara ascends to number two spot for the first time

June 2022: Sudden drop in traffic as seasonality and high fares set in

The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) declared the traffic statistics for June this afternoon. A total of One crore and Five lakh passengers flew in June 2022. This is a drop of 9.55 lakh over the previous month, which was the best ever since restart of scheduled domestic flights in Indian skies in May … Continue reading June 2022: Sudden drop in traffic as seasonality and high fares set in

May 2022: Air India the only airline to lose passengers in best month since restart

The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) declared the traffic statistics for May this afternoon. A total of 1 crore and 20 lakh passengers flew in May 2022. This is 10 lakh more than the previous month and the best ever month since the restart of scheduled domestic flights in Indian skies in May 2020! … Continue reading May 2022: Air India the only airline to lose passengers in best month since restart