While the formal release from the regulator is awaited, a sum of daily numbers show that December 2022 passenger numbers missed the Dec'19 numbers by a whisker
This title is odd, no doubt. No matter how much interest I have in military matters - this is not a blog about the military. Possibly the last blog post of the year is about pouring my thoughts out instead of analysing a route, network or airline. As Akasa Air expands and I write intermittently … Continue reading You can’t take a gun in a battle of tanks
The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) declared the summary for domestic traffic in India for the month of November. One crore sixteen lakh domestic passengers took to the air in November, which is 2.3% more than the previous month and 11% more than November 2021. The numbers are just 9.8% short of November 2019 … Continue reading IndiGo makes an On-Time comeback to reclaim the top spot
As November comes to a close, the month has seen the highest ever domestic passenger numbers recorded post COVID lockdown in India. However, I was closely tracking data for October and waiting for the regulator to declare the granular data for October. The summary for October was about Air India topping the OTP charts but … Continue reading Eleven thousand passengers separated Air India and Vistara in October – Will AI push Vistara out in November?
I had the privilege of attending the Airbus Summit 2022 in Toulouse in Munich on Nov 30 and Dec 01, 2022. This was a follow up to last year's summit which was primarily held online due to the pandemic situation. The summit was special in more ways than one. First, it allowed the global aviation … Continue reading Airbus Summit 2022 – Sustainable Future