Vistara launches flights to Sharjah

Vistara - the TATA-SIA Joint Venture started flights to Sharjah, UAE today. The flights are being operated as part of the air bubble between India and the United Arab Emirates. In normal circumstances, the airline may have overlooked operating to Sharjah. The premium carrier is well suited to operate to Dubai - with carriers operating … Continue reading Vistara launches flights to Sharjah

IndiGo to connect Agra with Bengaluru, Lucknow and Bhopal this summer

IndiGo - India’s largest carrier by fleet and domestic market share will launch flights to Agra (IATA: AGR, ICAO: VIAG), the tourist hotspot this summer. Agra is one of the seven destinations which the airline has planned to launch between now and May. IndiGo will connect Agra with Bengaluru, Bhopal and Lucknow with Daily flights. … Continue reading IndiGo to connect Agra with Bengaluru, Lucknow and Bhopal this summer

Jharsuguda, Darbhanga and Durgapur – Spicejet’s near monopoly route launches

Spicejet - the second largest low cost carrier in India, will connect Jharsuguda to Mumbai and Bengaluru starting tomorrow. The airline will offer four times a week service to Jharsuguda from Mumbai and Bengaluru while the flights from Delhi will operate Daily.  The airline launched services to Jharsuguda from March 2019 when it launched services … Continue reading Jharsuguda, Darbhanga and Durgapur – Spicejet’s near monopoly route launches

Understanding Aviation: Basics of METAR

This is the fourth article in the “Understanding Aviation” series. The previous ones have covered Network Planning, Route Development and Airport Capacity. This article will talk about METARs. This is officially the fog season in India. From Amritsar to Guwahati, the region is engulfed in dense fog - typically early in the morning. This fog … Continue reading Understanding Aviation: Basics of METAR

GoAir to launch services to Coimbatore and Mangalore

Mumbai headquartered Wadia group owned low cost carrier Go Air is foraying into Coimbatore and Mangalore this month. The pandemic has been a difficult time for the airline industry and more so in India - where there has not been any bail out from the government. Instead, the airline industry has had to be content … Continue reading GoAir to launch services to Coimbatore and Mangalore