IndiGo to follow Spicejet into the freighter space

IndiGo - India’s largest carrier by fleet and domestic market share has initiated a freighter programme. The airline is in the process of sourcing four A321ceo aircraft - each of which will be converted from passenger jets to a full freighter configuration. The airline has already issued a Letter of Intent (LoI) with a lessor … Continue reading IndiGo to follow Spicejet into the freighter space

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

These airports have lost connectivity in Winter schedule

The unlikely fallout of COVID19 and the regulated capacity at 60% in the domestic air traffic market has meant that the count of active airports in India has dropped below 100 as the Winter schedule started the previous Sunday. The IATA Northern Winter schedule came into effect on October 25, 2020. Globally, there are two … Continue reading These airports have lost connectivity in Winter schedule

Lock down led to focus on agri and cargo in Indian aviation

India has been in lock down since March 2020. This meant that all scheduled commercial operations were suspended which took a hit on cargo as well. Airlines devised ways to continue cargo operations with Spicejet being on the forefront - converting three Q400 aircraft to freighters by removing seats. Both Spicejet and IndiGo started operating … Continue reading Lock down led to focus on agri and cargo in Indian aviation