West Bengal restricts flights, passengers and airlines look for loop holes

Effective January 05, 2022, the West Bengal government has put restrictions on flights arriving into the state from Delhi and Mumbai. Flights to West Bengal from Delhi and Mumbai will be allowed only on three days of the week. These days have been fixed as Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. This is in addition to the … Continue reading West Bengal restricts flights, passengers and airlines look for loop holes

Vistara expands its wide body foot print, to launch flights to Tokyo in June

Vistara, the TATA-SIA joint venture is expanding and this time to the east. The airline will launch once a week flights to Tokyo Haneda starting June 16, 2021. The flights will be operated by Boeing B787-9 Dreamliner aircraft, two of which are part of its fleet with four more on firm order - one of … Continue reading Vistara expands its wide body foot print, to launch flights to Tokyo in June

American Airlines opens reservations for New York – Delhi flight

Oneworld founding member American Airlines has announced expansion to India. The airline intends to operate thrice a week flights between New York - JFK and New Delhi starting October 31, 2021. The airline will deploy the B777-200 aircraft for the mission. The airline will increase the frequency to Daily to cater to the peak holiday … Continue reading American Airlines opens reservations for New York – Delhi flight

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

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