Why would have IndiGo opted for Delhi and Mumbai for Istanbul operations?

IndiGo - the largest carrier in the country by fleet and domestic market share, is taking a big leap. Starting February 01, 2023, the airline will operate a wet-leased B777-300ER aircraft between Delhi and Istanbul - the hub of Turkish Airlines, from whom the plane has been wet-leased. For an airline that propagated the single … Continue reading Why would have IndiGo opted for Delhi and Mumbai for Istanbul operations?

Azal to start Mumbai operations this weekend, moved to BYOD concept

Azerbaijani national carrier – Azerbaijan Airlines also known as AZAL is launching flights to Mumbai, starting Saturday, November 12, 2022. Mumbai will be the second destination in India for the airline, after returning to Delhi this August. The airline had launched India operations in June 2019. The Air Services Agreement (ASA) between the two countries … Continue reading Azal to start Mumbai operations this weekend, moved to BYOD concept

Analysis: Vistara’s Coimbatore foray

Vistara - the TATA - SIA Joint Venture, will launch flights to Coimbatore, gradually starting May 20. Coimbatore will be the 31st destination for the airline. The airline will operate daily flights to the city from Delhi and Mumbai effective 20 May and 27 May 2022 respectively; and double daily connectivity from Bengaluru starting 03 … Continue reading Analysis: Vistara’s Coimbatore foray

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