June 2022: Sudden drop in traffic as seasonality and high fares set in

The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) declared the traffic statistics for June this afternoon. A total of One crore and Five lakh passengers flew in June 2022. This is a drop of 9.55 lakh over the previous month, which was the best ever since restart of scheduled domestic flights in Indian skies in May … Continue reading June 2022: Sudden drop in traffic as seasonality and high fares set in

IndiGo tries to make the most of peak season, adds flights to Leh and Srinagar for 41 days

On a day when daily domestic passenger numbers fell below the 3-lakh mark,  IndiGo – India’s largest carrier by fleet and domestic market share, announced additional seasonal flights to Srinagar and Leh. The additional flights between Delhi and Srinagar will operate from July 01, 2022 up to August 11, 2022. The additional flights between Delhi … Continue reading IndiGo tries to make the most of peak season, adds flights to Leh and Srinagar for 41 days

May 2022: Air India the only airline to lose passengers in best month since restart

The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) declared the traffic statistics for May this afternoon. A total of 1 crore and 20 lakh passengers flew in May 2022. This is 10 lakh more than the previous month and the best ever month since the restart of scheduled domestic flights in Indian skies in May 2020! … Continue reading May 2022: Air India the only airline to lose passengers in best month since restart

Pantnagar to see more flights from tomorrow

In September 2021, IndiGo launched flights to Gwalior from New Delhi. This meant that the airline got lucrative night parking rights at congested Delhi airport. Since the twin-turboprop aircraft takes longer than a jet to vacate the runway and is slower on approach, it takes up precious slots at airports. This means that a single … Continue reading Pantnagar to see more flights from tomorrow

Kushinagar airport to start services today

Recently inaugurated Kushinagar Airport in Uttar Pradesh will start seeing scheduled services starting today. SpiceJet will be the sole operator on this route connecting Delhi with Kushinagar four times a week and will follow up thrice weekly flights each from Mumbai and Kolkata which begin on December 18, 2021. As per Flightradar24, VT-SUX is scheduled … Continue reading Kushinagar airport to start services today