February 24th, 2022 10:57 PM 0 COMMENTS

Vistara Will Increase Its Workforce to 5000, Will Expand Its Fleet Size

As Vistara focuses on growing capacity utilisation, expanding fleet, and improving overall services, the full-service carrier plans to dramatically increase its workforce size to a total of 5,000 people by the end of this year. The airline currently employs roughly 4,000 people. The airline industry is seeing a surge in traffic figures after being severely hurt by the coronavirus pandemic, especially the third wave, which heavily impacted air traffic that... Read More

February 17th, 2022 5:08 PM 0 COMMENTS

Vistara Delhi-Amritsar Flight Returns to Delhi After Facing a Technical Issue

On Thursday, a Vistara flight heading for Amritsar with 146 passengers experienced a technical issue and returned to the Delhi airport shortly after taking off. The technical snag was discovered on flight UK 697 from Delhi to Amritsar, according to a Vistara spokesperson. The pilots chose to fly around as a precaution and landed safely at the International Gandhi International Airport, Delhi. The airline said it was just a cautious... Read More

January 31st, 2022 2:08 PM 0 COMMENTS

Vistara Waives Off Change Fees for One-Time Rescheduling on Direct Bookings Until March 31

India’s full-service carrier Vistara will waive the change fees for one-time rescheduling on all direct bookings with the airline until March 31. Direct bookings are the tickets booked directly with the airline, and hence, this change fee waiver will not be applicable to the air ticket bookings via travel agents or platforms like Cleartrip or MakeMyTrip. Vistara confirms that the airline has witnessed a drastic reduction in ticket booking as... Read More

January 31st, 2022 1:24 PM 0 COMMENTS

There Are No Air India-Vistara Merger Talks, Confirms Vistara Chairman

With Air India privatization, the biggest speculation that churned the internet was about the possible merger of Vistara with Air India. Putting an end to the rumour mill, Tata Singapore Airlines Chairman Bhaskar Bhat confirmed that no such strategic merger talks are in place. In an interview given ET, Bhat said that Tata Group targets to run Air India as a parallel entity alongside Vistara. According to him, any talk... Read More

January 10th, 2022 11:22 PM 0 COMMENTS

Vistara Added 12 New Aircraft in 21 Months Despite the Pandemic

Vistara, a full-service air carrier based out of India added 12 new aircraft to its fleet in the last 21 months. According to a PTI report, the airline has more than 50 aircraft now and 12 of which were added in the last 21 months. Since Vistara’s launch on January 9, 2015, the airline has flown over 30 million passengers in both domestic and international markets. For the unaware, Vistara... Read More

January 6th, 2022 10:54 PM 0 COMMENTS

Vistara Announces Vistara Anniversary Ticket Sale

Vistara, a subsidiary of Tata Sons, is celebrating its ‘7th Anniversary’ with a special discount in tariff for domestic and international travel. Vistara anniversary celebration offer is only valid for 48 hours. The passengers have to book before midnight on January 7 to avail Vistara offer. “In celebration of our 7th Anniversary, we are happy to announce special fares across our domestic and international network. For domestic, one-way all-in fares... Read More

January 3rd, 2022 11:04 PM 0 COMMENTS

Vistara Promotes Its Chief Commercial Officer as the New Chief Executive Officer

Vistara has announced that Vinod Kannan has taken over as the airline’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Kannan succeeded Leslie Thng, who served as CEO from July 16, 2017, to December 31, 2021, according to a statement from the carrier. “I am honoured to be given the opportunity to carry forward the momentum that Mr Leslie Thng has built during his time at Vistara. I look forward to continuing strengthening Vistara’s... Read More

December 27th, 2021 9:00 PM 0 COMMENTS

Airlines’ Outstanding Payments to AAI Doubled Between January 2020 to October 2021

According to an internal document of the Airports Authority of India (AAI), the dues for four major domestic airlines — AirAsia India, IndiGo, SpiceJet, and Go First — have doubled between January 2020 and October 2021. On the other hand, Air India remains the domestic airline with the highest debt to the AAI. According to the records, Air India owes the AAI Rs 2,362.36 crore as of October 31, 2021,... Read More

December 15th, 2021 9:42 PM 0 COMMENTS

Air Mauritius Announces Through Fare on Air India and Vistara

Air Mauritius, the flagship airline of Mauritius, has announced through fares on its two Indian partner airlines Air India and Vistara. Thus, passengers can take a single ticket for a journey that involves connecting flights on two or more flights. The baggage will be checked at the departing airport and collected only at the final destination. Passengers from over 25 Indian cities can book connecting flights through Air India/Vistara to... Read More

December 9th, 2021 5:24 PM 0 COMMENTS

Air India, Vistara Receive Show-Cause Notice for Flouting COVID-19 Guidelines for International Passengers

The government authorities have issued show-cause notices to two prominent airlines Air India and Vistara, for not complying with international passenger boarding guidelines issued by the Central Government for international passengers.  In the wake of the emerging Omicron threat, flouting of norms in this regard is a serious concern. According to the authorities, four international passengers – one Air India passenger and three Vistara passengers – were allowed to board... Read More

November 27th, 2021 2:31 PM 0 COMMENTS

Vistara Announces Mumbai-Singapore Flights Under VTL Scheme

Soon after the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) and the Ministry of Civil Aviation of India announced the opening of quarantine-free travel under the Vaccinated Travel Lane (VTL) scheme, India’s full-service carrier Vistara published its schedule for Singapore-Mumbai flights. Vistara will resume operations under the VTL scheme from November 29. Vistara will operate its Airbus A320neo/A321neo five times a week between the two destinations. The all-inclusive, round-trip fare between... Read More

November 21st, 2021 9:01 PM 0 COMMENTS

Vistara Warns About the Long-Standing Suspension of Scheduled International Flights

As the worst phase of the pandemic fades away and it finally seems like that the operations of the aviation sector look to come back to normalcy, Indian Airline Vistara has said that prolonged suspension of international flights to and from India is hampering the operations of many Indian Airlines. The airlines also added that it is affecting the financial health of these companies and it is too early to... Read More

November 18th, 2021 10:53 PM 0 COMMENTS

Indian Airlines Foresees a Bright Future but Might Face a Few Challenges

The unprecedented turn of events that took place due to the Covid-19 pandemic had a devastating impact on almost every industry that was based upon contact and the aviation industry was no exception. But now things seem to be turning a leaf as the world seems to be returning to a bit of normalcy. The travel restrictions around the globe are easing and passengers are becoming confident again to travel.... Read More

November 8th, 2021 1:05 PM 0 COMMENTS

Vistara Paris-Delhi Non-Stop Flights Started

Under the air bubble agreement between India and Europe, Vistara has commenced a new non-stop flight service between Paris and Delhi. On Sunday, Vistara operated its first flight from Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport to Charles De Gaulle airport, Paris. According to a PTI report, the full-service carrier will operate two flights a week between the said route on Sunday and Wednesday. Vistara will be using the Boeing 787-9... Read More

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