The aftermath of the closure of Mumbai airport for maintenance works is the skyrocketing of airfares from tier 1 cities to Mumbai. Tickets from cities such as Delhi, Hyderabad, Chennai, and Kolkata to Mumbai show a rise of 22-65%. Bengaluru-Mumbai tickets are the only exception to this hike, where the prices show a dip of 6.5%. A travel website Ixigo estimated that the rise could be calculated as an average... Read More
GoAir has made travelling a cheaper thing this Diwali. It recently announced its latest offer where people who book tickets for travelling this Diwali can book it at a starting price of just Rs 1,296. The offer is applicable to both domestic and international routes. The offer only stands for people who book their flights within a period of 24 hours from the time it started and since it started... Read More
Air India Passengers Might Face Delays and Cancellations as Oil Companies Threaten to Cut Fuel Supply
The troubles for Air India fliers might increase come Friday due to more delays and cancellations. This is because the oil marketing companies which supply jet fuel to Air India have said that they will stop providing fuel to the national carrier starting Friday. As per a new ET report on the matter, these companies will stop providing fuel to Air India at six major airports in the country. The... Read More
GoAir is introducing a new night flight between Delhi and Patna from August 15, 2019. The plane G8 787/792 will connect Patna-Delhi-Hyderabad-Kolkata-Hyderabad-Delhi-Patna route till the commencement of the winter schedule in October 2019. The flight operates in the night hours and will reach Patna at 10.50 pm. The return flight will be at 6.30 am the next day. According to an unnamed GoAir executive, arrangements are made at the Patna... Read More
GoAir has commenced the operation of two daily flights to and fro between Nagpur and Ahmedabad from today. The first flight G8 730 Nagpur to Ahmedabad will depart from Nagpur’s Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar International airport at 8.20 am every day, and will arrive at Ahmedabad airport at 9.50 am. The return flight G8 731 Ahmedabad to Nagpur will leave the airport at 10.20 am and arrive in Nagpur at 11.55... Read More
The full-service carrier Vistara goes eco-friendly by eliminating 200 ml mineral water bottles from its Delhi-Mumbai flight from July 16, 2019. The airline will soon expand the same to its other flights. The airline will now serve water to passengers in paper cups, instead of these use and throw bottles. The initiative will help Vistara significantly reduce single-use plastic bottles. It has kept a 50% reduction target this year. Vistara... Read More
AirAsia India is all set to commence daily direct services on New Delhi – Chandigarh route from August 1, 2019. The flight would leave Delhi airport at 10.40 am every day and would arrive at Chandigarh airport at 11.50 am. The return flight would depart from Chandigarh every day at 12.50 pm and arrive in Delhi at 1.55 pm. AirAsia India also plans to introduce an additional flight on New... Read More
The total count of operational routes under the Ministry of Civil Aviation’s Regional Connectivity Scheme (RCS) Ude Desh ka Aam Naagrik (UDAN) has become 186, with another 12 becoming functional. “12 routes under the Regional Connectivity Scheme (RCS) UDAN have recently become functional. This takes the total operational routes under UDAN to 186 (including eight Tourism RCS routes) of the total 706 sanctioned Routes,” a statement from Civil Aviation Ministry... Read More
Alliance Air, a regional subsidiary of Air India has announced daily flights from Mandakalli airport in Mysuru to Hyderabad, Kochi and Goa starting from 19 July 2019. These flights are launched under the Regional Connectivity Scheme UDAN (Ude Desh Ka Aam Nagrik). The passengers will now have the choice of travelling from Hyderabad to Mysuru and returning the same day with onward options of Kochi, Bengaluru and Goa from Mysuru.... Read More
SpiceJet has commenced service between Guwahati and Dhaka under the International Air Connectivity Scheme (IACS) from 1 July 2019. The flight will depart Guwahati at 11.55 am, while it will leave Dhaka at 2.10 pm every day. The service between Guwahati-Dhaka is the first to fly under the UDAN International scheme. The promotional airfare for a one-way trip between Guwahati and Dhaka costs INR 3,355. The first flight between the... Read More
Air India will fly on the routes of the grounded Jet Airways in five countries, Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said in a written reply to Rajya Sabha. The route allocation is temporary until the end of the summer schedule this year. “Bilateral rights of Jet Airways have been temporarily allocated to Air India/Air India Express till end of summer schedule 2019 for the sectors as follows - India-Dubai... Read More
Vistara has newly added 62 flights to and from Mumbai and Delhi. With the new addition, Vistara now operates direct flights from Mumbai to 10 cities -- Ahmedabad, Chandigarh, Chennai, Varanasi, Amritsar, Bengaluru, Delhi, Goa, Hyderabad and Kolkata. Besides, Vistara has increased the frequency of flights between Mumbai and Kolkata to three times a day. The airline also has increased the daily services on Mumbai – Goa route (twice a... Read More
GoAir has announced flash sale where it offers tickets starting from INR 1399 (all inclusive). The offers are for travel between 15 June 2019 and 31 July 2019. The cheapest flight ticket is on the Bagdogra-Guwahati route starting at INR 1,399. There are several offers below INR 2000 on Bagdogra-Kolkata, Bengaluru-Nagpur, Delhi-Lucknow, Kolkata-Hyderabad; Hyderabad-Ahmedabad; Kolkata-Guwahati; Patna-Ranchi; Jaipur-Ahmedabad; Bengaluru-Kannur; Guwahati-Bagdogra; Kolkata-Bagdogra; Pune-Ahmedabad; Nagpur-Bengaluru; Kolkata-Patna; routes. The booking is open on GoAir... Read More
India’s fastest growing low frills carrier, GoAir has announced its Republic Day Bonanza Sale where it is offering all-inclusive fares for as low as Rs 999 across its 26 domestic or international destinations. This sale which will last for 2 days has been specially introduced by the carrier to celebrate the occasion of Republic Day. This sale will be a good opportunity for the flyers to avail discounts on their... Read More
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