In a bid to expand its international operations and strengthens its presence in the Middle-East, India’s leading carrier – IndiGo – today announced the launch of Dammam as its 24th international and 87th overall destination on its network. Having entered the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in 2019, Dammam will be the third destination after Jeddah … Read more

Win-Win opportunities await all the stakeholders in the Civil Aviation Sector

“India, being the third largest domestic Civil Aviation market in the world and showing a robust growth, is poised for greater heights. With the kind of fleet expansion underway, India will soon have about 2000 civil aviation aircrafts in the sky, we will be doubling the number of airports with Airports Authority of India (AAI) … Read more

Amadeus, Air India sign new distribution agreement

The dynamic Indian travel industry has been going through a unique transformation over the last few years. Travel and spending power are both increasing, as are the expectations of Indian travellers. For airlines to ride this wave of growth and reach their potential, the right partnerships with leading global companies will be essential to success. … Read more

Jazeera Airways brings more choices to value-conscious Indian travelers in 2020

Jazeera Airways, Kuwait’s leading low-cost airline, operating out of five cities in India, today announced a series of new services and fare categories applicable from 2020 that aim to give passengers more choices to customize their itinerary as per their needs and budget when travelling to the Middle East, Europe or Asia.   Speaking of … Read more

IndiGo enhances regional connectivity within UP; commences flights connecting Gorakhpur and Prayagraj

IndiGo announced the launch of a daily direct flight connecting Gorakhpur and Prayagraj, in-line with its vision of increasing point-to-point connectivity across Tier II and III cities. The airline will be exclusively operating these flights under the government’s Regional Connectivity Scheme (RCS) on its ATR fleet. IndiGo currently operates daily non-stop flights connecting Gorakhpur with … Read more

Oman to put spotlight on scientific tourism during annular eclipse

Oman’s Ministry of Tourism is set to bring a unique scientific tourism experience to local and international visitors as the 2019 annular eclipse phenomenon is set to occur in the sultanate. The ministry has partnered with the Oman Astronomical Society, which has been working with various institutions, including the Ministry of Endowments and Religious Affairs, … Read more

Somon Air appoints Bird Travels as GSA in India & Starting Online Operations to Delhi

Somon Air, national air carrier of Tajikistan has appointed Bird Travels Private Ltd, the Airline Management Services arm of Bird Group as its local representative in India. The appointment of Bird Travels is a major step by the Airline to build upon its presence in the International arena. Somon Air is planning to commence online operations … Read more

Udan 4.0 to offer priority routes connecting Bilaspur and Ambikapur Airports in Chhattisgarh

Hardeep S Puri, Minister of state (I/C) for Civil Aviation, in a review meeting of UDAN discussed demands received for connectivity of Bilaspur and Ambikapur in Chhattisgarh and said that the Ministry is committed to connect these destinations at the earliest. UDAN 4.0 would focus on routes connecting these airports, he added. UDAN scheme focuses … Read more

Indigo and Qatar Airways sign codeshare agreement to strengthen connectivity

Qatar Airways is pleased to announce it has signed a codeshare agreement with Indigo, India’s largest passenger airline. Sales have started from yesterday with the first codeshare flights to operate from December 18, 2019. This agreement will enable the airline to place its code on Indigo flights between Doha and Delhi, Mumbai and Hyderabad and … Read more

SalamAir launches direct service to Colombo

Oman-based SalamAir has announced direct flight service from Muscat to Colombo, one of the most vibrant cities of Sri Lanka, in a move that enhances the airline’s subcontinent profile. The Colombo route is the airline’s seventh destination in the subcontinent, which includes Dhaka, Kathmandu, Karachi, Multan, Sialkot and Chattogram (Chittagong). The Muscat-Colombo direct route marks … Read more