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Kingfisher Airlines’ license suspended

The Indian DGCA announced today, that it has suspended the license (AOC) of cash-strapped Kingfisher Airlines (IATA: IT). The airline was asked by the regulator earlier this month to submit an explanation on why its AOC should not be revoked, after its engineers and pilots went on strike in late September. The airline is several […]

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Maldivian adds A320, to launch new international routes

Maldivian (IATA: Q2), (Island Aviation Services) the national airline of Maldives, has added an Airbus A320 to its fleet and will be shortly launching three new international destinations. Photo credit: YPspotter32 The airline will be launching new service to Chennai and Mumbai in India, and Dhaka in Bangladesh. It’s first Airbus A320, pictured above, will […]

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Druk Air to launch Mumbai service

Apologies for the lack of content this week. This blog should be back to normal from next week. Bhutan’s national carrier appears to be planning to launch service to Mumbai, as per a recent GDS update. The airline plans to start twice weekly service between Paro and Mumbai from 15th May on board Airbus A319 […]

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Gulf Air to introduce flat beds on Airbus A321s

 Gulf Air from Summer 2012 will be introducing flat bed seats on its Airbus A321 aircraft. The new seating configuration will feature 8 Business Class flat bed seats and 161 Economy class seats. The new aircraft will feature IFE on all classes and will be used to a range of regional routes.  The new A321 […]

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QANTAS Announces Additional Route Cuts

Qantas Airways has announced a number of additional route cuts from Summer, as part of its ongoing restructuring efforts. The affected routes include.. – Auckland – Los Angeles, Airbus A330 service – Singapore – Mumbai, Airbus A330 service This would cut Qantas’ only link with India, although Los Angeles would continue to be served with […]

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IndiGo to Start Mumbai-Muscat and Singapore services

IndiGo, the Indian low cost carrier, will launch services to Muscat and Singapore from Mumbai effective 10th October 2011. Mumbai – Muscat Service operates four times per week. 6E081 BOM MCT 2125 2245 320 1345 6E082 MCT BOM 0005 0415 320 2456 Mumbai – Singapore Service operates daily, with the return flight being operated with […]

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Singapore Airlines Network Changes Winter 2011/12

 Singapore Airlines has announced the following changes to its route network in the Northern Winter season of 2011 & 2012 (30th Oct to 24th Mar). Photo by Juergen Lehle  All of the following changes are for routes out of Singapore and are effective 30th October 2011. Ahmedabad  Flights will increase to thrice weekly from the […]

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SriLankan Reducing Mumbai Flights from Winter

According to the present schedules display, SriLankan Airlines appears to be reducing its flights to Mumbai, BOM effective the start of the northern Winter season. UPDATE: The airline has brought forward the reduction. UL145/6 which is presently operating thrice weekly will be cut to twice weekly from July and will be cancelled from August. This […]

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IndiGo to go international from September

Indian low cost carrier IndiGo (IATA:6E) will be launching international service from September 2011, becoming the sixth international airline of India. IndiGo (per April 2011 data) controls a 19.7% share of the Indian aviation market, holding the third spot – even higher than Air India. IndiGo will be initially launching its international services out of […]

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Routes of The Week 20-26 February

Airline Type Route Frequency A/C Type Validity Etihad increase Abu Dhabi – Beijing 5 weekly > Daily A330-200 eff 2 Jul Oman Air increase Muscat – Colombo 5 > 6 weekly EQV eff 1 Jun China Eastern increase Qingdao – Nanjing – SIN 3w > Daily A319 eff 27 Mar Emirates cancellation Dubai – Tripoli […]

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