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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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Lufthansa reveals third 747-8i route

Lufthansa has announced its third route to be upgraded to 747-8i equipment, and the selection is Bangalore, India. The city, known as the IT business centre of India, will receive daily 747-8i service effective 13th September. Schedule: LH754 FRA BLR 1215 0030+1 74H D LH755 BLR FRA 0230 0825 74H D Lufthansa’s 747-8i aircraft are […]

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SpiceJet to Kabul

SpiceJet, the Indian LCC, effective is beginning service to Kabul, Afghanistan. The Afghan capital becomes the fourth overseas destination for the airline. It will operate a three times weekly service to Kabul from Delhi. Schedule: SG21 DEL KBL 0920 1020 737 246 SG22 KBL DEL 1120 1420 737 246

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IndiGo Expands Internationally with the Addition of Three New Routes

IndiGo, the Indian LCC, will be expanding its international routes from August with the addition of three new routes to Dubai, and the increase of Bangkok flights. An IndiGo aircraft at Bengaluru International Airport (BLR) – © Anirudh Emani The carrier’s existing Delhi – Dubai route will receive its second daily flight with effect from […]

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Kenya Airways to launch Delhi flights

Kenya Airways has announced that effective 15th May, it will be launching flights to New Delhi in India. Delhi will be the airline’s second Indian destination following Mumbai. Given the airline’s focus on North Asia, and following on from Ethiopian Airlines’ Addis Ababa – Delhi – Hangzhou route, it might not be suprising if it […]

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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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IndiGo to Kathmandu

 Indian low cost carrier, IndiGo, from 28th October launches daily flights to Kathmandu from Delhi. Schedule below 6E 031 DEL 1055 – 1300 KTM 320 D 6E 032 KTM 1400 – 1550 DEL 320 D  The airline has been on an international expansion drive, since it received authority to operate internationally middle of this year.

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Air India to increase capacity on Delhi – Singapore

Air India effective 1st December will be increasing capacity on the Delhi – Singapore route. The airline will be upgrading the route from a daily Airbus A319 to a daily Boeing 777-300ER. AI380 DEL 0005 – 0805 SIN 77W D AI381 SIN 0915 – 1230 DEL 77W D

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IndiGo launches first international service

 IndiGo Airlines yesterday launched international operations with its first international flight from India. Flight 6E from Delhi to Dubai carried 162 passengers on board and departed 8 minutes ahead of time, and arrived in Dubai 9 minutes earlier than scheduled.  IndiGo is the fifth airline to operate on the busy Delhi – Dubai route and […]

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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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