Bangladesh Navy Ship Prottoy visits Mumbai

NEW DELHI: Bangladesh Navy Ship (BNS) Prottoy is on a two day visit to Mumbai. The ship commanded by Captain Ahamed Amin Abdullah with a crew of 137 personnel is docked at Mumbai Port Trust. Due to COVID-19 imposed restrictions, routine courtesy call-ons, social get togethers, exchange visits and other sports fixtures between the visitors […]

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SpiceJet to start Mumbai-Male flights from Thursday

NEW DELHI: SpiceJet on Monday said it will start operating flights on Mumbai-Male route in a phased manner from December 24. These flights will operate under the bilateral air bubble arrangement established between India and the Maldives, the airline said in a press release. It will deploy its Boeing 737 aircraft on this route, the […]

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United Airlines launches new daily Delhi-Chicago non-stop service

NEW DELHI: US-based United Airlines on Saturday launched its new daily non-stop service between Delhi and its hometown hub of Chicago. Accordingly, these daily flights will be operated by a Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft. “With the introduction of this new route, United will operate four daily non-stop flights from India,” the airline said in a […]

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Vistara to operate more flights from Delhi, Mumbai to Goa as demand rises

NEW DELHI: Vistara will operate more flights to Goa from Delhi and Mumbai from Sunday as there has been a “positive response and demand” on these sectors, said a senior airline official on Wednesday. The airline plans to operate two more weekly flights on the Delhi-Goa route and one more weekly flight on the Mumbai-Goa […]

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Virgin Atlantic to launch services from Delhi, Mumbai to Manchester

NEW DELHI: UK-based Virgin Atlantic on Thursday said it will launch services from Delhi and Mumbai to Manchester. “Flying three times a week from Mumbai to Manchester beginning in December and twice weekly from Delhi starting in January, these new services will go on sale on 20th October and will complement the airline’s existing services […]

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SpiceJet to start daily flights to Darbhanga from Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru

NEW DELHI: SpiceJet on Monday announced the launch of daily flight services connecting Darbhanga with key metros of Delhi, Mumbai and Bengaluru starting November 8. Darbhanga, which was bagged by SpiceJet under UDAN -II, will be the airline’s 13th destination under the Centre’s Regional Connectivity Scheme and 55th destination on the airline’s domestic network. “SpiceJet […]

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Domestic flights resume after two months: Delhi’s first departure is to Pune and Mumbai’s first to Patna

NEW DELHI: Indian skies will open up for domestic passenger services from Monday after a gap of two months, with Delhi-Pune and Mumbai-Patna flights being among the first to take off, aviation industry sources said. All scheduled commercial passenger flights have been suspended since March 25 when the government imposed a nationwide lockdown to curb […]

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GoAir cancels several domestic flights citing aircraft, cockpit crew crunch

NEW DELHI: The airline carrier GoAir has cancelled around 18 domestic flights from major cities including New Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Kolkata and Patna due to non-availability of aircraft and adequate cockpit crew, a source said. “GoAir has cancelled flights 18 flights from Mumbai, Goa, Bengaluru, Delhi, Srinagar, Jammu, Patna, Indore and Kolkata on Monday. The […]

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Air India mulls launching Mumbai-London Stansted service

NEW DELHI: Disinvestment-bound national carrier Air India is mulling launching a flight service to London Stansted from the country’s financial capital, a senior airline official said. Air India currently operates a flight to Stansted from Amritsar. It also has operations to London Heathrow from Mumbai. British Airways and Virgin Atlantic are the two other airlines […]

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