Thursday, March 30, 2017

Air India launches direct flight to Washington

National carrier Air India today announced the launch of its non-stop flight service to Washington from here, beginning July 7.

The Delhi-Washington flight will be operated thrice a week with a Boeing 777-200 LR plane, the Air India said in a statement.

The bookings for the new flight commenced on March 27, the airline said, adding more than one-fourth of the seats has already been reserved.

"80 seats have been booked," the statement said.
30/03/17 PTI/Money Control